The 24 most beautiful bars in the Tampa Bay area

Whether it's on the rooftop of a five star hotel overlooking the Gulf, sandwiched in-between other businesses in downtown St. Petersburg, or part of  an elegant restaurant, everybody deserves to drink in a beautiful bar every once in a while. Because you can't go to dive bars all of the time. So here are a few bars all over the Tampa Bay area that will definitely make you feel fancy.

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 360 Rooftop Bar   
3701 Gulf Blvd. #101, St. Pete Beach, FL 33604, (727) 456-8660
Want a panoramic view of the Gulf while you enjoy your booze? Then 360 rooftop bar on St. Pete Beach is the spot for you. If you’re feeling extra lush, rent a rooftop cabana. We’ll cut to the chase––Happy hour is every day from 5pm-7pm.  
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360 Rooftop Bar

3701 Gulf Blvd. #101, St. Pete Beach, FL 33604, (727) 456-8660
Want a panoramic view of the Gulf while you enjoy your booze? Then 360 rooftop bar on St. Pete Beach is the spot for you. If you’re feeling extra lush, rent a rooftop cabana. We’ll cut to the chase––Happy hour is every day from 5pm-7pm.

Photo via 360 Rooftop Bar/Facebook
 Bon Appetit    
148 Marina Plaza, Dunedin, FL 34698,  (727) 733-2151
Bon Appetit seriously delivers that waterfront dining atmosphere that perfectly pairs with their elevated, seafood-oriented menu. A gem of Dunedin, this spot is perfect if you want to drink some cocktails over a stunning view of the Gulf. 
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Bon Appetit

148 Marina Plaza, Dunedin, FL 34698, (727) 733-2151
Bon Appetit seriously delivers that waterfront dining atmosphere that perfectly pairs with their elevated, seafood-oriented menu. A gem of Dunedin, this spot is perfect if you want to drink some cocktails over a stunning view of the Gulf.

Photo via Bon Appetit/Facebook
 Buya Ramen    
911 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33705, (727) 202-7010
Buya Ramen sits on downtown St. Petersburg’s Central Ave , a culinary hub of Pinellas County.  Their Ramen pairs perfectly with sake, or any of the beer and liquor options that Buya offers. Their dim, sleek atmosphere, with walls adorned with Japanese art earned them a spot on this list. 
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Buya Ramen

911 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33705, (727) 202-7010
Buya Ramen sits on downtown St. Petersburg’s Central Ave , a culinary hub of Pinellas County. Their Ramen pairs perfectly with sake, or any of the beer and liquor options that Buya offers. Their dim, sleek atmosphere, with walls adorned with Japanese art earned them a spot on this list.

Photo via Buya Ramen/Facebook
 The C House   
6005 N Florida Ave, Tampa, FL 33604,  (813) 488-4813
The three C’s––Charcuterie, Champagne, and Cheesecake. The C House could easily add another C for “chic” as this bar and restaurant has a rustic, truly welcoming  interior. Their happy hour is 4pm-6pm, Monday through Friday–we know you were dying to know. 
Photo via JON PALMER CLARIDGE

The C House

6005 N Florida Ave, Tampa, FL 33604, (813) 488-4813
The three C’s––Charcuterie, Champagne, and Cheesecake. The C House could easily add another C for “chic” as this bar and restaurant has a rustic, truly welcoming interior. Their happy hour is 4pm-6pm, Monday through Friday–we know you were dying to know.

Photo via JON PALMER CLARIDGE
 Ciro’s Speakeasy   
12109 Bayshore Blvd, Tampa, 813-251-0022 
Located inside the historic Bayshore Royal Building on the corner of Howard Avenue and Bayshore Boulevard, Ciro’s is a hidden gem in Tampa Bay. A Speakeasy type of establishment, the password to get into Ciro's changes daily. 
Photo via Ciros/Facebook

Ciro’s Speakeasy

12109 Bayshore Blvd, Tampa, 813-251-0022
Located inside the historic Bayshore Royal Building on the corner of Howard Avenue and Bayshore Boulevard, Ciro’s is a hidden gem in Tampa Bay. A Speakeasy type of establishment, the password to get into Ciro's changes daily.

