Have you tried The Wine Exchange in Hyde Park Village?
The Wine Exchange Bistro & Wine Bar in Hyde Park Village has been dishing out great food and exceptional wines in Tampa for 30 years. According to their website, the restaurant is a “charming and reverential nod to the street side cafes of Europe.” When you pay a visit to The Wine Exchange, you will have the opportunity to taste wines from all over the globe while sitting on the patio, or you could take in the surrounding scenery of the passing-by shoppers at one of their sidewalk cafe tables. The Wine Exchange offers over 50 wines by the glass and has an extensive bar menu as well.
Appetizers at The Wine Exchange
You can start off with a variety of scrumptious appetizers like their assorted cheeses with fruit & crackers or a baked brie that is wrapped in phyllo with brown sugar & almonds Served with fresh fruit & crostini. We wanted to try but saved for our next trip the Sesame Seared Ahi Tuna accompanied with seaweed salad & black onion compote.
What we ordered at The Wine Exchange on this visit.
Ultimately, we tried the quiche of the day and salad, the Gnocchi ala Porky which is a flavorful potato pasta that is sautéed in garlic & olive oil with pine nuts, bacon, basil & tomato.
We also wanted to try one more pasta dish and ordered the Classico Carbonara with ham, bacon & onions in a creamy parmesan sauce over fettuccine. It was fabulous!
You can expect only the freshest ingredients at The Wine Exchange.
The Wine Exchange uses only the freshest ingredients in all of its culinary preparations, and the difference can be found in the taste! The level of quality in each of our dishes is quite high. From their Chicken Picatta to the Grilled Flank Steak, there is something for every palate on the menu at The Wine Exchange.