Buy an Ava Gift & Greeting Card

Buy a gift up to $1,000 with the suggestion to spend it at Ava. Delivered in a customized greeting card by email, mail or printout.

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Yelp Rating - 3.3 stars
669 reviews onYelp logo
(813) 512-3030
Location718 S Howard Ave, Tampa, FL
CategoriesItalian, Breakfast & Brunch, Pizza

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Learn more about Ava

updated: June 16, 2024
Year Established2014
Ava map location
Mon5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Fri10:30 AM - 2:00 PM5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tue5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Sat10:30 AM - 2:00 PM5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wed5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Sun10:30 AM - 2:30 PM5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thu5:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Business Description

Ava is an Italian restaurant located in the heart of Tampa, Florida. Since opening its doors in 2014, Ava has become a staple in the local culinary scene. Serving inspired Italian cuisine in a simple and rustic fashion, Ava's mission is to provide traditional, handmade, authentic Italian dishes that will leave you craving more.

One of the standout features of Ava's menu is their house-cured salumi, which pairs perfectly with their handmade pasta and Neapolitan pizza cooked at 900 degrees in their Italian-made Acunto pizza oven. Ingredients are always fresh, seasonal, and local whenever possible, ensuring that each dish is bursting with flavor and authenticity.

Ava's modern and relaxing atmosphere is the perfect backdrop for a deliciously refreshing cocktail or one of their house-made desserts. And, if you're looking to enjoy the beautiful Florida weather, the patio is the ideal spot to unwind at the end of your day.

It's clear that much care and attention are put into each dish at Ava, with the restaurant's daily ritual being to serve their customers the most delicious and authentic Italian cuisine possible. Whether you're stopping in for lunch or dinner, you're sure to leave feeling satisfied and impressed by the quality of the food and service.

But don't just take our word for it. Ava has received numerous positive reviews, with customers raving about the food, atmosphere, and service. One reviewer writes, "Came here with a group of 4 Friday night...Location is great and there is a garage you can park for free if...". Another reviewer shares, "I have been coming to this restaurant since I got to Tampa (almost 6 years ago) and It has always been hit or miss with both the food and service. I have...".

Overall, Ava is a must-visit for anyone looking for authentic Italian cuisine in Tampa. With its delicious dishes, relaxing atmosphere, and exceptional service, it's no wonder why this restaurant has become a local favorite.

Gift Ideas for Ava

Looking for the perfect gift for the foodie in your life? Look no further than Ava, the Italian restaurant located in the heart of Tampa, Florida. With their focus on traditional, handmade, authentic Italian cuisine, Ava offers a variety of gift options that are sure to impress even the most discerning of food lovers.

For the pasta enthusiast, Ava offers a variety of handmade pasta options that can be gifted in a beautiful presentation box. With flavors like classic spaghetti, fettuccine, and ravioli, your loved one will be able to create delicious Italian dishes in the comfort of their own home.

If pizza is more their speed, consider gifting them a pizza-making kit that includes all the ingredients they'll need to recreate Ava's famous Neapolitan pizza. With the kit, they can enjoy the delicious taste of Ava's pizza from the comfort of their own kitchen.

Not sure which gift to choose? Ava also offers gift cards in a range of denominations, allowing your loved one to choose their own dining experience. Whether they choose to indulge in Ava's house-cured salumi, handmade pasta, or refreshing cocktails, they're sure to have an unforgettable dining experience.

No matter what gift you choose from Ava, you can rest assured that you're giving the gift of authentic Italian cuisine made with love and care. And, with Ava's exceptional service and relaxing atmosphere, your loved one is sure to leave feeling satisfied and inspired.

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