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Ash is Coming to Water Street Tampa, Edge Eatery Opens in St. Pete, More Local Foodie News | Openings and closings | Tampa

Click to enlarge Photo c / o Proper House Group Ash is brought to downtown Tampa with a familiar name: Proper House Group (PHG), the minds behind Rooster & The Till, Nebraska Mini Mart and more. slots Edge Eatery Originally scheduled to open in late 2021, the multi-faceted restaurant and lounge celebrated its grand opening …

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New St Pete’s Edge Eatery Food Court Celebrates Grand Opening Next Week | Openings and closings | Tampa

Click to enlarge Edge Eatery / Instagram A sandwich from Cuban Sandwich. There are actually a few places around The Burg that serve up craft cocktails, stacked Cuban sandwiches, and Italian fare, but the newly opened EDGE Eatery is a one-stop shop for all three of these indulgences. Originally scheduled to open in late 2021, …

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Buckfin Blue Cafe Closes in Gulfport, Mediterranean Chain Cava Heads to St. Pete, More Tampa Bay Food News | Openings and closings | Tampa

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Buckfin Blue Cafe Closes in Gulfport, Mediterranean Chain Cava Heads to St. Pete, More Tampa Bay Food News | Openings and closings | Tampa Read More »

After 25 Years of Gulfport Service, Backfin Blue Cafe Seafood Restaurant Closes | Openings and closings | Tampa

Click to enlarge Backfin Blue Cafe / Facebook Gulfport is the small but mighty culinary backbone of Pinellas County, with newer restaurants like Golden Dinosaurs and Sea Dog Cantina bringing new people to the waterfront town. But last week, Gulfport lost one of its longest-running seafood restaurants, Backfin Blue Café, located next to Stella’s and …

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The Epicurean Hotel in Tampa is hosting the 7th Annual “Epic Chef” Fundraising Event This Summer | Food and drink events | Tampa

Why watch Chopped when you can watch some of Tampa Bay’s best chefs jostle over a box of obscure ingredients? Epic Chef is an annual series of events that combines the excitement and competition of your favorite Food Network show with philanthropy to raise awareness of food insecurity in the Tampa Bay area. The Epicurean …

The Epicurean Hotel in Tampa is hosting the 7th Annual “Epic Chef” Fundraising Event This Summer | Food and drink events | Tampa Read More »

Lucky Tigré, the concept of the Filipino sari sari store, is coming to South Tampa | Openings and closings | Tampa

Good Fortune is up in the air, and one young Bay Area chef takes advantage of it in particular. With the support of her family, community, and heritage, Julie Michele Saint Feliciano, a native Tampa best known for her spin-off Good Fortune Baby, will open her first home in South Tampa. The 24-year-old waited for …

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Lucky Tigré’s scheme for South Tampa, the opening of Walk-On’s downtown, and more Bay Area foodie news | Openings and closings | Tampa

slots sushi joe The largest number of Japanese outside of Japan resides in Brazil, and Tampa’s newest fusion restaurant pays homage to this unique intersection of identities. Sushi-Go is located in Tampa’s Channel District, within a large mixed arena that also includes Maloney’s local Irish pub, Stageworks Theater and Crunch Fitness. The Japanese-Brazilian restaurant celebrated …

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