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16 2nd Street North, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
(727) 894-8465
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1:00 pm - 3:00 am
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Mon - Fri 1:00 pm - 3:00 am
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 am

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Just Eh.

I was here to see a live music show, which was also my first visit. I arrived about 2 hours before "doors opened" and sat at a small table hoping to get service, a beer or food -something. No one ever came over, or even looked at me until I was approached about 1.5 hours prior to the show when... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed October 14, 2014
nirvanaqween
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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Lutz, Florida
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151 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Went there Saturday night with my wife around 10:30. Place was happening. The music was great. Found a couch to sat at, and enjoy listening to the music, people watching, and enjoying some wine. BTW three glasses of wine $20.00 plus tip. Planning to go back next Saturday night to listen to more great live blues music. Have fun

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

I was charged $155 for three beers. What more is there to say. I've been trying to get things fixed since November and I've been met with nothing but excuses and general unwillingness to own up to a mistake. Because this is a site for honest reviews and not just airing grievances I will go ahead and sum up the... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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143 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

I was here to see a live music show, which was also my first visit. I arrived about 2 hours before "doors opened" and sat at a small table hoping to get service, a beer or food -something. No one ever came over, or even looked at me until I was approached about 1.5 hours prior to the show when... More 

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Coral Springs, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Small local wooden building. Mainly sandwiches, a cracker menu for sure. I had a fish and french fries. Cold Bud. Some sit on the front porch with a beer and cigerate.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014 via mobile

Tried to get in the front door to meet my group last night...the bouncer shoved me back behind the young girly girls who came in after me ( I'm an older lady). When I told him I was there first.he just shoved be back farther & let a group of other young people in...so I left. (Note.the "review" section of... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014 via mobile

I went to the new location downtown St. Petersburg and was disappointed to find out that they weren't serving food , but we could order from a restaurant down the block and they would bring it over. It's a real shame because we loved the food that they had at the old location. We left and walked over to Avenue... More 

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Farmingdale, Maine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

Ringside is a bar with great food and good service. The first thing we were told was the menu was quite limited because they were moving in a few days but there was still a large selection. All four of us had something different and everything was delicious. Their hand made onion rings in batter are awsome. They should do... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

It's a blues bar, with music 7 days a week. Food, Beer, Music. I'm in! I got the black and blue burger, pretty good burger. I couldn't stay for the band but i'm sure they rocked the house. Good bar with good food.

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Saint Petersburg, FL
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2013

We've been going to the Ringside for over 20 years. They have a pretty good menue. Music is too loud but it's a bar what do you expect? Food's usually OK.

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012

Great pub food and good beer selections. The Ribs were on special the day we were there but I can't see getting ribs anywhere unless it's there specialty. Stick to the usual suspects good burgers, great wings,sweet potato fries. I had the French Dip it was yummy with onions, swiss on fresh cuban bread accompanied with a very salty au... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 16 2nd Street North, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Petersburg
  • Phone Number: (727) 894-8465

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 am
Monday
1:00 pm - 3:00 am
Tuesday
1:00 pm - 3:00 am
Wednesday
1:00 pm - 3:00 am
Thursday
1:00 pm - 3:00 am
Friday
1:00 pm - 3:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 am

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