Seminole Heights offers activities to suit every lifestyle. If you are looking outdoor action, walking trails, bars, dancing, art galleries or shopping. You’ll find it all in Seminole Heights.


Giddens Park – 5202 N. 12th St., Tampa, FL 33603 (Southeast): Giddens park offers basketball courts, soccer field, picnic pavilion, off-street parking, children’s play area, and walking/sidewalk, community center, leash off dog park, water/splash fountain, benches, covered pavilion, gazebo,  off-street parking and much more!

Rivercrest Park – 4802 N River Blvd, Tampa, FL 33603 (South): Rivercrest Park runs along much of the Hillsborough River as it winds its way from Hillsborough Avenue to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard. Park amenities include a pier, Canoe launch, walking/jogging path, covered gazebo, playground area, picnic tables and grills.

Water Works Park – 1710 N Highland Ave, Tampa, FL 33602: Water Works Park is a new park along Tampa’s Riverwalk in Tampa Heights which features a large splash pad and gymnasium for kids to play along. The park has a large stage for concerts as many are held at this park. There is also grassy area perfect for a picnic near the river.



Chop Chop Shop – 6605 N Florida Ave, Tampa, Florida 33604: Chopped up cuisine. Chop Chop fast. Asian inspired quick-serve craft kitchen.

Corner Club Tavern – 1502 E Sligh Ave, Tampa, FL 33610Corner Club Tavern is a classic bar – If you’re looking for a neighborhood spot to have drink, play some Foosball and do karaoke, this is it!

Ella’s Americana Folk Art Café – 5119 N. Nebraska Ave Tampa, FL 33603Ella’s Americana Folk Art Café is a restaurant serving delicious classic cuisine with a southern twist in our very own Southeast Seminole Heights. Food and drinks are great and their Soul Food Sunday is especially popular. They often host local talent.

Florida Avenue Brewing Co – 4101 N Florida Ave, Tampa, FL 33603Florida Avenue Brewing Co, (formerly Cold Storage Craft Brewery) was founded in 2010 and features their trademake draught beer, Florida Ave. Ale, and the refreshingly delicious Blueberry Ale and IPA. Whether you are a local, like us, or here visiting, we invite you to take a swig of the Florida lifestyle.

Fodder and Shine – 5910 N Florida Ave, Tampa, FL 33604: Fodder and Shine is another excellent restaurant owned by Greg and Michelle baker focusing on locally sourced Florida comfort foods and signature cocktails.

Hampton Station – 5921 N Nebraska Ave, Tampa, FL 33604:  Sports bar with beer garden and awesome pizza!

The Independent – 5016 N Florida Ave, Tampa, FL 33603The Independent Bar and Café is a great place to grab pastries, breakfast, lunch, German fare and of course beer! They also host area musicians among other entertainment offerings.

Mermaid Tavern – 6719 N Nebraska Ave, Tampa, FL 33604: Mermaid Tavern is a Gastro Pub that serves many beers on tap and has an extensive wine menu. They have a limited, yet delicious menu with non-GMO food offerings. They also host a variety of entertainment acts.

The Olde Heights Bistro – 4703 N Nebraska Ave, Tampa, FL 33603The Olde Heights Bistro (formerly Reservation-to-Go) has an excellent menu of sandwiches, sushi and entrees. They are located in SE Seminole Heights and have a nice outdoor eating area. 

Red Star Rock Bar – 5210 N Florida Ave, Tampa, FL 33603 Red Star Rock Bar is a new full-liquor bar in Seminole Heights that often hosts food trucks and fun crowds.

The Refinery – 5137 N Florida Ave, Tampa, FL 33603: The Refinery is a farm-to-table restaurant owned and operated by James Beard nominated Greg Baker along with his wife Michelle Baker. The menu updated weekly and is a must-try of Seminole Heights.

Southern Brewing & Winemaking – 4500 N. Nebraska Ave., Tampa, FL 33603:  Southern Brewing & Winemaking is a great neighborhood hangout in SE Seminole Heights which often hosts food trucks and watch parties for local sporting events. This is also the summer location of the Seminole Heights Sunday Morning Market held every second Sunday of the month.

Ulele – 1810 N Highland Ave, Tampa, FL 33602Ulele is a Tampa Heights microbrewery along Tampa’s Riverwalk that serves locally sourced foods inspired by Native American cuisine.