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The Sail

#203 of 2 005 Restaurants in Tampa
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333 S Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602-5331
+1 813-373-1193
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Bar
333 S Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602-5331
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We like to stop here before going to a function at Amelia Arena. Very casual on the water with good food. It gets crowed so you have to allow time and have patience. We like the grouper sandwich, nice size and very tasty. We tell...More

Thank patriciacN4020MF
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Came here for lunch with my husband. It is located right at the marina, with beautiful views of the water. We had the grilled chicken and fried grouper sandwich. I have not had a good fish sandwich like that in a while! It was a...More

Thank beautifulmount
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

The sail if a different type of bar. The whole place is outdoors and there is ample seating at the bar or if you prefer, you can walk up to the “walk up here” sign, order and then take your drinks to a private table...More

Thank Kbmwv
Reviewed 26 July 2018

The atmosphere is awesome! what a view! I was only there for a short time,but my chicken wings were great. The server took good care of me.

Thank dpmartin70
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Went here during Metrocon. I ordered two beers, giving the bartender both mine and my girlfriends ID. No problem. Sit down on the outside patio area, where we in the area of a server instead of the bartender. Thinking this was alright as it’s a...More

1  Thank Caleb P
Angela P, Social Media Manager at The Sail, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Hello Caleb, thank you again for brining this to our attention and for working with our manger to resolve this issue. We have addressed this incident with our staff and reviewed the proper way to perform an ID check. During these conventions, we tend to...More

Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

The woman serving in our area was busy chatting and drinking with her friends all night. Took our order, never brought it and talked AND drank with her friends for about two hours.More

Thank Deborah P
Angela P, Social Media Strategist at The Sail, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are sorry to hear about you experience as we have a ZERO tolerance policy for drinking while working on shift. May you please e-mail Reifenberg-daniel@aramark.com to provide more details about your experience so we may look into this. Dan, the manager, will also respond...More

Reviewed 27 June 2018

Nice strong bar drinks made with a smile , average food but quick and hot! Burger was quite tasty covered and out in the sun seating available

Thank Nancy C
Reviewed 19 June 2018

The Sail, set along the River Walk, provides a great place to relax with friends, enjoy the view and partake in cold beverages. This bar is dog-friendly.

Thank Patrick G
Reviewed 9 June 2018

Went here for a gin and tonic. It was average and served in a plastic glass. Typical for a tourist area bar. Nothing extraordinary.

Thank Jjmat49022
Reviewed 4 June 2018

First off, good luck getting service. After asking twice, I finally flagged down a waitress 20 minutes later, only to have her forget to put my order in. The food was impressively bad, although it did come out relatively quickly. The waitress ended up keeping...More

1  Thank BethAnn01
Angela P, Social Media Strategist at The Sail, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

Hello, we are very sorry about your experience. We strive to provide great food AND service to our guests at all times and are disappointed to hear about this. May you provide us with some more detailed information about your visit, so we may follow...More

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Michael J
20 March 2018|
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Response from susant771 | Reviewed this property |
Sure, I would agree with the above answer. This place is outside with round tables. It has a lot of tables. It gets very busy. You would want to call and see if they can pull some together for you, otherwise, you'll never be... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
14:00 - 02:00
14:00 - 02:00
14:00 - 02:00
14:00 - 02:00
14:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 333 S Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602-5331
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-373-1193
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