Spending time in Davis Island? Get to know this Tampa neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from an Italian restaurant to a hair salon.
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in Davis Island, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.
1. Oggi Italian
Topping the list is Italian spot Oggi Italian. Located at 236 E. Davis Blvd., it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting 4.5 stars out of 267 reviews on Yelp. On the menu, look for classic Italian dishes like butternut squash ravioli, pasta with homemade meatballs, smoked salmon with penne, lasagna and cannoli. Happy Hour runs every day from 5–6 p.m., and catering services are also available.
2. Pascal's Artisan Bistro & Gourmet Coffee
Next up is wine bar and breakfast, brunch and lunch spot Pascal's Artisan Bistro & Gourmet Coffee, situated at 241 E. Davis Blvd. According to the Tampa Bay Times, the intimate bistro offers "elevated comfort food items" that are made from scratch, such as banana bread French toast, quesadillas, quiche, stuffed peppers and stuffed cabbage. With five stars out of 33 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite.
3. Thai Island
Thai spot Thai Island is another top choice. The menu features authentic Thai dishes, such as spring roll appetizers, curries, stir fried vegetables, rice platters, roasted duck and glass noodle salads. Yelpers give the business, located at 210 E. Davis Blvd., four stars out of 148 reviews.
4. Davis Islands Threading & Hair Salon
Davis Islands Threading & Hair Salon, a hair salon and eyebrow service spot, is another much-loved neighborhood go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 42 Yelp reviews. In addition to hair styling, treatment and blowout services, the salon offers waxing, eyebrow threading, facials and other spa services. Head over to 215 E. Davis Blvd. to see for yourself.