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The Best Brunch Spots in Downtown Tampa to Check Out Soon

  • March 05, 2023
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Brunch Spots in Channelside, Water Street & More!

Brunch is undeniably the best meal of the day on weekends–it’s a time to catch up with friends or celebrate a special day while enjoying amazing food.

If you’re looking for brunch spots in Channelside, we’ve got you covered! Brunch is no game, but these would definitely be winners if it were. Here are the top brunch spots in Channelside.

Boulon Brasserie

The perfect spot to bring your family if you’re looking for a weekend plan. Enjoy a delicious meal before heading to the Florida Aquarium, or right after a show or a game at Amalie Arena! We’ve all been raving about their onion soup, by the way. It’s incredible!

Brunch Hours
Saturday–Sunday | 11:00 am – 2:30pm📍1001 Water St, Tampa, FL 33602

Anchor and Brine

There’s nothing like having brunch with your favorite friends and amazing water views. The chocolate praline pie is to DIE for! End a perfect brunch day out with a stroll along the Riverwalk.

Brunch Hours
Saturday–Sunday | 11:00am–4:00pm📍505 Water Street, Tampa, FL 33602

Café Waterside

We honestly love brunch buffets! There’s nothing like serving yourself a perfect omelet from the omelet station with some fruit on the side to welcome the weekend. Catch an early film at the famous Tampa Theatre right after!

Brunch Hours
Friday–Sunday | 6:30am–11:00am
📍 505 Water St, Tampa, FL 33602


Craving an entirely new brunch experience? Order pork bao buns & Japanese chicken & waffles at Haiku! Grab a scooter and explore Downtown Tampa and the Channelside area, or if you prefer bigger wheels, hop on a Coast Bike Share!

Brunch Hours
Sunday | 11:00am–3:00pm
📍 808 N Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602

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📸Yeoman's Cask & Lion

Yeoman's Cask & Lion

British brunch, anyone? Fish and chips are a must-try. Watch a game, unwind, or enjoy a lively conversation with your brunch bunch before heading to the Straz Center for a show.

Dio Modern Mediterranean

We LOVE Mediterranean brunch. Tabouli salad and a Mezze platter to start the day?! Yes, please. Enjoy some quiet time after brunch at John F. Germany Public Library, and welcome a new week with a fresh set of donuts from Local Mini Donut Co.

Brunch Hours
Sunday | 9:00am–3:30pm
📍 519 N Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602

Explore More Brunch in Channelside and Water Street 🥰

Brunch is a lifestyle here in Tampa Bay, so we’re glad to share some of our favorites!  You and your crew are destined for brunch days so perfect, you’ll be eating all weekend. So grab your sunglasses, wake up your friends, and head to one of these top brunch spots in Channelside!

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More Foods to Try in Channelside 😋

Sometimes we crave brunch outside of brunch hours, and guess what? That’s totally okay! If you find yourself craving some delicious cozy foods, head to Sparkman Wharf for some elevated comfort food, any time.

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Contributing curators

Jacky Saunders
  • Daniela Camejo Sanchez

Contributing curators

  • Daniela Camejo Sanchez
    Daniela Camejo Sanchez