May 20, 2024

Dining & Travel

First Watch has built a national brand serving the breakfast, brunch and lunch crowd

When many restaurants floundered as the coronavirus pandemic dragged on and labor shortages hit the industry, First Watch continued to expand. Read more »
Published on 7/29/2022

Palm Beach County's new food hall is a dining destination

Local developer Craig Menin's opening of the Delray Beach Market, a 150,000-sq.-ft., $60-million food hall and parking deck... Read more »
Published on 5/26/2021

Florida's Best Places to Dine

The pandemic, government shutdowns and public fears have scrawled a big 86 over whole restaurants this year... Read more »
Published on 11/25/2020

Millennials' obsession with juices drives new brand of entrepreneur

Juices and teas are hipper than ever. Read more »
Published on 6/25/2020

Take-out food during the coronavirus crisis

Only one thing is certain about the future of restaurants amid the coronavirus crisis: Takeout, delivery and curb service will get better. It has to. Read more »
Published on 4/27/2020

Florida farm fare and diners who want to eat local

Diners who want to eat local are going where the crops are. Read more »
Published on 1/27/2020

FAQ about Florida Trend's Golden Spoons

Restaurant Editor Restaurant Editor Chris Sherman answers questions, such as, "What are the Golden Spoons and when did they start?" Read more »
Published on 11/25/2019

Striking Gold

Florida and the Golden Spoons have entered a golden age of dining - rich and booming. Read more »
Published on 11/25/2019

Florida's Deli Revival

For all the complaints about the death of old-school New York-style delis in the state, there is a revival in monster $13 sandwiches of pastrami and corned beef, bowtie pasta and kasha across Florida. Read more »
Published on 9/25/2019

Top five Florida restaurant chains with a fun breakfast

Breakfast out is Florida's cheapest luxury. Read more »
Published on 7/26/2019

Puerto Rican cuisine in Florida

The culinary treasures of Puerto Rico have their day in the sun across the state. Read more »
Published on 5/28/2019

2019's Best Summer Travel Destinations

With summer approaching, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2019's Best Summer Travel Destinations as well as accompanying videos to supplement its Best Travel Credit Cards and Currency Exchange studies. To help travelers plan the... Read more »
Published on 5/15/2019

Where are Florida's top chefs from?

Not every chef hails from New York. Get a taste of the talent that has come our way from overlooked corners of the dining map. Read more »
Published on 3/27/2019

Florida's restaurant scene and its celebrity chefs

Two Tampa-based James Beard-nominated chefs offer up some of the most innovative new street fare in the area. Read more »
Published on 1/25/2019

Florida restaurateurs revamp the concept of a ‘hotel restaurant'

Restaurateurs are redesigning menus and formats for the latest generation of hotels and hotel guests... Read more »
Published on 9/27/2018

Endless arrays: Food halls are spreading across Florida

Food halls, the hottest trend in Florida this year, may be the perfect option for diners looking for plenty of choices... Read more »
Published on 7/27/2018

Diners Club: Metro Diner offers a new take on comfort food

Metro Diner skips the cute and stays true to working-class roots. Read more »
Published on 5/29/2018

Happy Hour – On Steroids

Restaurants extend bargain prices earlier, later and longer for sophisticated food and drinks. Read more »
Published on 4/27/2018

Higher grounds: A look at the coffee revolution in Florida

The latest coffee revolution comes with great perks for Florida's java lovers Coffee itself is not local. Read more »
Published on 3/28/2018

Outskirt Steak: Chefs take creations outside central cities

After a decade living and working in Orlando, Laurie and Kevin Tarter found the perfect place to live: Winter Garden... Read more »
Published on 2/27/2018

Divided no more: Regional restaurants branch out across Florida

Put your ear to the table, and you can hear a Florida border crumbling — the one that used to separate east and west coast dining. Read more »
Published on 1/26/2018

Meat markets

Great brunches, biergartens and steak houses turn up in unexpected places. Read more »
Published on 12/28/2017

Norman Van Aken is a Florida Icon

Chef, Florida Trend Hall of Fame restaurant owner, Miami; age 66 Read more »
Published on 11/27/2017

Florida's Best Places to Dine - The Future

Restaurants will be serving up more liquid meals and ethnic foods. Read more »
Published on 11/27/2017

Florida's Best Places to Dine - The Present

Along with Disney came a slew of chefs to broaden our palates. Read more »
Published on 11/27/2017

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