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Address: 3850 Gulf Blvd, St. Pete Beach, FL 33706-3933
Phone Number: (727) 368-9000‎
11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Drinks on the breezeway to the beach with activities!

Very nice, very casual, beach side bar! Nice selection of beers and drinks. Food apparently has to be brought in (free delivery) from a nearby restaurant. One breezeway bar area... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed September 7, 2016
Chesapeake, Virginia
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Chesapeake, Virginia
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39 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

Very nice, very casual, beach side bar! Nice selection of beers and drinks. Food apparently has to be brought in (free delivery) from a nearby restaurant. One breezeway bar area with winding 'river' running around the bar top. A second open air beach view bar area with a sun deck over the top of it and adjoining pool table/foosball area.... More 

Thank Stormjib
Harrison Township, Michigan
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Great location on the beach but a metal gated entry off the beach ruins the atmosphere. No food, just alcohol. Poor service and dirty inside. Poorly managed business that unfortunately occupies a great piece of real estate.

Thank jf621
Boston, Massachusetts
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37 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

Very casual beach bar, large, open. No walls blocking view of ocean. BBQ pit on site. Private beach as well offering corn hole, and several volleyball nets to enjoy. Just a casual, fun place to have a beer and enjoy the beach!

Thank jtand2
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

The sign is hidden so look closely! Large selection with friendly staff. The bar has a river that runs right through it where you can send a little rubber duck on down the bar. The attached private beach is great as well with bags and beach volleyball.

Thank Jared R
Avon, Connecticut
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 29, 2016

We were impressed with the drink prices and they did allow us as guests of the Zamora hotel to use their place to access the beach which was pretty nice of them, what I didn't like was the way the young female bartenders pranced around with extremely revealing bathing suits as old perverts gawked at them, I found it distasteful.... More 

Thank Bekanico
Bedford, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

Visited in 2014 & loved it, but this time we were so disappointed. No pitchers , no draft beer & a all the drinks were pricey. Bar staff not very friendly. There were railings all around & the only access to beach was by an electronic gate which was operated by staff. It felt like a prison ! I can... More 

Thank Ann R
New Castle, Delaware
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 21, 2016

perfect day at the beach.....perfect drinks....only 1 thing the bar could us a couple of more servers is slow..

Thank Ricardo L
St. Pete Beach, Florida
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277 reviews
78 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 17, 2016

We used to frequent this tiki beach bar all the time until 2 days ago. They took away their happy hour and for bottled beer its nearly $5 each.Bar vodka and tonic was $5 and smaller than the last time. Not a good value, and even their staff said a lot has changed, and trust me, the tone was not... More 

Thank Candy S
Aurora, IN
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45 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 15, 2016

Stopped by on a recommendation from another bar. Was looking for T-shirts, but unfortunately they didn't have any. My wife and I decided to stay and have a few drinks anyway. Glad we did. Bartenders and customers (mainly tourists) were great. Got into a friendly wager with some of the customers on of all things...duck races around the bar !!!... More 

Thank mouseyAuroraIN
Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I hung out at the Undertow and watched the sunset on the roof. Amazing view and great atmosphere. The drinks and service were good. I would recommend it as a place to stop and have a couple drinks and watch the sunset.

Thank Nbugg235

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