March 20, 2019

Don't forget this Sunday is Embers Wood Grill's annual Embers Wine and Food Festival. My friends over at BMW of Gainesville are the title sponsors, and it's going to be a great time as usual. The infamous cheese room, specialty desserts, raw bar, outdoor grill station,...

February 7, 2019

Valentine’s Day is upon us, what better way to show your love and affection for your significant other than to revel in your mutual affinity for tasty yummies. Display your devotion with offerings of severed plants, fruit that has been sensuously embraced by dried warm...

January 14, 2019

We’ve got some hot news on the horizon, so I’m overdue for a news post. But first, let’s get one thing out of the way: No, I do not know when Newk’s is opening. They said December, now they say January, but who knows? I certainly do not.

-Cilantro Tacos had their last d...

April 6, 2018

Folks, it’s time for another news post and there’s a lot going on this weekend in the world of food. I’ve also got some big updates on a few restaurant openings in town. Oh, and in case you missed my previous post, make sure you’re following me on Instagram @keneatsgai...

March 24, 2018

Easter Sunday is fast approaching, here’s a round-up of some of the happenings going on around town! Not a whole lot going on, but I hope this helps y’all find something to do!

-Sweetwater Branch Inn is serving a brunch buffet on Easter Sunday from 11 AM to 2 PM that in...

April 10, 2016

Embers Wood Grill hosted their inaugural Wine & Food Festival earlier today. Let me just say wow, they did a wonderful job organizing the event. The service, the music, the staff, and most importantly the food was all on point. Over 275 different wines and champagnes w...

April 4, 2016

Embers Wood Grill is hosting their first-ever Wine & Food Festival this Sunday, April 10th. There will be over 275 different wines, champagne, and liquor available for sampling in addition to cheeses from around the world, desserts, a raw bar, and an outdoor grill stat...

February 6, 2015


It’s time for another round of the news, and this time, I’ll rounding up some of the various Valentine’s Day specials around town. This is for all you lovebirds out there. A home-cooked meal with a nice bottle of wine is always A+ Great Job #1, but if that’s not yo...

August 10, 2014

Ah yes, the curious case of Square One Burgers. Based out of the Tampa area, the recently opened Gainesville location is their eighth, with other restaurants in St. Pete, Sarasota, and The Villages as well. Having taken over the former Maui Teriyaki location, the buil...

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