1200 S Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa, FL 33629
Cost range: 1.00-10.00
Payment options: Credit cards accepted
More in this neighborhood: South Tampa
Marjorie Wright is long gone, as is her vision of Wright’s Gourmet House as the local go-to for caviar, truffles and other persnickety stuff. Instead, stalwarts stand in line for red velvet cakes, pecan pies and monster sandwiches (best: the turkey pecan salad or the “beef martini” with its rare roast beef, wine-marinated mushrooms and crisp bacon slices). During the holiday season, Wright’s is bedlam, its refrigerators stacked deep with pies and cakes.