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Address: Tampa, FL
Activities: City walk sightseeing, Dining, Shopping

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south tampa is a mixed bag

the Soho district has great local shops and and some of the best food in Tampa however it also has horrible parking problems and what there a lot of new high end construction... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
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Tampa, Florida, United States
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Hernando, Florida
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188 reviews 188 reviews
29 attraction reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

All the best restaurants in Tampa are in this area. The Hyde Park shopping is still nice, but is still in need of more stores.

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Tampa, Florida, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

the Soho district has great local shops and and some of the best food in Tampa however it also has horrible parking problems and what there a lot of new high end construction there I pass on living there and do want to be there the next time Tampa get hit hard with a hurricane which is not if but... More 

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Lutz, Florida
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94 reviews 94 reviews
30 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

This area has a vibrant night lofe with numerous pubs, bars, clubs, and restaurants, as well as the Epicurian Hotel, built and owned by the owners of Byrnes Steakhouse. Not only is the area full of young and old alike, but the owners of the bars and pubs give back generously to the community in donations and fund raisers. It... More 

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Tampa
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

They have a few nice spots/bars like the PressBox for ex. However there is also the McDill Military base. It' s a nice neighborhood, but not too much to do.

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Palm Harbor, Florida
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101 reviews 101 reviews
16 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

I'm not sure what everyone rants about. The bars in this part of town are lame. The people are very showy, without really anything to show. Anyone of them would be chewed up and spit out in an actual city. The people out on the beach are way more relaxed and a lot less plastic. Skip SoHo and head to... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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57 reviews 57 reviews
17 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Great restaurants and bars line South Howard. The world famous Berns steakhouse is here with a NEW Epicurean Hotel right across the street. 15 minutes from airport and 10 minutes to downtown, walk to beautiful Bayshore Blvd 4 mile sidewalk on the bay. Head to Hyde Park for shopping and restaurants. 15 minutes from airport, 5 minutes to downtown.

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Tampa
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55 reviews 55 reviews
14 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

South Tampa is a great place for a night out or if you're looking for a weekend farmers market. It has some of the best restaurants in Tampa too

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Aiken, South Carolina
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158 reviews 158 reviews
40 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

the southtampa area around the base definitely has a good eclectic mix,you don'treally have to drive all over and its also close to downtown and ybor

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76 reviews 76 reviews
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

South Tampa has the best selection of restaurants and bars in Tampa. Just a few minutes from downtown. The epicenter is Howard Avenue with wall to wall restaurants and bars.

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Tampa, Florida
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17 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

South Tampa is beautiful. Hyde Park Village is a great place for dining and walking around. Streets full of trees and a very quiet neighborhood. Beautiful houses everywhere that you look at. it's very close to downtown Tampa and to the airport. It's a pity that it's such an expensive area to live in.

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