Drinks

Oxford Exchange

One of Tampa Bay’s restaurant staples is Oxford Exchange located on Kennedy Blvd directly across the street from the University of Tampa. Oxford Exchange, or OE, is a local hot spot for brunch, lunch, tea, and coffee and features a…

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Check out GenX Tavern for a Throwback Night

Throw it back to the ‘80s and ‘90s at downtown Tampa’s new tavern! GenX Tavern is unlike most taverns because everything is based on the ‘80s and ‘90s from the food, decor and experience! If you’re feeling nostalgic for the…

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Hyde Park Date Night

Whether you’re new to Tampa or are born and bred, you’ve probably heard of Hyde Park Village! If you haven’t, it’s a fantastic spot to spend your next date night out, especially if you enjoy yummy food, great shopping, and…

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Your Ultimate Guide to Coffee Shops in Tampa Bay

Coffee is a universal love language shared by just about every working adult or stressed out college kid. Whether hot or iced, caffeinated or decaf, black or sugary sweet, coffee is a deliciously versatile pick-me-up! With all of the worn-out…

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Seminole Heights Restaurant Guide

In recent years, quality restaurants have sprung up in the Seminole Heights area. From ramen to chef inspired delicacies, there are countless options to enjoy on date night. Restaurants in this area range from casual to formal so you can…

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Enjoy A Hard Cider This Fall!

Now that it’s almost fall, pumpkin, apple, maple and lots of other fall-flavored drinks have started appearing in cafes, restaurants and stores. One famous autumn drink is apple cider. In the north, some people heat apple cider and add spices….

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Celebrate National Chocolate Milkshake Day September 12th!

Milkshake fans, mark your calendars for September 12th in honor of National Chocolate Milkshake Day! Whether you enjoy a chocolate shake or not, the Tampa area is full of great ice cream parlors, local to Tampa with a variety of…

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Celebrate National Beer Lovers Day this September 7th!

Three ‘cheers’ for September 7th aka National Beer Lovers Day! Yes, a day devoted to beer is finally almost here and is the perfect excuse to enjoy your favorite brew or brewery. If you didn’t already know, there are 88…

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Gin and Jams: CW Gin Joint

CW Gin Joint is exactly how it sounds – a comfortable, yet modern and sleek, bar serving up delicious gin, cocktails, and wine, as well as delicious food pairings. Whether you are a gin drinker, an avid bargoer, a live…

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Consider Stones Throw for Your Next Dinner Date!

It’s time to celebrate because another brand new restaurant has officially opened on Tampa’s Riverwalk! The new spot, Stones Throw opened in late May and offers a casual outdoor seafood menu with delicious cocktails. Grab the girls, or grab your…

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Grain and Berry Cafe

Acai bowls are one of the crazes that have taken over the internet, and with good reason! These nutritious and tasty bowls have more benefits than just how pretty they are. If you want to try one, you can’t go…

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Every Single Disney Springs Eatery Ranked by Price

Disney Springs is one of the most popular date night spots for those of us living only about an hour away. With a brand new section and re-vamping since the days of “Downtown Disney”, the Springs has undergone a major…

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Margaritas of Every Color

Traditional margaritas are a popular summer drink. However, there are many kinds of margaritas that are perfect for summer and other seasons! Instead of going out to drink on the next girl’s night or day, stay at home and make…

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Brew Beer and Make Wine! 

Instead of buying beer and wine, make it! If you and your date are fans of going out and drinking, this is the perfect couple date for you! You will experience a fun time crafting and making your alcohol and…

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Upcoming Wine Tasting Dinners in Tampa Bay

Celebrate the kiddos heading back to school with a wine tasting dinner! This August and September, check out some of the best restaurants around with their Upcoming Wine Tasting Dinners in Tampa. All of these wine dinners require a reservation…

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Summer of Rum Festival

What is goes great with a Florida summer of fun? A summer of rum! This Labor Day weekend, celebrate with the Summer of Rum Festival at Julian B. Lane Riverfront Park in Downtown Tampa! The Festival will be held Aug….

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Top 5 Places to Order a Bloody Mary in Tampa Bay

Bloody Marys, perhaps one of the most controversial drink options with both a large cult following and a large group of objectors. With an assortment of veggies including tomato juice as the base (duh), Bloody Marys come off unappealing, however,…

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Salt Shack On the Bay is Making a Splash this Summer

About the Restaurant We can all agree that there can never be too many restaurants! After living in the Tampa Bay area for so long, the same old places can get boring and predictable. Basically, it’s not uncommon to long…

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Local Tampa Bay Must Try-Mekenita Cantina

Hola Amigos! Are you trying to find that perfect Mexican restaurant but just can’t seem to stomach another trip to the same old place down the street? If the answer is yes, you must check out Mekenita Cantina! If the…

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Margarita Wars are Back!

Get ready to party! It’s time for chillin’ and margarita sippin’! Grab your date, spouse, girls or guys to go drink one of the most popular summer drinks at Margarita Wars. The annual Margarita Wars are back for the sixth…

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