109 Burger Joint Opening In Sweetwater, Friday January 16th

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A collective sadness came over Sweetwater and the hop, skip and a jump away FIU with the closing of A&G Burger Joint last June. It looks like it might be time to turn that frown upside down (yes I borrowed that line from Lionel Playworld) as the new owners of the space are opening up as 109 Burger Joint in that […]

Locale Market in St. Petersburg Opens This Wednesday Featuring The St. Petersburger

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For you lucky ducks in the St. Petersburg area of Florida, this Wednesday December 17th at 3PM Locale Market opens up. What is Locale Market you say? Imagine two Chefs (James Beard Award-winning Michael Mina & Cookbook Author Don Pintabona) whose friendship has created a culinary marketplace where you can enjoy fresh pasta and gourmet […]

Knaus Berry Farm Season Is Here

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Knaus Berry Farm season is here! It’s been 6 months since the last time you made a visit to the hallowed grounds of Knaus Berry Farm and enjoyed one of their Cinnamon Rolls. You’ve got til mid April 2015 before their limited time appearance ends so don’t waste it. I’m driving over there as we speak! Time To […]

Velvet Creme Doughnuts Are Back In 2015

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Yes you read right, Velvet Creme Doughnuts will be back in early 2015. Originally opened by Jim Hadler in 1947 on 8th Street, Velvet Creme Doughnuts was iconic. Unfortunately both locations closed (a second UM location opened on June 19,1977), the UM location in July of 1996 & the original spot in 2000 due to […]

ROK:BRGR Burger Bar + Gastropub to Open at Gulfsteam in Hallandale Beach

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Rok:Brgr will be opening up its 3rd location in Hallandale Beach at the Village Gulfstream. You can of course find the original spot in Ft. Lauderdale and the second in South Miami. If you’re not familiar with Rok:Brgr they’ve received numerous accolades for their Burgers which include winning the People’s Choice at the 2011 & 2012 […]

Shake Shack Opens In Central Florida, Winter Park To Be Exact

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The day my blogging bud Droolius has been waiting for has arrived, Shake Shack opened up in Winter Park, Florida (a suburb of Orlando) this morning. The new Shack is located at 119 North Orlando Avenue at the intersection of West Morse Boulevard. The menu features all the addictive Shack stuff like the ShackBurger, & […]

Fuddruckers In West Kendall Is Open

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If you live down in West Kendall when it comes to Burger options it’s been slim pickings for a long time if you didn’t like Steak ‘n Shake. The good news is that Fuddruckers, the 30 year old Texas Burger chain is now open at 15400 Kendall Drive. They’re open from 11AM through 10PM. Yes, […]

Coral Gable’s Uncle Tom’s BBQ Is Back In Business

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I drive by Uncle Tom’s BBQ all the time so I was very excited today to receive an email announcing it’s re-opening in May 2014. The last time I ate there about 5 years ago it was a shadow of its former self. I’m looking forward to the NEW ownership with a NEW menu that […]