Cena, which stands for “dinner” or “supper” in Italian is a modern mix of fresh ingredients and simple Italian food served in the contemporary and stylish downtown district of Channelside in Tampa. As one of the competitors of our Epic Chef Showdown, team Cena will face Parkshore Grille in the first round of competition. I had the pleasure of chatting with Executive Chef, Michael Buttacavoli and while he isn’t the one who will be facing the gauntlet, he’s sending his very talented Sous Chef, Kyle Martin. Let the games begin!
What’s new at Spa Evangeline?
Spa Evangeline at the Epicurean Hotel announced their exciting partnership with Jane Iredale Minerals. To celebrate, they have invited you to a special evening on Wednesday, July 15 (5 p.m. – 7 p.m.) with Shawn Towne, a global educator and makeup artist for the exclusive makeup brand. Read More
Starting Monday, July 27 the knives will come out and the gloves will come off, for the most Epic Chef Showdown in Tampa Bay history! The Epicurean Hotel and Feeding America Tampa Bay are partnering together, along with eight local restaurants, for a fierce competition that will help fight hunger in our Tampa Bay community. Read More
Culinary travel is fast becoming one of the hottest travel trends and you, too, can dive in and indulge. Who wouldn’t want to dine at one of the world’s finest steak houses, without having to worry about a reservation? That’s right. Whether you’re traveling for business or pleasure, this package might be just the thing for you… and it certainly blurs the lines between business and pleasure! Read More
Looking to Awaken Appetites Unknown? Feed your weekend appetite with everything we have going on inside the Epicurean Hotel this weekend and beyond. Read More
Just a few weeks ago I shared with you my awesome experience inside one of Chef Beth’s cupcake classes. Well, Chef Beth from Cloud 9 Confections is back this month with a unique and mouthwatering class on baking with bacon. That’s right… bacon! Read More