Pan-Asian steakhouse Fortu opening soon

Via – St. Pete Rising For all the great culinary options St. Pete has to offer, I have always felt the city could benefit from having more “special occasion” restaurants. While we have a plethora of restaurants serving pizza, burgers, and ice cream, sometimes I’m in the mood to be spoiled by a restaurant that […]

Business Profile: Cevíche

Since 1997, Cevíche has brought Spanish flavor and passion to its patrons in both Orlando and St. Petersburg. Famous for its sangria and vast variety of tapas, Cevíche St. Pete has made its mark on the restaurant scene – it even ranks among USA Today’s Top Ten Restaurants in Tampa Bay. Visitors enjoy delicious food […]

Business Profile: Cassis

A staple of Beach Drive, Cassis has a little something for everyone. It consists of three components: the main restaurant, the bakery, and the bar and lounge. Under the leadership of Chef Jeremy Duclut, the Cassis restaurant serves American dishes with French influences. Visitors can come enjoy the beautiful Beach Drive view for a delicious […]

Oak & Stone expands from Sarasota to St. Pete

St. Pete Catalyst By Bill DeYoung Two years ago, Sarasota buddies Joe Seidensticker and Brett Decklever – a restauranteur and a real estate developer – came up with a unique business concept. They created Oak & Stone, an upscale restaurant-slash-tavern serving artisanal pizza, gourmet burgers and other such fare, and – here’s the envelope-pushing  part […]