Food & Restaurant Reviews

5 Date Night Spots in Tampa

5 Date Night Spots in Tampa

One of the most common questions I am asked is: “Carlos! Where should I go to eat on a date in Tampa?”. My answer is always: “It depends on what kind of date you are looking for?”. Tampa is quite a diverse place with plenty of different restaurants to appeal to different crowds. Here are […]

June 30, 2016 | By | Reply More
Tampa Bay Margarita Festival 2016 Recap

Tampa Bay Margarita Festival 2016 Recap

This past Saturday was the annual Tampa Bay Margarita Festival presented by Big City Events at Curtis Hixon Park. The weather was sunny and festival-goers had their choice of dozens of margarita cocktails throughout the event. Live music played with the backdrop of the University of Tampa and Riverwalk close by. The first drink I tried […]

May 31, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
STK Opening Party @ Disney Springs (Orlando)

STK Opening Party @ Disney Springs (Orlando)

I was invited as a guest to the opening party at a new steakhouse restaurant in Disney Springs called STK. It is the 11th location worldwide and stands at more than 14,000 square feet. 500 guests were invited to experience bites, cocktails, and refreshments at the new restaurant with a live DJ spinning music. STK actually […]

May 27, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
World of Beer Summer 2016 Menu Tasting

World of Beer Summer 2016 Menu Tasting

Full disclosure: I was invited by World of Beer for a complimentary tasting of their new summer menu. The opinions describes below are purely my own and based on my experience and observations at the tasting. World of Beer launched their summer menu this week in conjunction with American Craft Beer Week. The summer menu […]

May 19, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More

Events

Ox & Fields Grand Opening today in Seminole Heights

Ox & Fields Grand Opening today in Seminole Heights

The food scene in Seminole Heights has a new addition today, June 28th, 2016, with the Grand Opening of Ox & Fields in the space of what was previously Bourgeois Pig at 7701 N. Nebraska Ave. Tampa, FL 33604. The restaurant promises a focus on Floridian cuisine and to draw on Florida’s farms and seafood […]

June 28, 2016 | By | Reply More
National Sushi Day Celebration @ Souzou St. Pete

National Sushi Day Celebration @ Souzou St. Pete

Love sushi? Celebrate National Sushi Day at Souzou in North Downtown St. Petersburg tomorrow, June 18th, 2016 from 5:00PM-9:00PM. It’s actually International Sushi Day on June 18th, but who doesn’t want to celebrate sushi anyway? Enjoy live music all night with local singer Chris Walker. Sushi rolling demonstrations and sampling will be held. Learn about Japanese […]

June 18, 2016 | By | Reply More
Sunset Music Festival 2016 Dining Guide

Sunset Music Festival 2016 Dining Guide

If you’re hungry at Sunset Music Festival this Memorial Day Weekend, there are plenty of great options to enjoy this year while enjoying one of the biggest EDM festivals in Florida! Sunset Music Festival is this Saturday and Sunday, May 28th and 29th of 2016, at Raymond James Stadium. Tickets are on-sale on EventBrite. Here are a […]

May 26, 2016 | By | Reply More
Tampa Bay Margarita Festival this Memorial Day Weekend

Tampa Bay Margarita Festival this Memorial Day Weekend

Cinco de Mayo may be over, but if you love margaritas there is another day that is HUGE in the City of Tampa for fans of this classic drink: The annual Tampa Bay Margarita Festival presented by Big City Events at Curtis Hixon Park in Downtown Tampa. This year’s festival will take place on Saturday, […]

May 26, 2016 | By | Reply More

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Sunset Music Festival 2016 this weekend!

Sunset Music Festival 2016 this weekend!

Tampa’s biggest EDM party is this weekend. Celebrate your Memorial Day weekend in style at Sunset Music Festival, located at the Raymond James Stadium (4201 N Dale Mabry Highway Tampa, FL 33607). General Admission are on-sale and going fast – VIP is SOLD OUT to this event. 30,000+ people are expected to attend. On the line-up: Hardwell, […]

May 23, 2016 | By | Reply More
Cafe Organic Temple Terrace serves affordable, organic food

Cafe Organic Temple Terrace serves affordable, organic food

Recently I discovered Cafe Organic at Chuck’s Natural Fields Market in Temple Terrace. Cafe Organic is a quick-service sandwich and juice shop inside the health food store that offers a variety of healthy food items at a fair price. After visiting some other places in town I was really impressed with how affordable the organic […]

May 18, 2016 | By | Reply More
Dining Waterside @ The SAIL in Downtown Tampa

Dining Waterside @ The SAIL in Downtown Tampa

Full disclosure: I was invited to the The Sail for a complimentary tasting of their new lunch menu in exchange for my opinion. The opinions written below are my own and represent myself based on my visit and impressions of the food and atmosphere. The SAIL on the Riverwalk recently contacted me to come and […]

May 16, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More