Independent Bar & Cafe

5016 N Florida Ave Tampa, FL 33603 (813) 341-4883

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The Independent was one of the pioneers of the craft beer movement in the Tampa Bay area and continues to be one-step-ahead, offering rare and unique beers and wines from around the world. The Independent is open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner, serving up gourmet coffee and tea, fresh baked goods, and award winning European cafe fare. The Independent is a true “Neighborhood Bar,” in every sense of the word, and is proud to be the locals’ choice for great times and great libations. The Sunday evening live music series, First Saturday Jazz and Third Sunday Bluegrass events are popular amongst the locals. The Independent continues to raise the bar for the ever-changing craft beer culture: OFTEN IMITATED, NEVER DUPLICATED! DECLARE YOUR INDEPENDENCE!!



  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Sunday Brunch
  • Style: Cafe
  • Average Price of Entree: $8
  • Days/Hours of Operation: Sunday - Wednesday 9 am - midnight Thurs - Saturday 9 am - 1 am
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Private/Group Room
  • Private/Group Room Capacity: 20
  • Total Restaurant Capacity: 75
  • Beer/Wine Only
  • Cuisine: New American
  • Average Entree Price Category: $ = less than $8
  • Major Credit Cards Accepted
  • Live Entertainment/Dancing
  • Number of Indoor Seats: 45
  • Pets Allowed