University of South Florida St. Petersburg



The Tavern at 40, as told by its owners

By Cliff McBride and Matthew Cimitile, University Communications and Marketing

The Tavern at Bayboro is an institution at USF St. Petersburg. For 40 years, it has provided the campus community with food, live music and a social gathering spot for faculty, staff and students outside of class and work. 

Since 1982, it has had four owners. Here are their stories.

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