Category Archives: News

Ichicoro Ane Opens This Sunday (12/10) on World Ramen Day

This Sunday, December 10th is World Ramen Day, and the perfect day for the long anticipated grand opening of Ichicoro ANE at Station House in Downtown St. Pete. We were lucky, and oh-so-willing participants in last night's friends and family event, and Wednesday's cocktail party. In short, the ramen—and all of the other Japanese food—is…
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Bite Squad Adds 100+ New Restaurants to Online and Mobile Delivery Options

Bite Squad has added over 100 new restaurant partners in the St. Petersburg, Clearwater and Tampa, Florida delivery areas, in October and November. The combined area now offers customers more than 500 restaurants to choose from for delivery to their home or workplace. Among the new restaurants to join the Bite Squad delivery platform in…
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2nd & Second 24-Hour Diner to Open Monday (12/11/17) at Midnight

It's been over a year in the making, and finally, the long-awaited opening of the 24-hour diner, 2nd & Second, is upon us. This Monday, December 11th at the stroke of midnight, the first food order will sizzle on the grill. (To clarify, it's technically Tuesday morning that they open.) Read Our 2nd & Second…
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Red Mesa’s Cantinita & DeSanto Debut in Downtown St. Pete

The much anticipated opening of the new Red Mesa spaces is finally here! Red Mesa Cantina opened in the historic McNulty firehouse in early 2009 on the ground floor. The second and third floors were occupied by the Push Ultra Lounge night club until Red Mesa took over the rest of the building last March.…
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Finally!! Exclusive Pictures of Asie Set To Open Mid December 2017

Today we stopped by the much anticipated Asie (pronounced a-zee), a sushi/Pan-Asian fusion concept, which will be opening next door to La V under the same ownership as La V. It's been over a year since we first published about the opening of Asie and since then they have encountered numerous set backs with city…
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Sea Dog Brewing Treasure Island Finally Opens!

Sea Dog Treasure Island - It Was Worth the Wait After years in the making, and 9-months of construction, today at noon, Sea Dog opened to the public. Last night, St. Petersburg Foodies attended the private ribbon cutting, and we were quite impressed in several ways. Back in June we published a piece showing the…
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National Seafood Month at Maritana Grille

The Maritana Grille at The Don CeSar is serving, in honor of October’s National Seafood Month, a prix fix menu October 20-31. It will be a three-course, $62 National Seafood Month menu from the mind of new Executive Chef Michael Molloy to celebrate the special month. 1st Course Butternut Squash & Apple Espuma Jumbo Lump…
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Bite Squad Announces Charitable Partnership with Feeding Tampa Bay

Food Love partnership supports mission to end hunger in our community. Bite Squad yesterday announced a partnership with Feeding Tampa Bay to support the nonprofit organization’s mission to change lives one meal at a time by leading the community in the fight against hunger. The Food Love partnership, which provides the food bank with charitable…
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Jimmy Hula’s brings food nirvana to St. Petersburg, FL

First 50 taco lovers will say aloha to Free Tacos for a Year on Oct 30th UPDATE: NEW OPENING DATE IS NOVEMBER 13TH - MORE INFO Jimmy Hula’s “surf-shack” themed restaurant will open it’s doors to their first St. Petersburg, FL location on Monday, October 30, 2017. In celebration, the award-winning burger and taco joint…
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FarmTable Kitchen Cucina!?!?!

FarmTable Kitchen is now an Italian restaurant because they translated the word Kitchen to Italian. Raise your hand if you think St. Pete needs another Italian restaurant. That's what I thought. Supposedly, FarmTable Kitchen Cucina got feedback on this, "... We continue to learn from our guests and we’ve evolved into a truly locally-driven restaurant –…
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Bite Squad & St. Petersburg Foodies Launch Photo Contest

Bite Squad and St. Petersburg Foodies have launched a fun and exciting monthly photo contest where contestants can win up to $100 credited to their Bite Squad food delivery account. Anyone that's been on social media has seen the explosion of selfies, food pics, and more. Food delivery has also been increasing in popularity with…
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Kobe Ichiban Japanese Steakhouse Opening in St. Pete

Kobe Ichiban Japanese Steakhouse is opening in St. Pete on December 15th, 2017 at 2773 66th Street North St. Petersburg FL 33710. UPDATE: THE OPENING HAS BEEN DELAYED UNTIL MID-FEBRUARY 2018 Since 1984, Kobe has been delighting diners with their fun and unique Teppanyaki dining experience. Kobe Ichiban Japanese Steakhouse is Florida’s premier Japanese Steakhouse. They specialize in…
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