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Once the cigar capital of the world, Ybor City is now a thriving community.
As featured in 3 Days in Tampa
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 via mobile

The area is cool. We do not smoke, but the cigar shops were packed with people. We went to restaurants and to the movie theater. Food was awesome and the theater was clean and modern. We took the free to ride cable car to the...More

Thank SWCed
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Been to Ybor City many time thru the years it was getting kinda seedy but looks like it’s making a fun come back Lots of people good food and a safe feeling walking around All this while still being one of the best people watching...More

Thank Kevtheshark
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had lunch at Columbia Restaurant and then walked down the street. There were so many stores, bars and great restaurants. This is a very nice area they obviously have updated. Seems like a great place to go for a fun time. We came upon...More

Thank goldcoasttenant
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a night out with some friends. Parking were a bit far, but it wasn’t an issue since we were with a group of 8 people. Anyways, as we standing waited to get into the club, this weirdo came out of no where started...More

2  Thank bom1283dethuong
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to visit Ybor City based on a friend's recommendation. It was once the cigar capital of the world. Ybor is a National Historic Landmark District, made doubly interesting by the fact that chickens and roosters wander the streets at will. They're just there....More

Thank JLeslie22
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the trolley ride to Ybor city, but did not see any draw to this location. It did not seem well kept, buildings were falling apart. No good shopping anywhere. A few places to eat but seemed a little sketchy to me. Some cheap t...More

Thank soozy G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very cool to walk around and look at architectural design. Not much going on while I was there. Stopped in and had a popsicle. Few bars and cigar shops were open.

Thank Maps316659
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ybor is a different kind of place Lots of eating, bars and people watiching. It does get very crowded at time.s

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From Centro cantina where u get frozen drinks better than Fat Tuesday, to the Game Center for adults and kids. And the many restaurants and cigar shops. There is plenty to do. Fun time in Ybor City.

Thank Torres8174
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Zydeco Brew Werks has Good Food, a Fun and lovely atmosphere with Music and Home Brewed 🍺! Right on 7th Ave. In Ybor City it is lively and energetic with Pepin Family Roots Deep in its Brew😍. Must check it out and enjoy the great...More

Thank Sunny B
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Tammy J
13 March 2018|
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Response from bugasm101 | Reviewed this property |
I cannot give an exact address but as a reference try to look for Columbia restaurant, the end is 7th street, you will find signs directing you there, the streets are on a grid pattern. For a picture perfect of the... More
Drew F
18 December 2017|
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Response from babylou21 | Reviewed this property |
Just visited Ybor city. Parking was easy to find. We parked in a city lot right behind the main strip for $1 an hour. We paid ahead for 5 hours. We were there for 8. No ticket thankfully. Seemed secure but at any rate... More
23 November 2017|
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Response from Coastal717028 | Reviewed this property |
Yes .. but only some places