November 15, 2019

The 25 best patios with a view in Tampa Bay right now

With temps finally starting to drop, it's finally patio season in Tampa Bay. But not all bar and restaurant patios were created equal. From rooftop views to waterfront vistas, here are a few of the best patios in Tampa Bay right now.

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360 Rooftop Bar
3701 Gulf Blvd. St. Pete Beach, FL
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 6 p.m.- 10 p.m.
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360 Rooftop Bar

3701 Gulf Blvd. St. Pete Beach, FL
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 6 p.m.- 10 p.m.

Photo via 360 Rooftop Bar/Facebook
Ulele
1810 N Highland Ave, Tampa, FL
Consistently one of Tampa’s highest rated restaurants, there’s no doubt that Ulele also offers a beautiful setting to drink a few glasses of wine. You can drink inside in their dim and sleek dining area, or opt to eat outside––it’s especially charming when they have a fire burning.
Photo via Ulele/Facebook

Ulele

1810 N Highland Ave, Tampa, FL
Consistently one of Tampa’s highest rated restaurants, there’s no doubt that Ulele also offers a beautiful setting to drink a few glasses of wine. You can drink inside in their dim and sleek dining area, or opt to eat outside––it’s especially charming when they have a fire burning.

Photo via Ulele/Facebook
Hilton Tampa Downtown
211 N. Tampa St., Tampa, FL
Remodeled back in 2017, the Hilton Tampa Downtown rooftop pool and bar is a great place to go for views and chews. Although it might be scary for some, the pool is right by the edge of the rooftop along with the heated pool, there’s a little fire pit next to some of their couches, bar seating, and lawn chairs to relax in, as well. 
Photo via Hilton Tampa Downtown/Facebook

Hilton Tampa Downtown

211 N. Tampa St., Tampa, FL
Remodeled back in 2017, the Hilton Tampa Downtown rooftop pool and bar is a great place to go for views and chews. Although it might be scary for some, the pool is right by the edge of the rooftop along with the heated pool, there’s a little fire pit next to some of their couches, bar seating, and lawn chairs to relax in, as well.

Photo via Hilton Tampa Downtown/Facebook
Whiskey Joe’s
7720 W Courtney Campbell Causeway, Tampa, FL
Located right off of Courtney Campbell Causeway, Whiskey Joe’s is a solid fish shack serving beers, tacos, and burger, among other things, and it is not only on the water, it’s literally over it. 
Photo via Whiskey Joe’s/Facebook

Whiskey Joe’s

7720 W Courtney Campbell Causeway, Tampa, FL
Located right off of Courtney Campbell Causeway, Whiskey Joe’s is a solid fish shack serving beers, tacos, and burger, among other things, and it is not only on the water, it’s literally over it.

Photo via Whiskey Joe’s/Facebook
Rick’s on the River
2305 N Willow Ave, Tampa, FL
Rick’s on the River is a marina, bar and grill. So, you can pull up to the restaurant either by car or float through on your boat. Rick’s also offers live music and fresh oysters. 
Photo via Rick’s on the River/Facebook

Rick’s on the River

2305 N Willow Ave, Tampa, FL
Rick’s on the River is a marina, bar and grill. So, you can pull up to the restaurant either by car or float through on your boat. Rick’s also offers live music and fresh oysters.

Photo via Rick’s on the River/Facebook

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