Bangkok Authentic Thai Food

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My family have been fans of Bangkok Restaurant for over a decade, so I wasn’t surprised when my dad asked to celebrate a recent birthday there.  After all, where else can you enjoy deliciously authentic Asian dishes from five different regions? A visit to Bankok Restaurant is akin to a culinary tour of the far east. …read more

Simply Sarasota Tour of Homes

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Every so often one of Sarasota’s charity fundraisers is designed to thrill both the foodie in me and the Realtor in me, as will be the case at the 2016 Simply Sarasota Tour of Homes, a Junior League of Sarasota event taking place this Friday and Saturday, February 26th-27th. So here’s why I’m so thrilled — The Simply Sarasota Tour…read more

Cobb CinéBistro Features Movies With Taste

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The first time I ever went to a theater where your meal is delivered directly to your theater seat was more than a decade ago, and, to be honest,  I left disappointed.  I just wasn’t impressed by the overpriced “bar food,” the smell of stale beer in the theater, or the poorly designed lounge-style seating.  But what…read more

Poppo’s Taqueria

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It is rare, extremely rare, that the words healthy, delicious and affordable can be used together. Typically, it’s one of those “pick two out of three” situations . . . you know, if you want healthy and delicious it won’t be affordable. Or if you want affordable and delicious, it can’t be healthy. And how…read more

Tiramisu Ristorante & Pizzeria

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Quite often Jill and I will be asked “where the great restaurants are,” as though they’re bunched in one locale. While it’s always easy to point to St. Armand’s Circle or Main Street in Sarasota, there are plenty of reasons to travel upstream or downstream when panning for restaurant gold. Recently we decided to travel off the beaten…read more