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Cheap Eats: Slim's Bar-B-Q & Grill

Killer sweet tea and prodigious plates of ribs in Arcadia…. Read more »

Chef Talk | Restaurants 

Chef Talk: Oy Punyahotra of Drunken Poet Cafe

Aporni “Oy” Punyahotra has made the 2006-born Drunken Poet Café (1572 Main St., Sarasota. 955-8404; drunkenpoetsarasota.com) a downtown Sarasota mainstay. The restaurateur is known for her… Read more »

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Bar Tab: Café Epicure

Enjoy an exclusive look at the exciting new craft cocktail menu…. Read more »

Cheap Eats | Featured | Restaurants 

Cheap Eats: Chicken Kitchen

The latest in the “like Chipotle, but…” trend…. Read more »

Cooking | Eat Near | Featured 

Eat Near: Global Organic partners with Florida egg farmer and his 'happy hens'

Seeking out hens that are raised like they were 100 years ago…. Read more »

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Beloved restaurant owner Jose Baserva died today (UPDATED 6/21)

UPDATED 6/21: He was the beloved owner of Jose’s Real Cuban Food in Bradenton that was featured on Food Network. … Read more »

Restaurants | This Weekend 

Gecko's Anniversary

Local restaurant and bar chain Gecko’s will celebrate the 23rd anniversary of its oldest location – in the Landings shopping center – with what has… Read more »

Drinks | Featured | Liquid Love | Restaurants 

Liquid Love: Florida's Manhattan

Small-batch and tasty…. Read more »

Cheap Eats | Featured | Restaurants 

Cheap Eats: Law & Order Cafe

Salads and sandwiches, with a side order of justice. And soup…. Read more »

Chef Talk | Featured | Restaurants 

Chef Talk: Ed Glennon of Back Eddy Bistro

From New York to Sarasota…. Read more »

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Flying Dog Café has closed

Live music venue and restaurant that relocated from Tallevast to Bradenton has closed. … Read more »

Drinks | Restaurants | Section | The Bar Tab 

Bar Tab: Hurricane Grill & Wings (UPDATED WITH VIDEO)

South Florida-based chain is now in Sarasota and Bradenton. Wade Tatangelo reviews the new location. … Read more »

Eat Near | Featured 

Eat Near: Farm to School program increases local food in Sarasota schools

Sarasota County leads the way in bringing local food to the lunch table…. Read more »

Chef Talk | Featured | Restaurants 

Chef Talk: Jeff and Travis Alday of Alday's Bar-B-Q

It’s a family affair…. Read more »

Cheap Eats | Featured | Restaurants 

Cheap Eats: Argentinian Pastry

Empanadas and a whole bunch of sweet treats…. Read more »

Featured | Restaurants 

New food at the Siesta Beach Pavilion

From flatbreads to fish tacos, there are more options now…. Read more »

Featured | Play! | Section 

New view of Siesta Beach from Sun Deck

The new pavilion opened Thursday as part of a $21 million renovation. … Read more »


Live updates: Siesta Beach Pavilion opens

Social media updates from the soft opening of Siesta Public Beach’s new food pavilion. … Read more »


Paying it forward at Solorzano's

Generosity comes by the slice at Gulf Gate pizzeria…. Read more »

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Bar Tab: Turtles Restaurant (UPDATED WITH VIDEO)

UPDATED WITH VIDEO: A hidden gem along Little Sarasota Bay on Siesta Key…. Read more »

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