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Great Experience

Loved that fact that it was an open-air bar with darts, pool tables and music. We went on a... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Western Michigan
Denise may be the most efficient bartender I have ever seen

We went to RipTides for the first time with friends for a Friday afternoon happy hour. Drink... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2017
Nova Scotia
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11 Apr 2017
“Great Experience”
1 Apr 2017
“Denise may be the most efficient bartender I have ever seen”
7618, St. Pete Beach, FL
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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!

Thank FamilyTravels123
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...More

Thank NSRoadrunner
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!

Thank Rich H
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...More

Thank Jeff R
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!...More

Thank darkes04
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...More

1  Thank bandit153
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....More

Thank William Dean A. G
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!

Thank Candy S
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,...More

Thank DinoSr
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.

Thank Karen B
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