Archive for March, 2011

Ichiban Sushi (Gainesville)

March 27, 2011 | By | Reply More
Ichiban Sushi (Gainesville)

During visits to Gainesville I am never quite sure where I should eat. About 3 years ago my friends and I discovered Dragonfly Sushi and it quickly became the default sushi spot to visit during trips to the University of Florida. However, my last visit to Dragonfly was less than satisfactory and prompted us to [...]

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America the Edible by Adam Richman, Man Vs. Food

March 24, 2011 | By | 4 Replies More
America the Edible by Adam Richman, Man Vs. Food

I have been reading America the Edible: A Hungry History From Sea to Shining Sea, written by the Man VS. Food: Adam Richman. I wasn’t sure what I would be reading about at first and was surprised to find that the book is more of a personal journal and documents Richman’s memories traveling around to [...]

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TBO Tweetup @ Fly Bar and Restaurant

March 17, 2011 | By | 3 Replies More
TBO Tweetup @ Fly Bar and Restaurant

I had the pleasure of attending the TBO Tweetup yesterday at Fly Bar and Restaurant. The event was a nice opportunity to meet new people, interact with people active in social media in Tampa Bay, and meet the people who make it happen at TBO, the Tampa Tribune, and WFLA, News Channel 8. The breeze [...]

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Help Japan During This Crisis.

March 14, 2011 | By | Reply More
Help Japan During This Crisis.

It’s no secret that Japanese cuisine is one of my favorites and I love Japan and Japanese culture in general. In case you haven’t been keeping up with the news, Japan was struck by a 8.9 earthquake this past Friday (the 5th largest earthquake in recorded history). This earthquake created a deadly tsunami that wreaked [...]

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Mema’s Alaskan Tacos

March 14, 2011 | By | 3 Replies More
Mema’s Alaskan Tacos

Note: Mema’s Alaskan Tacos has closed down. I have long heard about Mema’s Alaskan Tacos from plenty of food websites. Walking inside it certainly feels like Ybor City, very artsy and unique. They have free wi-fi so I was able to access websites, such as Yelp and Urbanspoon, while I was inside and checkout all [...]

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Tampa Bay Bars & Restaurants on Facebook

March 9, 2011 | By | Reply More
Tampa Bay Bars & Restaurants on Facebook

Last Updated 03/13/11 Today’s technologically savvy society has led many restaurants and bars to find their way onto Facebook. This is a list of restaurants and bars in Tampa Bay who are using Facebook to interact with customers. Bella’s Italian Cafe Big Belly Burgers BurgerMonger California Tacos To-Go Cafe Kili Cappy’s Pizza Ceviche Tapas Bar [...]

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Guy Fieri Visits the Taco Bus

March 8, 2011 | By | 2 Replies More
Guy Fieri Visits the Taco Bus

Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives has officially made it out to the Tampa Taco Bus. Fieri commented that the torta was one of the best he has ever had…I still have yet to try the torta myself, but my friends love it. It’s going to be awesome to see the Taco Bus shared with the world [...]

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Taco Bell Offers 88 Cent Crunchwrap Supreme & Fast Food Vs. The Scapegoating Public

March 5, 2011 | By | 6 Replies More
Taco Bell Offers 88 Cent Crunchwrap Supreme & Fast Food Vs. The Scapegoating Public

After being continuously attacked by a lawsuit and the media about not having “real beef” in their tacos and food, Taco Bell is hard at work to fix its reputation. It is heavily using social networks and new deals to attract customers, such as the 88-cent Crunchwrap Supreme special (ending today too-so hurry up and [...]

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