Tag: Brandon

  • CL Meet the Brewers this Saturday, February 17th!

    CL Meet the Brewers this Saturday, February 17th!

    The annual Creative Loafing Meet the Brewers craft beer event is this Saturday, February 17th at Brandon Harley-Davidson (9841 East Adamo Drive, Tampa, FL 33619) from 1PM to 4PM. GA Tickets cost $30 in advance and $40 at the door. General Admission includes unlimited beer while you mix and mingle with local brewers. A portion of proceeds […]

  • Beef O’ Brady’s launches new menu items and deals

    Full disclosure: I was invited to Beef O’ Brady’s to taste their new menu and check out the new deals they have available in exchange for my opinion. Opinions are my own and do not represent Beef O’ Brady’s. I recently visited the original Beef O’ Brady’s location (founded in 1985) in Brandon to check […]

  • Portillo’s rolls out delivery in-app on Thursday in Tampa/Brandon

    Portillo’s rolls out delivery in-app on Thursday in Tampa/Brandon

    Portillo’s Hot Dogs will roll out delivery in-app on Thursday, November 2nd for Tampa and Brandon. Customers will be able to use the website and Portillo’s app to order delivery to their doors within a 30 minute radius of Portillo’s locations. The app will allow customers to customize delivery orders to their preference. In addition, the […]

  • Dave & Buster’s Tampa opens Monday October 30th to the public

    Rumored for years, Dave & Buster’s is finally opening its doors to the public on Monday, October 30th, 2017. It is the 102nd location for the franchise which was founded in 1982 in Dallas, Texas. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Carlos Eats (@carloseats) The new building is located at 10209 Estuary […]

  • Ricopan Bakery: delicious, affordable, local eats

    Ricopan Bakery: delicious, affordable, local eats

    Looking for a quick spot for lunch today we decided to hit up Ricopan Bakery. Most restaurants seem to be closed on Sundays in the area, but Ricopan is open 7 days a week. We found their online profiles, but weren’t aware that they sold sandwiches and arepas until we arrived.  It looks like they […]

  • S Bar in Brandon now permanently closed

    S Bar in Brandon has permanently closed for business. The restaurant combined sushi, southern bistro cuisine, and prohibition era cocktails. It is the former location of The Rack in Brandon and had an impressive re-design. The owners decided to move and help family out of state and ultimately decided they could no longer keep the […]

  • S Bar Speakeasy and Sushi Bar now open (Brandon)

    S Bar Speakeasy and Sushi Bar now open (Brandon)

    Full disclosure: I was invited to S Bar for their preview night about a week ago where they served complimentary hor d’oeuvres to the public to preview their restaurant. I visited again today on my own for some sushi for lunch and decided to write a post about their grand opening. Opinions stated are my own. […]

  • Tibby’s New Orleans Kitchen in Brandon

    This past weekend I dined at Tibby’s New Orleans Kitchen in Brandon across the street from Portillo’s. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Amanda Gee (@hunypot) The restaurant is fairly new and opened back in 2016 and is part of a small chain of restaurants that are also found in Winter Park […]

  • Dave & Buster’s arcade coming to Brandon

    Dave & Buster’s arcade coming to Brandon

    Popular game arcade and sports bar, Dave & Buster’s, is making plans to come to Brandon after years of speculation of when they would arrive in the Tampa Bay market. The 40,000 square-foot facility features a restaurant and 412 parking spots. The restaurant serves American food fare including burgers, ribs, steak, seafood, sandwiches, and salads. […]

  • Cauliflower Pizza @ Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza

    During the Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza Tweetup in Carrollwood, I spotted a curious pizza that I was sadly too full to try. Fortunately, Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza contacted me recently and invited me to come out and try a complimentary pie of their Cauliflower Pizza. I, of course, accepted and ventured to the Anthony’s Coal […]