A view of Clearwater's Causeway Blvd. with the Best Of St. Pete/Clearwater logo in it.

The Best of St. Pete Clearwater

2021 winners

Best of Winners

Discover the 2021 best things to do in St. Pete/Clearwater! 


We asked; you weighed in. These are the best experiences in St. Pete/Clearwater, as ranked by the destination's (many) fans during our annual Best Of survey. See St. Pete/Clearwater's most-loved beaches, restaurants, hidden gems and things to do – and, perhaps, discover something new.

1

Beaches & Fun

An overhead shot of St. Pete Beach from a drone March 2021

St. Pete Beach was named the No. 1 Beach in America by Tripadvisor in 2021.

The beaches of St. Pete Clearwater are a perfect escape from the everyday. See what fun awaits you along the shore – and beyond.

See the Best of Beaches & Fun
2

Things to Do

A view of the unique architecture of the Dali Museum at sunset.

The Dali Museum in St. Pete's Waterfront Museum District welcomes more than 400,000 visitors each year and houses the largest collection of Salvador Dali's artwork outside of Spain.

From museums and gardens to ultra-cool events, there's a ton to do in St. Pete/Clearwater. See the top choices for things to do in the destination in 2021.

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3

Local Favorites

A lady wearing a hat, selling bread with a big smile. Many types of breads are on display.

Fresh-baked breads are the tip of the iceberg when it comes to delicious things you'll find at Saturday Morning Market in downtown St. Pete.

There's a lot to love about St. Pete/Clearwater, but these off-the-radar experiences will show you a side of the destination that'll make you love it even more.

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4

Dining & Nightlife

Outdoor dining at The Dewey during sunset

Sample expertly crafted food and drink on the rooftop at The Dewey, where you'll find stunning views of Pass-a-Grille Beach.

The food and drink in St. Pete/Clearwater are absolutely delectable – but no need to take our word for it. See the area's top restaurants and bars, as ranked by passionate locals and visitors.

Check Out the Best of Dining & Nightlife