October 1, 2020

Southwest | Tampa

Oak & Ola

1910 N. Ola Avenue

Best New

This is the most grown-up dining in Tampa’s biggest food mall, charmingly designed and stocked with a unique helping of European flavors beyond France and Italy. Former New Orleans star Anne Kearney is decidely modern, keen to seasonal and local, with a wide taste for classic cuisine. Here, the curious can enjoy not-so-humble warm olives, Scotch eggs and mussels bourride and new tricks like crab with fennel spaghetti or waffles and mushrooms with goat cheese. You must get a sticky toffee pudding cake.

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