Category Archives: restaurant review

Truluck’s (Miami)

Day of the Week: Saturday, 2/28 Total Bill: $342.20 (before tip) Breakdown: 1 seafood platter, 4 pounds of crab with sides, 2 desserts, 4 non-alcoholic drinks Pros: Amazing service, fresh seafood, great atmosphere. Cons: None. Verdict: Sophisticated but not stuffy. … Continue reading

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Fodder & Shine (Tampa)

Day of the Week: Thursday, 1/22 Total Bill: $111 (estimate, before tip) Breakdown: 2 starters, 2 entrées, 2 desserts, 2 cocktails, 1 beer Pros: Fascinating concept. Cons: Shoddy service and inconsistent food. Verdict: Needs a lot more polish. She says: … Continue reading

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Market 17 (Ft. Lauderdale)

Day of the Week: Friday, 1/9 Total Bill: $200 (estimate, before tip) Breakdown: 2 starters, 1 meat & cheese plate, 4 entrées, 2 desserts, 2 cocktails, 1 coffee Pros: Organic, farm-to-table, beautiful ambiance, great cocktail program Cons: None Verdict: Wish … Continue reading

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Fly Bar & Restaurant (Tampa)

Day of the Week: Saturday, 7/26 Total Bill: $156.64 (before tip) Breakdown: 8 small plates, 2 desserts, 5 cocktails Pros: Chill vibe, friendly service, unique food. Cons: Uncomfortable bar stools, parking. Verdict: Definitely going back. She says: I was bugging … Continue reading

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Disney recap

She says: Hubby and I went to Orlando the weekend February 7th to visit with his parents and go to Disney World. I think a recap post will be worthwhile because we tried lots of new things (not just food-wise) … Continue reading

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Biscayne Tavern (Miami)

She says: We were in Miami overnight at the end of December to get a cruise from Port of Miami. The following is a Yelp review I wrote that night about our really nice dinner at Biscayne Tavern in downtown … Continue reading

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Columbia Restaurant (Ybor)

Day of the Week: Christmas Day (Wednesday) Total Bill: $363.00 (before tip) Breakdown: 4 starters, 5 salads, 1 soup, 7 mains, 4 desserts, 3 coffees, 2 beers, 2 pitchers of Sangria, 3 sodas/iced teas Pros: Historic restaurant, excellent food, fabulous … Continue reading

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