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Sweet Tomatoes

#173 of 1,873 Restaurants in Tampa
Certificate of Excellence
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1902 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33607-2522
+1 813-874-6566
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Stoughton, Massachusetts
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594 reviews
338 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016 credit card Amex Cardmember Review

Salads and soups abound with flavorful dishes everywhere. Special dishes are always being offered and you are tempted to eat too much

Thank steven d
Tampa, Florida
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68 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016 credit card Amex Cardmember Review

I love salads but my husband doesn't, but he enjoys eating here as much as I do. He gets chili, pizza, pasta and ice cream for dessert. The greens have always been fresh and with a large variety. My salad is usually huge and I start with spring mix lettuces, spinach, marinated beets, peas, cucumber, tomatoes, green pepper slices and... More 

Thank Connie I
Mount Vernon, Ohio
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262 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016

Ate here during lunch and it was busy! They kept everyone moving and found seating for us though. This was our first visit and we didn't realize how it worked, but we figured it out easily enough. The food was fresh, soup was hot and not overcooked. Staff were friendly and accommodating. We will go back if we are in... More 

Thank RNRVTravler
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170 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

We found ourselves in this area of Tampa around lunchtime a couple of times during our trip, so Sweet Tomatoes was a good option. You know what to expect, the pricing is modest and the 'serve yourself' business model guarantees value for money. This unit lived up to the consistent and high standards set by the company and we enjoyed... More 

Thank Flyingred
St. Petersburg, Florida
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328 reviews
202 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

I am glad we found this chain near the airport. We fly frequently and when possible we stop there for lunch. We are never disappointed! I love the "coconut bread" i would eat 5 at once.. People is friendly. Place is clean. I will come many times!

Thank Reginaldo B
Tampa, Florida
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369 reviews
258 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2015

I hate to give this restaurant a 2 because I am a fan of Sweet Tomatoes but this location is not so great. I prefer the Brandon location. All of the soups and pastas were bland. The pizzas were good but I don't really go to Sweet Tomatoes for the pizza. Also, the sundae bar was also a disappointment because... More 

Thank Mailoha
Lewiston, Maine
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2015 credit card Amex Cardmember Review

Whenever I head to Florida, I make a point of going to Sweet Tomatoes. The salad and soups options are great. I love the breads and pastas and always top the meal with a hot brownie muffin with soft serve.

Thank drmicm
St. Petersburg, Florida
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129 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2015

The quality of the buffet items is comparable in flavor to other buffets. Their schtick is everything is natural, organic, fresh and the have vegan options. This was my first stop at one of these and I didn't know what to do when I walked in. They sort of have people clearing plates, but they don't really have wait staff... More 

Thank blindedbyscience
Port St Lucie
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139 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

I just love goin to Sweet Tomatoes, on Brandon in Tampa, we camp close by and the first day we go do our shopping then we go sweet tomatoes, I just love the amount of salads and soups they offer, food is always fresh and tasty, we look so forward to goin there, if we stay longer than a week... More 

Thank Eva R
Powder Springs, Georgia
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113 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2015

Excellent offering of salad, pasta, desserts. Very clean and friendly atmosphere. Good location, easy to get in and out back onto the main road.

Thank Lee N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1902 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33607-2522
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-874-6566

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?