Are you gluten-free and tired of restaurants that only have one dish that you can eat? If you are in St. Petersburg, you don’t have to worry – there are plenty of gluten-free restaurants with a wide range of delicious options.
Here are some of the best gluten-free options in St. Pete, FL!
Dedicated Gluten-Free Restaurants
6653 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33710 / 200 Central Ave., St. Pete, FL 33703
Craft Kafe is dedicated to creating baked goods and nourishing food without gluten. It has an all-inclusive philosophy and doesn’t want to exclude anyone from the fun, which is why it tries to use only non-allergenic ingredients. Rather than trying to replicate the taste of wheat products, it explores new taste profiles without the use of gluten.
Craft Kafe has excellent omelets, sandwiches, and salads. Its quiche is also a must-try. It offers specialty coffee drinks with a variety of milk options, accommodating a wide range of food sensitivities.
Craft Kafe is open to serve you from Monday to Friday, 7 AM – 5 PM; and Saturday to Sunday from 8 AM – 5 PM.
205 1st St. N. St. Petersburg, FL 33701
The HaleLife Bakery is a dedicated gluten-free bakery that makes different delicious baked goods and flatbreads. It also does custom cakes for any celebration. All of it is gluten-free and vegan – this bakery doesn’t use dairy, eggs, or tree nuts.
HaleLife was created to be a haven for those with food sensitivities and allergies, allowing everyone to eat delicious food without guilt. The 50-page menu lists all of the ingredients in each dish, so you know exactly what’s going into your body.
HaleLife Bakery in St. Petersburg is open Monday to Friday from 8 AM – 6 PM and Saturday from 8 AM – 3 PM. It’s closed on Sunday.
2149 3rd Ave South St. Petersburg, FL 33712
Looking for a place to go for a date night? Check out Sol Bistro’s elevated comfort food with a twist. Its entire menu is made from pure, easy-to-digest ingredients and is completely gluten-free, lactose-intolerant friendly, peanut-free, soy-free, preservative-free, and refined-sugar-free. You’re guaranteed to get all-natural, non-GMO, farm-to-table goodness at Sol Bistro!
Sol Bistro is open from Wednesday to Saturday from 5 PM – 10 PM.
Love Food Central
2057 Central Ave., St. Petersburg, FL 33713
Love Food Central is a vegan, gluten-free cafe that serves up delicious comfort food. This spot is popular with locals, who often flock here for healthy, nourishing food that’s “safe” to eat for people with dietary restrictions. Plus, it’s tasty too!
Definitely try one of its vegan burgers, and don’t leave without an order of its delicious potato salad.
Love Food Central is open Sunday to Monday from 11 AM – 4 PM, Wednesday to Thursday 11 AM – 4 PM, and Friday and Saturday 11 AM – 8 PM. It’s closed on Tuesday.
2410 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33712
The Floribbean is a fusion restaurant serving flavors from all over the Caribbean. If you are looking for something a little different than the traditional American comfort fare, The Floribbean is the place for you.
Its food is made from scratch and all of it is gluten-free. It also has vegan options!
The Floribbean is open to serve you from Sunday to Thursday from 11:30 AM – 8 PM and Friday to Saturday from 11:30 AM – 9 PM.
8300 4th Street North, St. Petersburg, FL
Noble Crust describes its food as deep South mixed with Italian, blending both cuisines for a unique flavor. It has a seasonal menu that uses local ingredients, as well as gluten-free, vegan, and vegetarian menus. Make sure to try the gluten-free pizzas at this spot!
Noble Crust is open on Monday from 4 PM – 9 PM, Tuesday to Thursday from 4 PM – 10 PM, Friday from 11:30 to midnight, Saturday from 10:30 PM to midnight, and Sunday from 10:30 – 9 PM.
Red Mesa Cantina
128 3rd St S Downtown, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-4224
While it has limited gluten-free options, Red Mesa Cantina still makes this list because the options that are there are delicious. Its staff is knowledgeable about Celiac disease, going so far as to only fry chips in the morning to avoid cross-contamination.
Red Mesa Cantina is open Monday to Thursday from 11 AM – 10 PM, Friday to Saturday from 11 AM – 11 PM, and Sunday from 11 AM – 9 PM.
It can be hard to find good gluten-free options, but once you know where to look, you’ll find spots that you’ll fall in love with and come back to again and again. If you are local to St. Petersburg, we hope some of these restaurants make your “favorites” list for healthy meals that make you feel great!
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