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Best things to do in Historic Old Northeast, St Petersburg

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Garden
“A century-old botanical explosion of palms & orchids! So tropical & beautiful with great places to enjoy a bit to eat nearby on 4th Street!”
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Park
“ (There is nothing about Tennis at this park but for some reason that's in the title and it won't let me remove?) Ride bikes from Flamingo Shack to this lovely bayside park near the Historic Vinoy Hotel. Bike, skate, run or walk the path through the palms and oak trees along Tampa Bay. Set up a hammock and relax. Watch the dolphins feed before sunset. Walk to the sandy beach and play volleyball.”
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Science Museum
“I haven't been, but some of my guests with children have highly recommended this interactive museum.”
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Neighbourhood
“Beach drive has good restaurants all with outdoor seating. The price range is all on the upper end, but a good spot to sit, grab a bite and a drink, and people watch.”
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Café
“An eclectic, organic coffee shop that grinds their own beans. Sometimes has live music. Roughly 100 yards away”
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Lodging
“Beautiful pink hotel in hear of downtown sit on the porch and get a drink and people watch ”
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Park
“Cool park located on the bay with great running/walking/bike trail, plenty of grassy common area, beach, outdoor workout stations, tennis courts, and small beach area.”
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Restaurant
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“Roomy, lively restaurant dispatching a varied seafood selection, including a Sunday brunch buffet.”
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Bar
“A little grundgy, but surprisingly good food, grab a salad to take away and eat it on your own private balcony”
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Pub
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“Neat place in a century old farmhouse with seating outdoors and inside. Eclectic menu has something for everyone. ”
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Coffee Shop
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“Located across the street its just a stumble away and makes a great cup of joe. They offer up some great organic blends!”
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Convenience Store
“Everything you might need along the way (without going to the grocery store). ”
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Point of Interest
“Swimming and Aquatic Center. Sometime hosts big events but may also be open to public at times”
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Concert Hall
“For 10 years, the Palladium has presented the best in cultural programming for and by the community. Music presentaions including jazz, blues, folk, gospel, bluegrass, Latin, classical and opera, plus original programming featuring dance and drama.”
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Restaurant
“They have three locations in St. Pete but this one is the closest. They started on 4th St. in 2010 but had to move across the street to their current location to make room for Trader Joe’s. Casual Mexican food done well. ”
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Restaurant
“The food so so good, and so filling. Guarantee left overs....great for midnight snack on the porch. This place is for Lovers...”
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