There are over 1,000 bars in Pinellas County that we had to consider for our list of the 21 best bars, so if you made it, be proud of it! 

On this list, we have bars from St. Petersburg, Clearwater Beach, and Dunedin that have made a name for themselves in the area. Whether they've been open two weeks or ten years, these bars are must-see destinations for locals, visitors, and everyone over the age of 21. 

There's a bar on this list for everyone. Whether you're looking for a boujie cocktail bar with an Instagrammable atmosphere or a neighborhood bar that's the locals' favorite watering hole, there's a bar in PInellas County that will satisfy even Debbie Downer.

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Caddy's on the Beach

4.5  Full RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull RatingHalf Rating (22)
9000 W. Gulf Blvd , Treasure Island FL, 33706
Bar & restaurant on the beach serving sandwiches, ribs, boneless buffalo chicken, seafood, & specialty drinks. Featuring live music throughout the week.

Yard of Ale St Pete

4.8  Full RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull Rating (7)
260 1st Ave N , Saint Petersburg FL, 33701
Located in Downtown St Pete, the Yard of Ale St Pete features craft beer with weekly specials, trivia, Cornhole tournaments and more.

MacDinton's St Pete

4.7  Full RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull RatingHalf Rating (6)
242 1st Ave N , St. Petersburg FL, 33701
A staple in both Tampa and St. Petersburg, MacDinton’s is the area’s most popular Irish bar for happy hours, drink specials, live entertainment, soccer/sporting...

Park & Rec

4.8  Full RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull Rating (2)
100 4th Street S. , Saint Petersburg FL, 33701
Park & Rec is a local DTSP hangout offering a fun atmosphere that's part arcade, sports bar & live music. We have a concession stand with a "snacks...

No Vacancy

4.4  Full RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull RatingHalf Rating (3)
937 Central Ave , Saint Petersburg FL, 33705
WHEN YOU’RE READY TO “CHECK IN” FOR AN INVITING ATMOSPHERE, COME TO NO VACANCY, HUNGER THIRST GROUP’S NEWEST CONCEPT. THIS FLORIDA VACATION INSPIRED...

Mandarin Hide

4.8  Full RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull Rating (5)
231 Central Ave. , St. Petersburg FL, 33701
Mandarin Hide is an upscale music lounge and bar in the heart of Downtown St. Petersburg. Treat yourself and enjoy one of their signature cocktails in front...

Tryst Gastro Lounge

5.0  Full RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull Rating (1)
240 Beach Dr NE , St. Petersburg FL, 33701
A premier bar and restaurant in Downtown St. Petersburg offering a Mediterranean-based menu with an extensive assortment of options including Tandoori...

Sandbar

1311 gulf blvd , Indian Rocks Beach FL, 33785
All sporting events including the NFL package. LIVE MUSIC and the BEST drink prices on the beach!

Cooters Restaurant & Bar

5.0  Full RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull Rating (3)
423 Poinsettia Avenue , Clearwater Beach FL, 33767
Open daily at 11:00 a.m. Terrific Happy Hour 3-6 daily, and late night in the adjoining Sports Bar.

Jimmy B's Beach Bar

4.5  Full RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull RatingHalf Rating (5)
6200 Gulf Boulevard , St. Pete Beach FL, 33706
Located at the Beachcomber Resort, Jimmy B's Beach Bar is the place to go for a relaxed beach atmosphere rife with a variety of cool, tropical drinks,...

Toasted Monkey Beachbar & Sportsgrill

6110 Gulf Blvd. St , St Pete Beach FL, 33706
Welcome to the Toasted Monkey Beach Bar and Sports Grill where locals and visitors alike enjoy great food, great sports and family fun all at one location...

Pelican Pub

18 2ND St N , St Petersburg FL, 33701
PELICAN PUB IS A CLASSIC ST. PETE DIVE BAR, SITTING ALONGSIDE THE GATES OF JANNUS LIVE

Shephard's Tiki Beach Bar

4.0  Full RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull Rating1 (5)
619 S Gulfview Blvd , Clearwater Beach FL, 33767
Shephard's Tiki Bar has music, bikini contests, the best place to be on a Sunday day of drinking.

Salty's Gulfport

5413 Shore Blvd S , Gulfport FL, 33707
The indoor bar is an non-smoking, open air bar that has video games, pool tables, dart boards and flat screen tv's throughoutwith the NFL and MLB tickets...

Level 11 Rooftop Lounge

4.9  Full RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull Rating (5)
5250 Gulf Boulevard , St Pete Beach FL, 33706
Offering more than just incredible views and historic location, Level 11 brings a fresh, classy take to the rooftop experience. The landscape and décor...

Nolan's Pub

230 Main Street , Safety Harbor FL, 34695
Safety Harbor's Irish Tap House. 22 Beers on Tap. Many more in the bottle.

Kelly's - The Chic A Boom Room

319 Main St , Dunedin FL, 34698
Kelly’s menu of locally inspired modern American fare & legendary Chica Boom Room deliver a cool, unique experience with the area's best live music daily....

Two Buks Saloon

4.5  Full RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull RatingHalf Rating (1)
1915 N Hercules Ave , Clearwater FL, 33763
Two Buks presents the BEST in Local Live Music every Friday and Saturday. It is the Hottest Sports Eatery & Saloon in the Pinellas area. Live Music every...