Recent Posts by Kevin Godbee

Fun Cooking Parties Sizzle in Downtown St. Pete

Laugh & Learn While Cooking & Imbibing There's a new fun foodie activity in St. Pete, and it's called The Chef's Hat. Is it a cooking class, or is it a party? Yes. Both. Hailing from Chicago, The Chef's Hat is now open for business in downtown St. Petersburg. Lori and I went to the…
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Our Glass Overfloweth at Overflow Brewing Co.

Overflow Brewing Co. is the newest craft beer brewery and taproom in St. Petersburg, right downtown, at the end of the 700 block of 1st Ave North, behind the Morean Arts Center. Started by the trio of Brewer, Troy Bledsoe, his fiancé and Tasting Room Manager, Jessica Holder along with Head of Business Operations, Ryan Sarno—Overflow Brewing will concentrate on sour…
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Inoculum Ale Works Taps into the DTSP Taproom Scene

First Ave N. in DTSP to be Renamed "Beer Alley"¹ Just kidding on that sub-headline, but some people might start to think, "Gee, we sure have a lot of craft beer—breweries, taprooms, and brew pubs (they’re not all the same thing) in St. Petersburg!" Actually, compared to several other cities in the U.S., we don't…
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June 2018 Caption Contest Sponsored by Hunger + Thirst Group

StPetersburgFoodies.com Cartoon Caption Contest Sponsored by Hunger + Thirst Group Welcome to the June 2018 Cartoon Caption Contest. Cartoonist Jerry King creates foodies cartoons exclusively for StPetersburgFoodies.com every month. Each month, one of the cartoons will be published without a caption so contest entrants can submit their own entries. Hunger + Thirst Group co-sponsors the…
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May 2018 Caption Winners Sponsored by Hunger + Thirst Group

We are pleased to announce the May 2018 winners for the StPetersburgFoodies.com Cartoon Caption Contest Sponsored by Hunger + Thirst Group, which includes these locations: The Avenue Eat + Drink, King's Street Food Counter, and Park & Rec DTSP. 1st Place - Tyler Hipsley, Clearwater FL $75 Gift Card that can be used at The…
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Fill Up Your Tank at Ford’s Garage

Ford's Garage Opens in Downtown St. Pete Today Yesterday, we told you about Yeoman's Cask & Lion opening in a portion of the space that was formerly Rowdies Den. In the other part of the same space, we also have the newest Ford's Garage location. Sharing the same kitchen, but with completely different menus and…
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Yeoman’s Cask & Lion Opens in Downtown St. Pete May 23, 2018

Who doesn't love a British Pub? Yeoman's Cask & Lion opens tomorrow in downtown St. Petersburg on one side of the space that was formerly Rowdies Den, and before that, Midtown Sundries. (The other side is Ford's Garage, both owned by Tampa-based Twenty Three Restaurant Services, and connected together.) Some locals cringe at restaurant theme…
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Loco for Local in St. Pete

What Does it Mean to Support Local and be a Foodie Publisher? [Note: This Op / Ed piece will also be a policy statement. We will define what "local" and "foodie" mean for this publication and how we decide on what to cover.] St. Petersburgers are surely passionate for supporting local businesses ... and just…
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MidiCi The Neapolitan Pizza Company Heats Up this Summer with ‘Ladies Night’

Tyrone Square Mall Restaurant to Raffle Designer Handbags, Jewelry, Vacations, and More MidiCi The Neapolitan Pizza Company is introducing a ‘Ladies Night’ featuring an all-you-can-eat and drink package, raffles including designer handbags, jewelry, spa packages, hotel stays, and more. Ladies Night will kick off May 16th and will be held every Wednesday thereafter from 5:00PM…
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May 2018 Caption Contest Sponsored by Hunger + Thirst Group

StPetersburgFoodies.com Cartoon Caption Contest Sponsored by Hunger + Thirst Group Welcome to the May 2018 Cartoon Caption Contest. Cartoonist Jerry King creates foodies cartoons exclusively for StPetersburgFoodies.com every month. Each month, one of the cartoons will be published without a caption so contest entrants can submit their own entries. Hunger + Thirst Group co-sponsors the…
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Meet the Chef St Pete – Urban Brew & BBQ with Candice Aviles

Here at St. Petersburg Foodies, our favorite new restaurant related TV Show is "Meet the Chef", starring CBS Tampa Bay News Anchor Candice Aviles. Meet the Chef is an online show where the first season of eight episodes focuses solely on St. Petersburg, FL restaurants—just like us! Episode 2 features one of the best barbecue…
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April 2018 Caption Winners Sponsored by Hunger + Thirst Group

We are pleased to announce the April 2018 winners for the StPetersburgFoodies.com Cartoon Caption Contest Sponsored by Hunger + Thirst Group, which includes these locations: The Avenue Eat + Drink, King's Street Food Counter, and Park & Rec DTSP. 1st Place - Mary Moccia, Ft. Myers FL $75 Gift Card that can be used at The…
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