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Food News

‘World’s Largest Food Truck Rally’ draws 75 trucks to fairgrounds

‘World’s Largest Food Truck Rally’ draws 75 trucks to fairgrounds

TAMPA — Richard Rauscher was surrounded by an array of food trucks offering a variety of cuisine Sunday during the “World’s Largest Food Truck Festival” at the Florida State Fairgrounds.
Published: 03/29/15
World’s Largest Food Truck Festival means mobile munchies at Tampa fairgrounds

World’s Largest Food Truck Festival means mobile munchies at Tampa fairgrounds

Get your palate ready and prepare for a food-truck grub induced coma this weekend. The World's Largest Food Truck Festival Ever 3!, presented by Generation Food Truck's Jeremy and Candy Gomez, will return to the Florida State Fairgrounds for a third ...
Published: 03/26/15
Updated: 03/28/15
WTFork: These Gulf Blvd. restaurants are the best by the beach

WTFork: These Gulf Blvd. restaurants are the best by the beach

Who, besides me, wants to go to the beach? (Preferably every weekend.)
Published: 03/26/15
McDonald’s testing kiosks at Wesley Chapel restaurant

McDonald’s testing kiosks at Wesley Chapel restaurant

TAMPA — A McDonald’s Corp. restaurant in Wesley Chapel is among a select few nationwide to test a distinctly new way for McDonald’s customers to order food: Via a digital kiosk.
Published: 03/25/15

Welcome to the Wild Rover, and roam no more

ODESSA - Growing up the son of a married couple who happened to work at the same pub together in Hailsham, England, Ricky Wells had already lived and breathed the bar scene well before he coordinated with his parents to open a low-key brewery, the Wi...
Published: 03/25/15

Bern’s nominated for prestigious food award

The James Beard Foundation on Tuesday named Tampa’s Bern’s Steak House as a finalist for the 2015 James Beard Foundation Award in the category of Outstanding Wine Program.
Published: 03/24/15
Cuban Sandwich Festival draws thousands to Ybor City

Cuban Sandwich Festival draws thousands to Ybor City

TAMPA — Larry Moscato traveled from Chicago to sample his first Cuban sandwich on crowded Eighth Avenue in Ybor City on Sunday.
Published: 03/22/15
Dining Review: 4 Rivers Smokehouse the evolution of the ‘barbecue joint’

Dining Review: 4 Rivers Smokehouse the evolution of the ‘barbecue joint’

Any barbecue restaurant that has smoked jalapenos wrapped in bacon on the menu and Cheerwine among the soda fountain offerings has got to be worth a try.
Published: 03/20/15
Scrambled Egg fills area breakfast nook

Scrambled Egg fills area breakfast nook

LITHIA — FishHawk Ranch residents hankering for homemade hash browns or pining for the perfect western omelet can now have their heart’s desire without leaving the community.
Published: 03/19/15
Mayor Buckhorn explains why he’s Tampa’s ‘foodie mayor’

Mayor Buckhorn explains why he’s Tampa’s ‘foodie mayor’

In advance of the 2015 Tampa Mayoral Inaugural Ball, we are taking a look at the city’s past, present and future.
Published: 03/18/15
Updated: 03/19/15