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Rusty Pelican Tampa

Perched on the Rocky Point District of Tampa sits the famous Rusty Pelican. Founded in 1978, the Rusty Pelican has been a popular landmark for locals and tourists alike, voted Best Waterfront Dining by Tampa A-List in 2014. Upon arrival, guests are whisked away to a tropical oasis, greeted with palm trees, weeping willows, and twinkling market lights. Enjoy the sounds of the cool ocean breeze, calming waves, and the beautiful sounds of the Rusty Pelican’s grand piano. Looking for the perfect place to host your next special event? The Rusty Pelican provides everything you need, from beautiful views, catering, to event planning services.

Who We Are

The Rusty Pelican offers impressive views and incredible cuisine to satisfy all palates. Enjoy a lively à la carte Sunday brunch, or unwind with satisfying handcrafted cocktails during weekday happy hours. Evenings at the Rusty Pelican include an impressive selection of dishes of fresh seafood and savory cuts of meat, and a truly memorable atmosphere.