About Hideaway Cafe

The Hideaway Cafe & Recording Studio is St Petersburg's Original Listening Room! The Hideaway Cafe is an original music venue offering craft beer & wine and a simple, yet mouthwatering menu. Come catch an original (often live-recorded) showcase from some of the most talented local & nationally touring musicians.

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Give the Gift of Music
and you can say your gift was thoughtfully
purchased at a locally-owned independent
A Music Venue
St Petersburg's Original Listening Room.
A Recording Studio
Where it all began…..and where the magic continues to unfold
A Cafe
Craft Beer and Fine Wine
to quench your palate
An Event Space
You name it, the Hideaway Cafe has played host to it.
Bring your event to life with music at the core or at the
very least - a stunning backdrop.
- Welcome to The Hideaway Cafe & Recording Studio -

St Petersburg's Original Listening Room The Most Appreciative Listening Audience Around

Join us for a ticketed show or check out one of our free weeknight events - whether it's Wednesday Blues w/ the Betty Fox Band and TC Carr & Bolts of Blue, Thursday Night's Open Mic "Living Room Live", Monday night jazz (every 1st and 3rd) or one of our new Tuesday night series (Art & Soul every 1st, "Phil's Juke Joint" every 3rd,Kirk Adams Band every last)!  Fridays and Saturdays (and sometimes a Sunday) bring you the very best in touring artists, whether its a local artist celebrating an album release or doing a LIVE RECORDING or a national act passing through.  "Off days" also play host to private events.  In all cases, music is always the main entree with the stage at the core.

Upcoming ShowsCome share in the musical memories...

December 11, 2016 - Eric Schwartz w/ Pete Merrigan & TC Carr
December 13, 2016 - ***SOLD OUT*** Damon Fowler, Selwyn Birchwood, Jason Ricci
December 14, 2016 - Betty Fox Band
every 2nd and 4th Wednesday
December 15, 2016 - "Living Room Live" Open Mic
every Thursday
December 16, 2016 - Sarah Mac Christmas Show
7th Annual
December 17, 2016 - Speakeasy Night w/ Dean Johanesen & The 24 Hour Men
December 18, 2016 - Antsy McClain
December 20, 2016 - Kirk Adams Band
relocated to the 3rd Tuesday in December!
December 21, 2016 - TC Carr & Bolts of Blue
December 22, 2016 - Holiday "Living Room Live" Open Mic
Thursday night
December 23, 2016 - Danielle DeCosmo Holiday Show
December 28, 2016 - Betty Fox Band
December 29, 2016 - "Living Room Live" Open Mic
every Thursday
December 30, 2016 - Will Erickson, Mercy McCoy & Kristopher James
December 31, 2016 - Ring in the New Year w/ the Kirk Adams Band


  • St. Petersburg/Clearwater Gulf to Bay Magazine - www.visitstpeteclearwater.com -

    Got the Blues? "....True audiophiles must visit St. Pete's Hideaway Cafe, an intimate wine cafe & recording studio beloved by singer-songwriters that gets packed for its weekly Wednesday night blues jams." Issue No. 3 

  • St Petersburg/Clearwater Gulf to Bay Magazine - visitstpeteclearwater.com -

    Looking for pristine sound, tasty food, and an elegant atmosphere?  It's tough to beat this beautiful venue in St Pete's hopping Grand Central District. - Issue No. 2

NEW RECURRING! (all new Monday/Tuesday events, introduced in 2016)
  • Monday Jazz Jam
    1st & 3rd Monday - Jazz Jam hosted by Phil Magallanes
  • Monday Comedy Night
    Join us every Last Monday for Comedy Night presented by "Is This Thing On Productions"
  • Juke Joint
    Join us every 3rd Tuesday for Phil's Juke Joint,
  • Kirk Adams Band
    Join us every Last Tuesday for an appearance by Kirk Adams - obsessive songwriter, singer, six-stringer, howler at the moon - and his band of cohorts, John Holt III, Sean Fote & Patrick Bettison!
Every Wednesday
1st & 3rd Wednesdays - TC Carr & Bolts of Blue

2nd & 4th Wednesdays - Betty Fox Band

Every Thursday
our award-winning open mic, "Living Room Live"

Join us for our longest running event - our weekly open mic - voted Creative Loafing's Best of the Bay. Just show up at 6 to sign the list and then get up for your 15 minutes to share up to 3 of your original songs.

Your hosts, Rachel Webb & Phillip Stevens

…carry on John Kelly's tradition and keep the love of local music going strong in this arts-loving city. Be sure to let them know if you'd like your set to be "in the red" with our live recording options.

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