One of our most cherished perks living here in Tampa Bay is the fact that we are a destination spot!  And, as a tourist city, this gives us access to stunning lifestyle hotels, four-star restaurants, renowned bars and first-class entertainment you will not find in most places. Add to that we have SO many choices! Regarding competition Steve Jobs said, "It's not so much about doing something better as much as it is about doing something differently." Today we'd like to share with you what we know about the Bay Harbor Hotel and its legendary bar known as the Beach Bar & Restaurant! Following many twists, turns, and rebirths this landmark hotel on Rocky Point is doing things differently, providing not only great food, great drinks and great service, but a great experience too!  Read on to learn more about what this fun, upscale, lifestyle Hotel, Beach Bar and Restaurant offers to locals in the know!

Waterfront Dining at Bay Harbor Inn and Beach

Escape to Beach Bar & Restaurant, a resort-style waterfront dining spot where you can dine on extraordinary food and receive unparalleled service in a relaxing setting on Tampa Bay.  Located next to the Bay Harbor Hotel, Beach is a full service, 20,000-square-foot indoor/outdoor waterfront restaurant featuring three bars and a contemporary restaurant serving fresh seafood, locally sourced ingredients and wildly creative cuisine for breakfast, lunch, dinner and for the late crowd too. 

Enjoy all-you-can-eat snow crab on Fridays while cooling off with an icy cold craft cocktail as the sun sets on this modern nautical restaurant off Courtney Campbell Causeway.  Pop in for Taco Tuesday, or Brunch from 11-3 PM on weekends,

Executive Chef Timothy Fling holds nothing back. From his unique build your own Mac N' Cheese to his exquisite dessert menu, everything he creates is authentic and bold!  Below is a small portion of the extensive Brunch Menu at Beach, other options include sweet choices like their sinful Bananas Foster French Toast and Fresh Starts like the classic Waldorf Salad. Note: They also have a fun kids menu, so bring the family!  Easily accessible from both Hillsborough and Pinellas County, Beach offers a special Lunch in a Rush menu if you work nearby! More about this below,

Lunch in a Rush

Do you work in the Airport area, the Westshore District, Safety Harbor or Clearwater?  If so you need to check out the new Lunch in a Rush Menu at Beach! Offered Monday through Friday from 11 AM to 2 PM you can order an appetizer, a sandwich, including their divine Lobster Rolls, soups and salads, while you relax. Your food will be delivered to your table quickly so you can get in and out in 20 minutes. No more excuses, you deserve to step away from that desk to rest and unwind! Today is the day to take a respite and allow Beach to pamper you before heading back to the grind.  You know what they say High Tide, Good Vibes! It's time for a getaway, it's time for a waterfront lunch!

NEW! Happy Hour

Beach Bar & Restaurant is now offering a newly rolled out Happy Hour from 3 - 7 PM when you are dining in.  From fresh Ahi Tuna to Pork Sliders you can save on their new 3, 5, 7 appetizer menu which includes house wines and 16 oz. craft beers.  Just in time for those earlier sunsets around 7 PM!   

Beach Bar & Restaurant is open 7 am - 3am every day and serves food until 1 AM on Sundays through Thursdays and until 2 AM on Friday and Saturday! It's time to take advantage of where we live, and all the perks that come with it, like Beach at Bay Harbor Hotel.  Enjoy the waterfront with your friends and family at one of Tampa's top urban spots. Stop in for Happy Hour, stay for sunset and a leisurely dinner, and be sure to pop in on the weekend for one of the BEST beach days ever in the history of evers! Hungry yet? Check ou the rest of their MENUS, they will have you drooling!