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WTFork: Cru Cellars — more than just a wine bar with a former Sidebern’s chef

WTFork: Cru Cellars — more than just a wine bar with a former Sidebern’s chef

Who misses SideBern’s? I know I’m not the only one with my hand in the air.
Updated: 17 hours ago
Any way you slice it, Marchello’s strives for pizza greatness

Any way you slice it, Marchello’s strives for pizza greatness

LUTZ — There are many folks who claim that Marchello’s Pizzeria & Restaurant at 17669 N. Dale Mabry Highway in Lutz has the best pizza in Tampa. It’s hard to disagree with them. The crust on its own is delicious, but combined wit...
Published: 01/28/15
New eatery brings smokehouse goodness to the masses

New eatery brings smokehouse goodness to the masses

CARROLLWOOD — Something tasty has been circling in the air, and everyone has seemed to be catching on to the source.
Published: 01/28/15
Channelside restaurant set to talk taco

Channelside restaurant set to talk taco

Guy Revelle likely set a speed record in designing and creating the new Hablo Taco restaurant — just 45 days from cocktail napkin drawing to construction and hiring. And that’s just about right, he said, because the business plan is to ...
Published: 01/27/15
Inside look at Tampa’s new Del Frisco’s Grille

Inside look at Tampa’s new Del Frisco’s Grille

There’s a new hot spot in Tampa.
Published: 01/27/15

Tampa Pizza Co. opens at Pizza Fusion site

The Pizza Fusion brand is disappearing from the Tampa Bay area. But the operators of the eco-minded, organic-themed pizza shop emphasize that they are still here, just under the new name: “Tampa Pizza Co.mpany”...
Published: 01/23/15
Cafe serves up tastes of the Philippines

Cafe serves up tastes of the Philippines

NORTH TAMPA — PAO Cafe in North Tampa offers diners a chance to explore Filipino food in a casual atmosphere with menu choices that can be familiar, like the PAO burger — or not — such as the entrée lechon kawali, which is d...
Published: 01/21/15
Deep-fried Oreo burger? Poll could put it on Florida State Fair menu

Deep-fried Oreo burger? Poll could put it on Florida State Fair menu

How does a burger topped with a maple cinnamon apple compote sound? Or a burger with a Thanksgiving twist, featuring sweet potato fries and a cranberry orange marmalade sauce?
Published: 01/16/15
WTFork: Enjoy dinner and a show at Rolling Pin Kitchen Emporium

WTFork: Enjoy dinner and a show at Rolling Pin Kitchen Emporium

I don’t always cook, but when I do, I trash the kitchen like a drunken rock star. Which is why I generally prefer to leave food preparation to the professionals.
Published: 01/15/15
WTFork: Tampa area restaurants to try in 2015

WTFork: Tampa area restaurants to try in 2015

Coming up with 12 (and only 12) dining recommendations for 2015 was a tough homework assignment. Unless you've been stranded on a deserted island for the past couple of years, you already know who the “cool kids” on the block are, and any...
Published: 01/08/15
Updated: 01/09/15