April 12, 2019

24 essential St. Pete area restaurants that aren’t on Central Avenue

Don't us get wrong, Central Avenue in St. Pete is a culinary destination in itself, but there's tons of eateries worth exploring in the surrounding area. Here are a few of our favorite Pinellas County restaurants.

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The Avenue  
330 1st Ave S, St. Pete, 727-851-9531
Just off central, this place is a dtsp hotspot with massive burgers. Close walk to Park & Rec to play some giant beer pong and big jenga.
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The Avenue

330 1st Ave S, St. Pete, 727-851-9531
Just off central, this place is a dtsp hotspot with massive burgers. Close walk to Park & Rec to play some giant beer pong and big jenga.

Photo via The Avenue/Facebook
Blue Fugu  
14615 Gulf Blvd, St Pete, 727-367-6762
Featuring two unique concepts – the Japanese Hibachi Grill and a full Sushi Bar – all under one roof, Blue Fugu will offer you the chance to experience the finest in Japanese cuisine,
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Blue Fugu

14615 Gulf Blvd, St Pete, 727-367-6762
Featuring two unique concepts – the Japanese Hibachi Grill and a full Sushi Bar – all under one roof, Blue Fugu will offer you the chance to experience the finest in Japanese cuisine,

Photo via Blu Fugu
Cajun Cafe On The Bayou  
128 3rd St S, St Pete, 727-546-6732
A shack by the water serving up cajun dishes with craft brews. Could it get any better?
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Cajun Cafe On The Bayou

128 3rd St S, St Pete, 727-546-6732
A shack by the water serving up cajun dishes with craft brews. Could it get any better?

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Stella’s   
3119 Beach Blvd S, Gulfport, 727-498-8950
Established in 2009, this waterfront eatery caters to tourists and locals providing tasty breakfasts all day. Because this spot is so popular, they will soon be moving to a larger location.
Photo via Google Maps

Stella’s

3119 Beach Blvd S, Gulfport, 727-498-8950
Established in 2009, this waterfront eatery caters to tourists and locals providing tasty breakfasts all day. Because this spot is so popular, they will soon be moving to a larger location.

Photo via Google Maps
Red Mesa Cantina  
128 3rd St S, St Pete, 727-896-8226
With Mexican cuisine at its heart, Red Mesa Cantina blends Latin and Caribbean kitchen traditions to create a menu of classics that deliver bold, fresh flavors.
Photo via Red Mesa/Facebook

Red Mesa Cantina

128 3rd St S, St Pete, 727-896-8226
With Mexican cuisine at its heart, Red Mesa Cantina blends Latin and Caribbean kitchen traditions to create a menu of classics that deliver bold, fresh flavors.

Photo via Red Mesa/Facebook

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