Fresh Look

At Almazónica Cervecería, Darwin Santa Maria Brings Together Peruvian Cuisine and Craft Beer

The restaurant is a rebrand of Santa Maria's Darwin Evolutionary Cuisine.

09/07/2022 By Lauren Jackson

Food news

Downtown Favorite Selva Opens Second Location

The new Selva is located near the University Town Center mall.

05/20/2021 By Emma Moneuse

Preview

Peruvian Restaurant Brasa & Pisco Hosts Exhibit by Photographer Rodrigo Riz

"Lima & Iconic Cities to Dream About" by the Peruvian-born photographer explores urban landscapes around the world.

07/11/2018 By Audrey Warne

Coasting

Sharp, Colorful Cuisine in a Siesta Key Shack

Buckle up—we're headed to Siesta Key to check out CeviChela.

11/09/2016 By Cooper Levey-Baker

Review

You'll Find Modern Peruvian at Brasa &Pisco

At Brasa & Pisco, two young Peruvian brothers are mixing respect for their culinary heritage with modern artistry.

05/31/2016 By Marsha Fottler

Eat This Now

The 5 Best Things We Ate This Week - 5/4/16

From pork sandwiches to vegetable-based doughnuts, here are the 5 best things we ate this week.

05/04/2016 By Eat Beat Team

Coming Soon

New Siesta Key Restaurant From Darwin Santa Maria in the Works

The chef hopes to open CeviChela Latin Street Food on Siesta Key later this month, just in time for Memorial Day weekend.

05/03/2016 By Cooper Levey-Baker

Eat This Now

The 5 Best Things We Ate This Week - 4/26/16

From sculptural Peruvian food to dainty French macarons, here's what we ate and loved this week.

04/26/2016 By Eat Beat Team

Eat This Now

Brasa & Pisco Opens on Lockwood Ridge Road

Brasa & Pisco, a Peruvian fusion restaurant, has opened on Lockwood Ridge Road in Sarasota.

02/23/2016 By Judi Gallagher

Article

Tips for Eating Out During Season in Sarasota

Chef Judi shares her tips for dining out during season.

03/17/2014 By Judi Gallagher

Article

Jalea, a Peruvian Restaurant, Opens in Downtown Sarasota

Jalea brings the flavors of Peru to downtown Sarasota in what was formerly the Sangria space.

09/23/2013 By Judi Gallagher

Article

Hot Dish: Darwin's on 4th's Asparagus Tempura Taco

Chef Judi Gallagher picks Darwin's on 4th's asparagus tempura taco as this month's Hot Dish.

06/03/2013 By Judi Gallagher

Article

The Best Happy Hours in Sarasota

Great food, drink and prices make the early hours at some top restaurants the best. John Bancroft sips, tastes—and tells.

02/01/2013 By Beau Denton