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When a taste of Florida is a souvenir

When a taste of Florida is a souvenir

Mom has a friend who is traveling to France this summer. She asked me the other day if I knew of anything June could take as a gift to her gracious hostess.
Updated one month ago
Dozens of food trucks rolling into Tampa this weekend

Dozens of food trucks rolling into Tampa this weekend

More than 75 food trucks will roll into the Florida State Fairgrounds this weekend for the first Discover the Food Festival.
Updated one month ago
Trinity Cafe opens second location to feed homeless, needy

Trinity Cafe opens second location to feed homeless, needy

TAMPA — In the hall of an East Busch Boulevard church Monday, there was such a thing as a free lunch.
Updated one month ago
Sushi Secret

Sushi Secret

As hauntingly good recipes go, anything with parsnips as the main ingredient seems an unlikely candidate. Except for this one.
Updated one month ago
Salad Days
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?
Updated one month ago
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.
Updated one month ago
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.
Updated one month ago
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...
Updated one month ago
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...
Updated one month ago
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...
Updated one month ago