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Category: Food

Father’s Day in Tampa Bay: Where to Take Dad for a Fun Outing

Father’s Day is Sunday and all the dads out there can enjoy themselves with a bomb steak and brown liquor. Wanna do something different this year with you Dad? There’s opportunity to just kick back and relax too. Here’s where to take your Dad for Father’s Day in Tampa Bay (all dates are for Sunday […]

food at Tampa restaurant 7th + Grove

7th + Grove and Health Matters Pharmacy host “Vibe and Vacs” pop-up COVID-19 clinic tomorrow

Ybor City’s 7th + Grove Restaurant and Lounge and Health Matters Pharmacy are teaming up to host a Covid-19 vaccine pop-up for employees, customers, and community members in support of City of Tampa’s new “Tickets to Outside” campaign. The city started the initiative last month as a way to make the vaccine less scary for residents by […]

Hawker's Asian Street Food Bloody Mary and Sichuan Shakshuka

Hawkers Asian Street Food and Sal Y Mar Rooftop Bar offering weekend brunch starting this Saturday

One thing I look forward to on the weekend is brunch. After working 40 long hours at work, it’s something I enjoy doing to decompress and relax. My favorite part about brunch, outside of food of course, is choosing which cute cocktail to pair with my meal. I usually go for something that’s colorful and […]

photo of Fuzzy's Taco Shop Spicy Chimi Taco

Fuzzy’s Taco Shop introduces their limited-time Spicy Chimi Fajita Taco

Tacos are a huge deal in Tampa Bay; we got vegan tacos, Birria tacos, and more. Scroll through Instagram and you’ll find an array of restaurants and food trucks having all kinds of Taco Tuesday deals that make us all run out to buy a whole bunch for super inexpensive. When you’re in the mood […]

photo of Haagen-Dazs chameleon coffee float

Häagen-Dazs Coffee Collection launches today, available nationwide

Ever thought about combining classic ice cream flavors with coffee? Well now you can with the new  Häagen-Dazs Coffee Collection line of drinks and ice creams that launched today. One of the new drinks is their Chameleon Cold-Brew Float, which is available starting today exclusively at all Häagen-Dazs shops across the country. The Chameleon Cold-Brew […]

birria tacos with drink

Where to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Tampa Bay

This year is really flying by; how crazy is it we’re almost halfway through the 2021? Anywho, did you realize Cinco de Mayo is coming up? That’s right…it’s next week. Don’t have any plans at the moment? Cinco de Mayo in Tampa Bay is a huge deal. Restaurants all over are bringing out all the […]

What to Know About the 2021 Florida State Fair

If you didn’t know, the Florida State Fair was postponed this year due to COVID. It’s usually in February but this year it starts April 22-May 2. The fair is always a fun time with all the rides and crazy foods we’re able to eat once a year haha. This year’s fair is full of […]

Grimaldi's Pizzeria pizza pie

Grimaldi’s Pizzeria raising funds this month for child abuse prevention nonprofit Childhelp

Did you know April was Child Abuse Prevention Month? Me either. Fortunately for us pizza lovers, Grimaldi’s Pizzeria is making sure they bring awareness to the issue. Incidents of child abuse have risen as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The United States has one of the worst records surrounding abuse. Here’s a stat to wrap […]

Easter Tampa 2021

Where to Eat on Easter in Tampa Bay

Not gonna lie I get turned around when it comes to Easter. The only time I know it’s close is when I start seeing commercials and candy in the store. Of course, the restaurants create special menus and serve up some good food for the special day. So, looking for where to eat on Easter […]

HEW Parlor & Chophouse

HEW Parlor & Chophouse now serving breakfast, brunch, and lunch

Who doesn’t love a good weekend brunch? After working 40 hours a week, brunch with your favorite people is one way millennials and Gen Z look forward to on their off days from work (I know I do!). Tampa Bay has so many options for brunch that’ll make your head spin. Whenever I go to […]