Tampa in Hillsborough County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Columbia has helped popularize Spain's exotic cuisine in America, and through the years has played host to celebrities and world figures. The restaurant has always been under the management of the founding family.
Erected 1982 by the Tampa Historical Society.
Location. 27° 57.615′ N, 82° 26.093′ W. Marker is in Tampa, Florida, in Hillsborough County. Marker is on East 7th Avenue near North 22nd Street, on the right when traveling east. Located in Ybor City Historic District of Tampa. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tampa FL 33605, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Rough Riders Rode By Here (a few steps from this marker); The Krewe of the Knights of Sant' Yago (within shouting distance of this marker); The Coming of the Italians La Joven Francesa Bakery (approx. ¼ mile away); Mayor Nick C. Nuccio (approx. ¼ mile away); Anthony P. "Tony" Pizzo (approx. ¼ mile away); Ybor Centennial Park (approx. ¼ mile away); Historic Fire Station No. 4 (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tampa.
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