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J Alexander's Restaurant

#50 of 1,875 Restaurants in Tampa
Certificate of Excellence
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913 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33609-1251 (West Cypress)
+1 813-354-9006
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Strongsville, Ohio
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456 reviews
377 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

A high quality chain restaurant. Delicious prime rib, great service! A diverse menu that offers something for everyone.

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Thank Will H
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76 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had a business lunch here and thoroughly enjoyed the food. We both had the swordfish special and liked it. Salads, burgers and so much more looked fantastic. The staff is friendly and attentive.

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Thank Jessica P
Sarasota, Florida
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I arrived early for a lunch meeting with two people I had never met in person. I told the front desk who I was supposed to meet, she said no one by that name had arrived. I waited for almost 30 minutes before the person I was waiting for came up to the desk from the back of the restaurant... More 

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Thank Cathy E
Annapolis, Maryland
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78 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had lunch at J Alexander's (Redlands Grill) in Tampa during a recent business trip. The colleagues from the Tampa office recommended it, so we decided to try it before flying out. A colleague and I arrived before the others, and were told we had to wait for the rest of our party in order to be seated. I know... More 

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Thank TravelinSonja
Tennessee
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We had very late lunch/very early dinner at the bar on a beautiful spring day. The kind of day when everyone is outside and not many at that hour were in the building at J. Alexander's. J. Alexander's always has good food, good menu, and not overly high pricing for its level. They also have very consistently high service. Love... More 

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Thank ReadTheTruth
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Service was extremely good. Food was very good but pricey. Menu has been the same for some time. Could use some updating. Still I would recommend highly.

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Thank Dan G
Charlotte, North Carolina
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Went to dinner here with a group of coworkers and we all enjoyed our dinners immensely. The steaks are phenominal, as are the appetizers and salads.

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Thank Brian C
North Florida
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70 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We were visiting the area and unable to get reservations for our first choice restaurant. So glad we found J. Alexander's (now called Redlands Grill). The food was delicious. The service was great. The atmosphere was good. A bit loud, but you could catch an occasional sound of the jazz being played over the sound system. Make sure you try... More 

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Thank F M
Tampa, Florida
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636 reviews
412 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

This place has a real nice bar area and my wife and I have come here several times for drinks and dessert. They have a fantastic carrot cake served warm that is delicious! On this occasion we stopped in for coffee and some carrot cake. We were attended to immediately and they made us a fresh pot of decafe as... More 

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Thank 8ric
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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

If you go, you must try the prime rib. It is delicious, but costly. The menu in general is expensive. It's up to each individual to decide whether the dishes are worth the price. Two for dinner with wine and dessert will run $100.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 30
Cuisine
American, Cajun & Creole, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 913 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33609-1251
    (West Cypress)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-354-9006

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