Best Outdoor Dining & Patios - Tampa Bay

There’s a lot to love about the sunshine state and one of them is that it’s always patio season. Tampa Bay’s relaxed culture, year-round sunshine, and proximity to the best backwaters and beaches provides some amazing patio bar and outdoor dining options. We’ve made it easy to find and follow the amazing food, drink, event and happy hour specials at these locations on the AppyHour® Mobile app and AppyHour® Online!

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Best Patio Bars Tampa Bay 2021
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Tiki Docks Skyway Bar + Grill  is famous for Tampa’s fresh oysters, “Tiki Time” Happy Hour, live music outdoor dining and waterfront bar patio. This patio is certain to please patrons looking for tropical vibes and harborside views that Florida is famous for.

AppyHour Online: Tiki Docks Skyway Bar + Grill


Best Patios Tampa Bay Marker 8
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Marker 8 is famous for its laid-back dining, outdoor Tiki Bar, and stunning waterfront dining patio. In addition to perfect tropical cocktails, they’ve got weekend live music. No need to look any further for a great outing!

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Bon Appetit Best Patios Tampa Bay
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The famous Bon Appétit restaurant and bar has been serving guests on their waterfront patio since 1976. Therefore, if delectable cuisine, fun craft cocktails, and special moments with special people are on your itinerary you certainly can’t miss this patio experience.

AppyHour Online: Bon Appétit

Best Patio Bars Tampa Bay Breakroom
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The Breakroom Bar & Grill is known around town for its amazing happy hours, friendly staff and gourmet tacos. Above all, their outdoor patio faces a beautiful waterway inlet allowing patrons to enjoy a plethora of Florida’s incredible wildlife right from the bar table.

AppyHour Online: The Breakroom Bar & Grill


Best Patio Bars Tampa Bay Frescos Waterfront Bistro
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Fresco’s Waterfront Bistro is the only outdoor restaurant with a view of the municipal marina at the base of the famous St. Pete Pier. Once you’ve experienced a day of exploring St. Petersburg you won’t want to miss this place for a happy hour cocktail with a view.

AppyHour Online: Fresco’s Waterfront Bistro

Best Patio Bars Tampa Bay No Vacancy
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No Vacancy offers a vibrant patio atmosphere for patrons and our furry friends. This Florida Vacation inspired outdoor hangout has built a following for its seafood bites and fresh caught Grouper sandwiches. Don’t forget to try the wide selection of local draft beers enjoyable on their undeniably chic outdoor patio.

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Grand Cathedral Cigars is a great example of why Tampa is undoubtably the “Cigar Capital of the World”. This church-turned-cigar bar’s outdoor dining and smoking patio provides a perfect green oasis to enjoy your favorite smokes and happy hour craft cocktails.


Best Patio Bars Tampa Bay Whiskey Joe's
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Whiskey Joe’s Bar and Grill patio bar offers tropical breezes, white sand, and killer sunsets and is undeniably an incredible outdoor dining experience. Furthermore, the outdoor dining area extends to a small private beach, giving patrons a one-of-a-kind vibe that can only be found here.

AppyHour Online: Whiskey Joe’s Bar and Grill

Frenchy's Outpost Best Patio Bars Tampa Bay
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Frenchy’s Outpost Bar & Grill undoubtably a Tampa staple. The large and breezy patio at Frenchy’s will certainly make you forget your worries over a few cold beverages and a friendly dining experience. 

AppyHour Online: Frenchy’s Outpost


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