Comfort Suites Near Raymond James Stadium
5421 West Waters Avenue
Tampa, FL 33634
Phone: (813) 880-8938
Fax: (813) 880-8958
Borderline is a club like any other and is best on a weekend with good company. Guzzle some beer and savory snacks, chat with the women, dance to the beat—drunken or not—and just generally have a great time. From Waters Avenue head East and find the club on the right-hand side. Although if you had a bit too much to drink your best bet would be to catch a cab back home.
Studio Inc is the place to be to be if you are interested in some serious dancing. The place has talented and friendly dance instructors who will guide you on the dance floor. This nightclub is a happening venue for country and swing dancing in Tampa. Women's entry is free on Tuesday nights, while Sunday is family night, where you can bring your kids along. The place is abuzz with karaoke sessions, pool tournaments and specials all throughout the week. Popular artists like the Dixie Chicks have also performed here.
This dazzling nightclub will sweep you off your feet as soon as you walk through the door. With two levels, sophisticated lighting, and adirondack decor, (think plaid sofas and reclaimed wood accents), this club is unlike any you've ever seen. Best of all free cab rides home deter bad decisions.
It is always late night party time in Tampa at Whisky North. Open until late there is plenty of time to shoot a game of pool or watch your favorite football game on TVs. And if you feel to have a late night snack, order for one. There is still plenty of time to enjoy live music and show off your dance moves. Casual but upscale atmosphere is the rule so dress appropriately and leave your sneakers and ball caps at home.
Let the sound of island music and the aroma of tantalizing Caribbean and Latin cooking set the mood for a fine dining experience. Select from delectable entrees such as Blackened Grouper, Guava Salmon, Jamaican Jerk Pork Tenderloin, New York Strip Steak, Cuban Style Back Pork Ribs and Paella created by award winning chef Will Greenwood. Dine inside or on the outside patio. A separate bar and lounge area is available for food, drinks, televised sporting events and happy hour Monday through Friday from 4p-7p. Enjoy live Jazz on Friday night from 7p-10p. Casual yet upscale atmosphere; dress accordingly.
Select the perfect drink from a host of distinctive martinis at this upscale lounge and restaurant located at the Tampa International Plaza. Open seven days a week until 3a, the Blue Martini has your night covered from beginning to end. Start off with a sumptuous dinner of Whiskey Shrimp, Martini Lamb Chops or fresh Sushi then relax with your favorite drink in the stage room, VIP room, or at the outside patio bar. Sit back, socialize and listen to live musical entertainment (from rock to alternative) or kick off your shoes and dance the night away.
Located centrally at Northdale Plaze, Mango Biche attracts you with its Latin, hip hop flavor. This club regularly runs ladies nights. It also features merengue and salsa in typical Colombian style, and occasionally, hip hop tunes are sprinkled to get you into the groove. The place can get a big claustrophic when crowded but you can always sneak out outdoors to get some fresh air before you hit the dance floor.
At Club Prana expect all out sophistication from the time you are greeted by the doorman to the minute you step through the doors of this trendy, upscale nightclub filled with beautiful people. The decor is inviting with brushed steel, hardwood and wrap around velvet couches. The atmosphere is cool and the attitude is smooth on each of the five levels providing hot music, high-energy stage-dancers, live band, multiple dance floors, DJs, light shows, and a rooftop bar.
For more than 20 years, Press Box Sports Emporium & Eatery has been cheering teams and serving sports buffs some of the coldest brews in town. Equipped with four big-screened televisions, plus several smaller sets strategically placed throughout the eatery, the restaurant is designed to guarantee you won't miss that critical sports moment. When there's a break in the televised action, visit the game room where you have a choice of darts, pool or pinball machines. The menu is diverse, offering a wide variety of fare including jumbo chicken wings, king-sized Quesadillas, Deep Fried Grouper, pizzas and specialty pastas.
The Kennedy has a citywide reputation for being the best bar and nightclub. Attracting the crème de la crème of Florida, this magnetic establishment plays host to some of the hottest live bands and international DJs. With the latest techno and dance hits dominating the scene, groove to a concoction of mystical sounds, colorful lighting and a hypnotic dance-floor that promises a spirited and unforgettable night in Tampa.
The ultimate in late night dancing, The Kennedy has it all. Inside, the lounge is equipped with a superior sound system where the beat is loud and clear whether the music is being spun by the club's DJs or being performed live on stage. Step outside to the Ivy patio for luxury VIP treatment. Experience the best in music, dancing, and your favorite cocktail under the stars. The Ivy has its own full bar and table service so you can enjoy the atmosphere, music and in style and comfort. Reservations are accepted for this upscale, classy dance club near downtown and SoHo.
The Drynk Bar and Lounge is located in the upscale SoHo district of South Tampa, and features ultra-modern design and decor, an exceptional sound system and a continuous line-up of entertainment. Patrons reserving tickets to the weekly events listen to the hottest tunes spun by a live DJ, enjoy drink specials, complimentary cocktails for the ladies, and hip-hop and hospitality parties while experiencing classy surroundings, high-end entertainment and first-class customer service. The nightclub is adults only with specific venues for 18 and over and 21 and over. Be prepared to provide proof of age when attending an event. Prices and times for events vary. The dress code is strictly enforced for this chic nightclub. -Vickie Ferguson