Tag: Bars

  • 7 great rooftop bars in Tampa Bay

    7 great rooftop bars in Tampa Bay

    Where to catch the sunset and enjoy a cocktail.

  • CL High Ball Craft Cocktail Competition this January 24th

    CL High Ball Craft Cocktail Competition this January 24th

    Creative Loafing is back with their High Ball Craft Cocktail Competition on Thursday, January 24th, 2019 from 7PM to 10PM at Nova 535 in Downtown St. Petersburg. What better way to start the new year than with some great libations? Tickets are now on-sale and start at $55. The number of tickets available is limited […]

  • Guide: 10 Places to Eat and Drink in Seminole Heights

    Guide: 10 Places to Eat and Drink in Seminole Heights

    Did you hear that Tampa is now ranked one of the most hipster cities in the United States? If we’re talking hipsters, Seminole Heights has taken the mantle from Ybor City in the past few years as restaurants, bars, breweries, and cafes have popped up all over this small town that supports local busines. Here […]

  • Guide: Top 8 Local Bars in Tampa

    Guide: Top 8 Local Bars in Tampa

    Drinking in Tampa is a mixed bag. Lots of bars close early and many overcharge for drinks that contain almost no alcohol or have downright terrible service. City officials and bar owners are also regularly working against each other. There was even an incident in 2013 where the city once tried to change the closing […]

  • Hotel Bar now serving Downtown Tampa

    Hotel Bar now serving Downtown Tampa

    Downtown Tampa has a new spot now open called Hotel Bar. The bar is a classy establishment that serves libations created by famous hotels around the world and also gourmet food. During my visit I tried the Hotel Nacional made with cana brava, giffard peche, pineapple, and lime. The cocktail comes from Hotel Nacional de […]

  • The Rack (Hyde Park)

    The Rack has long been one of my favorite spots to grab some sushi and chill. The food is consistently good, the bartenders are chill, and there is a crowd there from evening to close. Although they have billiards there, I have never played there. My last visit there was on a Tuesday night. It […]

  • Timpano Italian Chophouse

    Timpano Italian Chophouse is a restaurant and bar located across the street from CineBistro in Old Hyde Park. The exterior seems fancy and upscale and that wouldn’t be an incorrect way to describe Timpano. Inside the place is lit well, most of the people there are dressed up. My visit was during evening hours and […]