Photo via Ciros/Facebook
 CW Gin Joint   
633 N Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602,  (813) 816-1446
This dim, but elegant bar is adorned with chandeliers and showcases an entire wall of top shelf liquors, doing its motto “Where style and grace have an attitude,” absolute justice. Make sure you make a reservation, this place fills up quick. 
Photo via CW Gin Joint/Facebook

CW Gin Joint

633 N Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602, (813) 816-1446
This dim, but elegant bar is adorned with chandeliers and showcases an entire wall of top shelf liquors, doing its motto “Where style and grace have an attitude,” absolute justice. Make sure you make a reservation, this place fills up quick.

Photo via CW Gin Joint/Facebook
 Don CeSar     
3400 Gulf Blvd, St Pete Beach, FL 33706, (727) 360-1881
It’s no brainer that this massive pink palace on St. Pete beach has a beautiful everything, including three bars––an elegant lobby bar, Rowe Bar, and the beachfront Beachcomber bar. Each of these bars offers a step into the lavish life of the Don CeSar. Grab a cocktail and relax on their private beach. 
Photo via  Don CeSar/Facebook

Don CeSar

3400 Gulf Blvd, St Pete Beach, FL 33706, (727) 360-1881
It’s no brainer that this massive pink palace on St. Pete beach has a beautiful everything, including three bars––an elegant lobby bar, Rowe Bar, and the beachfront Beachcomber bar. Each of these bars offers a step into the lavish life of the Don CeSar. Grab a cocktail and relax on their private beach.

Photo via Don CeSar/Facebook
 EDGE Rooftop Bar    
1903 Market Street, Tampa, FL 33602,  (813) 296-2702
Resting elegantly on the top of the Epicurean Hotel, EDGE Rooftop Bar focuses on cocktails with the freshest ingredients around. Their signature cocktails, wine, and beer is meant to be enjoyed on their huge lounge chairs surrounding the bar, thay you might (definitely) fall asleep in. 
Photo via Epicurean/Facebook

EDGE Rooftop Bar

1903 Market Street, Tampa, FL 33602, (813) 296-2702
Resting elegantly on the top of the Epicurean Hotel, EDGE Rooftop Bar focuses on cocktails with the freshest ingredients around. Their signature cocktails, wine, and beer is meant to be enjoyed on their huge lounge chairs surrounding the bar, thay you might (definitely) fall asleep in.

Photo via Epicurean/Facebook
 Élevage Restaurant    
1207 S Howard Ave, Tampa, FL 33606, (813) 999-8726
You can choose to grab a drink at the EDGE Rooftop bar during your time at SoHo’s Epicurean Hotel, or you can order drinks a their restaurant, Élevage. This elegant, modern eatery reflects the modern and creative menu, accompanied by the same fresh cocktails and extensive beer and wine offerings as EDGE. 
Photo via Epicureanhotel.com

Élevage Restaurant

1207 S Howard Ave, Tampa, FL 33606, (813) 999-8726
You can choose to grab a drink at the EDGE Rooftop bar during your time at SoHo’s Epicurean Hotel, or you can order drinks a their restaurant, Élevage. This elegant, modern eatery reflects the modern and creative menu, accompanied by the same fresh cocktails and extensive beer and wine offerings as EDGE.

Photo via Epicureanhotel.com
Fenway Hotel Rooftop   
453 Edgewater Drive, Dunedin, FL 34698, (727)-683-5991 
You don’t have to book a room at The Fenway Hotel to experience their larger-than-life rooftop bar looking over the prized Honeymoon and Caladesi islands. Originally home to the Boston public radio station WGHB in 1925, the Fenway Hotel’s Hi-Top Bar now serves choice cocktails with a great view. 
Photo via Fenway Hotel/Facebook

Fenway Hotel Rooftop

453 Edgewater Drive, Dunedin, FL 34698, (727)-683-5991
You don’t have to book a room at The Fenway Hotel to experience their larger-than-life rooftop bar looking over the prized Honeymoon and Caladesi islands. Originally home to the Boston public radio station WGHB in 1925, the Fenway Hotel’s Hi-Top Bar now serves choice cocktails with a great view.

Photo via Fenway Hotel/Facebook
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