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Explore south county cuisine during Let's Eat! Englewood Restaurant Week

I admit I don’t get down to Englewood very often, but now I’ve got a very good reason to drive south: Let’s Eat! Englewood Restaurant… Read more »

Cheap Eats | Featured | Restaurants 

Cheap Eats: Flour Parlor

This Flour has staying power…. Read more »

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Eat Near: Sarasota Honey Company

A sweet life with bees…. Read more »

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Family Fun: $6 Saturdays at Mote Marine

An inexpensive and educational reminder of the wonder and oddity of the deep…. Read more »


$450,000 renovation coming to Bradenton's Pier 22

The popular Bradenton riverfront eatery Pier 22 is closing up for a few weeks, for a very good reason: The restaurant is undergoing a $450,000… Read more »


Pumpkin-flavored treats return to Dunkin Donuts

Well it sure is starting to feel like fall out there, amirite? I mean, it’s occasionally dipping down into the double digits at night. I feel… Read more »

Featured | Restaurants 

Sarasota chef plots new Jewish-style deli

“It’s going to be totally authentic, authentic to the max,” says Sol Shenker, 51, describing his new venture, a non-kosher Jewish-style deli coming to south Sarasota… Read more »

Family-Friendly | This Weekend 

ReptiDay Sarasota

ReptiDay Sarasota slithers back into town this Saturday. Never been to a reptile show before? Skip Peel, an event coordinator for Repticon, which puts on two-… Read more »

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Family Fun: Dollar Movies at DeSoto Square

Maybe not luxurious, but wants the lights go out it all looks the same…. Read more »

Featured | Restaurants 

Revamped Ringling Museum restaurant opens to the public

Muse is the new concept by Tableseide…. Read more »

Cheap Eats | Featured | Restaurants 

Cheap Eats: La Brisa Tacos Y Mariscos

Great tacos in downtown Sarasota…. Read more »


Seafood Shack dinner celebrates new novel, raises money for nonprofit

Four renowned Manatee County chefs are pooling their resources to celebrate the debut novel of a native Floridian author and to raise money for the… Read more »

Drinks | Restaurants | This Weekend 

Sangria Showdown benefits Family Partnership Center

Several restaurants are going head to head this Friday, crafting custom sangria blends for a special event that benefits the Family Partnership Center, a parenting education… Read more »


Despite past troubles, Cafe Amalfi returns

One restaurant in Bradenton and another scheduled for Sarasota…. Read more »

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Eat Near: Slow Foods Kitchen preps new commercial kitchen

Family business grows with local snacks…. Read more »