The Oaks Bar and Grill is a family owned restaurant, and it shows in the friendly service, family atmosphere, quality food, and homemade specialties served during breakfast, lunch or dinner. From casual fare including crispy wings and burgers to their own recipe for fresh grouper and crab soup, you will not be disappointed. Just for the kids, there is playroom to keep them entertained, video games, and a full bar and happy hour for the adults. Casual atmosphere and an inexpensive menu keep the Oaks a favorite restaurant for locals and tourists. - Vickie Ferguson
Studio Inc is the place to be to be if you are interested in some serious dancing. The place has talented and friendly dance instructors who will guide you on the dance floor. This nightclub is a happening venue for country and swing dancing in Tampa. Women's entry is free on Tuesday nights, while Sunday is family night, where you can bring your kids along. The place is abuzz with karaoke sessions, pool tournaments and specials all throughout the week. Popular artists like the Dixie Chicks have also performed here.
A great place for locals and tourists where the drinks are cool, the menu is full of delectable seafood creations, plump burgers, zesty salads or spicy pizza. Stop by every day for happy hour, watch the NFL lineup on Sunday, or participate in open-mic night. Live music is scheduled throughout each month for dancing the night away. From Tuesday through Saturday, the Piano Bar provides a variety of talented musicians pounding the keys. Dine in, sit at the bar, or have a meal on the deck while the sun is setting. Food is served until 1a. - Vickie Ferguson
Sloppy Joe's is perfect for relaxing, beach-watching and ocean-viewing from its perfect location right on the beach at the Bilmar Beach Resort. Joe's features a two-tier outside deck with 150 seats where guests can see for miles, soak up some sun or watch the sun melt into the Gulf at sunset. The menu specializes in seafood including recipes such as conch fritters from the original Sloppy Joe's in Key West. Stuffed crab, grilled grouper and jumbo crab cakes round out the menu. Enjoy live music while sipping one of the specialty drinks or frozen libations. - Vickie Ferguson
Ricky T's is the place to start your morning off just right with one of their exceptional breakfasts that include everything from southern biscuits and gravy to fresh bagels slathered in cream cheese. Come back for lunch or dinner and select from a full menu of seafood, pasta and pizza dishes, watch sports events on one of the 20 TVs in the Lighthouse Bar, or take in the breeze at the outdoor Tiki Bar. Casual dining, live music, open late every night; and on Monday and Tuesday, enjoy all you-can-eat-crab. - Vickie Ferguson
Try scrumptious seafood or steak anytime, or take advantage of all-you-can-eat snow crab on Monday and Tuesday and fish 'n' chips on Wednesday, with no limit to the fresh grouper on Thursday. Over the weekend, Cooters provides a variety of daily specials. After your meal, visit the adjoining sports bar and game room for sporting action on one of many TVs. Try your hand at one of the Wednesday night dart tournaments, play video games or roll a perfect game of virtual bowling. The game room is open until 2a with kids allowed only up until 9p. - Vickie Ferguson
Situated on beautiful Clearwater Beach, this family owned restaurant brings traditional cuisine from Italy assuring guests of a superior, authentic dining experience. Enjoy the gentle breezes and sunset views from the restaurant along with a comfortable atmosphere set amid the open spaces and gentle decor of the restaurant. Savor the sumptuous selections including Forlini's signature dishes, tender steaks, creamy pastas and fresh seafood. From the extensive wine list, you can choose from over 650 selections from the more than 8,000 bottles stored in the Forlini wine cellar. Guests are welcome to tour the cellar. -Vickie Ferguson
483 Mandalay Avenue Suite 113 Clearwater Beach, FL 33767 +1 727 446 8805
Nestled in the heart of Clearwater Beach, the vibrant bistro provides an assortment of intriguing cuisine such as prosciutto and goat cheese pizza, southwestern shrimp and grits, sugar and nut glazed brie, or salmon bruschetta. Step inside to a casual atmosphere where colorful lights reflect off crystal-clear, wine glasses. Select from over 40 wine varieties by the glass or choose from over 100 bottles reflecting vineyards from around the world. Listen to live music on the weekends seated in the outdoor courtyard, participate in scheduled wine tasting or stop by for happy hour from 5p to 7p daily. There is even a Happy Hour where four-legged friends are welcome in the courtyard.
One of the best local spots in town for food, fun and entertainment is the Friendly Tavern where the name speaks for itself. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner you can enjoy a tasty meal such as the tavern's signature chili, burgers, steak sandwiches and cold brews. Stop by for happy hour after work and stay until the early morning hours listening to live music or entertaining the crowd with some quality karaoke. Friendly has a full liquor bar to create your favorite cocktail, so sit back and enjoy the casual atmosphere inside or sit outside to savor the gulf breezes. Smoking is only allowed outside. -Vickie Ferguson
Located in upscale Westchase, this is the place where something fun is happening every Monday through Saturday night. On Monday, it's movie night with drink specials and Tuesday is for Texas Hold 'Em Poker players. Wednesday has special draft and shot specials, while Thursday is just for the ladies. On Friday, the place is rocking with live music from area bands and drink specials way into the night. On Saturday, stop by for dollar drafts and take in sporting action on the 11 big screen TVs. This is a trendy bar with an upscale atmosphere, so dress for the occasion. - Vickie Ferguson
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