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Clearwater Beach Uncorked Coming Feb. 7th & 8th

Clearwater Beach Uncorked is coming February 7th and February 8th of 2015 from 1:00PM-5:00PM. Taste over 100 wines from across the globe and enjoy the best brews available at this event beneath the Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach Resort and Spa in addition to a number of food vendors. There will also be a one-of-a-kind Brew-B-Que cooking demos […]

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Meet David Chang: Epicurean food snob.

Momofuku founder and Chef David Chang has opened his cult magazine Lucky Peach to the public and with it decided to announce that yes, ramen is dead. Never mind the great ramen restaurants currently being rolled out in the United States. It is a bold statement  indeed for someone who made himself famous off selling ramen. […]

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Urbanspoon sold to Zomato: Food bloggers lose a friend

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 […]

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Best Meal of 2014: Kappo at East End Market

2014 was a crazy year filled with tons of food. I finished my degree at the University of South Florida and didn’t drown under 18 credit hours of coursework and somehow still found time to try new places. Now as the year is about to end, I have to say my best meal of the […]

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PASKO 2014: Tampa Celebrates Philippine Christmas

The Philippine Cultural Foundation of Tampa will celebrate PASKO 2014: Philippine Christmas in association with Philippine Nurses Association, Gulf Coast Chapter on Sunday, December 21st, 2014 at the Bayanihan Arts and Events Center (14301 9 Eagles Dr. Tampa, FL 33626) from 12:00PM-6:00PM. The event will cost $3.00 (children ages 5 and under are FREE). Guests […]

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Locale Market Opens Wed. December 17th in Downtown St. Pete

The highly anticipated Locale Market will open doors to the public at the Sundial in Downtown St. Petersburg on Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 at 3:00PM. Acclaimed celebrity chefs, Chef Michael Mina and Chef Don Pintabona, have combined forces to create this 20,000 square-foot facility that houses 10 kitchens, hundreds if not thousands of food products with […]

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Food Trucks Rally Around Town Friday Dec. 19

Don’t miss Food Trucks Rally Around Town this Friday, December 19th, 2014 in Downtown Saint Petersburg at the old St. Pete Pier. Food Trucks attending: The Twisted Iron Dochos Concession Aloha To Go Health Freakz Cafe Engine 53 Pizza Lolo Ono Hawaiian Shave Ice, LLC Just Smokin’ Bbq Music provided by: DJ Jake Dela Cruz – DJ […]

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Wahlburgers coming to Florida, Tampa location possible

Scott Joseph’s Orlando Restaurant Guide reported recently on Nov. 29th that local restauranteur Manny Garcia plans to bring Wahlburgers restaurant concept to Florida with 20 locations planned for the state of Florida in coming years. Manny Garcia has previously owned and ran casual and fast food restaurant chains in Florida since the year 1969. The […]

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Saki Endless Sushi & Hibachi Eatery

I first heard about Saki Endless Sushi & Hibachi Eatery one day while searching for all-you-can-eat (A.Y.C.E.) sushi on Yelp. Saki embraces the made-to-order model made popular in Tampa by Koizi Endless Sushi & Hibachi Eatery. The restaurant is essentially an endless meal served table-side, with items made-to-order including appetizers, entrees, sushi, and dessert. When […]

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Second Harvest Food Bank presents #GivingTuesday

Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida is teaming up with WESH 2 News on #GivingTuesday to help provide 160,000 meals to families, seniors and kids in our community. Every dollar that you donate provides 4 meals to a hungry neighbor. DOUBLE YOUR IMPACT: Any gift donated on their page on December 2 will be matched […]

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