Neighborhoods

Rocky Point

  • Events

  • Kid-friendly

  • Restaurants

  • Bars

  • Movie theaters

Events:

  • Cash Cash

    When this year's Sunset Music Festival was evacuated and re-opened following thunderstorms, this electronic act took the stage, blaring Bruce Springsteen's Born in America, while a rainbow formed overhead. Now, see what magic they make at the beach side bar.

    Price: $15-$25.

    Hogan's Beach : 7700 Courtney Campbell Causeway, Tampa, 33607

  • Laidback Luke

    The DJ will take the stage by the beach, this Labor Day weekend.

    Price: $27.50.

    Hogan's Beach : 7700 Courtney Campbell Causeway, Tampa, 33607

  • Gourmet Feastival

    Enjoy samples from Tampa Bay's best restaurants and spirits providers. Upgrade to VIP for early admission at 5 p.m. and special gift bags. Benefits the Centre for Women.

    Price: $50 advance, $60 at the door (general); $75 advance, $100 at the door (VIP).

    A La Carte Event Pavilion: 4050 Dana Shores Drive, Tampa, 33634

  • H'Attitude Brunch

    The awards ceremony will recognize individuals and businesses who have contributed to improving the lives of citizens in our communities in the areas of, athletics, business, civil rights, education, humanitarian, medical, legal and religious activities. Attorney Patricia Russell McCloud will deliver the keynote presentation.

    Price: $75.

    Grand Hyatt Tampa: 2900 Bayport Drive, Tampa, 33634

  • The FARA Energy Ball

    Wendy Ryan of the ABC Action News team serves at emcee for this event with cocktails, seated dinner, auctions and a live performance by the Spazmatics. Proceeds benefits the Friedreich's Ataxia Research Alliance and the University of South Florida Ataxia Research Center.

    Price: $300.

    A La Carte Event Pavilion: 4050 Dana Shores Drive, Tampa, 33634

Restaurants:

  • Armani's


    Cuisine: Fine dining, Italian
    Features: Date night, Upscale

    Rocky Point: 2900 Bayport Drive, Tampa, 33634

    One of Tampa's top special-occasion and I-need-to-clinch-this-deal restaurants, Armani's has undergone major renovations and has seen new faces in the kitchen in recent years, but some of…

  • Bahama Breeze


    Cuisine: American casual, Caribbean
    Features: Children's menu, Live music, Outdoor seating

    Rocky Point: 3045 N Rocky Point Drive E, Tampa, 33607

    You can't see the Caribbean from this spot on the causeway, but you can hear the islands and get a taste of them here. Lively music makes waits on the veranda more fun. Drinks are mixed with…

  • Oystercatchers


    Cuisine: Breakfast or brunch, Fine dining, Seafood upscale
    Features: Beach/Waterfront, Date night, Happy hour, Live music, Private room

    Rocky Point: 2900 Bayport Drive, Tampa, 33634

    The Grand Hyatt puts hotel quality at sea level with a wide range of smart fish and seafood, including a mix-and-match market of choice style and sauce choices for the day's catch. Great…

  • The Rusty Pelican


    Cuisine: American upscale, Breakfast or brunch, New American, Seafood upscale
    Features: Banquet facility, Catering, Private room

    Rocky Point: 2425 N Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, 33607

    A favorite for gatherings large and small, the Rusty Pelican offers one of the best waterfront dining views in the area. You'll feel almost as if you're on a boat as you gave out over the…

  • Chart House


    Cuisine: American upscale, Fine dining, Seafood upscale
    Features: Date night, Upscale

    Rocky Point: 7616 W Courtney Campbell Causeway, Tampa, 33607

    The Landry's chain upgraded the Tampa location to its marquee brand in October, spiffing up the dining room and the menu, and keeping the fantastic views of the bay exactly the same. The…

Bars:

  • Bahama Breeze


    Cuisine: American casual, Caribbean
    Features: Children's menu, Live music, Outdoor seating

    Rocky Point: 3045 N Rocky Point Drive E, Tampa, 33607

    You can't see the Caribbean from this spot on the causeway, but you can hear the islands and get a taste of them here. Lively music makes waits on the veranda more fun. Drinks are mixed with…

  • Aqua Bar & Grille


    Cuisine: Seafood upscale
    Features: Beach/Waterfront, Date night, Upscale

    Rocky Point: 7627 W Courtney Campbell Parkway, Tampa, 33607

    What was Aquaknox at the Westin Tampa Bay was rechristened Aqua Bar & Grille in recently when parent company E-Brands was sold to Tavistock. Chef Matt Mangone unveiled a new menu with…

  • Whiskey Joe's Bar and Grill


    Cuisine: American casual
    Features: Beach/Waterfront, Big-screen TVs, Children's menu, Happy hour, Kid-friendly, Live music, Outdoor seating, Sports

    Rocky Point: 7720 W Courtney Campbell Causeway, Tampa, 33607

    Opened recently at the site of the Castaway Restaurant, Whiskey Joe's has a beauty of a setting. A wide wrap-around patio provides some of the sweetest waterside dining around. Inside, with…

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