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The Bends

919 1st Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL 33705-1501
+1 727-202-8931
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Unique Halloween drinks

They had lots of yummy unique drink specials and hand crafted cocktails. Bartenders were very... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
Anne F
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New Port Richey, Florida
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Great spot but long bathroom lines.

The bartenders are pretty chill, the vibe is nice, indoor and outdoor smoking and seating. Drinks... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2017
KnirpsLyn
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22 Oct 2017
“Unique Halloween drinks”
1 Apr 2017
“Great spot but long bathroom lines.”
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919 1st Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL 33705-1501
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+1 727-202-8931
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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

They had lots of yummy unique drink specials and hand crafted cocktails. Bartenders were very talented and good at their job. Decor and lighting was neat. Would recommend. Considered a dive but still clean and hip.

Thank Anne F
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Reviewed 1 April 2017

The bartenders are pretty chill, the vibe is nice, indoor and outdoor smoking and seating. Drinks are made well, reasonably priced. My only issue is with the bathrooms. By midnight the women's AND men's bathroom had a 6+ person wait. The hallway seems devoid of...More

Thank KnirpsLyn
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

We were at a place less than a block away and the beers were $8.for one beer. We slid out the back door headed to the Bends for a shot of tequila and an ice cold Tecate - $5. total. Decent pinball machine, a little...More

Thank habanadaydreamin
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Reviewed 5 May 2016

I don't know how I haven't written a review of the Bends yet, but this place is fantastic. Keep in mind, I am calling it fantastic for what it is, and that's a dive bar. You have to know what you're coming to - this...More

Thank tbow77
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Reviewed 21 January 2016

Bartenders are great, live bands or DJ most nights of the week, and usually a throwback movie or skate vid on the TV.

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Reviewed 21 December 2015

My kinda bar! Very small and narrow, artsy 'dive' bar (get it?) with super friendly staff, lots of fun shots, bombs, drinks and great variety of fancy beers. Because I don't smoke, I dinged a star because I walked out of there smelling like an...More

Thank M H
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