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Make a vegan Caesar worth celebrating

Salad Days Make a vegan Caesar worth celebrating

I’ve heard that many restaurant chefs despise making Caesar salads, but I don’t understand why. Who wouldn’t love making lemony-cheesy-black-pepper-salad dreams come true?
Published: 04/23/16
Beer Knights: Warm weather means beer fests are plentiful in Tampa Bay area

Beer Knights: Warm weather means beer fests are plentiful in Tampa Bay area

With two big beer events this weekend and the annual Wazoo beer fest, benefiting Lowry Park Zoo, being moved up to May 7, the Beer Knights are keeping busy this spring — not to mention the chance to savor a few Mexican pours during Cinco De Mayo.
Published: 04/21/16
Updated: 04/22/16
Sprinkles Bakery brings Cupcake ATM to Tampa next week

Sprinkles Bakery brings Cupcake ATM to Tampa next week

In a week, Tampa will have its very own Cupcake ATM.
Published: 04/21/16
Spaghetti Warehouse fans want restaurant to move out of Ybor, company says

Spaghetti Warehouse fans want restaurant to move out of Ybor, company says

It has been an up-and-down ride for loyal fans of the 33-year-old Ybor City restaurant Spaghetti Warehouse. First, they announced they were closing, then said they weren’t closing. Then they asked their customers to weigh in on where they shou...
Published: 04/21/16
New restaurant offers farm-to-fork in neighborhood setting

New restaurant offers farm-to-fork in neighborhood setting

SEMINOLE HEIGHTS — In recent years, certain stretches of Florida and Nebraska avenues in Seminole Heights have gained notoriety as two of Tampa’s best restaurant roads. From the booming bungalows of Ella’s Americana Folk Art Cafe...
Published: 04/20/16
Tampa Palms’ Tarek’s Café & Grill getting rave reviews

Tampa Palms’ Tarek’s Café & Grill getting rave reviews

TAMPA PALMS — Four stars and a smiley face were a couple of the graphics patrons used to express their dining experiences on customer satisfaction cards provided at Tarek’s Café & Grill, a new eatery that opened last month in t...
Published: 04/20/16
New Windmill Taphouse gives customers a healthy buzz

New Windmill Taphouse gives customers a healthy buzz

People who frequent the new Windmill Taphouse, located at 116 N. Kings Ave., Brandon, are likely to walk out with a health buzz.
Published: 04/20/16
Friends take over Bootleggers Brewworx

Friends take over Bootleggers Brewworx

As Valrico neighbors, Shaun Goeckner and Mike Pitts brewed beer together for 10 years. The beer-brewing buddies decided to buy Bootleggers Brewworx when the brew-on-site retail store became available last August.
Published: 04/20/16

Buckhorn remembers being broke and single in scene from Goody Goody documentary

The revived Goody Goody restaurant coming to Hyde Park is still a work in progress, but the memories of the Tampa burger chain, which shuttered its last restaurant in 2005, seem just as fresh as ever in the mind of Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn. ...
Updated one month ago
Zephyrhills restaurant’s new ownership wants true Indian experience

Zephyrhills restaurant’s new ownership wants true Indian experience

ZEPHYRHILLS — Mayoor Indian Restaurant is under new ownership that promises exotic Indian experiences immediately and with more to come this summer.
Updated one month ago