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Tap Into Some Tasty Treats and Ales at Category 36 Taphouse & Kitchen

Category 36 Classic Italian Stromboli

Beer and pizza lovers will want to visit Category 36 Taphouse & Kitchen on St. Pete Beach right away. The craft beer list and menu will have your mouths watering as soon as you see it. There are 36 beers on tap with some familiar brews from 3 Daughters, Cigar City and Green Bench Brewing […]

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Love Food Central: Where Irresistible Eats are Vegan & Gluten Free

G-Smash lettuce wraps, Awesome Burger, Jackfruit Special & the Buffalo Tempeh Sandwich

Vegan dining establishments are popping up in higher volumes all across the United States due to an uptick in those who are interested in or live a vegan lifestyle. For some, the mention of a vegan restaurant may make them roll them their eyes as most perceive a vegan diet to be comprised of lots […]

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Bite Into Your New Favorite Sandwich at Gateway Subs

Gateway Subs Spice Mélange with Chips

Gateway Subs is a new sandwich shop that takes the sandwich game to levels far beyond a typical pub sub. Think incredibly fresh meat and savory sauces created and served by the nicest guys in town. You’ll find this casual spot tucked away on 3rd Ave N and 31st St N where Georgie’s Alibi used […]

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Taste Your Way Through the Tapas at Ceviche on Beach Drive

Ceviche Mariscos Paella

Beach Drive’s lux lifestyle has made Spain’s tradition of relaxing with small plates of tapas and a glass of sweet sangria from Ceviche a true treat. You’ll find fresh seafood paella meticulously paired with a long list of tapas on the menu. Believe me, you’ll want to try to save room for dessert too. Ceviche […]

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Ride the Teppanyaki Wave at Tsunami Japanese Steakhouse

Teppanyaki Entrees

Teppanyaki Grilling, often confused with “hibachi-style,” involves utilizing a flat iron griddle with a solid surface to prepare food in front of guests at a restaurant. Here in America, we have wrongly dubbed what is actually teppanyaki as hibachi. Well, what the hell is “hibachi-style” then, you ask? While hibachi is similar, it involves a […]

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Indulge in British Comfort Fare at Jacks London Grill

Jacks London Grill Fish and Chips

I’ve got the lowdown on where to find crisp fish and chips and the best French onion soup in St. Pete. Say “Cheerio” to your new favorite pub, Jacks London Grill is an old school pub with British decor and live soccer games on TV that you need to visit. The menu is packed with […]

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The Studio Public House Brings Gourmet Sandwiches and British Fare to Grand Central

Open wide! From a meaty, gourmet sandwich to London bangers, The Studio Public House in St. Pete is bringing major flavors to your next lunch or dinner date. The Studio Public House took over the old Pom Pom’s Sandwich Shop and is in new ownership by the brilliant Mike and Alison Crippen from The Moon […]

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Enjoy A Taste of Louisiana at Chief’s Creole Cafe in St. Pete

Chief's Creole Cafe Creole Gumbo

Small and quaint, you’ll find NOLA classics like crawfish fritters, jambalaya, and shrimp and grits at Chief’s Creole Cafe. Located in The Dueces on 22nd Street South, Chief’s Creole Cafe boasts an irresistible Creole cuisine and a charming outdoor patio to enjoy it all. Since they aren’t allowing indoor dining right now and it was raining […]

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Enjoy the Food and St. Pete Neighborhood Vibes at Harvey’s 4th Street Grill

Harvey's 4th Street Grill 4th Street Club

Tucked away on 4th Street N is a family-friendly restaurant that’ll keep you coming back for more and more comfort food and neighborhood vibes. Harvey’s 4th Street Grill is a place you’ll want to keep returning to for its familiar menu items and variety. Everyone will find something to enjoy whether they’re looking for a […]

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McArthur’s Irish Pub: North St. Pete’s Favorite Irish-Style Watering Hole

McArthur's Irish Pub - Fish and Chips & the Corned Beef and Cabbage

A few years ago, we walked through the doors at 9246 4th St. N. to a completely different establishment than the one we walked into last week. This space, which was Babalu for over 70 years, is now McArthur’s Irish Pub – a traditional Irish pub serving Irish fare and pub favorites. The building made […]

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Alésia Restaurant Showcases French and Vietnamese Fare in St. Pete FL

Alesia Restaurant Bánh Mì Sandwich

Alésia Restaurant is a quaint hidden gem on Central Avenue serving strikingly good French-Vietnamese fare, wondrous wines and let’s not forget about the dessert. From the moment you arrive, your eyes will be drawn to the twinkling and shining lights in the outdoor patio. If you’re anything like me, you love a quaint atmosphere, especially […]

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The Floribbean Offers Craveable Caribbean Food In St. Pete

The Floribbean Chili Bowl

Located in the bustling Grand Central District on Central Ave, The Floribbean is a remarkable lunch and dinner spot if you’re on the hunt for something quick, casual, and straight up amazing. Lately, the buzz about the bowls at The Floribbean have been getting louder in our St. Petersburg Foodies Restaurant Reviews Facebook Group, so […]

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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, […]

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Calling All Pizza Foodies! Have You Ever Had Ohio-Style Pizza?

Pep Cup Ohio Pizza

New York, being the largest city in the US, tends to dominate in parts of the culinary world, especially pizza. Many dyed-in-the-wool New York Pizza lovers consider it to be the only “real pizza”. However, there’s Neapolitan Pizza, Chicago Pizza, Sicilian Pizza, Greek Pizza, California Pizza, Detroit Pizza, St. Louis Pizza and Ohio-style Pizza. Even […]

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Bask in Irish Culture Without Leaving St. Pete at Mary Margaret’s Olde Irish Tavern

Grouper Fish and Chips

When a lively atmosphere rich in Irish culture, food and drink sounds appealing, look no further than Mary Margaret’s Olde Irish Tavern. It’s exactly the kind of place where you’re encouraged to belly up to the bar for a game and/or as soon as the clock strikes 5:00PM. The atmosphere is quaint and welcoming. Dim […]

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