Tucked among the rolling hills of east Pasco County, Dade City is a quaint Old Florida town, with a historic downtown square unique specialty shops, restaurants, parks and trails. Established in 1889 Dade City is the county seat for Pasco and also serves as a commercial center. The town has a strong pioneer heritage, showcased at the Pioneer Florida Museum located just north of town. Known as one of the best antique shopping destinations in Florida downtown Dade City draws visitors from around the state and around the world to visit its more than 50 shops and eclectic lunch and dinner spots.

Things to Do Page

Dade City Wild Things Zoo

Giraffe Ranch

Tree Hoppers Aerial Adventure Park

Pioneer Florida Museum

Historic Pasco County Court House and Grounds


Area Parks

Green Swamp West Trails

Withlacoochee Park


Locally Owned Downtown Eateries

Café Kokopelli’s

Truly Mediterranean Grill

Del Carmen’s Restaurant and Mexican Store

Steph’s Southern Soul Restaurant


Olga’s Bakery / Deli

Perks Coffee / Pastries

Lunch on Limoges

Francesco’s Italian

Angel’s Tea Room

A Matter of Taste Café

TJ’s Deli

Mallie Kyla’s Café

Beef O Brady’s

Garden Cafe