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Ringside Cafe

) #367 of 675 Restaurants in St. Petersburg $$ - $$$ American, ,
16 2nd St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3310
+1 727-894-8465
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good25%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
11 Aug 2016
“new location”
1 week ago
“No food just a GREAT music venue!!!!!!!!!”
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
16 2nd St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3310
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This Blues Bar is getting Funky too with Big Band shows with horns and plenty of fun to go around. Weekends are the best but there are some surprises during the week. Bring your dancing shoes, have a frosty beverage, good pizza right around the...More

Thank habanadaydreamin
Reviewed 11 August 2016

The new location has better A/C and more room to dance. They no longer serve food. Bands range from blues to rock to jam bands. Check there website for current band calendar.

Thank Erin K
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Great place to see a show. Love seeing music with friends at this local favorite. Food isn't all bad either.

Thank Elizabeth W
Reviewed 26 January 2016

I love this place. I've been several times and every time I go it's good. Reasonably priced drinks, good service, all good.

Thank mjenks8
Reviewed 29 September 2015

The bartenders will make sure that you have a great drink and you can't go wrong with the fact that they have life music EVERY DAY! Love it and I'm definitely a regular there....

Thank Shab S
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

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...More

Thank havingfuntraveling
Reviewed 24 April 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...More

2  Thank Jeff L
Reviewed 15 October 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...More

Thank nirvanaqween
Reviewed 17 August 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.

Thank 387indy
Reviewed 16 March 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...More

2  Thank flstpete
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Restaurant Details

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American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 03:00
13:00 - 03:00
13:00 - 03:00
13:00 - 03:00
13:00 - 03:00
13:00 - 03:00
12:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 2nd St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3310
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 727-894-8465
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