Whether you just relocated to the area or are on vacation, discover the downtown part of St. Petersburg, featuring a unique mix of vibrant lounges, clubs, and casual dive bars. So if you want to catch some fun tonight, check these popular nightlife hangouts, chosen among visitors and residents alike.
Situated in the Edge District of Downtown St. Pete, this nightlife club features an extensive menu of hard-to-find beers from all parts of the world. You will find boutique wines, meads, and hard ciders served in the Indie, as well as, root beers, kombucha teas, and nitro iced coffee. The casual atmosphere provides the perfect look for a night out discussion among pals. It could get crowded inside, so make sure you arrive there early enough to grab a seat. Open air seating is the best and offers a real “paradise” feel on a breezy Florida night.
Mastry’s Bar & Grill
If you’re looking for a more casual side and don’t want to spend a lot of money, Mastry’s Bar & Grill is the place to visit. You can catch your nightlife fun and as well get a good buzz going for under $20. Seriously! Considered one of the best St. Pete dive bars, it’s a hotspot hangout for residents, but vacationers are always welcome. Great place to chill after spending the day shopping or sightseeing.
Ringside Cafe Downtown
Known as ‘The Home of Rock & Blues”, the Ringside Cafe is the Tampa Bay area’s premier night club. This former boarding house has a casual atmosphere with a sports bar, dance floor, and live music 7 nights a week. The decor lends itself to the building’s history which also used to be the home of a boxing club. When you’re in the area, stop by for some of our southern-style Florida cuisine and pair it with your favorite beer.
Ruby’s Elixir & Central Cigars
Located in downtown St. Petersburg, this music venue is the longest running in the area featuring live music genres such as jazz, funk, blues, rock and much more. Not only do they have an extensive beverage menu, Ruby’s also offers The Havana Room for the cigar aficionado. Locals and visitors alike will appreciate the music of local favorites and the national touring acts.
The Copper Shaker
Don’t miss this one-of-a-kind cocktail house and kitchen. Right in the heart of downtown St. Pete, The Copper Shaker boasts some of the finest craft food and beverages in the industry. Throughout each week, guests will enjoy tasting events, live music, and a free test kitchen. Stick around for the weekend because you won’t want to miss the party at the craft bar.
The One Night Stand
Known as the ‘only country bar downtown’, The One Night Stand offers country music, dancing, and weekly drink specials including Wednesday Night Beer Pong. In a clean, safe, and comfortable environment locals and vacationers will enjoy the exceptional hospitality, conversation, and energetic atmosphere that will bring you back time and again.
This upscale, gastro lounge focuses it’s specialties on food, as well as, signature cocktails, craft beer and fine wines. Located on Beach Drive in downtown St. Petersburg, you can enjoy many weekly specials including Happy Hour, Hospitality Monday’s, Wine Tuesday’s and Ladies Night Wednesday’s.