Selva offers innovative, intricately prepared dishes, plated and presented as works of art. Selva has earned raves from all
over the world, including from the New York Times, which write that Selva is “serving possibly the best food in Sarasota,”
and that “everything on the menu is worth trying.”
We are a classic Spanish and Latin restaurant in the Tampa tradition. A local favorite since 1975. We offer delicious homemade imported sangria, many wines and a full bar for your enjoyment. All of our entrees are made from scratch using only the highest quality ingredients following classic old-world recipes. We offer a happy hour in our Tapas Bar everyday from 5-7 pm, with 6 big screen televisions for your game viewing pleasure. We feature live music in the dining rooms on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights. We would love to assist you with your next big function and can accommodate private parties in our banquet room from 15 to 80 people.
Waterfront dining at its finest! Family-owned & operated for over 100 years, Columbia has earned acclaim for its old-world charm & award-winning Spanish/Cuban cuisine & wine list. Join us for century-old family recipes like Paella "a la Valenciana," Filet Mignon "Columbia," & fresh seafood specialties. Sample a fine Spanish wine like Torres, Montecillo or Campillo. Don’t miss Columbia’s Original “1905” Salad®, named “One of America’s Top 10 Best Salads” by USA Today -- The only restaurant in Florida to be named. Whether you choose a table looking out onto the radiant blue waters of the Intracoastal Waterway from the Mediterranean dining room, or experience the casual atmosphere from our outdoor deck on the water, you can enjoy the cuisine that has consistently been voted Tampa Bay's Favorite. We are a sister to the Columbia in Tampa's Ybor City, founded in 1905. Children's menu available. Open 365-days a year, including all holidays.