3 must-try rooftop bars in Tampa Bay
Did someone say rooftop? Enjoy a drink with a view while the weather is still lovely.
Why it matters: Whether you want to impress out-of-towners or find the perfect date spot, a good rooftop bar is a must.
Details: A deco-inspired tropical lounge perched atop historic Armature Works.
Must-try cocktail: The Out of Towner with Tromba Blanco, pineapple, lime, cucumber water and seltzer.
Go when: You want to loosen up your colleagues for after-work happy hour.
Address: 1903 Market St., Tampa
Details: An indoor-outdoor spot where you can sample Sicilian street fare and sip refreshing cocktails.
Must-try cocktail: Paradiso, a vibrant blood orange margarita.
Go when: You want to grab a celebratory drink, maybe after dinner at the restaurant it sits above, Casa Santa Stefano.
- Or, an impromptu night out (no reservations required).
Views: The bar sits just above the Historic Ybor City skyline, with a view of cigar factories and downtown Tampa.
Address: 1607 N. 22nd St., Tampa.
Details: A legendary rooftop bar atop a seafood restaurant in the heart of Pass-A-Grille.
Must-try cocktail: The Hurricane Margarita. Hornitos tequila with agave, lime juice and orange liqueur.
Go when: You want a casual date night with a breeze, a view and some good seafood.
Views: Located just across the street from the Gulf, the 365-degree rooftop has a perfect view of the sunset over the beach.
Address: 809 Gulf Way, St. Pete Beach
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