Food & Restaurant Reviews

Zesty Tsunami Food Truck is a must-try

Zesty Tsunami Food Truck is a must-try

When I first tried Zesty Tsunami Food Truck, I wasn’t sure what to expect. There aren’t many photos of their food on the internet and the name itself is ambiguous (perhaps intentionally). The food truck wrapping on Zesty Tsunami is attractive though and did intrigue me. When I asked the owners what I absolutely had […]

August 19, 2015 | By | 1 Reply More
Pho Truck Tampa Bay sells delicious Vietnamese food

Pho Truck Tampa Bay sells delicious Vietnamese food

The Pho Truck Tampa Bay is now selling delicious Vietnamese food to hungry diners. I tried it for the first time last night at the new Generation Food Court in Seminole Heights which hosts local food trucks daily. Vietnamese food has risen in popularity in Tampa for the last few years and it is honestly […]

August 14, 2015 | By | 1 Reply More
Review: Bacco and Venere

Review: Bacco and Venere

I visited Bacco and Venere in Temple Terrace today for lunch and loved it. I haven’t heard much about them before and saw them listed for Festa Italiana. A quick Facebook search revealed they are having a Grand Opening next week with the Temple Terrace Chamber of Commerce so I decided to check them out. The […]

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Top 3 Boba Tea Shops in Tampa

Top 3 Boba Tea Shops in Tampa

1. Naga Tea Naga Tea appeared out of nowhere and quickly has become a leader on the map of bubble tea or boba shops in Tampa. Although the tea menu is still small and growing, Naga Tea dedicated themselves to having quality ingredients and flavors that put them above the other shops in town. Their […]

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Food Related Events

The World’s Largest Food Truck Rally 4 – Halloween 2015

The World’s Largest Food Truck Rally 4 – Halloween 2015

The World’s Largest Food Truck Rally 4 is coming to Tampa Bay on Halloween Day, which is Saturday, October 31st, 2015 from 11:00AM to 6:00PM at Albert Whitted Park (480 Bayshore Dr. E. St. Petersburg, FL 33701) in Downtown St. Petersburg. The event is moving across the bridge from Tampa and St. Petersburg Mayor Rick […]

August 31, 2015 | By | Reply More
Tampa Taco Bus & Uber hook up to feed USF students

Tampa Taco Bus & Uber hook up to feed USF students

The Tampa Taco Bus hooked up with Uber yesterday to provide students at the University of South Florida with 10 free tacos delivered fresh. USF Students had to download the Uber app and use a special TACOS button to summon an Uber driver with free food. Taco Bus has a location minutes from USF located at […]

August 28, 2015 | By | Reply More
Council Oak Lounge to host Grand Marnier pairing dinner

Council Oak Lounge to host Grand Marnier pairing dinner

The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino‘s Council Oak Lounge located at 5223 Orient Road in Tampa will host a Grand Marnier pairing dinner on Thursday, August 27th, 2015. Guests will enjoy a Grand Marnier-themed reception at 6:30PM and a 4-course meal at 7:00PM. The dinner will feature Kappa Pisco, Grand Marnier 100, and Grand Marnier 1880. […]

August 20, 2015 | By | Reply More
15th Annual I Like It Hot Festival September 12 & 13th

15th Annual I Like It Hot Festival September 12 & 13th

The 15th Annual I Like It Hot Festival is coming up on September 12 & 13th at the Minnreg Hall located at 6340 126th Ave. N. in Largo, Florida. Saturday, September 12th, the event will run from 10:00AM-5:00PM and Sunday, September 13th from 11AM to 4:00PM. I Like It Hot Festival is the largest gourmet spicy food […]

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Other Recent Posts

#TijuanaFlats new menu tasting

#TijuanaFlats new menu tasting

Tijuana Flats unveiled their new menu items yesterday with the Tampa Bay Blogger’s Group at the Tijuana Flats in South Tampa (617 West Platt Street). Tijuana Flats has long helped a starving college student (myself included) during Taco Tuesdays where two tacos, chips, and a drink are only $5.49. New menu items: Beef and chicken […]

August 20, 2015 | By | Reply More
Creative Loafing Beer Fest 2015 this weekend!

Creative Loafing Beer Fest 2015 this weekend!

Craft beer lovers can rejoice because Creative Loafing Beer Fest 2015 is this Saturday, August 22nd, 2015 from 8:00PM to 11:00PM at MOSI located at 4801 East Fowler Avenue Tampa, FL 33617. General Admission is $55 in advance and $65 at the door includes unlimited beer sampling, access to MOSI exhibits, and more. VIP is $105 in […]

August 19, 2015 | By | Reply More
Generation Food Court opens in Seminole Heights

Generation Food Court opens in Seminole Heights

Tampa’s first local food court opened last week in Seminole Heights at 5210 North Florida Avenue attached to Red Star Rock Bar. Generation Food Court hosts local food trucks, vendors, and events. The location makes sense with Seminole Heights being one of the most locally-based communities in the city of Tampa. Although the food truck laws […]

August 14, 2015 | By | 1 Reply More