Neighborhoods

South Pinellas Beaches

  • Events

  • Kid-friendly

  • Restaurants

  • Bars

  • Movie theaters

Events:

  • St. Pete Beach 5K Series

    This is an out and back course along the beach, with a start and finish behind the Post Card Inn. There will be a post-race party with food, beer, raffle prizes, awards and swag bag.                                                                            

    Price: $20-$65, add $5 for race day entry.

    Postcard Inn: 6300 Gulf Blvd., St. Pete Beach, 33706

  • Wiseguy Kitchen

    Sit back and "Fugedaboutit" as you enjoy a four course family style Italian dinner during an interactive mobster comedy.

    Price: $55.

    St. Petersburg Nights: 6800 Sunset Way, St. Pete Beach, 33706

  • Ted Holum

    Price: $18-$20.

    Coconuts Comedy Club at MJ's: 5501 Gulf Blvd., St. Pete Beach, 33706

  • Fort Desoto Triathlon and Duathlon Series

    This annual USAT sanctioned event offers a open water swim in the Gulf of Mexico, a bike tour through Fort Desoto Park and finishes with a run down the park's beach hard pack and returning on the paved path. The triathlon consists of a sprint distance .25 mile swim, 10 mile bike and 3.1 mile run or a International distance .5 mile swim, 20 mile bike and 6.1 mile run. Participants of the duathlon will run 1 mile, bike 10 mile and run 3.1 mile.

    Price: Sprint $79, Duathlon $79, International $129.

    Fort De Soto Park: 3500 Pinellas Bayway S, Tierra Verde, 33715

  • Scrapbook Crop

    It's not quite round the clock scrapbooking, but it's two long days filled with scrapbook projects that include breakfast, lunch, snacks, sweet treats and drinks. Hotel not included.

    Price: $149.

    St. Pete Beach Community Center and Horan Park: 7701 Boca Ciega Drive, St. Pete Beach, 33706

Restaurants:

  • Dockside Dave's Grill


    Cuisine: Seafood casual, Southern
    Features: Kid-friendly

    South Pinellas Beaches: 7141 Gulf Blvd., St. Pete Beach, 33706

    Dave's legendary dive fell to development, but even in a new spot, the fish sandwiches here are still king of the beach. Best with tomatoes and onion rings, or try the Dockside Dave's Dip.…

  • Gators Cafe & Saloon


    Cuisine: American casual, Seafood casual
    Features: Beach/Waterfront, Big-screen TVs, College crowd, Kid-friendly, Live music, Sports, tbt* Top Bar

    South Pinellas Beaches: 12754 Kingfish Drive, Treasure Island, 33706

    Depending on when you visit Gators, it's either (A) one of the best sports bars in Tampa Bay (on Florida Gators game days), (B) one of the randier college-party scenes on the beach (on…

  • Hurricane


    Cuisine: American casual, Seafood casual
    Features: Beach/Waterfront, Big-screen TVs, Children's menu, Kid-friendly, Outdoor seating

    South Pinellas Beaches: 807 Gulf Way, St. Pete Beach, 33706

    When locals talk about the Hurricane, they almost always get a little grouchy and/or wistful about how it used to be, back when it was small and uncomplicated. After a massive renovation in…

  • Maritana Grille


    Cuisine: American upscale, Fine dining, Seafood upscale
    Features: Beach/Waterfront, Upscale

    South Pinellas Beaches: 3400 Gulf Blvd., St. Pete Beach, 33706

    A major renovation in the dining room has made one of the area's more swanky restaurants more contemporary. The renovations made their way into the kitchen, too, where fruits are being…

  • Pearl Restaurant


    Cuisine: Fine dining, Mediterranean
    Features: Catering, Date night, Early bird menu

    South Pinellas Beaches: 163 107th Ave., Treasure Island, 33706

    Chef Karim Chiadmi knows the whole Mediterranean, from lush French sauces and bouillabaisse to veal Marsala and onto a mezze full of hummus, eggplant, olives. Service is impeccable and…

