The Rez Grill now open at Seminole Hard Rock Tampa

Full disclosure: I was invited to The Rez Grill for a tasting of the menu in exchange for my opinion. These opinions are my own and do not represent Seminole Hard Rock Tampa. I stopped by The Rez Grill at Seminole Hard Rock Tampa for a taste recently. The inside is a mixture between retroContinue reading “The Rez Grill now open at Seminole Hard Rock Tampa”

Surf & Turf Truck serving great seafood at Armature Works

Surf & Turf Truck and I go back a few years. We met during a food truck rally blitz in Seminole Heights and Ybor City. Always friendly at the register and humble about their food and vision. I met the owner of Empamamas, Stephanie Swanz, at Surf & Turf Truck when she was working theirContinue reading “Surf & Turf Truck serving great seafood at Armature Works”

Rocco’s Tacos Grand Opening Sunday, February 11th

Rocco’s Tacos & Tequila Bar will have its Grand Opening on Sunday, February 11th, 2018 at International Plaza & Bay Street starting at 7PM. Guests will be joined by Co-Owner, Rocco Mangel and Big Time Restaurant Group. Guests can enjoy Rocco’s signature chips, guacamole and salsa complimentary, as well as live entertainment and a cash barContinue reading “Rocco’s Tacos Grand Opening Sunday, February 11th”

Winter Whiskeyfest this Friday, February 9th, 2018

Do you love whiskey? I know I do. Winter Whiskeyfest is happening this Friday, February 9th, 2018 from 6PM to 9PM. The event is presented by I Love The Burg. It will take place at La Florida above Red Mesa in Downtown St. Petersburg (128 3rd Street South St. Petersburg, FL 33701). Tickets are limitedContinue reading “Winter Whiskeyfest this Friday, February 9th, 2018”

SPONSORED: Valentine’s Day Brunch at Keel & Curley Winery – 2/11

Full disclosure: This is a sponsored post for Keel & Curley Winery. I have been compensated for this post. Keel & Curley, Florida’s second largest winery, will celebrate Valentine’s Day early on Sunday, February 11th, 2018 from 11AM-3PM in a formal brunch. Reservations are required. The Plant City winery, farm, and home to Two Henry’sContinue reading “SPONSORED: Valentine’s Day Brunch at Keel & Curley Winery – 2/11”

Empamamas now open at Armature Works

Local food truck Empamamas has joined the vendor list at Armature Works for the Heights Public Market today. Several empanadas have appeared on the soft opening menu and it will expand with some time. This is a huge deal for local food trucks and shows their gourmet power, especially after Surf & Turf is alreadyContinue reading “Empamamas now open at Armature Works”

Armature Works food hall now in soft opening

The long awaited Armature Works Heights Public Market is now in soft opening in Tampa Heights. The building opens at 7AM and most concepts are open by 11AM. The food hall features over 10 different food concepts and bars throughout and is waterfront right off the Tampa Riverwalk near Waterworks Park. I visited the soft openingContinue reading “Armature Works food hall now in soft opening”

Ichicoro ANE in Downtown St. Pete impresses

I crossed the bridge last weekend for the Distant World’s Final Fantasy concert at The Mahaffey Theater and needed a bite to eat after. Geniabeme raved about Ichicoro ANE when I last saw her at Keel & Curley for U-Pick Strawberries the day before so I had to check it out for myself. Ichicoro ANEContinue reading “Ichicoro ANE in Downtown St. Pete impresses”

Valentine’s Day 2018 at Del Frisco’s Grille Tampa

Some people are celebrating Valentine’s Day 2018 early and some are celebrating late due to it falling on a weekday. Del Frisco’s Grille has an option for these couples. Del Frisco’s Grille Tampa will offer a special for 7 days for Valentine’s Day. Customers can enjoy a 12 oz. Wagyu Bone-In Steak topped with truffleContinue reading “Valentine’s Day 2018 at Del Frisco’s Grille Tampa”

Valentine’s Day 2018 specials at Ocean Prime

Looking for an upscale and elegant Valentine’s Day option? Ocean Prime Tampa will offer a special Valentine’s Day menu for guests on Wednesday, February 14th in addition to regular lunch and dinner menus. The main course features a 10 oz. Imperial Farms Reserve Wagyu New York Strip Steak with Truffle Scalloped Potato, Haricots Verts, CipolliniContinue reading “Valentine’s Day 2018 specials at Ocean Prime”