Calling all spring breakers! The Sunshine State welcomes you to some of the best Spring Break destinations in the world. Pack your bags and your favorite swimsuits, because St. Petersburg is welcoming you with open arms and yummy cocktails this year. With miles and miles of sandy Gulf beaches, plenty of bars and activities, warm sunshine, and friendly locals, what more could you ask for for a memorable excursion? Everyone is guaranteed to find their niche on Break in the 'Burg.

Allow the locals at to give you some insight on some of the "hot" places around the city for your tropical spring break getaway. Here are some of our favorites:

Rick's Reef

6712 Gulf Blvd., St. Pete Beach FL Phone 727-367-5577

If you're in the mood for tasty American cuisine coupled with crab cakes and cocktails, Rick's Reef Restaurant and Bar is a must-hit! With a prime location and fair prices, college kids will flock to this bargain.

Jimmy B's Beach Bar

6200 Gulf Boulevard, St. Pete Beach FL Phone 727-367-1902

Not too far away is Jimmy B's Beach Bar at the Beachcomber Beach Resort Hotel. Voted the #1 beach bar in Florida by six of the last seven years, Jimmy B's provides an unforgettable experience. For lovers of live music, tasty food, and fantastic drink specials, this is the place to be. Sip on a cocktail and gaze at a glorious Florida sunset while meeting some of the most memorable locals around.


7618 Blind Pass Rd, St Pete Beach FL Phone 727-827-2834

RipTides ranks right up there with all the bars on our list, with its Sex on The Beach cocktail (we said cocktail!) and citrus avocado grouper. The wide-open atmosphere accommodates a large crowd, making it perfect for the Spring Breaker rush.

Caddy's on the Beach

9000 W. Gulf Blvd, Treasure Island FL Phone 727-360-4993
For another spectacular view, Caddy's on the Beach will deliver. They offer complimentary lounge chairs and umbrellas for people looking to relax on the beach, and a party atmosphere inside for the more rowdy crowd.

The Wharf Restaurant & Bar

2001 Pass A Grille Way, St Petersburg FL Phone (727) 367-9469
The Wharf Restaurant & Bar is another go-to place — and it’s literally on the water! The Wharf has boat slips right outside, so you can pull your craft in and head inside for food, drink, and fun. Talk about living lavishly on Spring Break in St. Pete!

Toasted Monkey Beachbar & Sportsgrill

6110 Gulf Blvd. St, St Pete Beach FL Phone 727-360-5800
For fans of crafty, unorthodox bars, the Toasted Monkey Beachbar & Sportsgrill is the place for you. This island-themed grill will make you feel the full effect of paradise while sipping on a flavorful cocktail.

Postcard Inn St. Pete Beach

6300 Gulf Blvd, Saint Petersburg FL Phone (727) 367-2711
Postcard Inn St. Pete Beach is one of the most well-known tourist party spots and wildest locations in the area. Throughout the year University of South Florida students from both St. Petersburg and Tampa de-stress there while listening to live music and drinking to forget failing their Biology exam. For a crazy rendezvous with some pals on your spring break, we recommend this heavily-populated beach bar.


8801 Gulf Boulevard, St. Pete Beach FL Phone 727-360-227
Closing out the list of must-see Spring Break spots in St. Petersburg is the Ka'Tiki beach bar and music venue. With an amazing pub-style menu and live music 365 days a year, you’ll have an unforgettable time singing classics next to the sunset.
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