Check out our list of classic BarberShops for the modern man to help men, young and old, feel and look their best. No girly salon stuff here boys! On this list of the best barbershops found in Tampa Bay find skilled master barbers offering the highest level of services from haircuts to hot towel straight razor shaves on both sides of the bay.

Get the best of both worlds, a good old-fashioned barbershop experience where depending on the shop, you might find complimentary craft beer, wine, and soft drinks too! Your appearance is a direct reflection of you, find a barbershop you love, and bring it when it comes to being perfectly groomed and on fleek, no matter your age. The barbershop is where you should be!

Artisan's Edge Barber Shop

Live life on the edge and get a fresh cut at Artisan's Edge today! An A-list barbershop in Tampa Bay, you will feel like a king in the chair.  You have the undivided attention of your barber, focused on providing the best cut, fade or shave. For that old-fashioned barbershop experience, it does not get much better than Artisan's Edge in Downtown Tampa.

307 E Twiggs St, Tampa FL Phone 8132237467

Barbers International

A great place to get fresh with a new summer style, check out one of our favorite barbershops in Tampa Bay, Barbers International on North Nebraska Ave in North Tampa. Their barbers are passionate about what they do and talented. Focused on the craft of barbering they take to heart what it is you want and consistently deliver.  Stop by, walk-ins are welcome or call for an appointment with one of their elite team!
10509 North Nebraska Ave, Tampa FL Phone 813-402-2814

Big Boy's Barber Shop

The barbers at Big Boy's will take great care of you while paying attention to the detail of your cut/shave. Looking for something unusual, they love to get experimental and show you what they got at Big Boy's barber shop! Incredibly talented and creative, the barbers at Big Boy's are some of the best in Tampa Bay. They take their time, and are worth every dime! Stop in today to see what makes Big Boy's in the USF area a cut above the rest!

7613 N 56th St, Tampa Fl Phone (813) 987-9291

Billy's Corner Barber Shop

Billy's Corner Barber Shop is the home of the "Best Cuts in St. Petersburg" and the originator of Cuts For Cops benefit, a fundraiser for the families of slain St Petersburg police officers. Besides Cuts for Cops owner Billy Hume is first to ante up for projects like Julie Weintraub's efforts to show local police the community cares by providing lunches to Police Stations.  Billy not only chipped in when he heard she needed help he got on the phone to other businesses and topped off the campaign with like donations.  A great guy, with a big heart, he operates a comforting shop where he would love to meet you!  Billy's son is in the military and all Veterans receive a discount!  Stop by to say hello, get the best cut, and meet Billy! 

2031 4th St N Unit #12, St. Petersburg FL Phone 727-512-5305

Checkmate Barber Shop

For over 30 years, Checkmate Barber Shop has been pleasing customers of all ages, from young to old all across the bay. You are made to feel like family walking into this shop! In the Westshore District, THIS is the perfect place to take your son for his haircuts!  The staff is super friendly and kid oriented.  They have a tremendous amount of experience with kids of all ages!  Even Santa gets his haircut and beard trimmed at Checkmate! (check out the photo on their FB page!)

3431 S Westshore Blvd., Tampa Fl Phone (813) 837-9896

Cigar City Barbershop

In their new location in Ybor City,  Cigar City Barbershop employs two incredibly talented barbers! Reservations are recommended for their services which include, haircuts for $20, haircuts and a straight razor shave for $30, eyebrows, clean-ups for nape and beard finished with a razor edge, hot steam facials and shaves and more...It's time to get your style kicking into high gear at Cigar City Barbershop.  Reserve your spot today!

1704 e 7th ave, Tampa Fl

City Trends Barber Shop

Dontcha just love before and after photos!  I mean they really just let you know the talent level of a barber!  To make our list of Best Barbershops these shops had to have people on staff with vision and skill, you find both at City Trends on Nebraska Avenue. Unobtrusive, in a strip mall with yellow awnings, this immaculate shop  offers $10 cuts on Wednesday or any day if you are a new customer. They do scissor cuts, fades, bald fades, blow-outs, designs, mohawks, burst, and beards. Open Mondays 10 - 5,  Late on Tuesdays - Thursdays to from 9 am to 7 pm and Fridays and Saturdays from 9am to 9 pm.  Check out the transformation below.  I mean, come on, you gotta have style!

