Big Jimís Famous Steaks Tavern and Tap is located at 10395 Seminole Boulevard in Largo. The owner, Jim, tells us his first restaurant was a sandwich shop in Philadelphia, which opened in 1988. His Legendary Philly Cheesesteak was awarded best in the city for 6 years running. Never content to rest on his laurels, Jim then created the Ultimate Cuban Sandwich. With its special secret sauce, it is rumored to be greatest tasting Cuban ever made. In 2010 Big Jim opened a small restaurant in Largo. It became so popular he relocated to the present location on Seminole Boulevard in 2014. The new location is a true ìDinner House,î seating over 150 people, with a full bar and 50 beers on tap. The menu at Big Jimís Famous Steaks Tavern and Tap features 100% prime meats. The beef is steroid and GMO free, and hand cut on site. They smoke all their pastrami, brisket, ribs, and pulled pork on site, under the watchful eye of award winning Pitmaster Don Shaw, a veteran of the Texas BBQ Circuit. A popular appetizer at Big Jimís is their new Jalapeno Popper, it is a fresh jalapeno split open and stuffed with cream cheese, then wrapped in bacon and smoked. Itís off the chain good. Also, try the Chicken Quesadilla or the Beer Battered Onion Rings, sweet white onions tossed in beer batter and done to perfection. Homemade soup choices include, New England Clam Chowder, French Onion, and Big Jimís Kickiní Chili. There is also a great selection of salads. The must try on the menu is Big Jimís Philly Cheesesteak, ìThe Original.î It is made with thin, hand cut ribeye, sauteed onions, mushrooms, sweet peppers, and American cheese, on an Amoroso roll. Another choice is Tap House Burger, with applewood smoked bacon, ham, and a choice of 5 sauces. Also recommended are the Fish Tacos, fresh oak grilled mahi, with lettuce, pineapple mango salsa, sour cream, and cilantro lime drizzle on crisp tortilla shells. Whatever you order, be sure to leave room for a dessert, such as housemade Bread Pudding. Big Jimís Famous Steaks Tavern and Tap has a kidís menu. They do take-out and catering. The full bar offers many specialty drinks and the 50 beers on tap are by far the most in the area. If you are looking for a great meal in a fun and inviting atmosphere, stop by Big Jimís today.
10395 Seminole Blvd
Largo, FL 33778