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Cafe Dufrain

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, Cafe, Seafood
707 Harbour Post Dr, Tampa, FL 33602-6701
+1 813-275-9701
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp tacos” (14 reviews)
“steak burger” (5 reviews)
“salad” (22 reviews)
Closes in 9 min
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Seafood, Contemporary, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
707 Harbour Post Dr, Tampa, FL 33602-6701
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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

As a local, cafe dufrain is one on my go to restaurants. It's small and on the waterfront in harbor island. Food and service are consistently good. Lately we've really enjoyed enjoyed the burgers. The kid burger is a great value and comes with fries....More

Thank dinake
Reviewed 6 August 2018

My go to when I want to change it up and not go to the Watervue. Good place, great food and cocktails.

Thank GMichael2014
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Small cafe on harbor island, short 12 minute walk from Marriott across the bridge. Our server, Adam was friendly, attentive and knowledgeable of menu. He gave us excellent suggestions. We ate outside at a very small table, probably too hot for some but there was...More

Thank neonargy
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Great tasting choices, visited as a local resident at least 4x last 3 months. Menu could offer a few more choices but what’s there is very well presented and different than other choices around the island. Excellent outdoor seating, wish the wait staff were a...More

Thank Broxbanter
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Lunchtime salads are very overpriced. The food is tasty and the service is good. I ordered the cobb salad (see picture) and it was delicious. But, because of the price, I likely won’t return.

Thank Ryan H
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

The positives? Great location, good service, decent wine selection. My friend ordered a salad with salmon, which she was pleased but not impressed with. I ordered a veggie stir fry, for which the only protein options were meat. I asked for tofu and was told...More

1  Thank kevin_from_AKandCO
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

We live on harbour island. Its very local, great views. But, tired menu, little variation, over priced

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

I had a group of 25 for informal business dinner and we had a great time! The service staff were amazing, and I was very impressed with the quality of food and how it all came out on time and hot and so fresh! Cathy,...More

Thank Eric Hans B
Reviewed 16 March 2018

This is a place I almost hate to give a bad rating becaue the waiter was so nice. But I would hate for other travelers like myself to be referred there as we were by one of the guys that worked at the hotel we...More

Thank Dixiegurl
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Unfortunately, it rained when we went, so we didn't get to eat outside and see the water, but the food was quite good. We had the shrimp tacos with the house-made chips, and both were excellent. I would say, though, that the portions are small...More

Thank Maryfrances W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 27
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, View, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 707 Harbour Post Dr, Tampa, FL 33602-6701
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-275-9701
Cafe Dufrain is an award-winning, family-owned and operated waterfront restaurant. Established in 2003, Cafe Dufrain is known for its unique style, modern American seasonal cuisine, and diverse wine and craft beer selections. The restaurant and educated service team offer a relaxed and comforting dining room, full contemporary bar and package liquor available all while overlooking downtown Tampa’s scenic views. Walking distance from the Tampa Convention Center, Tampa Marriott Waterside, Embassy Suites Downtown and Westin Harbour Island. Pirate Water Taxi stop #4.
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