Where to Find Mocktails in Tampa Bay + Mocktail Week Recipes
For those who don’t necessarily “drink”, there is always an alternative for everything. Mocktails still give off the vibes…just a little safer. For this year’s Mocktail Week (Jan. 8-14 btw), turn up (or down) with a sweet drink that won’t leave you feeling crazy the next morning.
Here’s where to find mocktails in Tampa Bay and a few recipes to enjoy the non-alcoholic drink inside your home or at the next party:
Enjoy a selection of zero proofers like EspressNo Martini, Soft Sangria, or the Phony Negroni. 1700 W Fig St., Tampa, (813) 519-4552. willastampa.com.
Stop by for their signature mocktail, the Dry Cranuary. The drink is a sweet, delicious mix of passionfruit puree, cranberry sage syrup, lemon, sparkling soda, and 2 cherries. 2208 W Morrison Ave., Tampa, (813) 258-2233. haventampa.com.
Bartenders take it to the next level with the assortment of non-alcohol drinks on deck like Siler’s Cider (left), The Golden Sunrise (middle), and The Secret Garden (right). 1602 W Snow Ave., Tampa, (813) 251-8001. eatforbici.com.
The St. Pete hotspot serves up this tasty, fruity, frozen mocktail named Innocence in strawberry, mango, and Piña Colada. 1122 Central Ave., St. Petersburg, (727) 390-8050. baconbitch.com.
Bern’s Steak House
The iconic steak house has several mocktails available on their menu year-round including the Well Behaved Grape, made with organic red grape juice, caramelized pineapple, cherry-vanilla cordial, and sparkling soda, Apricot Fizz, and the Mocktail Mule. 1208 S Howard Ave., Tampa, (813) 251-2421. bernssteakhouse.com.
Skip the hangover with enjoy mocktail flavors like the Bikini Bottom, made with pineapple, passion fruit, lime orgeat, and ginger ale or The Sophia, made with seedlip spice, blueberry-rosemary shrub, lemon, and ginger beer. 2909 W Bay to Bay Blvd. Unit 100, Tampa, (813) 570-8660. cc-tampa.com.
Honorable Mentions for mocktails:
EDGE Rooftop Cocktail Lounge: 1207 S Howard Ave., Tampa, (813) 999-8731. epicureanhotel.com.
Hales BlackBrick: 4812 N Dale Mabry Hwy., Tampa, (813) 683-4233. halesblackbrick.com.
Now for the recipes. These will for sure be a hit at your next party or a casual night at home.
Tender Coconut Refresher
Coconut Pineapple Mocktail
Pistachio Lemon Gin Sour
Raspberry Mandarin “Shrub”
Apple Citrus Punch
Blood Orange Passion Daiquiri
In the comments below, tell me where to find mocktails in Tampa Bay to keep the list growing!