Enjoying a glass of wine with friends is our guilty pleasure, and when we are craving a night out in Tampa, we love to find a relaxing wine bar. Check out this article with some of our favorite spots that offer wine tastings, flights and even some delicious snacks to round out an already fantastic outing.
10 & 10 Enoteca
2223 N Westshore Blvd B217, Tampa, FL 33607
This gorgeous little gem is one of the best spots to drink great wine, eat amazing food and listen to music. With a chill but upscale vibe, 10 & 10 Enoteca’s surprising menu includes delicacies like Beef Carpaccio Shooters, grilled octopus and Short Rib and Raclette along with 30 wines by the glass and over 200 by the bottle.
La Vid Wines
14610 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33618
La Vid brings beautiful Spanish and Portuguese wines to Tampa. We love to visit on their monthly flamenco night for a lively accompaniment to the amazing wines served here. You can reserve a formal wine tasting, attend a wine class or stop by for an impromptu tasting at La Vid to enjoy the delicious Iberian wines featured here.
La Setima Club
1724 N Nebraska Ave, Tampa, FL 33602
This comfortable neighborhood spot is a beer and non-alcoholic cocktail-friendly destination that is equally as beloved as a casual wine bar. La Setima Club’s relaxed, divey atmosphere is the perfect spot to explore their vegan Cajun-inspired menu that includes muffulettas, Boudin Egg Rolls and cheese crepes along with a rotating wine selection.
6905 N Orleans Ave, Tampa, FL 33604
Well known as a beer garden, c.1949 is also a fun place to go for a great bottle or glass of wine. The covered patio’s fountain and ambient lighting create the perfect atmosphere for enjoying a glass of your favorite wine with one of the gourmet snacks offered here. For a more substantial treat, c.1949 keeps two food trucks on rotation that guests can order from to enjoy along with their drinks on the patio or inside in the beer garden area.
Tampa Wine Room
11724 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33618
Inside, luxurious white leather couches group together amidst art-clad walls and enomatic wine tasting stations dot the room at Tampa Wine Room, aptly named the Opulent Wine Bar. Outside seating is just as well-appointed, and wine lovers flock here to congregate in this beautiful space to enjoy small plates featuring dishes like sushi, charcuterie or shrimp pasta.
The Champagne Bar
410 W Kennedy Blvd, Tampa, FL 33606
A retro-hip spot inside of the Oxford Exchange, The Champagne Bar features a tight menu of bubbly, wine, champagne cocktails and caviar. The exposed brick walls, curated decor and chic minimalistic feel of The Champagne Bar create an aura of discovering a hidden spot that is destined to be a hot spot. Some of our favorite choices are the Rose samplers, but Champagne lovers will be in heaven here with the huge selection of bubbly and Champagne-infused cocktails also on the menu.
3225 S MacDill Ave Ste 103, Tampa, FL 33629
This gorgeous little cheese shop’s wine bar is one of our favorite destinations when it comes to wine and cheese pairings. With cheese and charcuterie flights, grilled cheese sandwiches and a solid selection of reds, whites and even organic wines along with beers, Cheese Please has something for everyone. With the unassuming location and seemingly basic storefront entrance, the warm and welcoming Cheese Please will be a nice surprise for wine lovers to discover.
The Sommelier Hideaway
14351 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Carrollwood, FL 33618
Two locations of this popular spot may not be enough for wineauxs, the Sommelier Hideaway’s fun twist on those who love wine as much as they do. But THS’s wine bar destination appeals to anyone who wants to learn more about wine to those with an expert nose. This classy spot features over 100 flights of wine per day along with a curated food menu that includes Goat Cheese Peppadews, Truffle Crisps and a customizable cheese, charcuterie or mixed board with vegan options. Joining the wine club gives you a free wine flight, the perfect way to sample a new varietal to fall in love with at The Sommelier Hideaway.
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