Located between Thomasville Road and Monroe Street, Midtown serves as the middle ground between the bustling college town and the quiet suburbs. The high concentration of restaurants, shopping, and bars in walking distance makes this area popular across all age groups. Whether you like to sip on a cocktail and dine on baked brie, or prefer a cold beer and some finger food at a nearby pub, Midtown has a little bit of everything.
Ology means ‘the study of’ and is a fitting name for this local microbrewery, known for developing new experimental styles of beers. The location is dog-friendly and the staff is customer oriented, making it the perfect casual hangout for you and your furry friend.
Liberty’s housemade syrups give the cocktails here an unmatched flavor. On top of their unusual and unique drinks, enjoy a gourmet menu with local ingredients. Known for their rotating house cocktail menu, this is the perfect place for anyone who fancies a ‘seasonal’ favorite and is looking to stray away from their usual order.
Finnegan’s Wake gives Tallahassee a glimpse into an authentic Irish pub, complete with beers, spirits, and music. Recently reopened, the pub is bubbling with new life. Depending on the day of the week, take part in trivia, bingo, or try your hand at open mic night.
Get the best of both worlds at OverUnder Bar and Lounge! In the Over Lounge, you can find a lively atmosphere, perfect for sipping cocktails and taking in the scenes of the city from their oversized balcony. Or you can head down to the Under Bar for a more relaxed evening paired with soft light. Whichever you choose, know it is a great place to catch up with old friends or make some new ones.
If you are looking for frozen drinks and a tropical atmosphere year-round, check out Waterworks. Have your pick of indoor or outdoor seating and take in the good vibes while having a bite. Get your fill of live music at the jazz sessions on Wednesdays.
One of Midtown’s newest additions, VinoBeano is the perfect place for wine and coffee lovers. Go during the day for a cafe-like experience, or come at night for a traditional evening out on the town. If you want to attend one of their specialty Persian Nights, be sure to follow them on social media; you’ll enjoy a night of belly dancing and merriment.
A great option for wine lovers is Hummingbird Wine Bar. Known for its wine club, customers get to experience great wine, cheese plates, paninis, and more. If you are searching for something fun to do while expanding your wine palette, join them for their blind-tasting experience every other Tuesday night.