Here are Tampa's top 4 traditional American spots

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Craving traditional American food?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top traditional American spots around Tampa, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to satisfy your cravings.

Shoppers in the Tampa area tend to spend more in March at restaurants than any other month of the year, according to data on local business transactions from Womply, a software provider that helps small business owners build an email marketing strategy. Daily spending at Tampa-area restaurants surged to $428,632 for the metro area in March of last year, 15% higher than the average for the rest of the year.

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1. Datz Tampa

First on the list is Datz Tampa. Located at 2616 S. MacDill Ave. in Palma Ceia, the gastropub is the most popular traditional American restaurant in Tampa, boasting four stars out of 2,878 reviews on Yelp.

2. Mr. Dunderbak's

Next up is Mr. Dunderbak's, situated at 14929 Bruce B. Downs Blvd. With 4.5 stars out of 702 reviews on Yelp, the German and traditional American spot has proved to be a local favorite.

3. Oxford Exchange

North Hyde Park's Oxford Exchange, located at 420 W. Kennedy Blvd., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the traditional American spot four stars out of 1,578 reviews.

4. Al's Finger Licking Good Bar-B-Que

Al's Finger Licking Good Bar-B-Que, a Southern and traditional American spot that offers barbecue and more in Historic Ybor, is another much-loved go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 358 Yelp reviews. Head over to 1609 Angel Oliva Sr St. to see for yourself.


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