Skip to main content
OpenTable logo
  1. Home
  2. United States
  3. Tampa / Central Florida West

Lakeland Restaurants

Make a free reservation

Quick Search:
All 4468 restaurants in Tampa

Outdoor dining

View all

Wine tasting

View all

Book for dinner tonight

View all

Order takeaway

View all

Get it delivered

View all

Experiences trending in Tampa / Central Florida West

View all

Treat your taste buds: Explore Lakeland restaurants

Lakeland Diners' Choice Winners

Lakeland's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews

Lakeland's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews

A photo of Texas Cattle Company-Lakeland, FL restaurant
4.5
Awesome(3922)
$$$$
• Steakhouse • Lakeland
Booked 52 times today

For nearly 40 years, Texas Cattle Company, a family owned and operated restaurant, has been a local favorite serving only select U.S.D.A. Choice and Prime, three-year-old grain-fed beef. Texas Cattle Company steers clear of fancy cooking methods, flame-broiling our steaks on a custom built pit over...

A photo of Terrace Grille restaurant
4.1
Excellent(297)
$$$$
• American • Lakeland
Booked 8 times today

The Terrace Grille is Lakeland's prominent upscale dining location for all generations to gather and celebrate, located in the historic Terrace Hotel Lakeland, Tapestry Collection by Hilton. An elegant urban oasis in the heart of Downtown, we are recognized for our historic floor-to-ceiling arched...

A photo of Bay Street Bistro restaurant
4.9
Exceptional(570)
$$$$
• French • Lakeland
Booked 9 times today

The Bay Street Bistro is an eclectic restaurant and art gallery serving French, Italian and American cuisine, as well as displaying the areas most talented artists. The Bay Street Bistro is your destination for top quality dining in a relaxed atmosphere, located conveniently in downtown Lakeland,...

A photo of Ovation Bistro & Bar - Lakeland PRIORITY SEATING restaurant
4.4
Awesome(291)
$$$$
• American • Lakeland
Booked 243 times today

#1 smokehouse in Central Florida: At Ovation Bistro & Bar, we are unashamedly passionate about the food and drinks we create. As a family owned and operated business, we are always ready to serve! Our mouthwatering ribs and in-house smoked meats have earned us serious street cred among locals and...

Discover Lakeland

You might recognize Lakeland, FL, if you are a fan of the movie "Edward Scissorhands"; it was filmed there in 1990. Dining in Lakeland gives you the quintessential Florida experience. The atmosphere of the local restaurants is relaxed and welcoming. Your meals should include some delectable Florida staples like gator nuggets, strawberry shortcake, and Southern barbecue. The nearby farms and swamps as well as the Gulf of Mexico provide everything one needs to sample the unique fare here. Whether you are in the mood for down-home cooking complete with pulled pork and corn bread or a fresh piece of grouper, you will find a restaurant to suit any taste and budget. Just a short drive from both Tampa and Orlando, Lakeland is a winning spot to take in some fine Florida dining.

You might recognize Lakeland, FL, if you are a fan of the movie "Edward Scissorhands"; it was filmed there in 1990. Dining in Lakeland gives you the quintessential Florida experience. The atmosphere of the local restaurants is relaxed and welcoming. Your meals should include some delectable Florida staples like gator nuggets, strawberry shortcake, and Southern barbecue. The nearby farms and swamps as well as the Gulf of Mexico provide everything one needs to sample the unique fare here. Whether you are in the mood for down-home cooking complete with pulled pork and corn bread or a fresh piece of grouper, you will find a restaurant to suit any taste and budget. Just a short drive from both Tampa and Orlando, Lakeland is a winning spot to take in some fine Florida dining.

Your local dining scene

  • 1K Days - General
    Earn Free Meals Faster - 1,000-Point Tables
  • OpenTable Mobile - Tampa / Central Florida West Restaurants on the go!
    OpenTable Mobile: Free Apps For Your Phone!
  • Sarasota Originals
    Reserve at a Sarasota-Manatee Originals
  • Business Bites - Tampa / Central Florida West Participating Restaurants
    Business Bites - Weekday Lunches
  • Gluten Free Dining - Tampa / Central Florida West Participating Restaurants
    Gluten-Free Dining - Restaurants & Menus
  • Great for Groups - Tampa / Central Florida West Restaurants
    Group Dining - Tables for 8 to 20
  • Outdoor Dining - Tampa / Central Florida West Participating Restaurants
    Outdoor Dining - Al Fresco Dining
  • Sunday Brunch - Tampa / Central Florida West Restaurants
    Sunday Brunch - Restaurants & Menus
  • DiRoNA - Restaurant Awards
    DiRoNA Winners - Dine Where the Chefs Dine
  • Vegan / Vegetarian Dining - Tampa / Central Florida West Restaurants
    Vegan & Vegetarian Friendly Dining Options
  • Artisanal Cocktails - Tampa / Central Florida West Restaurants
    Artisanal Cocktails - Lists with a Twist
  • Free Corkage & BYOB - Tampa / Central Florida West Restaurants
    Free Corkage & BYOB - Bring Your Own Drink
  • Theater Menus - Tampa / Central Florida West Participating Restaurants
    Theatre Menus - Book Pre & Post-Show Tables

Explore OpenTable

Copyright © 2021 OpenTable International Ltd. Fourth Floor, 14-18 Finsbury Square, London EC2A 1AH - All rights reserved.
OpenTable is part of Booking Holdings, the world leader in online travel and related services.
Booking LogoPriceline LogoKAYAK LogoAgoda LogoRentalcars LogoOpenTable Logo