Gaspar’s Patio Bar and Grille, Tampa FL | Merchant Profile

Jimmy Ciaccio is the owner of Gasparís Patio Bar and Grille in Temple Terrace, Florida. Jimmy’s father, Gaspar, who inspired Jimmyís passion in the industry and taught him how to be a successful business owner. Gaspar taught Jimmy to ìtake pride in what you do, have a strong work ethic, treat your employees with respect, and take good care of your customers.î Gaspar and his brother, Fano, originally opened the restaurant in 1960 as Temple Terrace Bar and Grill. When Gaspar passed away in 2002, Jimmy took over and renamed the restaurant after him. It now has a renovated patio and an improved liquor shoppe and bar. Jimmy runs Gasparís Patio Bar and Grille with his father in mind. He says, "My dad wanted people to come in, forget their troubles and have a good time. That’s how I feel, too. From my family to yours, it’s an honor to serve and grow with Temple Terrace." He also credits his wonderful staff for helping make the business successful. He has a group of hardworking employees that offer their customers friendly service. Gasparís Patio Bar and Grille has a full lunch and dinner menu. They serve American bar classics. Jimmy recommends Uncle Fanoís Filet Mignon, which is grilled to perfection and sauteed with mushrooms and onions. They also have one of the best club sandwiches around. It is a triple-decker sandwich with turkey, ham, cheese, bacon, lettuce, tomato, and onion. Jimmy is in the process of updating the menu to include more fresh seafood options.Gasparís has one of the longest happy hours around. They offer their happy hour specials from 11 AM-7 PM daily. On Tuesdays and Thursday, you can get 2 for 1 drinks all day and night. They have over 60 beers and a liquor shoppe. A full list of their beers and liquors can be found on their website. Gasparís was awarded best burger, best happy hour, best pub/bar, best wings, and best live entertainment/nightclub in the Best of Temple Terrace contest, presented by the Temple Terrace News. They have an outdoor venue, an indoor venue, and a bourbon bar. They do live music Tuesday-Sunday nights on the outdoor patio and karaoke every night after 9 inside. They also have games and are dog friendly. Gaspar’s is open 11 AM- 3AM daily. Check out this historic Temple Terrace restaurant for great food and service!

8448 N 56th St
Tampa, FL 33617