11502 N Nebraska Ave, Tampa Fl Phone 8139199234

Cut 'n Edge Barber Shop

Cut-N-Edge Barber Shop presents "Cuts with a Classic Touch." At Cut-N-Edge, they offer a variety of services to include: kid's cuts, business cuts, scissor cuts, blowouts, razor edges, fades, 9-5's and more.  Be sure to stop in for their Tuesday Special!
4941 E. Busch Blvd, Tampa FL Phone 813-988-2887

Elite Barber Shop

Sports fan?  Whatever you want this side-of-the-road shop you may have passed hundreds of times has THE nicest owner and the BEST barbers.  Located in a strip mall on Gandy not far from the bridge find Elite barbers. Open, and airy, they provide a fantastic service and quality haircuts to South Tampa. Check out what this Cleveland fan chose!

4707 W Gandy Blvd # 2, Tampa Fl Phone (813) 805-6663

Exclusive Barbers

Keep it simple, from fades to scissor cuts. Exclusive Barbers will get you cleaned up for the weekend, open til 6 on Columbus Ave!

3237 W Columbus Dr, Tampa Fl 

Fade Away Barbershop 1

When you look good, you feel good.  It's the same for all of us.  Tired of the same old haircut you've always gotten, ready for something new?  Check out Fade Away, they hire only the best of the best when it comes to barbers, you gotta have chops to work in this shop!  Walk-ins are welcome or you can make an appointment with your favorite barber in this clean, modern shop where they promise to get you in and out quick and, with the best haircut or fade! 

5353 Gunn Hwy, Tampa Fl

Fadeology Barbershop

In need of a back-to-school transformation?  Head to Fadeology where one of their talented barbers will clean you up and get your style on point before that first day back.  When everyone's eyes are glazing over listening to the same rules you heard the first day back LAST year, eyes will wander on your perfect cut!  Fully understanding what is 'acceptable' in school and what is not, Fadeology will do right by you, giving you a hip style everyone will love! Experience the difference from one of the Best Barbershops in the Bay!

14607 Livingston Ave, Tampa Fl Phone 8134438210

Gifted Hands Barber Shop

A reasonably priced barber shop offering high-quality cuts.  The stations at Gifted hands are rented by barbers, one of our faves is Kris!  Walk-ins are welcome, and the prices are great. You can make a reservation, it is recommended on weekends when this clean and energetic shop gets busy!

5823 S Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa Fl Phone (813) 545-982

Gold Cut Barber Shop

We love the heart and compassion of this exceptional barber shop on West Hillsborough.  A bilingual shop, they go out into the community to serve the homeless with free haircuts. Blessing the homeless with their time and expertise, this group had to make the list of best barbershops!  Not only do they give back, but they do amazing haircuts.  Looking to head back to school in style - look at jut a little of what this talented shop can do!

7031 W Hillsborough Ave, Tampa Fl Phone 813352745

I.D. Barbers

On Big Bend Road next to East Bay High School you will find I.D. Barbers. Since opening their doors in June of 2013 the have been delighting their South Shore clientele with exceptional barbering skills.  Whatever you want, color, cut, fades, shaves, this shop can do it. Want lime green and red hair, you got it! Need a business cut or a place to bring your boy for his first haircut.  I.D. is all about it, they will get you in and out quickly and do an excellent job on you look in the process. Stop in to see what others already know about I.D, one of the Best Barbershops in Tampa Bay!

7130 Big Bend Rd Gibsonton, Gibsonton FL Phone (813) 644-4161

Jorgie the Barber

Jorgie the Barber began learning the craft of barbering 8 years ago in the Army quickly becoming one of the best of Tampa Bay thanks to a strong work ethic and desire to make each and every customer who walks through his door in Citrus Park, a regular. His dedication to service and his attitude are infectious! It's super easy to book an appointment with this Best Barbershop barber, simply download an app and you are on the schedule! If you like supporting local like we do, and supporting small veteran businesses, Jorgie is your guy! 

8737 Gunn Hwy, Odessa Fl Phone 8135283871

Men's Department Barber Shop

One of the Best Barbershops, Men's Department has become a community meeting place for teenagers and men looking to relax, kick back and share stories, watch a sporting event and in some cases, play a game of pool or cards. Their motto:  Life is TOO SHORT to not be stylish!  This hip shop does it all! Signature cuts are $24, Junior cuts only $19. They have shave services, waxing, and skin care services too. The atmosphere is bright, clean and retro-modern.  Men's Department is a treat!  Head over to their website to pick up a few gift cards for friends and loved ones, they will be glad you did! Just click on the name above and follow on to their website from their 813area business page.  

1110 E Bay Dr, Largo FL Phone 727-588-7755

Palm Harbor Barber Shop

A full-service barber shop on Florida Avenue in Palm Harbor, this shop sees the ladies too! A family-friendly shop where as the window beckons, everybody is welcome.  Check out their Facebook page to see amazing before and after transformations.

