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Terrace Room at the Renaissance Vinoy Resort

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501 5th Ave NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-2620
+1 727-824-8015
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Our St. Petersburg friends recommended that we make reservations for the $19.25 Dinner at the Terrace Room at the Renaissance Vinoy Resort. The Classic 1925 Menu offers a choice of Chicken Noodle Soup or Romaine Gem Salad for Starters; Lamb Ragu, Seared Salmon or Braised Short Rib for the Entree; and Nutella Bavarian Torte or Banana Pudding Parfait for dessert.... More 

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Thank Marilyn B
Saint Petersburg, Florida, United States
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

The service and food at the Vinoy was as one would expect... impeccable. The table we were seated at faced out onto a small courtyard and the main entrance so we could see people coming an going. Our server was present without being intrusive and we enjoyed a variety of hot and cold foods. The only minor complaint was that... More 

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171 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We made reservations for Brunch and thought it would be off the menu but it was only buffet.....we ordered their standard fare and it was OK....service was sketchy since they were catering to buffet patrons.

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Thank Maude1017
Jeanette R, Manager at Terrace Room at the Renaissance Vinoy Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your dining experience here and for joining us for Brunch. I'm terribly sorry to hear that it was not what you had expected and that the service you described was certainly not what we are known and loved for. We are back to our large Sunday Brunch now instead... More 

Chicago
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102 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Good food and nice atmosphere. The hotel and the restaurants are all beautiful and well maintained. Try the fresh seafood whenever possible.

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Thank wheatonnitz
Sarasota, Florida
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116 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Everything was cooked to order, delicious, and generously served to our party of four. We tried the salmon burgers with sweet potato fries, the grouper sandwich with a side of fresh fruit, and the shrimp Caesar salad. The menu is varied and the serving help is attentive. Special orders are graciously accommodated. We definitely plan a return visit.

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Thank Bethamy
St. Petersburg, Florida
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Had lunch there recently and the food was excellent! The service was also very good and it was a nice resort feel relaxed atmosphere for a business meeting.

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Thank DeanoVino
Florida
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149 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2016

I enjoyed my stay at the Vinoy last weekend as a guest to my friends upcoming wedding. She invited 5 of her alma mater sisters and I was one of them. The food was very good, very overpriced and what else can I say. I had the Afternoon Tea. It was very nice with small portions of samplers. It was... More 

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

EXCELLENT brunch more food than you can possibly eat. I would highly recommend the lobster mac n cheese. Oh and mimosas of course.

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Thank Lisa M
Jeanette R, Manager at Terrace Room at the Renaissance Vinoy Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for joining us for our Sunday Brunch. Great to know that you rated it EXCELLENT and I would agree on the recommendation of the Lobster Mac and Cheese. Hope we will have the chance to welcome you back again in the near future. We appreciate your positive feedback. More 

Cleveland, Ohio
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159 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Really enjoyed this hotel and restaurant. They spent 100 million on refurbishing this place and it looks it. Lots of history here. Really fresh fish and they accommodated my special requests. Grilled fish instead of fried, Special salad. They tried to fulfill all of my special requests. Nice relaxing atmosphere and facility

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Thank SixAces
Daytona Beach, Florida
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2015

The Vinoy Hotel is a beautiful old building but very updated. While sitting outside on the veranda the fans are running and the tea is plentiful. We went for lunch and the restaurant was quite empty, the waitress spent much time giving us details about the food. The bread basket had some cranberry bread that was DELISH!!!! The décor is... More 

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Thank Karen K

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 5th Ave NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-2620
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 727-824-8015

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