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15+ Restaurants at Armature Works You Have to Try

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For a one-stop-shop full of all kinds of delicious dishes, ranging from wood-fired pizzas to vegan chick’n, head on over to Armature Works! With over 15 restaurants at Armature Works, this Tampa hot spot makes for an ideal group dining location…especially if your group has a variety of diets! Here at UNATION, we’ve created a list of 15+ restaurants at Armature Works you have to try, so you can get an overview of the many options offered!

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Armature Works functions as a collaborative space, housing multiple local restaurants, bars, and small businesses. Plus, they have numerous Instagrammable spots around their location… make sure to tag us in any of your photos @stufftodointampabay

AVA

Dough you love pizza as much as we dough?! Enjoy amazing wood-fire pizzas from AVA! This Neapolitan pizzeria serves fresh pizzas curated from the finest Italian flour, topped with Italian tomatoes, and sprinkled with locally sourced mozzarella!

Each pizza comes with various tasty toppings, ranging from caramelized onions to fermented chili. We recommend their prosciutto and arugula pizza for a delicious mix of sweet and spicy flavors! To top it all off, AVA also offers a great lunch special! You can get a pizza and a salad for only $9.99!

Monday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Tuesday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Wednesday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Thursday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Friday | 11:00am–11:00pm
Saturday | 11:00am–11:00pm
Sunday | 11:00am–9:00pm

📍 1910 N. Ola Ave, Tampa, FL 33602

Treat your taste buds to some “not-so-basic empanadas” from Empamamas! This mama of empanadas serves unique empanadas, street food, and tacos. Their most famous empanada, the Tampa Girl, combines the tastes of classic Cuban with the form of an empanada! It comes packed with roasted pork, honey ham, genoa salami, swiss cheese, a pickle, and their special Tampa Girl sauce! Other popular favorites on their menu include their tacos and Bang Bang shrimp!

Monday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Tuesday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Wednesday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Thursday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Friday | 11:00am–11:00pm
Saturday | 11:00am–11:00pm
Sunday | 11:00am–9:00pm

📍 1910 N. Ola Ave, #13, Tampa, FL 33602

Calling all meat-lovers! Butcher N Barbeque serves flavorful cured and house-smoked meats! Their collection of meats come hand-cut, served in made-to-order sandwiches, paired with classic Southern sides, and drizzled with made-from-scratch sauces!

BnB offers various dishes filled with lots of smokey, spicy, and sweet flavors worth exploring! Channel your Southern roots with a traditional pulled pork burger. Keep things sweet by digging into their Honey Hot chicken sandwich. And relish their rack of ribs for a classic bbq feast! Plus, BnB also serves some out-of-this-world nachos!

Monday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Tuesday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Wednesday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Thursday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Friday | 11:00am–11:00pm
Saturday | 8:00am–11:00pm
Sunday | 9:00am–9:00pm

📍 1910 N. Ola Ave, Tampa, FL 33602

Sweeten your day with desserts from Bake’n Babes! This sweet spot in Armature Works serves sweet treats like cookies and ice cream! Their cookies include gooey chocolate chip, Nutella stuffed bites, a colorful fruity pebble delight, and a sleazy brownie cookie! Some of their cookies also come infused with a touch of CBD.

For a frozen dessert option, Bake’n Babes sells two ice cream creations and a customizable shake. Their Taiyaki Cone ice cream takes on a fun and sugar-filled twist on the traditional Japanese street food Taiyaki! Their The Works ice cream, a must-try delight, overflows with color and sweetness, making it a picture-perfect Instagrammable dessert!

Monday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Tuesday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Wednesday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Thursday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Friday | 11:00am–11:00pm
Saturday | 11:00am–11:00pm
Sunday | 11:00am–9:00pm

📍 1910 N. Ola Ave, Tampa, FL 33602

Graze on various breakfast bites throughout the day with help from Graze 1910! Like most of the other restaurants at Armature Works, Graze offers a bunch of favorites! From waffles to tartines, they’ve got everyone’s ideal breakfast dish on their menu.

