Let's give 'em something to taco 'bout

New Mexican Eatery in Old Two Senoritas Spot to Open Next Month

The owners of El Melvin Cocina Mexicana are putting the finishing touches on its ambiance and menu.

10/30/2019 By Sarafina Murphy-Gibson

Tourism

Airbnb Plans to Expand 'Experiences' Program

The program connects travelers with curated arts, culinary and outdoors activities in the areas they're visiting.

02/26/2018 By Staff

Biz Bites

Five Great Al Fresco Eateries

Wow potential hires and clients at these plein air places.

06/28/2017 By Ruth Lando

Real estate

Can a Neglected Waterfront Restaurant Be Rehabbed?

The former restaurant overlooking Dona Bay has been vacant for decades.

06/26/2017 By Vicki Dean

Weekly Planner

Wine Dinners, Skeleton Art Walks, and More Local Dining Events

Plus, tickets go on sale for this year's Forks & Corks on Nov. 7.

11/02/2016 By Lana Allen

Let's Eat

Let's Eat! Englewood Showcases City's Culinary Treasures

20 restaurants celebrate and capture local Florida flavor.

09/26/2016 By Lana Allen

Eat This Now

The 5 Best Things We Ate This Week - 3/11/16

From perfect pizza to oysters with a view, here are the 5 best things we ate this week.

03/11/2016 By Eat Beat Team

Review

Pomona Serves Exceptional Food in a Sophisticated, Intimate Venue

Our food critic says chefs Ryan Boeve and Arthur Lopes offer diners meticulously orchestrated courses that meet high standards of preparation and presentation.

03/01/2016 By Marsha Fottler Photography by Chad Spencer

Table Matters

Is Local Restaurant Service on the Decline?

Chef Judi wonders if we all need to adjust to a new standard of hospitality when dining out.

02/16/2016 By Judi Gallagher

Biz Bites

Downtown Sarasota's Utamaro Offers Sushi and Other Japanese Favorites

Enjoy sushi and other Japanese favorites at Utamaro.

01/11/2016 By Hannah Wallace

Article

The 5 Best Things We Ate This Week - 1/7/16

Our panel of food experts share their top 5 picks from the local dining scene this week.

01/07/2016 By Megan McDonald

Article

Servandos Opens in Downtown Sarasota's Rosemary District

Servandos has opened in the former Darwin's on Fourth space in downtown Sarasota's Rosemary District.

01/07/2016 By Judi Gallagher

Foodologist

Aniko Gulyas Brings Hungarian Kürtős Cakes to Sarasota

Aniko Gulyas recreates a beloved childhood pastry.

01/01/2016 By Megan McDonald

Article

Good Deal: Olive All’Ascolana From Made in Italy

You can't eat just one of these delicious olive appetizers from Venice's Made in Italy.

01/01/2016 By Marsha Fottler

Review

Restaurant Review: Marcello Ristorante Italiano

Our food critic finds lots of Italian flavor at Sarasota's Marcello Ristorante Italiano and a revamped menu at Lakewood Ranch's Polo Grill and Bar.

01/01/2016 By Marsha Fottler

Eat This Now

Ingredients and Technique Shine at Longboat Key's Maison Blanche

Chef/owner Jose Martinez and his wife, Victoria, have created a true French dining experience at their Maison Blanche on Longboat Key.

12/21/2015 By Judi Gallagher

First Impressions

Daily Eats and Fresh Kitchen Open in University Park

Two popular Tampa restaurants--Daily Eats and Fresh Kitchen--have opened in University Park.

12/15/2015 By Judi Gallagher

Article

Old Miakka Farmer's Market to Close

Citing a lack of business, the Old Miakka Farmer's Market is shuttering, with many vendors relocating to the Central Sarasota Market.

12/07/2015 By Megan McDonald

Article

The 5 Best Things We Ate This Week

Our top picks on the local dining scene.

12/04/2015 By Megan McDonald

Article

Patrick's Restaurant Celebrates 30 Years in Business

Here's to another 30.

12/03/2015 By Judi Gallagher