Category Archives: Best Places in St. Petersburg

ST. PETE FOODIES APPROVED SPONSOR:
Brass Bowl Banner

5 Best Chilis in St. Petersburg FL 2019

The Best Chili to Eat in St. Pete Chili's geographic origins go back to what is the currently most talked about border ... unfortunately for no reasons having to do with this quite popular food. Chili was born in both Northern Mexico and Southern Texas - on the border and over the border. Its more…
Read more

Where’s the Best Fried Chicken in St Petersburg, FL 2019?

I don't make fried chicken at home, but as a child my mother did, and from what I recall it was finger licking good. My mother is from Georgia so she knows southern cooking. Did she way over cook vegetables? Definitely, but I think most moms in her era did. So when I see fried…
Read more

10 Best Wings in St. Petersburg FL 2019

10 Best Buffalo Wings–Chicken Wings and Duck Wings too! Chicken wings are not only one of the most popular restaurant and bar staples, but their popularity keeps increasing so much that there were shortages and price peaks in 2017 lasting into 2018. I read about it back then in The Wall Street Journal, but things…
Read more

Best Pasta in St. Petersburg FL 2019

Mangia! Mangia! I remember my Sicilian grandmother always saying this to me as a kid - Eat! Eat! I ate so much pasta as a kid, that by the time I was a young adult, I swore off the stuff for several years. Now I am back in love with pasta, and I eat it…
Read more

5 Best Cupcakes in St. Petersburg FL 2019

Cupcakes are a unique dessert! They're smaller, more delicious versions of cake! And who doesn't love cake? There are a lot of local bakeries in and around the burg to get gourmet cupcakes with all different cake and frosting flavors, sizes and toppings. I've put together a list of the 5 best cupcakes in St.…
Read more

5 Best Hot Dogs in St. Petersburg FL 2019

The Best Hot Dogs to Eat in St. Pete We recently published the 10 Best Burgers in St. Pete, and included a +1 with a vegan burger. For this one, we have five hot dogs, with kind of a plus one—two versions of the dog at one place, but no vegan hot dog. (Sorry vegans.)…
Read more

10 Best Burgers in St. Petersburg FL 2019

10 11 Best Hamburgers in St. Petersburg FL 2019 Everyone loves hamburgers! They almost always have cheese on them, so it's safe to say that a hamburger / cheeseburger is the epitome of almost everyones favorite American food. Here are three important questions I'd like to answer before proceeding with the list. 1. Why eleven?…
Read more

Top 5 Places to Get Milkshakes in St. Pete

Think thick, creamy richness and bold flavors and what comes to mind? Milkshakes, of course! Whether your the adventurous or simplistic milkshake enthusiast, I've crafted a list of the best places to get a milkshake around the burg. 1. Mini Doughnut Factory 730 4th St N St. Petersburg, FL 33701 (727) 258-7531 http://www.minidoughnutfactory.com/ The best of…
Read more

10 Best Taco Places in St. Petersburg FL 2018

As I sat down to write this, the first thoughts that popped into my head were, 1) Everybody loves tacos, 2) There sure are a lot of different types of tacos these days, and 3) what is the actual origin of the taco—is it really Mexican, and how close to the original are they to…
Read more

10 Best Shrimp & Grits in St. Petersburg FL 2018

I LOVE grits! I've been eating them since I was a kid, and it was always for breakfast, and always cooked, not the instant crap. With a ton of butter and salt, sometimes with cheese, and sometimes with an over easy egg on top. Shrimp & Grits is also one of the most popular ways…
Read more

5 Best St. Petersburg Brunch Spots June 2018

St. Petersburg sure is a brunch kind of town. One of the most asked questions we get is "where's the best brunch?" That's like asking, "what's your favorite cat video?". There's a ton of places to have brunch in St. Pete that do a fantastic job. You can't say that this one is better than…
Read more

10 Best Downtown St Petersburg Brunch Spots 2018

It’s the weekend and time to treat yourself to a terrific brunch, but where should you go? We have compiled a list of the best downtown brunches to help with your decision. These are listed in alphabetical order. Update: June 22, 2018 - Here's an additional 5 Best Brunch Places. 1. 400 Beach Seafood &…
Read more

10 Best Mexican Restaurants in St. Petersburg FL 2018

Must Eat Mexican Treats in St. Pete If you search this site for "Mexican", you may notice that I do all of the Mexican restaurant reviews, rather than Lori. Why? It's because I love Mexican food so much that I could literally eat it every day for a week straight. (I actually have done that…
Read more

10 Best Romantic Restaurants in St. Petersburg, FL 2018

Best Restaurants for Valentine's Day & Other Romantic Jaunts Whether you're a guy or a gal, it never hurts to have a handy list of romantic restaurants at your fingertips. Valentine's Day is one of the biggies, but there are also anniversaries, birthdays, Mother's Day, and other holidays. What makes a restaurant romantic? For our…
Read more

Top Five Veggie Favorites in Downtown St Petersburg November 2017

As a vegetarian, I know that finding good veggie options while eating out can be challenging. Often the only available veggie items are the usual suspects such as a Portobello mushroom “burger”, which I personally detest, or boring and flavorless options such as an iceberg lettuce salad or a veggie wrap made-up of mostly lettuce…
Read more