Eats

Tampa Bay is home to some of the most delicious and innovative restaurants around. We are truly spoiled when it comes to eating out and new restaurants are popping up all the time! Try a new restaurant or see what is happening at some of Tampa Bay’s staples and head out for a delicious night on the town.

An Italian Inspired Date Night in Tampa Bay

A trip to Italy feels like a far off dream right now, but there’s nothing stopping you from capturing just a fraction of the romance and magic of a European jaunt right here in Tampa Bay. We have a wealth…

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Dog Friendly Bars and Restaurants in Tampa Bay

All dog owners have been in that awkward place where they want to go hang out with their friends, but they don’t want to leave their dog alone at home. Luckily, we live in Florida where the weather is almost…

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Best Tampa Bay Restaurants According to Local Foodies

A guide to the best Tampa Bay restaurants from local foodies It is no secret that Tampa has some of the most famous foodie-havens in Florida. From Bern’s Steak House to Columbia, residents of the greater Tampa Bay area can…

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Top Tampa Bay Parks for the Perfect Picnic Date

Did you know that Tampa was ranked as one of America’s best picnic spots by Travel + Leisure magazine? And it’s no wonder! Tampa Bay parks serve up huge helpings of year-round sunshine, sweeping waterfront views and beautiful flora. Drizzle in fascinating wildlife…

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Let’s Stay In: Expert Tips to Elevate At-Home Dinner Dates

As we all continue to adjust to new schedules and stresses, sitting down to relish a beautiful, shared meal together is a powerful means to connect. To help you make the most of your meal time, we’ve compiled this list…

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A Culinary Map of SoHo + Hyde Park Date Night Restaurants

Over the years, Tampa’s Hyde Park neighborhood and walkable SoHo district has grown into a perfect location for an afternoon meal or an evening stroll. Located near Bayshore Boulevard, the area is home to quite a few different restaurants, many…

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How to Plan a Romantic Tampa Bay Picnic for Two

Welcome to picnic season, Tampa Bay couples! The air is (slightly) less humid, the sun is shining, and that means it’s time to break out those checkerboard blankets and charcuterie boards. From Downtown Tampa’s Curtis Hixon Park to St. Petersburg’s…

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Day Date to Italy: Mazzaro’s Italian Market

Have you always wanted to visit Italy? Take your tastebuds on a trip without leaving Tampa Bay when you visit Mazzaro’s Italian Market in St. Pete. From rich pasta dishes to savory cheeses and full bodied wines – what’s not to…

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Brunch Ideas: Gasparilla 2021

We’ve got your Ultimate Guide to All Things Gasparilla HERE! Due to the closure of half of the city and its’ roads, it can be quite a challenge during the Gasparilla festivities to find a hot bite of food away…

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Our Favorite To-Go Dinner Deals for Two in Tampa Bay

While cooking at home is fun, sometimes the best thing to do is order takeout from your favorite local spot and enjoy the evening watching a movie instead. To level up your usual takeout routine, several Tampa Bay restaurants have…

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How to Have a Gourmet Tampa Bay Date Night at Home

When you’re sick of visiting the local grocery store week after week, consider adding a little gourmet flare to your normal shopping routine. Look no further than these local gourmet grocers and markets based here in the Tampa Bay area,…

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Local Restaurants Now Offering Dine-In

Restaurants are allowed to re-open in Tampa as of this past week! Effective May 4th, all restaurants who wish to open may offer outdoor seating with 6 feet between tables and indoor seating at 25% capacity. Woohoo! So, with that…

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The Lift Up Local Economic Recovery Plan: Just in Time for Cinco De Mayo!

Well, friends, if you haven’t heard by now then you have a lot to catch up on – Tampa, along with most of Florida has started Phase 1 of it’s reopening on Monday, May 4th! This means that retail stores…

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#WhatsForDinnerSeries The Best Meal-Kit Delivery Services

Do you love to cook but struggle with dinner ideas? You’re certainly not alone! Today, the average weeknight looks a little differently. With these newfound changes and a new way of life, it’s important to try new things and even…

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#WhatsForDinner Pantry Brunch Ideas

We’re at it again with #Whatsfordinner! We are certainly missing our weekend brunch plans and have decided breakfast for dinner is just what the doctor ordered. Rummage through your cabinets, or add some items to your next shopping trip to…

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Tampa Bay Farmers Markets + Local Farms with Pickup and Delivery

Visiting a local farmer’s market or u-pick farm is a small, simple joy I find myself appreciating more now that leaving the house is limited to grocery shopping and the occasional takeout meal. As we all adapt to our new…

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#WhatsForDinner Pasta 5 Ways

Well, it seems we’re officially in the thick-of-it with the Coronavirus…Because of this, stores aren’t stocked, date nights, weddings, and events are canceled, and life as we knew it has come to a screeching halt. While it’s frustrating, sad, and…

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The Epicurean Hotel Easter Menu to Go

As this strange and scary situation continues, we are all making our best effort to stay at home and flatten the curb as much as we can. Because of this, Tampa’s Epicurean Hotel has opened the new Epicurean Gourmet Market…

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#WhatsForDinner: 5 Ways to Spice Up Chicken and Rice

With the spread of the coronavirus, it’s so important to stay inside and stay safe. Limiting your trips to the grocery store is so vital even though sometimes it is necessary. Today, instead of ordering out ordering delivery, takeout, curbside,…

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Local Restaurants Offering Delivery and Take-Out Options

*offerings are constantly evolving, be sure to check the restaurants main website for details. Even though the coronavirus is keeping us all indoors, it is so important to get some fresh air and practice social distancing safely even if that…

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