March 29, 2019

The 25 best secret patios in Tampa Bay, and how to find them all

Tampa Bay has plenty of popular options for lounging outdoors with a cocktail or a bite, but we also have quite a few hidden patios tucked away in alleys, rooftops, and back porches. Many of these secret spots are just off the beaten path, and all of them are worth discovering.

 

 

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Red Mesa Cantina  
128 3rd St. S., St. Pete, 727-896-8226
Modernized Mexican eats & hand-crafted cocktails are served here in a festive setting with a beautiful outdoor patio.
Photo via Red Mesa Cantina/Facebook

Red Mesa Cantina

128 3rd St. S., St. Pete, 727-896-8226
Modernized Mexican eats & hand-crafted cocktails are served here in a festive setting with a beautiful outdoor patio.

Photo via Red Mesa Cantina/Facebook
Mole y Abuela  
1202 N. Franklin St, Tampa, 813-370-1000
Mole Y Abuela is dedicated to providing the delectable Spanish-inspired dishes and stunning views from their rooftop patio.
Photo via Mole y Abuela/Facebook

Mole y Abuela

1202 N. Franklin St, Tampa, 813-370-1000
Mole Y Abuela is dedicated to providing the delectable Spanish-inspired dishes and stunning views from their rooftop patio.

Photo via Mole y Abuela/Facebook
Bodega  
Multiple locations, 727-623-0942, 813-533-3333
Nestled in the bustling Edge District and in Seminole Heights, Bodega was destined for killer outdoor seating. 
Photo via Bodega/Facebook

Bodega

Multiple locations, 727-623-0942, 813-533-3333
Nestled in the bustling Edge District and in Seminole Heights, Bodega was destined for killer outdoor seating.

Photo via Bodega/Facebook
Big Ray’s Fish Camp  
6116 Interbay Blvd., Tampa, 813-605-3615
Big Ray’s offers compact counter-serve featuring seafood & sandwiches in a casual space with a fishing-shack vibe. 
Photo via Big Ray’s Fish Camp/Facebook

Big Ray’s Fish Camp

6116 Interbay Blvd., Tampa, 813-605-3615
Big Ray’s offers compact counter-serve featuring seafood & sandwiches in a casual space with a fishing-shack vibe.

Photo via Big Ray’s Fish Camp/Facebook
Calusa Commons  
2161 1st Ave. S., St. Pete
Located between St. Petersburg, Florida’s Grand Central and Warehouse Arts districts, Calusa Commons is home to several locally owned independent businesses.
Photo via Black Crow Coffee Facebook

Calusa Commons

2161 1st Ave. S., St. Pete
Located between St. Petersburg, Florida’s Grand Central and Warehouse Arts districts, Calusa Commons is home to several locally owned independent businesses.

Photo via Black Crow Coffee Facebook

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