NEWS: We Are Poke organic-focused restaurant now open in South Tampa

Full disclosure: I was invited to We Are Poke to check out their concept. I received a complimentary meal during my visit to taste the menu. All opinions listed in this article are my own and do not reflect the business or affiliates. Poke restaurants are taking Tampa by storm and the popular trend showsContinue reading “NEWS: We Are Poke organic-focused restaurant now open in South Tampa”

U Poke Spot: Quality poke bowls arrive in Tampa near USF

Full disclosure: I was invited to try the menu at U Poke Spot in exchange for my opinion about their food. These opinions are my own and do not reflect U Poke Spot. U Poke Spot opened recently just a block away from USF across from MOSI by Einstein’s and Qdoba. It’s a fast-casual Hawaiian-styleContinue reading “U Poke Spot: Quality poke bowls arrive in Tampa near USF”

Poke’ Cafe’ in Dunedin could use some changes

This past weekend I visited Poke’ Cafe’ in Dunedin with a family member for a bite to eat. I hadn’t enjoyed a sushi burrito since I visited I’a Poke in San Francisco. Indeed, I have grown accustomed to avoiding poke or sushi burritos in Tampa because of the sheer lack of effort people seem toContinue reading “Poke’ Cafe’ in Dunedin could use some changes”

I’a Poke serves delicious eats (San Francisco)

Poke (poh-keh)┬áhas taken America by storm over the last few years. Poke by definition is a raw-fish salad. The Food of Paradise: Exploring Hawaii’s Culinary Heritage┬ástates that poke first became popular in the 1970s in Hawaii. The trend spread to the U.S.A. in 2012 and at some point began appearing everywhere. Many places just startedContinue reading “I’a Poke serves delicious eats (San Francisco)”