For the best nightlife in Tampa, check out our list of the city's hottest bars and nightclubs. We've searched the city from north to south and east to west for the perfect place to party. So get ready to bounce on over to one of the favorite picks and get the party started.
Dine and dance at Mangroves Seafood Bar & Grill
in the SoHo district of Tampa's historic Hyde Park neighborhood. Dine on New American Cuisine, with infused flavors from around the world prepared by the house chef. Dance to 80s music in the hip nightlife spot, Lounge Rewind, and get your groove on all night long.
Address: 208 S. Howard Ave., Tampa, FL 33606 - Map
Phone: (813) 258-3302
Think Blue at the Blue Martini
in Tampa's Westshore Business District. Listen and dance to the best in local live entertainment like Rhythm Method and eat great tapas. The trendy nightlife venue offers a casual outdoor patio bar, in the mix stage room or secluded VIP lounge. Dress up in a little black dress or dress down in blues for an exciting night in the city.
Address: 2223 North West Shore Boulevard, Tampa, FL 33607 - Map
Phone: (813) 873-2583
Hang out with a lizard at the Green Iguana
. The funky nightlife hot spot brings the best local cover bands, high energy rock bands and DJ's spinning a mix of rock and hip hop. You'll find the crowd loves to hang out at the lakefront tiki bar and is always talking about a giant lizard guarding the door!
Address: 9202 Anderson Road, Tampa, FL 33634 - Map
Phone: (813) 288-9076
The best South Tampa neighborhood bar is MacDinton's Irish Pub
. Regulars appreciate the fantastic service, friendly nightlife atmosphere, authentic Irish meals like Shepherd's Pie and Bangers & Mash and ice cold German beer. Soccer fans know the pub is the place to watch The Six Nation's Rugby, FA Cup, EPL and Champions League soccer.
Address: 405 South Howard Ave., Tampa, FL 33606 - Map
Phone: (813) 251-8999
The most famous bar on the planet, Coyote Ugly Saloon
, is infamous for having hot bartenders behind and on top of the bar. The crowd is rowdy and the music is loud at this nightlife venue. The original Coyote Ugly Saloon officially opened its doors in New York on January 27, 1993; Tampa is home to one of the two in Florida out of 11 locations across the nation.
Address: 1722 E 7th Ave., Tampa, FL 33605 - Map
Phone: (813) 228-UGLY
Sway to sounds of the Caribbean at Bahama Breeze
in Tampa. Discover Island cuisine like coconut shrimp, Creole baked goat cheese and roasted Cuban bread and sip on pina coladas or a pineapple-coconut martini. The laid-back island atmosphere is the perfect place to meet with friends or make new ones while enjoying lunch, dinner or the city's nightlife.
Address: 3045 N Rocky Point Dr., Tampa, FL 33607 - Map
Phone: (813) 289-7922