1122 Florida Ave., Palm Harbor FL Phone 727-789-5977

Perfect Edge Barbershop & Tattoos

 April 2007 Perfect Edge Barber Shop opened in South Tampa. We recently met with Sammy, owner of this interesting one-stop shop.  Besides being a barbershop, you can also get a tattoo AND do a real estate deal!  Sammy has been a realtor for 4 years. He moved to Tampa in 1992 and to satisfy his passion for cutting hair he opened his first barber shop 9 years ago. It's not often you find a five-star Zillow agent with a barbershop! As Sammy puts it, he goes "above and beyond” in all his ventures. A Buyer’s and Seller’s agent in Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco, and Polk County, Sammy resides in New Tampa.  We asked him about specials at the shop, Tuesdays are $5 cut days, Sammy explained he hires "only the best barbers" and the shop specializes in fades. He invites you to stop in and assures you will find very competitive pricing at Perfect Edge, and maybe a new house too!


4015 S West Shore Blvd, Tampa FL Phone 8138683343

Plaza Barber Shop

A hidden gem, they straight-razor to perfection at The Plaza, and can satisfy any and all of your grooming needs!

201 E Kennedy Blvd #214, Tampa FL

Roosters Men's Grooming Center

Roosters re-establishes traditional men's grooming in an American classic atmosphere. A fascinating place where it is as much fun to wait as it is to be groomed. Seriously, the number of interesting and unusual men's products is vast, and the discussions are always interesting!  In our home, the boys especially love the 100% all natural Cedar, Frankincense, and Bergamot scented  all-in-one Soap for their skin, beard, and hair. Crafted in small batches to ensure quality it contains charcoal and acts as a natural detox, pulling toxins and impurities from the skin as you wash. Check out Roosters in South Tampa soon!

533 S Howard Ave STE 4A, Tampa Fl Phone 813-253-3200

Star's Cuts Barber Shop

Classic Barber Shop run by Men for Men! Stop in and get your best cut yet at Stars Cut on No 56th St. in the USF area where owners Ahmad Mustafa and Sam Awaad, with decades of experience, see to every detail. Providing quality customer service and an excellent customer experience through professional service Star's uses only the best the products, setting them apart. They stay on top of trends providing premium haircuts to males (and females too) of all ages. A student? Look for discounts with your student ID!  Want to become a regular, be sure to get their punch card, your tenth cut is FREE! Girls, looking for something unique?  See what they can do!

1401 N 56th St, Tampa FL Phone (813) 985-6904

Tampa Bay's West Side Barber Shop

Voted Best Barber Shop in Tampa Bay by Cigar City, Tampa Mafia Bay Magazine, and La Gaceta Magazine, OFTEN, WestSide is a place you go to see friends, hear what's going on in Tampa Bay and get a great haircut or fade. Centrally located on North MacDill Ave in West Tampa - you never know WHO you might see at the WestSide!

2800 N Macdill Avenue Suite G, Tampa Fl Phone 813-966-3180

The Cut Barbershop

The Cut Barbershop is home to some of the best barbers in the Tampa Bay Area. To be one of the Best Barbershops in Tampa you have to employ the best barbers, right!  The Cut has been providing technically perfect & affordable haircuts to the Tampa Bay community for over 10 years.  Stop in to see what they can do for you!

902 W. Busch Blvd., Tampa FL Phone (813) 935-3233

The Shave Cave

Our goal at The Shave Cave is to help men look and feel their best. Skillfully trained master barbers offer the highest level of service to fit your needs. From unruly to well kept, there is no better way to raise your spirits and feel like a gentleman than a clean up and beard trim at The Shave Cave

Sundial, 121 2nd Ave N, Saint Petersburg FL Phone 727-914-7700

Ybor City Barbering Company Barbershop and Bar

Come see the huge waiting room filled with TV's, and enjoy a beverage of your choice, beer, wine, coffee or soda while we pamper you. We give shampoos with every cut and take after hours appointments too!

1409 E 7th Ave, Tampa FL Phone 813-248-3777

Barbers were the first dentists and surgeons, their barbershop's places where men went to be groomed, styled and shaved while socially interacting and discussing the news of the day.  Though you can't get a tooth pulled, or a bullet removed these days, not a lot has changed.  While shops today offer mainstream amenities, many are havens of the old days, dark, cluttered and mysterious.  On our list of Best Barbershops Found In Tampa Bay, you will find places with pool tables and big screen TV's, places with one or two chairs, some with twenty.  Some with just as many seats for those waiting with nothing more than a newspaper and a few magazines strewn across low tables to spur on the discussion of the day.  What you will find in each of these barbershops are dedicated barbers, people who further the craft.  It takes knowledge, skill, understanding, and talent to be a barber.  So skip the salon boys!  Start with a barbershop near you and experience the difference a trained barber makes!