Bars:

  • Gators Cafe & Saloon


    Cuisine: American casual, Seafood casual
    Features: Beach/Waterfront, Big-screen TVs, College crowd, Kid-friendly, Live music, Sports, tbt* Top Bar

    South Pinellas Beaches: 12754 Kingfish Drive, Treasure Island, 33706

    Depending on when you visit Gators, it's either (A) one of the best sports bars in Tampa Bay (on Florida Gators game days), (B) one of the randier college-party scenes on the beach (on…

  • Hurricane


    Cuisine: American casual, Seafood casual
    Features: Beach/Waterfront, Big-screen TVs, Children's menu, Kid-friendly, Outdoor seating

    South Pinellas Beaches: 807 Gulf Way, St. Pete Beach, 33706

    When locals talk about the Hurricane, they almost always get a little grouchy and/or wistful about how it used to be, back when it was small and uncomplicated. After a massive renovation in…

  • Billy's Stone Crab & Lobster


    Cuisine: Seafood casual
    Features: Beach/Waterfront, Children's menu, Kid-friendly, Live music

    South Pinellas Beaches: 1 Collany Road, Tierra Verde, 33715

    Billy Moore keeps it simple -- old Cracker Southern sides and fresh fish he lands along the gulf. Grouper, mackerel, mullet and, of course, stone crab, as the season and market allow, fresh…

  • Sloppy Joe's


    Cuisine: American casual
    Features: Beach/Waterfront, Big-screen TVs, Kid-friendly, Live music, Outdoor seating

    South Pinellas Beaches: 10650 Gulf Blvd., Treasure Island, 33706

    This Treasure Island transplant of the infamous Key West establishment sits half in the kitschy-classy Bilmar Beach Resort and half on the chalky sand of expansive beach. Sloppy Joe's does…

  • Black Palm Restaurant


    Cuisine: Latin American, Spanish/Cuban
    Features: Date night, Latin/Hispanic, Live music

    South Pinellas Beaches: 1700 Park St., St. Petersburg, 33710

    Kathy and Lui Arango ran Black Palm on the Pass-a-Grille end of St. Pete Beach for eight years, building a reputation as a great place for Latin-inspired tapas and an even better place for…

Attractions:

  • Pass-a-Grille Beach


    Features: Beach/Waterfront

    South Pinellas Beaches: 107 16th Ave., St. Pete Beach, 33706

    Located on the southern end of St. Pete Beach, south of the historic Don CeSar Hotel, Pass-a-Grille is but one block wide and 31 blocks long. The village is bordered by the bay on one side…

  • St. Pete Beach Access


    Features: Beach/Waterfront

    South Pinellas Beaches: 4700 Gulf Blvd., St. Pete Beach, 33706

    St. Pete Beach Access was officially completed in 1988 and offers swimming areas as well as beach showers, boardwalks and parking. The beach is open from 7 a.m. to dark. The access is near…

  • South Pinellas Beaches: Offshore south of Pass-a-Grille, Pass-a-Grille, 33706

    The 1,800-acre Shell Key Preserve is a little bit of undeveloped barrier island and a whole lot of sheltered shallow water with sea grass beds and some smaller islands. Most of the land of…

  • Egmont Key State Park


    Features: Beach/Waterfront, Fishing allowed, Hiking trails, Public restrooms, State parks, Swimming area

    South Pinellas Beaches: Offshore southwest of Fort De Soto , Tierra Verde, 33715

    Accessible only by boat, Egmont Key State Park offers fishing, beach access, swimming areas, picnic areas and a historic lighthouse. Visitors can also walk through the remains of Fort…

  • South Pinellas Beaches: 1275 Pinellas Bayway, Tierra Verde, 33715

    Once an array of 15 separate islands, the land was consolidated into one mass of 667 acres through dredging and filling. It is not a city but is governed by a community association and is an…