By: Sally Baker
Love a good cigar? Love a great cigar? Visiting or live in Tampa? Well, you’re in luck! There are many great aspects about living in Florida, with the incredible amount of choices for cigar shops in Tampa being a bonus to those who venture to this city. Many think that historic Ybor City, once the cigar capital of the world, is the only place to get great cigars in Tampa, and albeit they have some of the best and closest to authentic that you can get, there are still a few others outside of Ybor that are just as comparable. But let’s look at the list of Tampa cigar shops in Ybor and surrounding areas.
King Corona Cigars – Rightfully named, King Corona Cigars in Ybor City boasts one of the largest selections of quality cigars in Tampa that you will find. Not just cigars, however, but also a café, coffee and outdoor seating. This a must see for all cigar lovers in Tampa, as they have a cigar to suit everyone’s taste and beyond!
LIT Cigar Lounge – Located in the Channelside district of Tampa, LIT is a cozy bar that can become quite packed on weekends. Running alongside the inside of this bar is a glassed in Cigar hallway. A hidden gem in Channelside that tends to attract many Europeans as well.
Tampa Sweetheart Cigar Co – Just south of Ybor City, this Tampa cigar shop is as sweet as its name! These sweethearts sell Fuente handmade cigars rolled by the masters. You can’t go wrong when visiting Tampa Sweetheart Cigar Co for only the best cigars in Tampa.
El Sol Cigars – Handmade Cigars since 1929, El Sol Cigars is a local favorite with a rich and authentic history. From their cigars and building to the authentic cigar makers chair, El Sol has made it clear why they have been around for close to a century.
Metropolitan Cigars – This cigar shop in Tampa’s Ybor City has left memories for both locals and visitors who purchase here. The staff tends tediously to each customer’s needs to ensure that every savory puff will be filled with flavor and memories of this historic town in Tampa.
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