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Saturday, Sep 20, 2014

Food News

Arroz con pollo rivalry continues at Ybor festival

Arroz con pollo rivalry continues at Ybor festival

Sabor, in Spanish, means flavor, so food remains at the heart of the Festival del Sabor. And what would the leading celebration of Hispanic heritage in the Tampa Bay area be without an arroz con pollo contest?
Published: 09/17/14
Updated: 09/19/14
Arigato Japanese restaurants go out of business

Arigato Japanese restaurants go out of business

Arigato Japanese Steak House, a longtime staple with locations in Tampa, St. Petersburg and Clearwater, has gone out of business.
Published: 09/18/14
Dining Review: Castile offers fine dining on St. Pete Beach

Dining Review: Castile offers fine dining on St. Pete Beach

“Happy Birthday! You’re going to love it.”
Published: 09/18/14
Celebrate Hispanic food, music at Festival del Sabor in Ybor

Celebrate Hispanic food, music at Festival del Sabor in Ybor

Spanish music, traditional dances and the aroma of Spanish foods will engulf Ybor City on Saturday, Sept. 20, during the ninth edition of the Festival del Sabor.
Published: 09/18/14
Plant-based restaurant about to take root

Plant-based restaurant about to take root

SEMINOLE HEIGHTS — A locally owned vegan restaurant is coming in October to Seminole Heights. Delicious Surprise – Food for Thought is set to open in about six weeks at 5921 N. Nebraska Ave., in the site of a former pizza shop....
Published: 09/17/14

Sabor once again brings ‘flavor’ to Ybor

Spanish music, traditional dances and the aroma of Spanish foods will engulf Ybor City on Saturday during the ninth edition of the Festival del Sabor.
Published: 09/17/14
Nicola’s Donuts a delicious Carrollwood tradition

Nicola’s Donuts a delicious Carrollwood tradition

As soon as you walk into the shop, the sweet aroma of fresh doughnuts overwhelms your senses, and your taste buds immediately start demanding their turn. The difficulty comes when trying to decide which of the 30 or so varieties of doughnut treats at...
Published: 09/17/14
Tampa in running for ‘Best Beer Town’ award

Tampa in running for ‘Best Beer Town’ award

Tampa’s growing craft beer scene continues to get national attention as one of the best in the U.S., this time with a shout-out from USA Today. ...
Published: 09/15/14
Pasco baker never imagined business would be so sweet

Pasco baker never imagined business would be so sweet

NEW PORT RICHEY — Jessica Beebe never intended to open a cupcake shop.
Published: 09/14/14
Wine lovers may say ni, but not no, to Tampa Theatre's 'Monty Python' theme

Wine lovers may say ni, but not no, to Tampa Theatre's 'Monty Python' theme

Tampa Theatre has set the stage for weekend revelry fit for royalty, the refined and the not-so-refined: “Monty Python and the Holy Grape,” the historic theater's annual wine festival, begins Friday. ...
Published: 09/11/14