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Pane Rustica

3225 S Macdill Ave, Tampa, FL 33629-8171
+1 813-902-8828
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (92 reviews)
“sandwiches” (43 reviews)
“pizza” (61 reviews)
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American, Italian, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3225 S Macdill Ave, Tampa, FL 33629-8171
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped into Pane' Rustica for lunch with friends. We had 6 in our party. Easy to order, sat down, food came out quickly. Nice, relaxed atmosphere. Friendly staff. Stay awhile or order take-out. Grabbed some of their delicious sugar cookies on the way out and...More

Thank questtraveler01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Set in a strip mall, this is a wonderful place for food. Our dinner was outstanding. My short ribs with a wine reduction were wonderful. My wife's veggie plate was eclectic and very well prepared. It was so good we returned for breakfast. Did I...More

Thank NewAdventurer2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We go there a couple of times per month....and love the food, the crowd, the cocktails, etc.! The Rustica salad is a must, and the specials are always good. The Sex in the Ceia cocktail is my wife's favorite!

Thank linesidermls
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's like an Italian Panera but way better. The food is fresh and fast. You stand in line to order and everything is authentic. They have a surprise me meal where you don't know what your getting and it just comes out. But DO NOT...More

Thank Monica E
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Pane Rustica gets my vote for Tampas best casual dining experience! Be it take-out or dine-in, I never miss an opportunity to enjoy a meal there. I've never been disappointed. Bakery goods are an added bonus. A box of the signature cookies and a couple...More

Thank kellyluvsdice
Reviewed 8 August 2017

My wife and I went for lunch for our anniversary. We arrived before 11:30 when it gets busy for lunch. Great, fresh offerings from pizza and sandwiches to burgers and interesting specials. We both selected burgers that came cooked as requested, medium rare is pink...More

Thank F1_Grand_Prix
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We have been dining at this place for years and have never come away disappointed. It is remarkably excellent and consistent. Highly recommendable.

Thank messagesonhold
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great time. The pizzas do not take long since they are on sight and you choose which one you get. The salads are big and the sandwiches are tasty! Great bread and cookies! Prices are on the expensive side but overall the...More

Thank Lucybelle1
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

This was a surprising restaurant. Sitting in a strip mall does not offer much on what is inside. It is larger than expected with a comfortable bar with knowledgeable bar tenders. The service was superb at the bar and at the table. They offer specials...More

Thank Ed D
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Love this place! Excellent selection of entrees. My favorite is chicken salad in acorn squash. Pizza is thin cut and very very good. Service fast and good. Best black and white cookies!!! If you want the cookies though, be sure to order as soon as...More

Thank Barbara W
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Linda L
27 September 2015|
Response from Michael G | Reviewed this property |
That is incorrect. The current operating hours for Pane Rustica are: Tuesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm Wednesday-Saturday: 8:00am - 10:00pm Sunday: 8:00am - 3:00pm Monday: Closed
Linda L
27 September 2015|
Response from Michael S | Reviewed this property |
This is right from their website: Tuesday 8:00am - 5:00pm Wednesday-Saturday 8:00am - 10:00pm Sunday 8:00am - 3:00pm Monday Closed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3225 S Macdill Ave, Tampa, FL 33629-8171
    (South of MacDill and Bay to Bay)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-902-8828
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