Category Archives: seafood

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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Lobster Haven (Tampa)

Day of the Week: Saturday, 1/17 Total Bill: $120 (estimate, before tip) Breakdown: 2 chowders, 4 lobster rolls, 2 soft drinks, 1 loaf of bread Pros: LOBSTER ROLLS! And homemade bread. Cons: Cluttered, mediocre service. Verdict: Pretty darn good. She … Continue reading

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Rustic Inn (Ft. Lauderdale)

Day of the Week: Saturday, 1/10 Total Bill: $215 (estimate, before tip) Breakdown: 2 crab samplers, 2 desserts, 2 soft drinks Pros: Fresh seafood, old-Florida feel. Cons: None Verdict: A Ft. Lauderdale institution. She says: After a long day of … Continue reading

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Samba Room closing

She says: We are shocked that Samba Room is already closed. I think my reaction is stronger because I adore Felicia and am so disappointed for her. Wherever she lands, we’ll visit shortly. Anyway, the company that owned Samba Room, … Continue reading

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New restaurant coming to Tampa: Eddie V’s Prime Seafood

On our way to lunch today, we spotted new building under construction on Boyscout, just west of Roy’s. The sign said “Coming soon – Eddie V’s Prime Seafood.” This Foodie had never heard of Eddie V’s before. Turns out, there’s … Continue reading

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Roy’s (Tampa)

Day of the Week: Monday, 9/10 Total Bill: $100 (before tip) Breakdown: 1 soda/1 iced tea, 1 sushi roll, 2 My Prix Fixe Mondays (3 courses each) Pros: rotating menu, fresh food, laid back atmosphere, awesome staff Cons: NONE Verdict: … Continue reading

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Ted Peter’s (South Pasadena, FL)

Day of the Week: Saturday, 8/25 Total Bill: $65 (before tip) Breakdown: 2 beers each (8 total), 2 smoked fish spread, 1 smoked mahi platter, 1 burger Pros: AMAZING FOOD Cons: Cash only, limited menu, limited indoor seating, closed Tuesdays, … Continue reading

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