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J Alexander's Restaurant

913 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33609-1251
+1 813-354-9006
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“carrot cake” (32 reviews)
“prime rib” (31 reviews)
“steak” (52 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
913 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33609-1251
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I haven’t been here in a number of years, and almost thought it was a different restaurant when I saw the new signage. The restaurant is still pretty. Service still solid - polite, not too intrusive. The Caesar salad was excellent as was the Maui...More

Thank zzzzdoc1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hotel front desk recommended this place and they were on the money! Excellent service and food and Stefan our waiter provided excellent service. My husband had the deep fried shrimp with southern slaw and he said it was the best slaw he had ever tasted....More

Thank Mamacatt
Reviewed 13 April 2018

I have only been at this location for lunch numerous times over the past few years. Never had the dinner service, so I cannot speak for that time of day. Amazingly busy during lunch, but somehow thanks to the management staff and the servers, lunch...More

Thank Alan Z
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Jay Alexander's is one of my most favorite restaurants! Went here for my wedding anniversary dinner a few days ago. The server was very nice and the food was great as usual. On top of that, the entire server crew signed a happy anniversary card...More

Thank jimtheslim
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

I will return. Originally the hickory smoke grill got my attention to go inside. Wow. Try the Martini comes with a side car like a two for one. I had the burger asked for med rear and it came out exactly correct hickory sent from...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 12 March 2018

J. Alexander's is our "go-to" place for special occasions. Although they have plenty of inexpensive choices for people with young children, we really like the ahi tuna and other "special occasion" dinners. My husband often chooses one of the specials, but it's hard for me...More

Thank Barbara E
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Food is very good. Prices are reasonable. Ambience is relaxing after a day at work. Service on a few occasions has been a bit slow, but I can forgive that whenever I think about their delicious salad with chicken and loads of goodies in it....More

Thank _elaig3
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed a long dinner with special friends and the food- without feeling rushed. We sat in s booth. We were well cared for by our server. I had Caesar salad( size that goes with dinner is very large) and excellent salmon. Others opted for...More

1  Thank Flicka54
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Had a great dinner. Epic size portions. Crispy french fries and the best steak and fries and fried chicken ever. Service was attentive without being overbearing.

Thank dw18606
Reviewed 5 February 2018

We absolutely loved J. Alexander's. We love going out to eat but most restaurants don't give us a reason to come back. J. Alexander's is an exception. The restaurant is well decorated but the lighting was a little dim. I struggled to read the menu...More

Thank Vickie L
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27 March 2018|
Response from David S | Reviewed this property |
I did not know about it, perhaps next time. Sat at the bar with the two John's outstanding service. I will be back.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 913 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33609-1251
    (West Cypress)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-354-9006
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