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 […]
Popular foodie website Urbanspoon has been sold to Zomato, an online restaurant discovery service that is based in India, for an estimated $50 million plus sale. Zomato does not plan to continue the Urbanspoon brand. Urbanspoon has been a friend to food bloggers and over the years and has been a great alternative to Yelp […]
Nominations close on July 8th for Patch Readers Choice Awards 2012. Make sure you vote for some of the great restaurants and small businesses in your local area. Vote for your favorites by neighborhood: Brandon Bloomingdale-Riverview Carrollwood-Northdale Clearwater Dunedin Palm Harbor Pinellas Beaches Land O’ Lakes Largo New Port Richey New Tampa Old Northeast – […]
Carlos Eats has been nominated on Channel 10’s A-List for Best Local Blogger. If you would like to help me in the polls visit my page at: http://tampacityvoter.dealchicken.com/carlos-eats/biz/645916 Thanks again for your support! Make sure to vote in the food categories for your favorite local restaurants and eateries.
Last Updated 02/25/12 Today’s technologically savvy society has led many restaurants and bars to find their way onto Twitter. This is a list of restaurants and bars in Tampa Bay who are using Twitter to interact with customers. Bern’s Fine Wines Bern’s Steak House Burger 21 BurgerMonger Cafe Hey Ciccio’s Lodge East Coast Pizza Fly […]
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 […]
I’ll take some time each week to highlight some bloggers and critics in the area or outside of the area who I think deserve some recognition and attention. A California Girl’s Quest to Fall in Love with Florida (http://myothercitybythebay.com/): This blog written by a NorCal blogger who is now living in Florida is a great […]
Many people search Google for restaurant reviews and are not sure about where they should be looking for reviews or the reputation of where they are looking. Big cities have a number of resources for residents, but coming from a smaller place like Tampa we only have a few guaranteed spots to research restaurants before […]