Clearwater Nightlife:
CARMEL CAFE & WINE BAR
2548 Mcmullen Booth Rd
Clearwater, FL 33761
(727) 724-4228
Carmel Cafe & Wine Bar is a Mediterranean themed wine bar with a great selection of food. Everything here is fantastic as well as unique, with menu selections that are sure to have you satisfied. For example, you cannot go wrong with the spring pea bruschetta, edamame hummus, ceviche, braised short rib, as well as basil salmon and the famous buffalo trace kentucky bourbon chicken. This is a great option for lunch or dinner, as well as a spot to relax with a drink on the weekends. This establishment continues to get rave reviews from locals, especially after their recent renovation. The portions are generous, the food is fresh, and the presentation is out of this world. Come try it out and see what we mean!
 
RUMBA ISLAND BAR & GRILL
1800 Gulf To Bay Blvd
Clearwater, FL 33765
(727) 446-7027
Come visit Rumba Island Bar & Grill for a tropically infused eating experience that you won't soon forget. They have everything you could possibly want here, as it's a place for homemade dessert, lunch, brunch, dinner, and drinks. Locals go crazy over the homemade coconut cake and run cake. For savory options, you can't go wrong with Coconut Encrusted Grouper Sandwich, Jerk chicken with Jamaican greens, or their fantastic hamburger and fries. There is fantastic live music on the weekends which gets the house packed, but you'll find that the fantastic service stays the same no matter what. Be sure to try out this great bar and grill!
 
PETE & SHORTY’S TAVERN
2820 Gulf To Bay Blvd
Clearwater, FL 33759
(727) 799-0580
Pete & Shorty's Tavern is an unpretentious place to get a bite to eat or some drinks with friends. This is a Midwestern Mom & Pop style restaurant that's serving some fantastic diner classics. Everything on the menu is under $10 which makes for a fantastic place to get an affordable lunch or dinner. You can't go wrong with the meatloaf, bacon burger with corn on the cob, as well as the loaded fries, french dip, and mushroom cheese burger. Everything here is out of this world with delicious flavor, and best of all, you aren't going to be breaking the bank when you decide to eat here.
 
SEA DOG BREWING COMPANY
26200 US Hwy 19
Clearwater, FL 33761
(727) 466-4916
Sea Dog Brewing Company is brewing up some of the freshest and most flavorful beers in the area. This gastropub meets music venue is one ofthe best places in the area to kick back and have some fun with your friends. There's no reason why you wouldn't want to come here for food and drinks, as you aren't going to break the bank when you're coming here to enjoy their yummy beers. Be sure to try out the fish and chips, lobster roll, fried clams, and french onion soup. You certainly can't go wrong with the people pleaser here which happens to be the bacon cheeseburger that comes on a pretzel roll. Come on down to Sea Dog brewing company!
 
MUGS ‘N JUGS
14100 US Hwy 19 N
Clearwater, FL 33764
(727) 535-5847
Mugs 'N Jugs is one of the best bars in the area! That's because they've put unbelievable time and effort into renovating this bar and grill. The karaoke here is always extremely entertaining, making this a destination spot for people near and far. You can't go wrong with the chicken wings and curly fries here! There are many televisions around the perimeter for you to watch the big game with your friends, and the friendly service is always welcome! If you're looking for cold beer and good food, this is certainly an establishment that should be on your list. There's even a game room as well as an outdoor patio, making this a fitting destination for your next dining experience.
 
GRIND HOUSE BAR & GRILL
1500 McMullen Booth Rd
Clearwater, FL 33759
(727) 726-5577
Grind House Bar & Grill is a great place to watch some entertaining karaoke! This is a British Pub with a lot to offer when it comes to entertainment and great food. Their soup selection is amazing, and each of the selections is made fresh daily. Be sure to consider the lobster bisque and chili! They also have trivia night here, as well as a jukebox for music selections. Their most popular entree option is undoubtedly the fish and chips which are cooked to perfection each and every time. This family owned business is ran and managed by a family from England, so you know the food is authentic! Be sure to try out the Scottish egg, as it's a great option that will have you coming back for more.