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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April 23, 2017 - Ronny Elliott 70th Birthday Celebration

Come celebrate with Ronny Elliott on his birthday with music by RE & the Nationals and Rebekah Pulley & the Reluctant Prophets!  We love birthdays!

Doors open at 5.  Show starts at 7.

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April 22, 2017 - Ries Brothers

The Ries Brothers return to the Hideaway Cafe - joined by the talented BFD and Olivia Romano! They'll be doing a duo set and a full band set!! 


6:00 - Doors open
7:00 - Olivia Romano
7:45 - BFD
8:45 - The Ries Brothers

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April 21, 2017 - Novelist Lee Irby Releases "Unreliable"

Join us for Local author, Lee Irby's release of his latest novel, Unreliable!

Doors open at 6.

Lee Irby is an American novelist and historian.

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P-85 Digital Piano

Authentic, natural sound with remarkable expressiveness—full Yamaha quality in a compact, affordable piano. This new Contemporary Piano gives you all the dynamic, high-quality sound and natural piano response you expect from Yamaha, along with a high-quality built-in speaker system—packed into a slim, exceptionally affordable digital piano you can play virtually anywhere.

Comes with power adapter and stand.

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Mama's Batch

There is nothing quite like Mama's home cooking. That wholesome feeling is embodied within the music created by this talented group of friends. With each member adding their own unique flavor, the captivating blend of sounds and souls from these musicians is truly something special. Bassist Harry Ong and drummer Aaron Buckingham create an unstoppable force that lays the foundation for keyboardist Tommy Shugart and guitarist Josh Lamkin to add layers of texure and sonic color. Together they produce a perfect mixture of homegrown funk.

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Benjamin Road

Benjamin Road is an acoustic based band with a unique blend of instrumentation ranging from a harmonic duo with guitars and conga, to a six piece full band complete with keys and accordion. Whether performing original material or covering favorites in a wide range of genres, Benjamin Road plays everything from Folk, Singer/Songwriter & Americana, to Reggae, Indie & Acoustic Rock. Their sound is focused on original arrangements that are layered with americana harmonies, pulsed with tribal beats and rounded by unique instrumentation, making their sound one of a kind.

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Wahh!' in India is a popular word that expresses 'Great Inner Joy and Appreciation'...'Wahh!' is a spectacular blend of East meets West in true Fusion Music style.  Using the scintillating sounds of Indian Tabla and Vocal overtones, 'Wahh' fuses a modern approach weaved in with Sitar, Bansuri Flute, Western Drums, Guitar and Bass.  Combining Indian Raga music and Western harmonic melodies with an infectious Rhythm section creates a strikingly impressive blend of Musical style and instruments.  With such diversity, 'Wahh!' offers a wide appeal to all types of audiences.

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April 20, 2017 - "Living Room Live" Open Mic

We invite all singer/songwriters to join us for this Thursday's open mic night, a.k.a. Living Room Live. Named Creative Loafing's Best of the Bay 2014 for "Best Open Mic Night", the Hideaway Cafe has opened up its doors and its stage for the past 7 years to countless rising talents as well as seasoned veterans who have made a career of music.

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1999 American Strat

Ash body...no longer available in the natural wood finish unless you move up to a custom shop guitar


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April 19, 2017 - TC Carr & Bolts of Blue

Our weekly Blues Jam is hosted by 2 Bay Area gems - every 1st and 3rd Wednesday, you can find TC Carr sharing the stage with his Bolts of Blue Band and every 2nd and 4th, the Betty Fox Band.  TC Carr & Bolts of Blue recently advanced to the semifinals for Best Self Produced CD and Best Band at the International Blues Challenge 2016.  And the Betty Fox Band - 2015 IBC finalists and 3 time winners of Best of the Bay for Best Local Blues Act - brings the blues and invites other well revered local players up to join in on the jam.