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Smugglers Tavern

Open Now: 12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
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Great little watering hole

We stopped by this place every night while camping at Desoto Park. Prices were the best around and... read more

Reviewed January 4, 2012
s g
Lansing, Michigan
Best Martinis in Pinellas!

Best local bar in all of Pinellas County, St Petersburg Florida. Check out the chocolate rice... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2018
St. Petersburg, Florida
via mobile
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Sep 3, 2018
“Best Martinis in Pinellas! ”
Aug 25, 2018
“My island happy place!!”
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1120 Pinellas Bayway S, Tierra Verde, FL 33715-1543
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Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Best local bar in all of Pinellas County, St Petersburg Florida. Check out the chocolate rice crispy martini. No one beats their prices!! Make sure you ask for the Bartender Tony Cocktail 🍸🍹🍸🥃

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank tpd172
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

I used to live in Tierra Verde and this bar was my happy place! Not because I'm an alcoholic, lol, but because of the people!! After just a couple visits the bartenders know you by name and have your drink waiting on you when you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

Cold beer and warm people. Great drinks good prices. Awesome dart boards. Terrific music and plenty of TVs to watch sports. Love this place.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank AlanlFL
Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

I love this bar. The bartenders are the friendliest and nicest people. I live locally and come on a regular basis and I highly recommend coming here especially if you are visiting fort de Soto. Stop in for a quick drink before you visit our...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank mjenkins613
Reviewed January 7, 2016

The bartenders at "Smugs" are great! Anthony and Keith make the best damn martinis in the world (been there done that). Sitting outside on a hot summer night is fun as the familiar people come and go. inside is a slightly smokey typical Florida bar...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank tomontheisland
Reviewed July 29, 2013

This place is a very mixed crowd where pretty much all are welcome. The beer is cold and the drinks are good. The only complaint is it can get a little smokey, but there is an outside place to sit if that is not your...More

Date of experience: July 2013
4  Thank Kornellius
Reviewed May 25, 2012

I have lived in Tierra Verde for 20 years and have watched this once excellent bar decline and go down hill year on year. The staff, particularily one called Sandy would appear to be constantly drugged to the eyeballs, maybe just drunk but never the...More

6  Thank Peter H
Reviewed January 4, 2012

We stopped by this place every night while camping at Desoto Park. Prices were the best around and people there and staff were very welcoming. We even watched the ball drop here. Place is nothing special but is large enough, decent jukebox, and bartenders were...More

Date of experience: January 2012
Thank s g
Reviewed November 16, 2011

I havent been there for some time now But I am finally here to let you know that the staff is 2nd to none. All of the employees were the best and reccomended the best shots in the world. Great place to hang out. I...More

Date of experience: November 2011
2  Thank MNJOE
Reviewed April 29, 2011

What once was "Cheers" is now over priced and wants to cater to the "elite". It is a tavern, nothing more or nothing less. The help is mostly unfriendly, slow, and spends most of their time visiting and sitting with the regulars. They do not...More

Date of experience: April 2011
5  Thank ididso
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