You can keep it simple with an everything bagel or go all out with an order of their build-your-own bowl! We recommend trying their 1910 Burger! This mouthwatering burger comes with oozy and gooey cheese and pairs best with a side of tots!

Monday | 7:00am–9:00pm
Tuesday | 7:00am–9:00pm
Wednesday | 7:00am–9:00pm
Thursday | 7:00am–9:00pm
Friday | 7:00am–9:00pm
Saturday | 8:00am–9:00pm
Sunday | 9:00am–8:00pm

📍 1910 N. Ola Ave, Tampa, FL 33602

Let’s taco ‘bout tacos! Feast on some Mexican-inspired fare with Muchachas! Their menu includes tacos, burritos, rice and beans, their famous quesabirria tacos, y mas! Their quesabirria tacos are loaded with beef consome, lime, chacha Roja and Verde, monetary jack cheese, white onion, and cilantro! Their dishes come loaded with lots of varying tastes and fresh finds. You can even pick out your desired taco toppings to curate your dream taco! 

Monday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Tuesday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Wednesday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Thursday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Friday | 11:00am–11:00pm
Saturday | 11:00am–11:00pm
Sunday | 11:00am–9:00pm

📍 1910 N. Ola Ave, #14, Tampa, FL 33602

Cheers to refreshing cocktails, delicious drinks, and lots of tasty concoctions! The BAR at Armature serves all kinds of alcoholic and non-alcoholic refreshments. Their bar comes stocked with your favorite beers and provisions! Plus, their talented baristas can whip up a dreamy cocktail!

Each month, they offer a monthly cocktail special! With each order of their monthly specials, a portion of the sales gets donated to charity! We love a good drink and a good cause! Don’t forget to ask for a Riverwalk cup if you plan to sip your drink while perusing the Riverwalk!

Monday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Tuesday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Wednesday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Thursday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Friday | 11:00am–11:00pm
Saturday | 11:00am–11:00pm
Sunday | 11:00am–9:00pm

📍 1910 N. Ola Ave, Tampa, FL 33602

One of the newest restaurants at Armature works, Bento, brings the diverse tastes of Asia under one roof! Sporting dishes from a wide range of Asian countries, Bento offers an array of flavors worth exploring! You can enjoy a peppery meal with their Mongolian entrée. Get a mix of sweet and sour flavors with their pineapple sweet and sour platter. And heat things up with their Pao Pao Spicy Cream special! Bento also serves classic Asian favorites like stir-fry, fried rice, Phad Thai, and lo mein.   

Monday | 12:00pm–9:30pm
Tuesday | 12:00pm–9:30pm
Wednesday | 12:00pm–9:30pm
Thursday | 12:00pm–9:30pm
Friday | 11:30am–10:30pm
Saturday | 11:30am–10:30pm
Sunday | 12:00pm–9:00pm

📍 1910 N. Ola Ave, Tampa, FL 33602

Your best morning buddy – coffee – awaits you at Buddy Brew! For your coffee shop staples and morning savior, head on over to Buddy Brew! This sensational coffee shop reigns as Tampa’s best-known coffee roaster, which makes it no surprise that they’ve got a spot in Armature Works! They’ve got you covered with multiple caffeinated drinks, teas, and more. On top of serving coffee brews and tea, Buddy Brew also serves yummy breakfast bites and pastries! 

Monday | 7:30am–9:00pm
Tuesday | 7:30am–9:00pm
Wednesday | 7:30am–9:00pm
Thursday | 7:30am–9:00pm
Friday | 7:30am–9:00pm
Saturday | 8:00am–9:00pm
Sunday | 9:00am–8:00pm

📍 1910 N. Ola Ave, #8, Tampa, FL 33602

Unwind with a glass of wine paired with Steak Frites from Cru Cellars! They serve wine by the glass and have a wall filled with over 120 wine bottles to choose from! Cru Cellars provides a classy and fun wine-dining experience! They offer flights of wine, a Steak Frites oriented menu, and Farmer Platters packed with warm baguettes, house-made strawberry-basil jam, cornichon, and whole grain mustard!

