15 essential all-you-can-eat restaurants in Tampa Bay

Sometimes, you're just an insatiable bottomless pit, and standard restaurants with basic entrees just won't cut it.  Though the pandemic put the kibosh on most buffets in Tampa Bay, there are still plenty of local restaurants offering all-you-can-eat options.

From Jamaican to  sushi, to Sunday brunch buffet spots , there are a ton of ways to loosen your belt in Tampa Bay. Just remember, only grab as much as you can eat—some places will charge you for your leftovers.
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Nine Spices Hotpot & Korean BBQ
6851 66th St. N, Pinellas Park, 727-350-3772
This cook-it-yourself Korean restaurant features hotpots and tabletop grills in which customers prepare their own meals using raw ingredients such as meat, seafood, vegetables and noodles that are delivered right to their seat via conveyor belt. An all-you-can-eat meal costs around $30 per person. Nine Spices also has a new Clearwater location at 2543 Countryside Blvd. that opened earlier this year.
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Nine Spices Hotpot & Korean BBQ

6851 66th St. N, Pinellas Park, 727-350-3772
This cook-it-yourself Korean restaurant features hotpots and tabletop grills in which customers prepare their own meals using raw ingredients such as meat, seafood, vegetables and noodles that are delivered right to their seat via conveyor belt. An all-you-can-eat meal costs around $30 per person. Nine Spices also has a new Clearwater location at 2543 Countryside Blvd. that opened earlier this year.
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Cafe Waterside
505 Water St., Tampa, 813-221-4900
Located at Tampa Marriott Water Street, Cafe Waterside offers a hearty breakfast buffet that will fill you up and keep you energized throughout your day exploring the city. The endless buffet is open from 6:30 a.m.-11 a.m. and costs $24.95 per person. Don’t forget to grab a freshly-brewed coffee during your visit.
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Cafe Waterside

505 Water St., Tampa, 813-221-4900
Located at Tampa Marriott Water Street, Cafe Waterside offers a hearty breakfast buffet that will fill you up and keep you energized throughout your day exploring the city. The endless buffet is open from 6:30 a.m.-11 a.m. and costs $24.95 per person. Don’t forget to grab a freshly-brewed coffee during your visit.
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Saki Endless Sushi and Hibachi Eatery
11921 Dale Mabry Hwy., Tampa, 813-961-1711
Saki Endless Sushi serves, well, endless sushi. The Asian fusion restaurant charges $23.99 for unlimited sushi rolls of your choice, including signature rolls like Hawaii, Rainbow, Fuji, Volcano and self-named Saki. Make sure you finish all the rolls on your plate or you’ll be charged for each unfinished one. Saki also has dine-in locations in Clearwater and Palm Harbor. 
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Saki Endless Sushi and Hibachi Eatery

11921 Dale Mabry Hwy., Tampa, 813-961-1711
Saki Endless Sushi serves, well, endless sushi. The Asian fusion restaurant charges $23.99 for unlimited sushi rolls of your choice, including signature rolls like Hawaii, Rainbow, Fuji, Volcano and self-named Saki. Make sure you finish all the rolls on your plate or you’ll be charged for each unfinished one. Saki also has dine-in locations in Clearwater and Palm Harbor.
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Umami Endless Sushi & Bar
3942 Tyrone Blvd. N, St. Petersburg, 727-800-2799
St. Pete’s endless sushi spot, Umami, serves a variety of both raw and cooked endless rolls and sashimi. All-you-can-eat lunch costs $19.95 and dinner costs $28.95, beginning at 3 p.m. daily. Leftovers will be charged a la carte, so make sure you're hungry.
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Umami Endless Sushi & Bar

3942 Tyrone Blvd. N, St. Petersburg, 727-800-2799
St. Pete’s endless sushi spot, Umami, serves a variety of both raw and cooked endless rolls and sashimi. All-you-can-eat lunch costs $19.95 and dinner costs $28.95, beginning at 3 p.m. daily. Leftovers will be charged a la carte, so make sure you're hungry.
Photo via Umami/website
Mirage Restaurant
2284 Gulf to Bay Blvd., Clearwater, 727-724-3604
Looking for all-you-can-eat Persian and Mediterranean cuisine? Look no further. Mirage serves both lunch and dinner buffets for $24.99 per person. Lunch buffet is available on weekends from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. and dinner buffet is available on Fridays and weekends from 4 to 9:30 p.m.
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Mirage Restaurant

2284 Gulf to Bay Blvd., Clearwater, 727-724-3604
Looking for all-you-can-eat Persian and Mediterranean cuisine? Look no further. Mirage serves both lunch and dinner buffets for $24.99 per person. Lunch buffet is available on weekends from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. and dinner buffet is available on Fridays and weekends from 4 to 9:30 p.m.
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