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Address: 7618, St. Pete Beach, FL

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Loved that fact that it was an open-air bar with darts, pool tables and music. We went on a Wednesday night and the regulars were friendly and the bartender was accomodating... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
FamilyTravels123
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Western Michigan
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Western Michigan
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78 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Loved that fact that it was an open-air bar with darts, pool tables and music. We went on a Wednesday night and the regulars were friendly and the bartender was accomodating. The true bar experience - we'll see you next year!

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Thank FamilyTravels123
Nova Scotia
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447 reviews
126 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 210 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We went to RipTides for the first time with friends for a Friday afternoon happy hour. Drink prices were reasonable but what stood out there was only one bartender that was serving close to 50 people. Denise remembered your name, was quick to spot you at the bar and get your drinks. When the bill came it was correct which... More 

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Thank NSRoadrunner
Treasure Island, Florida
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63 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Riptides has plenty of big screen TVs, ample room for patrons in an open air setting, prompt and friendly service, pool table, and competitive prices. Well worth your visit!

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Thank Rich H
Gulfport, Florida
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36 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Typical Gulf area local pub frequented by locals. Bartender was a fireplug with a mouth needing soap. Drink specials so way on the budget. Smoking allowed. No food. Nothing extraordinary. Fun is in talking to the characters. Plenty of them in many shapes, sizes and personalities.

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Thank Jeff R
Tampa, Florida
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We have been going here for years, haven't left a review. Great place for a great drink at a great price. Can't beat Kettle 1 at $3. Today we came in during the rain to play some bar games. Denise was bartending and she's awesome! So personable, so friendly, everything you want from a bartender! Great local place and not... More 

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Thank darkes04
Treasure Island, Florida
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411 reviews
168 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2016

This place is a nice place to visit if your looking to have a good drink with the locals. The bartender is a lot of fun and will make you feel at home. She is very friendly and likes to joke around. You diffidently get your moneys worth. Don't go here if your looking for a high class place. We... More 

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Gulfport, Florida
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46 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2016

RipTides is right around the corner from my home in St Pete Beach. Convenient. It is also staffed with the friendliest bartenders who make you feel right at home, welcome you upon entering, and have a fresh beer or drink soon as you walk in. Fast and efficient. Great work ethic, these lovely folks! I don't even bother to go... More 

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Thank William Dean A. G
St. Pete Beach, Florida
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315 reviews
85 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2016

Its a local bar thats casual and fun, lots of drink specials, football on Sundays and nice bar staff. Come as you are, and bring your dogs too. They are dog friendly! Have some cocktails, meet friends and hang out and enjoy!

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Thank Candy S
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18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

This place is definitely mostly a local crowd. During Sunday football, everybody seemed to know each other. They a very nice buffet laid out, all bought in by regulars. A man, we assume the owner, stopped by and said "we don't offer you to eat, we make you eat". Once we were deemed acceptable, several people opened up and were... More 

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Thank DinoSr
St. Pete Beach, Florida
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42 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Drink specials, open air and fun atmosphere. Denise is one of the best bartenders on the beach! Try it and see for yourself! Parking is limited though. Visit during daytime into early evening. Late night crowd changes.

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Thank Karen B

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