ST. PETE FOODIES APPROVED SPONSOR:
Ice Pik Vodka Ad

Restaurant Reviews

  • Lollipop roll, Yummy roll and edamame
    Sushi Rock Grill: Where Sushi Purists & Adventurous Eaters Alike Unite

    Across the pond (literally) from The Deck Bar & Grille (which I reviewed earlier this month – article here ) you’ll find Sushi Rock Grill which houses a completely different vibe and menu than the sports bar. Sushi Rock is located just off of the Pinellas Bayway in the plaza in front of the Isla Del […]

  • Pierogis_Black_Bean_Cakes
    No Need to be Salty about The Salty Nun

    From the creators of Salty’s and Stella’s in Gulfport comes The Salty Nun located in the Grand Central District. The Salty Nun took over the short-lived Swinger’s space, which I unfortunately never got a chance to try. From what I’ve seen through pictures, they kept the previous aesthetic and brought in a new menu. You’ll […]

  • Mahi Tacos
    Stop in for the All-Day Happy Hour & Stay for the Fun at The Deck Bar and Grille

    The Deck Bar and Grille at Isla – it’s a spot that I’ve driven past hundreds of times on the way to St. Pete Beach yet never paid it any attention. That’s because it’s tucked away in the back of the Isla Del Sol Shoppers Village just off of the Pinellas Bayway. The restaurant sits […]

Foodies News

  • George's Bank Scallops
    400 Beach Seafood & Tap House Highlights New Summer Menu Items

    The restaurant traditionally known for its relaxed coastal cuisine, has introduced a new menu to bring Nouveau American Cuisine to Beach Drive in downtown St. Petersburg. Director of Culinary, Chef Nick Ocando says, “The new summer menu items are thoughtful and welcoming with a strong focus on high quality ingredients treated with respect.” The new […]

  • Noble Tavern Sign
    Breaking News: Noble Crust Announces a New Concept – Noble Tavern Off The Farm

    Noble Crust owners Jeff Strouse, Tj Theilbar, Tim Curci and Chris Sweeney in a joint venture with Anthony Menna, president and owner of Menna Development & Management, will be opening their new concept Noble Tavern Off The Farm. This will bring the Off The Cuff Concepts restaurant portfolio to three concepts which also include Noble […]

  • 22 South Food Hall & Jordan Dance Hall Brought Back to Life by Urban Collective

    Back in 2013, The Historic Manhattan Casino’s first floor was home to Sylvia’s Soul Food Restaurant. That ended in 2016. In 2018 Vincent Jackson, Ramon Hernandez and Mario Farias opened Callaloo. It was later transformed into 22 South Food Hall in April 2021. Unfortunately, the hall’s majority owner, former Tampa Bay Buccaneers receiver Vincent Jackson, […]

Best of Lists

  • Sauvignon Black Truffle Mac & Cheese
    10 Best Mac n Cheese in St. Petersburg, FL 2021

    Best Mac & Cheese in St. Pete The origins of mac & cheese go back to 1769, supposedly from a recipe that Thomas Jefferson brought back from Italy. Kraft first packaged Mac n Cheese in 1937.  It became a big hit during WWII. If you were a kid growing up in America (or Canada or […]

  • Tommy's Famous Cuban Sandwich
    10 Best Cuban Sandwiches in St. Petersburg FL 2021

    Best Authentic Cuban Sandwiches in St. Pete The last time I did this list was in 2019, and I could only come up with a top five. It was also actually my first ever best Cuban sandwich list. I ate A LOT of Cuban sandwiches this year, and for 2021, we do have a top 10. […]

  • Sea Dog Brew Pub Grouper Sandwich
    10 Best Grouper Sandwiches in St. Petersburg, FL 2021

    The Grouper Sandwich is one of the most popular food items in St. Petersburg, FL, for both locals and tourists alike. There are a myriad of different types of grouper, but the most commonly found type in our area are Red, Black, and Gag. You can’t really tell the difference once they’re cooked and served […]

Happy Hours

St. Petersburg Foodies