Transport to an upscale winery in France as you sip on wine and share a charcuterie spread with a lover or friends! Cru Cellars makes for a romantic date night option, elegant brunch spot, and a sophisticated happy hour destination!

Monday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Tuesday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Wednesday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Thursday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Friday | 11:00am–11:00pm
Saturday | 11:00am–11:00pm
Sunday | 11:00am–9:00pm

📍 1910 N. Ola Ave, Tampa, FL 33602

For out-of-this-world ice cream, take off to Astro Ice Cream Co.! At Astros, you select a vessel, choose a flavor to scoop up, add a shot of extra goodness, and blast off with a delicious ice cream treat! Their flavors include classics like vanilla and unique flavors like their Ybor Rum Toasted Coconut Meringue Pie! They even have dairy-free, nut-free, fat-free, and gluten-free scoops!

Astro also serves ice cream sandwiches! Each sandwich comes stuffed with two scoops in between two of their chocolate chip cookies… except for their specialty Cuban Ice Cream Sandwich! The Cuban comes with one scoop of ice cream in between buttered and pressed La Segunda Cuban bread!

Monday | 12:00pm–10:00pm
Tuesday | 12:00pm–10:00pm
Wednesday |12:00pm–10:00pm
Thursday | 12:00pm–10:00pm
Friday | 12:00pm–11:00pm
Saturday | 12:00pm–11:00pm
Sunday | 12:00pm–9:00pm

📍 1910 N. Ola Ave, Tampa, FL 33602

Sushi lovers, this one’s for you! Zukku Sushi serves fresh-made, delectable sushi rolls, burritos, and bowls! Basically, sushi in all kinds of glorious forms! Zukku offers a completely customizable menu, allowing you to select all the tasty bites for your roll, bowl, or burrito. Their customization makes them a top spot – out of the various restaurants at Armature Works – to order from!

Monday | 11:00am–9:30pm
Tuesday | 11:00am–9:30pm
Wednesday | 11:00am–9:30pm
Thursday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Friday | 11:00am–11:00pm
Saturday | 11:00am–11:00pm
Sunday | 11:00am–9:00pm

📍 1910 N. Ola Ave, Tampa, FL 33602

Catch a trip to Cuba by tasting Cuban cuisine from Hemingway’s! Here, you can enjoy a three-course Cuban meal starting with an app and ending with dessert! Start with an appetizer from their collection of treats, ranging from Croquetas to Tostones. For the main course, indulge in a Cuban bowl bursting with beans, plantains, and other delights, or relish a sandwich packed with savory goods! End your meal the best way… with dessert! Hemingway’s offers three decadent desserts: Tres Leches, yuca churros, and a sweet empanada with cinnamon milk dipping sauce!

Monday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Tuesday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Wednesday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Thursday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Friday |  11:00am–12:00am
Saturday | 9:00am–12:00am
Sunday | 9:00am–9:00pm

📍 1910 N. Ola Ave, Tampa, FL 33602

Nourish your body with fresh garden finds from Kipos! This Mediterranean restaurant serves hand-carved gyros, chicken pitas, Greek salads, sweet treats, and traditional snacks, alongside their scratch-made tzatziki and hummus! On Mondays through to Fridays, from 11am – 2pm, you can enjoy a lunch special for $10, consisting of any pita of your choice paired with any side. ! 

Monday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Tuesday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Wednesday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Thursday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Friday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Saturday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Sunday |11:00am–10:00pm

📍 1910 N. Ola Ave, Tampa, FL 33602

Dear fellow plant-based eaters! Dixie Dharma’s the place to go! Dixie Dharma has transformed all your Southern favorites, from fried chicken to pulled pork sandwiches, into delicious plant-based dishes! 

They’ve modified a traditional, pulled pork sandwich into a bbq pulled jackfruit slider and a fried chicken into fried chick’n served with a scratch-made biscuit and comfort fixin’! On their menu, you can also find plant-based mac’n’cheese, slaw dogs, grits, boiled peanuts, bbq jackfruit wet burrito, and an assortment of sandwiches!  

