Rosebud’s

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Whenever I’ve driven past Rosebud’s, located in Osprey on the east side of  Tamiami Trail, I’ve always wondered if their name originated from Orson Well’s Academy Award winning movie Citizen Kane.   You know . . . the movie that spends the majority of time trying to decipherer what Charles Foster Kane was referring to with his fatal last…read more

The Grasshopper – El Chapulin

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Jill and I have driven by The Grasshopper on South Tamiami Trail waaaay more than a dozen times, and every single time Jill made mention that the Mexican cantina seemed to always be busy, but usually headed somewhere else, we kept driving by. It wasn’t until last week that our curiosity, and a serious urge for a south-of-the-border food…read more

Yo! Japanese Street Food and Sushi

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While there are an incredible number of restaurants in and around the University Town Center, Jill and I gravitate to a precious few. Yo! Sushi, located inside the center court of UTC is one of them. I won’t apologize for still getting such a kick out of eating at Yo!  It is still just too cool to…read more

Curry Station

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Anyone living near the intersection of Beneva and Clark Road in Sarasota is pretty darn lucky in my mind.  Lucky because they can enjoy Curry Station’s lunch buffet or a night out savoring any one of over 125 delicious options on their dinner menu.  Seriously . . . when I show property during my day job as a…read more

Madfish Grill

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If you only paid attention to the exit signs off I-75 into Sarasota, you’d think the only restaurants near the highway were the same old fast food joints and national chain restaurants that you can find pretty much anywhere.  (Yawn!)  But we’re here to tell you . . . not so fast my friend! In…read more