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Tapping The Vine

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American, Wine Bar, International
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737 Main St, Suite 100, Safety Harbor, FL 34695-3502
+1 727-330-7514
16:00 - 22:00
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Fri - Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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Oxford, Connecticut
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402 reviews
304 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here after having dinner down the street.. the wine selection is great.. the service is also great.. I feel for a wine bar the prices were very good as well.. We look forward to going back and having dinner.. located right on Main Street so if you sit outside its a great place to people watch and enjoy... More 

Thank CTCouple310
TTVSafetyHarbor, Owner at Tapping The Vine, responded to this review

Dear CTCouple310 Glad you enjoyed your visit with us and look forward to seeing you again. HowardL, Owner More 

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27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went on a 3rd Friday night so I'm not sure if they were under staff for the night or if service is always slow. The staff couldn't have been friendlier but it was a good 30 between visits.

Thank Katheryn S
TTVSafetyHarbor, Owner at Tapping The Vine, responded to this review

Dear Katheryn S Glad you visited us and Safety Harbor for the 3rd Friday event. Yes, we were short a couple of the team that night, so thanks for being patient. Our usual service is not hurried. We encourage guests to relax, take their time, don't rush, but we can also expedite if needed. HowardL, Owner More 

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Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

We're Tampa Natives and love outstanding seafood, tasty wines and hearty craft beers. Our 1st visit, pre-Seinfeld show definitely won't be our last!

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TTVSafetyHarbor, Owner at Tapping The Vine, responded to this review

Dear Trip Advisor Member Thanks for visiting us. We are glad you enjoyed everything. See you on your next trip. HowardL Owner More 

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60 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We were here a couple years ago and did not enjoy it...but this time it was a much different experience. Great service at all levels, good description of what was in each dish, plenty of food, and fun atmosphere. They have come along way over two years. Thanks for taking our large group and making it a fun evening!

Thank Rita W
TTVSafetyHarbor, Owner at Tapping The Vine, responded to this review

Dear Rita W Thank you for bringing your group. It was fun for us also. HowardL Owner More 

St. Petersburg, Florida
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67 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

We were going to a show at Ruth Eckerd and looked for a place for dinner before the show. After reading reviews on TripAdvisor, I called Tapping the Vine and am so glad I did. I spoke with Laura, one of the owners, about reservations and she said they would be waiting for us. When we got there, we were... More 

Thank SusanStPete
TTVSafetyHarbor, Owner at Tapping The Vine, responded to this review

Dear SusanStPete I am so glad you and your friends enjoyed your visit. Our whole team really appreciates your review and compliments. HowardL Owner More 

Tarpon Springs, Florida
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016

My fiancé and I spent a lovely fall evening at Tapping the Vine. We sat outside where we enjoyed a lovely meal and a vacation like setting.

Thank sandrafkline
TTVSafetyHarbor, Owner at Tapping The Vine, responded to this review

Dear sandrafkline The outdoor patio is very cozy this time of year. Glad you enjoyed your visit with us. HowardL, Owner More 

Clearwater, Florida
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39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

My husband and I chose Tapping The Vine for my birthday celebration. It was everything I imagined and more! The ambiance, staff, food, and wine selection was perfect. We ordered both red and white wine flights, half & half charcuterie, two entries, dessert and ports....it was all delicious! We can't wait to return!

Thank Ian_and_Jenna
TTVSafetyHarbor, Owner at Tapping The Vine, responded to this review

Dear Ian_and_Jenna Glad you enjoyed the variety. Many Happy Returns .... HowardL, Owner More 

Tampa, Florida
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99 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Tapping the vine is a lovely wine bar/restaurant in downtown Safety Harbor. It has an inviting interior and lovely outside seating as well. They have a wine club, and have $5 wine tastings on Tuesdays. Dinner is delicious. Last night I had the scallops with risotto - great risotto! My shrimp and chicken chowder was bursting with interesting flavors and... More 

Thank mmc923
TTVSafetyHarbor, Owner at Tapping The Vine, responded to this review

Dear mmc923 Many thanks for your gracious compliments. We look forward to seeing you again. Our new Head Chef has created a very tasty menu. HowardL, Owner More 

Tampa, Florida
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Amazing wine and food with wonderful service. This will be a regular for all of us-- And a must for anyone looking for a fabulous meal

Thank emreese28
TTVSafetyHarbor, Owner at Tapping The Vine, responded to this review

Dear emreese28 We're happy that you and your group were pleased. HowardL, Owner More 

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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Chef Christina is amazing. They constantly have menu changes and new food to try. Don't miss her scallops! The owners and wait staff are always sweet and conversant! Just a lovely restaurant to have a quiet meal and wine.

Thank Kristen M
TTVSafetyHarbor, Owner at Tapping The Vine, responded to this review

Dear Kristen M. Many thanks for your patronage and compliments. We are glad you enjoy Tapping The Vine Howard L, Owner More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
American, Wine Bar, International
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 737 Main St, Suite 100, Safety Harbor, FL 34695-3502
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Safety Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 727-330-7514
Welcome to Tapping The Vine™… where you’ll hear conversations not televisions, and where the ambience is comfortable, easy going. Many of our guests tell us we have the best wine and some of the best food in Safety Harbor.
Our new spring menu, created with passion by our Chefs Alex and Miguel, will delight your taste buds. As always, our many Gluten Free appetizers, entrées, and desserts are simply delicious. Our chefs can also create Vegan or Vegetarian dishes upon request, too. We can confidently meet most dietary needs, but please let us know when you make your reservation.
Tapping The Vine™ is truly comfortable for your next date night, casual for a birthday outing, and special enough to impress anyone for a memorable anniversary dinner. We also adore canine kids, so bring them along for an evening on our pet friendly patio.
We invite you to escape the hectic world. Rush is a music group, not a way to dine. Reservations are highly recommended, so please call or email us to reserve your table. See you soon!!

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