Monday | 7:30am–10:00pm
Tuesday | 7:30am–10:00pm
Wednesday | 7:30am–10:00pm
Thursday | 7:30am–10:00pm
Friday | 7:30am–11:00pm
Saturday | 8:00am–10:00pm
Sunday | 9:00am–9:00pm

📍 1910 N. Ola Ave, Tampa, FL 33602

Take in one of the best views of downtown Tampa at a rooftop bar at Armature Works! M. Bird serves fancy cocktails at the height of a bird’s flight! From their stunning views to thirst-quenching refreshers, M. Bird provides a must-try experience to enjoy!

Cozy up on one of their couches with a mojito or drink on the rocks, as you witness a waterfront scene with the city dazzling in the background! Soak in the refreshing waterside breeze as you unwind and dine on shareable platters! And start the party with a rum concoction accompanied by live music, all at M. Bird!

Monday | 5:00pm–12:00am
Tuesday | 5:00pm–12:00am
Wednesday | 5:00pm–12:00am
Thursday | 5:00pm–1:00am
Friday | 3:00pm–2:00am
Saturday | 12:00pm–2:00am
Sunday | 12:00pm–11:00pm

📍 1903 Market St, Tampa, FL 33602

Catch the sunset right by the water at Stones Throw! This adorable Armature Works restaurant lives along the Riverwalk, providing waterfront dining and seafood dishes. They serve raw oysters, fresh catches, and craft cocktails! For taco Tuesdays, Stones Throw offers all-day taco specials, including $5 tap cocktails and $3 tacos!

Monday | 11:00am–11:00pm
Tuesday | 11:00am–11:00pm
Wednesday | 11:00am–11:00pm
Thursday | 11:00am–11:00pm
Friday | 11:00am–1:00am
Saturday | 11:00am–1:00am
Sunday | 11:00am–10:00pm

📍 304 W. 7th Ave, Tampa, FL 33602

Oak and Ola, one of the two sit-down restaurants at Armature Works, provides a timeless dining space that serves EuroAmerican cuisine! This cozy dining spot offers seasonal dishes and stunning craft cocktails. Everything through their doors makes for a great Instagram picture, from their industrial interior to their well-plated dishes and colorful libations!

Monday | 11:00am–3:00pm & 5:00pm–10:00pm
Tuesday | 11:00am–3:00pm & 5:00pm–10:00pm
Wednesday | 11:00am–3:00pm & 5:00pm–10:00pm
Thursday | 11:00am–3:00pm & 5:00pm–10:00pm
Friday | 11:00am–3:00pm & 5:00pm–11:00pm
Saturday | 11:00am–3:00pm & 5:00pm–11:00pm
Sunday | 11:00am–3:00pm & 5:00pm–10:00pm

📍 1910 N. Ola Ave, Tampa, FL 33602

Steelbach, the other sit-down restaurant, provides a traditional steakhouse dining experience with a Southern twist! They’ve combined Southern hospitality and cuisine with a classic chophouse. Steelbach offers breakfast bites, brunch, hearty lunch platters, dinner, and desserts! Their menu includes dishes ranging from shrimp and grits to NY strips! They even serve shareable platters for those dining with large groups!

Monday | 11:30am–10:00pm
Tuesday | 11:30am–10:00pm
Wednesday | 11:30am–10:00pm
Thursday | 11:30am–10:00pm
Friday |11:30am–12:00am
Saturday | 9:30am–12:00am
Sunday | 9:30am–10:00pm

📍 1910 N. Ola Ave, Tampa, FL 33602

Restaurants at Armature Works & More!

Get your fixing and tasty treats at one of the many restaurants at Armature Works! This one-stop shop for food offers an array of dishes ranging from tacos to sushi!

To explore more places in and around Tampa Bay, make sure to check out our Instagram, Facebook, Youtube, and TikTok!  

Serafina Besecker

Serafina Besecker

Serafina is a blogger and author for the Stuff to Do in Tampa Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do in the Tampa area, download the UNATION app and follow @StufftoDoinTampa on Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, Pinterest, and TikTok.

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