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Bilmar Station

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8501 W Hillsborough Ave, Tampa, FL 33615-3809
+1 813-496-8898
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12:00 - 03:00
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Mon - Thu 15:00 - 03:00
Fri - Sun 12:00 - 03:00
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Tampa, Florida
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45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

Went here recently to watch a game with friends. This has to be one of the worst bars I've been to. It seemed like everyone in there smoked, including the bartender/food runner. The floors were sticky and there's no music unless someone uses the jukebox. It's also pretty dark inside. We had a pitcher of cheap beer and some wings.... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2015 via mobile

The drinks are great, the food is great. Staff is fast and friendly. Beer is fresh with a lot to choose from, new beers every month. The best wings in Tampa!

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Thank Charles S
Coral Springs, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2013

This is a great place to hang out, have a couple of drinks and watch sports. The atmosphere is that of a local bar, but the staff and owners make out-of-towners and new faces feel welcome. While it is large and open, it is not too loud to have a conversation, even at the bar. The staff are friendly, attentive... More 

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Thank rdotson00
Tampa, Florida
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2012

This is an outstanding local "hangout" or sports bar. It is a BAR first and foremost, can get a little smokey, that bothers some people. The food is well prepared and the price vs. serving size is a real value. Only menu item that I will never order again is the pork loin sandwich, can't hit a homerun every time.... More 

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Thank Bobby L
Tampa, FL
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2010

I've been a customer of this bar for a good 5-6 years now. The bartenders are very nice and easy to talk to. The prices are excellent, and can even get better with "The Wall of Foam" and their specials. They have an amazing selection of beers on tap, and an insane amount in bottle form. Just ask for the... More 

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Thank GoatCheez
Tampa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2009

This establishment should be shut down. It's really dirty and after drinking \ eating there we have got sick both times. The bartender makes up his own prices as they go along. I purchased a drink and the person next to me paid 3 dollars less. I asked him about it and he said they can change prices and charge... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2007

Best selection of beer, in Tampa!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Cuisine
Bar, Pub
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 03:00
Monday
15:00 - 03:00
Tuesday
15:00 - 03:00
Wednesday
15:00 - 03:00
Thursday
15:00 - 03:00
Friday
12:00 - 03:00
Saturday
12:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8501 W Hillsborough Ave, Tampa, FL 33615-3809
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-496-8898
Description
Great local sports bar with THE BEST chicken wings you will ever eat! We have dart boards, Golden Tee, Silver Strike Bowling, Buzztime Trivia and a really cool staff!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?