Backwoods Crossing's farm-to-table menu is filled with items like locally caught soft shell crabs and locally grown blueberries. The menu changes weekly, but patrons of the lunch menu know that the popular pepper panini is always on the roster. Order it for a delicious combo of roasted red peppers, basil, house made ricotta and pesto on a parmesan encrusted roll.
In a city where state government officials often bump elbows with rowdy college kids, you'll find that the dining scene caters to an equally unique mix of people. In fact, eateries in the capital city of Florida run the gamut from Saturday afternoon hangouts serving seafood buckets to chic date night spots with a seasonal farm-heavy menu. But the one thing that brings this city and all its restaurants together: a win by the Florida State Seminoles college football team.
On our list of the best restaurants in Tallahassee you'll find Southern staples, a BYOB oyster bar, and one place that’s serving dinner out of hollowed-out pineapples. So if the city's river sinks and parks aren't enough to lure you in, a food tour of the city just might. Keep reading to find out the top places in Tallahassee to grab a bit to eat while traveling, in town for a sporting event, or just passing through.
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