Where to eat and drink this summer on Clearwater Beach

Are you visiting Clearwater Beach for the summer and wondering where to go?  Most of the locals will stay off the strip and eat around the residential neighborhoods, but there are also quite a few spots on the beach that are still enjoyable even if you’re not a tourist or want to stay close toContinue reading “Where to eat and drink this summer on Clearwater Beach”

Review: Willa’s brings delicious, refined eats and libations to North Hyde Park

Full disclosure: I was invited to Willa’s to taste their menu on a media reservation. I received a complimentary meal for 2 during my visit. These opinions are my own and do not represent those of Willa’s. Willa’s is now open in North Hyde Park at 1700 Fig Street. For years this neighborhood has beenContinue reading “Review: Willa’s brings delicious, refined eats and libations to North Hyde Park”

What’s happening this weekend in Tampa Bay? 11/1-11/3

Some cooler weather is finally upon us and festivals are everywhere. What’s happening this weekend in Tampa Bay? Savor St. Pete: Clearwater Beach Uncorked has moved to Downtown St. Pete and is serving up food and drinks including wine, liquor, and beer on Saturday, November 2nd and Sunday, November 3rd. Tickets start at $75 forContinue reading “What’s happening this weekend in Tampa Bay? 11/1-11/3”

NAAAP hosting one year anniversary rooftop party July 18th in Downtown Tampa

The National Association of Asian American Professionals Tampa Bay (NAAAP) is celebrating their first anniversary on Thursday, July 18th, 2019 at Hampton + Home2 by Hilton Downtown Tampa from 6:30PM to 8:30PM. The event is being coined Rooftop Celebr*asian and is free to attend. Food will be provided by event sponsors including Seminole Hard RockContinue reading “NAAAP hosting one year anniversary rooftop party July 18th in Downtown Tampa”

10 food destinations to visit for a 24-hour trip to San Francisco

San Francisco is packed with thousands of restaurants and cafes to visit. It’s hard to filter through all of it and really it is all about knowing where to go without getting caught up by the hype. Here are my recommendations on food destinations to visit for a 24-hour trip to San Francisco. No. 1Continue reading “10 food destinations to visit for a 24-hour trip to San Francisco”

Terra Gaucha Brazilian Steakhouse serves excellent meat

Full disclosure: I was invited to Terra Gaucha Brazilian Steakhouse for a complimentary tasting in exchange for my opinion. Any opinions displayed here are my own and do not represent Terra Gaucha.  Brazilian Steakhouse concepts have had mixed success in Tampa Bay. Boizao disappeared one day without an explanation. Texas de Brazil has managed toContinue reading “Terra Gaucha Brazilian Steakhouse serves excellent meat”

Inay’s Kitchen serves delicious Filipino Cuisine in West Orlando

Filipino food is one of my all-time favorite cuisines. The mixture of Asian and Spanish cuisine speaks to me. Unfortunately, Filipino food is not too popular in Florida and has experienced much difficulty catching on in Tampa Bay. I saw Inay’s Kitchen opened in Orlando and bookmarked it a few weeks ago. I finally madeContinue reading “Inay’s Kitchen serves delicious Filipino Cuisine in West Orlando”