516 South Howard Avenue Tampa, FL 33606 +1 813 251 5634
At the Lodge, there is something going on everyday of the week. Weekday happy hours start the week, followed by live music on Tuesdays and ladies night on Thursdays with special drink prices. Weekends bring in cool music, and on Sunday, savor a delicious breakfast with eggs cooked just the way you like them or a special TV dinner. On game day, you can expect drink specials all day and game action on the 50-inch HDTV. Lunch and dinner menus offer a variety of tasty morsels including sushi, pot stickers, sandwiches, salads, fried chicken, pork chops and New York strip steak. - Vickie Ferguson
5314 Interbay Boulevard At Ballast Point Park Tampa, FL 33611 +1 813 831 2112
Located near the Ballast Point Pier in South Tampa and featuring fantastic views of Tampa Bay, Taste of Boston serves fresh seafood dishes that are guaranteed to make your mouth water. The homemade lobster roll-served on a fresh baked bun, along with the combo fish platter-and creamy clam chowder are made with fresh scallops, clams, shrimp and lobster that are shipped in weekly from Boston. Side dishes include homemade batter dipped onion rings and crisp and creamy cole slaw. Enjoy the scenic views along with live music on Friday, Saturday and Sunday night! - Vickie Ferguson
2307 West Azeele Street Tampa, FL 33609 +1 813 258 2257
Stop by the Dubliner Irish Pub for happy hour a pint of Bass or Guinness. Try and pay a visit on Sunday when they have drink specials with a DJ and great music. If you're looking for live action, you can enjoy live musical entertainment until 2a on most nights. Be sure to bring your appetite and sample some of their tasty appetizers such as Stout Wings and Irish Nachos, their scrumptious Dubliner Burger or Shamrock Smothered Chicken sandwich, specialty pizzas or their authentic Irish entrées including Classic Fish & Chips, traditional Shepard's Pie and Corned Beef & Cabbage.
Located within 93.3 FLZ Studios, Southern Chevy Dealers Sound Stage gives you a chance to mingle with the best upcoming talents not just from Florida, but also from across the globe. This small and cozy concert venue has been host to artists like Cher Lloyd, Austin Mahone, K'Naan and hundreds of others in the past. With a seating capacity for 50 spectators, you cannot find a more intimate space than this to listen to your favorite artists. For tickets and more information, call ahead or visit the website.
405 South Howard Avenue Tampa, FL 33609 +1 813 251 8999
Located in the trendy SoHo district of Tampa, McDintons is an Irish pub unlike any other. This soccer fanatic bar features live music, traditional Irish cuisine, theme nights, and weekly specials. The large patio outdoor is perfect for relaxing on warm evenings with friends taking in the game or live music. Even man's best friend is welcome on the patio for, "yappy hour" to socialize with other friendly pooches. McDinton's is a must visit when in the Tampa area!
3902 North Marguerite Street Tampa, FL 33603 +1 813 250 0345
Smooth brews with velvety texture and outstanding flavor is what you will receive at Indigo Trading Company. The coffee shop features delicious coffee made with the best-handpicked beans from Kenya, Costa Rica, and Guatemala. Brewed to perfection, enjoy a steaming cup along with a delicious gourmet cookie or tasty pastry. For a quick meal, order a fresh made wrap to go along with your coffee selection. For your convenience, Indigo Trading provides double drive-thru windows for those on the go. Stop by for a freshly brewed cup or have a bag of premium Indigo Indulgence beans shipped to your home or office. -Vickie Ferguson
The ultimate in late night dancing, The Kennedy has it all. Inside, the lounge is equipped with a superior sound system where the beat is loud and clear whether the music is being spun by the club's DJs or being performed live on stage. Step outside to the Ivy patio for luxury VIP treatment. Experience the best in music, dancing, and your favorite cocktail under the stars. The Ivy has its own full bar and table service so you can enjoy the atmosphere, music and in style and comfort. Reservations are accepted for this upscale, classy dance club near downtown and SoHo. -Vickie Ferguson
CineBistro is the best venue for an afternoon or evening of adult dining and movie going. Located in trendy Hyde Park Village, enjoy a sumptuous meal and cocktails while watching the latest in new releases and independent films. Arrive 30 minutes prior to the movie, place your order, and sit back and enjoy the show. Or, you can forgo the movie and dine in the lounge and mingle with friends. With a full menu of delectable delights, or assorted snacks if you prefer, movie going has never been so good. Please note all visitors to CineBistro must be 21 or older. -Vickie Ferguson
223 South Howard Avenue Tampa, FL 33606 +1 813 443 5797
If you want a relaxing atmosphere where you will be served refreshing cups of tea, chilled wine or a smooth, crafted beer, then a visit to Infusions Lounge is a must. Located in Tampa's SoHo district, Infusions combines the artistic culture of the neighborhood with hand-painted art and specialty items available for purchase. Enjoy fresh quiche and salads and an ever-changing seasonal menu that uses local products. Stop by for your favorite beverage or snack and take advantage of the free WiFi while relaxing. In the evening, Infusions is an excellent choice for some relaxation after a night of dancing.
3322 US Highway 301 North Hwy 301 Near The Florida State Fairgrounds Tampa, FL 33619 +1 813 987 2855
There are a handful of places where you can find multiple facilities under one roof and Dallas Bull happens to be one of those. Right from "business concerts" to bars and lounges, this place has them all. Relocated under a new management, this place covers a massive area of 34,000 sq. ft and can accommodate huge crowds with ease. Popular for playing old country music, this place has also hosted events like music launches. Its close proximity to Ford Amphitheatre, certainly adds to its pros.