TASTE Restaurant Features

Football fans can enjoy an evening mingling with former college football stars, sample gourmet food and beverages from some of Tampa Bay’s best restaurants, as well as, top chefs from geographic regions from around the country. Proceeds from this event support the College Football Playoff Foundation’s Extra Yard for Teachers.

Participating Tampa Bay restaurants include 717 South, Ava, Bern’s Steakhouse, Boca Kitchen Bar Market, Cigar City BrewPub, The Columbia, Datz, Fodder & Shine, Goody Goody, Haven, Mad Dogs and Englishmen, Mise En Place, Parkshore Grill, The Refinery, Roux and Ulele. 

Be sure to visit each of our local participating restaurants prior to Taste of the Championship. But first, get acquainted with each of the restaurants in their special feature below!