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1810 N Highland Ave, Tampa, FL 33602-2605
+1 813-999-4952
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1810 N Highland Ave, Tampa, FL 33602-2605
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Reviewed yesterday

I've heard such rave reviews from others and was really looking forward to our visit. The setting, the atmosphere inside, and the food all lived up to the hype! I was actually a little surprised that the service wasn't better. After we were sat, it...More

Thank elgatobrooks
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The menu has a lot to offer to meet everyone’s taste buds. For me the ice cream for dessert is why I like coming here. The ice cream is made at the restaurant. 2 scoops is a must.

Thank 7,112
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Food and service was exceptional. Meatloaf, seafood risotto were delicious! Totally reccomend this place! Beautiful location as well

Thank Oldman13
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Ulele is both an eating establishment and theatre! The huge grill just has to be seen the be believed- with a mass of cooks working it from all sides and a huge overhead smoke extractor hood. Make sure you get up to the mezzanine level...More

Thank 834roger
Reviewed 1 week ago

My first visit was a birthday lunch with a friend. The location and ambiance immediately brought a sense of calm and happiness. The food was a bit pricey but it was fresh and seasoned well. The parking lot was about a 5 minute walk, but...More

Thank Connie I
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the yellow fin tuna and the street corn. Both were great. One of the people in our party had the pork dish and he said it was very good. The atmosphere is also very fun with an outside bar and yard games "bags"...More

Thank JefferyJ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been here a few times in the past and love the food and atmosphere. Great place for lunch or dinner and has a nice outdoor area for waiting and dining.

Thank Kim J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located on the riverwalk, billed as casual elegant, but more on the casual side. Food was excellent, location is great for both the view and the walk around either before or after dinner. The seafood risotto was delicious, my wife's flame broiled chicken was equally...More

Thank laa1
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had seen this restaurant on Tasting America and as soon as I saw those charbroiled oysters I said I have to eat there! They did not disappoint. I could have eaten 3 platters of them. Also, the Florida Orange Mojito was amazing! Lobster rolls...More

Thank jennifferz2013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The atmospheric of this place is truly attractive, outside tables, benches and sofas; inside nice industrial design decor, large tables and spaces. Obviously, a restaurant without all that infrastructure requires a lot of management and chef challenges. The meat I had was overlooked, the oysters...More

Thank nelsoncerq
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Carolina D
27 September 2018|
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Response from guestservices1905 | Property representative |
Yes, we here at Ulele are kid friendly. Here is our kids menu. You can make a reservation online at our website. Children’s Menu...$6 (Under 12) Grilled Chicken With mashed potatoes and vegetable Chicken Strips All... More
Charna B
8 September 2018|
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Response from guestservices1905 | Property representative |
We do allow shorts at Ulele. Casual attire is fine, but we don’t allow sleeveless shirts on men.
13 July 2018|
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Response from guestservices1905 | Property representative |
The Sandwiches and Burgers at Ulele come with French fries.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1810 N Highland Ave, Tampa, FL 33602-2605
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-999-4952
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Native-inspired foods & spirits. Intricately flavored, visually appealing dishes prepared on our round 10’ barbacoa grill. On-site brewery. On the Hillsborough River in Tampa Heights, 400 yards from the Straz Center. Lunch & dinner served daily. Outdoor bar and outdoor seating with waterfront views. Beer and cocktails may be ordered to go and served in a special cup, which allows guests to drink legally along the 2.4-mile Tampa Riverwalk. Closed Thanksgiving & Christmas. A second location is at Tampa International Airport, in Airside C, with Southwest and Frontier Airlines. Please see our website for the most current menu.
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