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A Taste for Wine

Wine Bar, International
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241 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3325
(727) 895-1623
2:00 pm - 12:00 am
Closed now
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Tue - Thu 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 2:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Safety Harbor, Florida
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

We came here during the day while meandering around downtown ST Petersburg. It was very quiet since it was really, so we got very individualized service. The wine was nice and my Chardonnay was very smooth and buttery. They have s nice selection of cheeses and charcutrie plates.

Thank Debbie W
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2016

Nice quaint wine and beer bar. Bartender was very nice. Atmosphere was very relaxing. Would go again.

1 Thank territaus1
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

Oliver was awesome! Took so much personal time with me and explained the wine and the vineyards! Will be back many times!

1 Thank Michael S
New York City East Village
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2016

On a Friday, I was told how good the pizza was at the Taste for Wine....OK, I lived in New York City for 15 years, I would listen, sure....then I tried to order one of these "famous pizzas ! ! When should I come to taste the pizza at TfE? Wednesday I was told because it is part of the... More 

Thank photog_nyc
St. Petersburg, Florida
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238 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2015

I,think they may be currently closed, but I hope not! It's an intimate setting with a big outdoor balcony. Every time we've been there it's like going to a friend's house for a party. Please only be on vacation and not closed for,good!

1 Thank Vinopopos
Palm Harbor, Florida
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97 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2015

We found this place before traveling to St. Petersburg for my Birthday. A Taste of Wine is located upstairs in the 200 block of Central Ave. Be sure to write down the address before you go, as its hard to just stumble upon, given all the other places in the area. They have a great selection of wines and a... More 

1 Thank Bob V
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2015 via mobile

We went down to First Friday and unfortunately missed the live entertainment on the street but found this little gem to sip on wine and enjoy some craft beer. The wine is a little pricey, $7 for cheapest glass of wine, but worth it. Good atmosphere but small.

1 Thank Tom K
St. Pete Beach, Florida
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277 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2014

This amazing little wine bar is a fabulous find! Lots of great vintages all price points, by the bottle or the glass and its amazing! Sit indoor or on the balcony outside and sip and people watch! Fun, eclectic decor, nice staff! Light snacks on the menu along with great dessert wines, bubbly and fun! Enjoy this tucked away spot!

1 Thank Candy S
Tampa, Florida
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2014

If you just want to explore and have a nice glass of wine climb the staircase in this little hidden out cove in St.Pete and relax

Thank suebabes
Clearwater, Florida
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86 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2014 via mobile

We went to this place solely based on Trip Advisor reviews (and from another site which shall remain nameless). Stopped in on a Saturday night before dinner. What a find! Small, cozy, very friendly! Nice chatting with the bartender Renee and the owner whose name we did not get. Excellent selection of wine which varies based on recent tastings. Several... More 

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Restaurant Details

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Wine Bar, International
Dinner, Drinks
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Seating, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
2:00 pm - 12:00 am
2:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 241 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3325
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Petersburg
  • Phone Number: (727) 895-1623

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