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No passport needed for these cool dinner destinations

No passport needed for these cool dinner destinations

I imagine Hades has nothing on us during the summer. It’s so hot a brief walk around the block with the pups and I melt like Muenster cheese in the microwave (and so do they).
Published: 06/17/15
New restaurants spicing up South Tampa

New restaurants spicing up South Tampa

TAMPA – Madras, masala, cumin and coriander are spicing up new South Tampa eateries.
Published: 06/17/15
The gift of menus: Restaurant.com says thank you to Ybor pizzeria

The gift of menus: Restaurant.com says thank you to Ybor pizzeria

YBOR CITY — When a small business is ripping up flooring and replumbing an old building, creating a new logo and menu design gets pushed down the to-do list.
Published: 06/16/15
Updated: 06/17/15
Carrollwood barbecue restaurant owner dies in motorcycle crash

Carrollwood barbecue restaurant owner dies in motorcycle crash

TAMPA — Alex Cooks Sr., whose generosity over the past 15 years has steered more than 20,000 bicycles to needy children and whose secret recipe left Carrollwood barbecue lovers smacking their lips and licking their fingers, succumbed Tuesday to...
Updated one month ago
A DAY OF
GOOD EATS
Local restaurants shine at Taste of Brandon Music, Food and Drink Festival

A DAY OF GOOD EATS Local restaurants shine at Taste of Brandon Music, Food and Drink Festival

The heat didn’t deter the hungry and curious from attending the newly formatted Taste of Brandon, hosted by the Greater Brandon Chamber of Commerce at Winthrop’s special event hall and grounds off Bloomingdale Avenue in Riverview....
Updated one month ago
Something is brewing at DI Coffee Bar

Something is brewing at DI Coffee Bar

SOUTH TAMPA — South Tampa is chock-full of coffeehouses, but there’s always a bunch seeking a new brew.
Updated one month ago
Restaurateurs, servers cater to local dining tastes

Restaurateurs, servers cater to local dining tastes

BRANDON — What does Brandon like to eat? Who better to answer that question than the people who make it their business to feed local diners, who showed up en masse May 30 to taste samples from community restaurants....
Updated one month ago
Starbucks celebrating Frappuccino anniversary with new flavors

Starbucks celebrating Frappuccino anniversary with new flavors

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Frappuccino, Starbucks is offering six new flavors for a limited time while launching a social media campaign and vote to determine a favorite flavor. ...
Updated one month ago
Airport grants concessions to Columbia, Four Green, Captain Morgan

Airport grants concessions to Columbia, Four Green, Captain Morgan

Travelers to Tampa International Airport will get a super-sized portion of Tampa flavor with new restaurants and shops approved on Thursday for its renovated terminals.
Updated one month ago
Drink mas? Taco Bell to serve alcohol at Chicago location

Drink mas? Taco Bell to serve alcohol at Chicago location

NEW YORK — Taco Bell says it will serve beer, wine and “mixed alcohol freezes” at a new location set to open in Chicago this summer.
Updated one month ago