24 under-the-radar restaurants you must try in Tampa Bay

Maybe its hard to find, out of the way or just looks straight up sketchy, but certain restaurants have a way of…

By CL Staff

Lolis Mexican Cravings
    8005 Benjamin Rd., Tampa, 813-886-7467
    Just of the Waters Avenue drag, down Benjamin Road, the chain restaurants and big box stores begin to fade in favor of houses and one hot pink building, Lolis Mexican Cravings. This hidden gem is serving up some of the best Mexican food in town including, sopes, tamales, tortas, quesadillas and tacos made with your choice of 11 proteins like ribeye, fish, lengua and a vegetarian option.
    Photo via Google Maps
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Restaurant review: Super bowls at Wooden Ladle

Wooden Ladle 3.5 out of 5 stars 3689 Tampa Road #305, Oldsmar. Appetizers: $4-$6; entrees: $9-$12; desserts: $2.50-$3; drinks: $1.75-$5. 813-814-2448; woodenladle.com.…

Wooden Ladle's beef combo phở features sliced beef, brisket and meatballs in a savory, aromatic broth with rice noodles, onions and scallions.
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