Things are a little different this year but we all deserve a great meal sometimes. Tampa Bay restaurants prepare a variety of Easter to-go meals so we can take our minds off the craziness happening around us.
The waterfront restaurant gives us a couple options that we all can enjoy: brunch and/or dinner. Meal options feed up to 6 people and come with fun foods like Peeps Funfetti pancakes or a Garlic & Herb Roasted Ribeye. Add some bubbly or wine for extra. Pickup starts 4/11. $30-65. 601 S Harbour Island Blvd. Ste. 107, Tampa, 813-605-3333. americansocialbar.com.
Reserve classic 4 Rivers smoked meats, homestyle sides, and fresh baked desserts before Friday. Orders are packaged cold and require some reheating. Pick up orders at the drive-thru stations. Place an order online or call. $10.50-$129.99. Various locations. 4rsmokehouse.com.
Select between a choice of apps and entrees before 4/11 for an upscale Easter dinner at home. Delivery is an option. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a meal. $25/person. Various locations. bavarospizza.com.
Boca handles all the cooking with to-go dinners. Order online before Thursday and pick up Saturday, 4/11 at 5pm. $59-$99. Various locations. bocatampa.com.
Preorder your meal by Friday for Sunday pickup between 11am-8pm. Select from their curbside menu too. Call or email email@example.com to place your order. $100-$185. 3665 Ulmerton Rd., Clearwater, 727-573-3363. bascoms.com.
A prix-fixe Easter dinner features a rack of bone-in filet with plenty of sides to share. The grand finale is the Apple Crostata with cinnamon streusel for dessert. Call before Friday to reserve a curbside pickup time between noon-8pm; their full takeout menu is available for orders too. $95-$185 for Easter dinner, $10-$140 for full takeout. 2223 N West Shore Blvd., Tampa, 813-830-9433. thecapitalgrille.com.
Their chef prepares a 4-course, family-style dinner featuring an Herb-Roasted Tenderloin, sides, and the signature dessert Bananas Foster with Butter Pecan ice cream. Purchase some of their Signature Cuts for grilling after the holiday. $110-185 for up to 6 servings. 4400 W Boy Scout Blvd., Tampa, 813-877-7290. eddiev.com.
Make this year’s Easter gathering worth remembering with a meal inspired by Northern Italy. Order before Friday, 4/10. 3215 S MacDill Ave., Tampa, 813-831-1210. osterianatalina.com.
Pre-order one of their family-style Easter dinners for up to 6 people. Meals are chilled and prepared to be warmed up at home prior to serving. Curbside pickup starts 4/10 from noon-8pm while their full takeout menu is available Sunday 10am-6pm. $12-140. 204 N West Shore Blvd., Tampa, 813-286-1152. seasons52.com.
Don’t fret if your Easter plans aren’t confirmed yet. Do something a little untraditional and try Asian. Orders must be made before Friday and pickup is Sunday noon-7pm. Call or email info@SekushiOnTheBeach.com and let them know what you want. $75-150. 524 Mandalay Ave., Clearwater Beach, 727-474-2453. sekushionthebeach.com.
A simple Easter dinner to get your mind off all the Rona coverage. Each meal serves up to 6 people. 2601 Central Ave., St. Petersburg, 727-623-9823. urbanbrewandbbq.com.
Tampa Bay restaurants are giving us the Easter we deserve this year with the craziness going on. What are your Easter plans Sunday?
PHOTO COURTESY OF 4 RIVERS SMOKEHOUSE