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Ybor City

Northeast of the Downtown Tampa on I-4 at Exit 1, Tampa, FL 33618
+1 813-247-4040
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Tampa Cigar Factory Tour
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Once the cigar capital of the world, Ybor City is now a thriving community.
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“cigar shops” (136 reviews)
“night life” (80 reviews)
Northeast of the Downtown Tampa on I-4 at Exit 1, Tampa, FL 33618
Historic Ybor
+1 813-247-4040
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Reviewed yesterday

Ybor City was a fun way to spend a night in Tampa. Funky stores, particularly, Dysfunctional Grace Art. If you are lucky, you might see the chickens that live in the neighborhood!

Thank Kim H
Reviewed yesterday

There is a movie theater, college dive type places to eat, a 7 Eleven, tattoo shops, an Italian place, around 9 cigar shops, homeless people and beggars. Public transportation does not go here and taxis do not frequent the area. I was downtown for a...More

Thank Sabrina L
Reviewed yesterday

This is a great place to visit if looking for something not water sport related. Trendy little area with great history, as city was born through the cigar industry. You can go do a tour at the Historical Center which I would suggest if have...More

Thank ohfamily50442
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited downtown Ybor City on a chilly Saturday morning, so crowds were not a problem! There was not much “action” as we were not looking to buy cigars, drink, or get a tattoo, but it was fun to look, and one of the vintage...More

Thank Denise B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Historic area but is not all that. Doesn’t have much to offer. Boring, dull; can be unsafe so always be aware. Nightlife is boring

Thank visiting84
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed walking around. Make sure you stop at the visitor center and watch the 3 minute movie about the history of the town. It was great little town full of places to eat. Look forward going back when it is warm. Take the street car...More

Thank Jill R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were meeting here in a cafe with our friend. This is a very interesting place. I think it is known for Cuban Cigar. We saw some of cigar store and having people making cigar. There were many bar on the street. It was quiet...More

Thank Jerry W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fun times hitting all the restaurants and bars. Easy to find parking and stroll up and down the street visiting the shops and bars.

Thank 0ur_0pini0n
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was very interesting. There are tons are good restaurants and attractions to choose from. Very walkable and nice.

Thank Ryan G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I live about a half hour's drive from Ybor and visit every chance I get. It's just got a cool, boho kind of vibe. It's not large and sprawling but contained, mostly on 7th Avenue. You want to park and walk up and down 7th...More

Thank Roz P
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Drew F
18 December 2017|
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Response from rsmolens1043 | Reviewed this property |
Some people like Carmines....I get Cubans locally in Sun city center...Hot Tomatoes restaurant
23 November 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
Yes .. but only some places
Laura B
5 October 2017|
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Response from Sherina G | Reviewed this property |
Actually, they have restaurants and bars that do allow smoking cigars outside where you can enjoy a drink or meal out in the open air :)