El Cocinero opening new location in Midtown in December

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — Within the next few weeks, popular Mexican food restaurant, El Cocinero, will be opening up a new location in Midtown at 1303 Thomasville Road. While a specific date has not been set for their grand opening, the restaurant is planning on opening their doors in early December. As of recent, El Cocinero has been operating out of Liberty Bar … Continue reading El Cocinero opening new location in Midtown in December

Tallahassee’s newest Mediterranean restaurant, Yasou Cafe, celebrates grand opening

By The Tally Wire staff TALLAHASSEE, Fla — On Nov. 3, Tallahassee’s newest Mediterranean restaurant, Yasou Cafe, celebrated their grand opening at at 3551 Blairstone Rd. Suite 101. The new cafe offers “a new adventure coming from the Mediterranean,” and “the real taste of the most famous dishes from the Mediterranean countries in Tallahassee,” according to restaurant owners. Cafe Yasou’s food menu features classic Mediterranean … Continue reading Tallahassee’s newest Mediterranean restaurant, Yasou Cafe, celebrates grand opening

North Florida Carnival Food Fair coming up this weekend

By The Tally Wire staff TALLAHASSEE, Fla — From Friday, Nov., to Sunday, Nov. 8, the North Florida Fair will be hosting a carnival food fair in lieu of the annual North Florida Fair. Each day from 11:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m., the carnival will be open on site at the North Florida Fairgrounds located at 441 Paul Russell Rd. This fall’s North Florida Fair event was … Continue reading North Florida Carnival Food Fair coming up this weekend

Where to Celebrate National Cheeseburger Day in Tallahassee

By The Tally Wire staff TALLAHASSEE, Fla — September 18, 2020 marks National Cheeseburger Day, and here in Tallahassee, there are plenty of local spots to celebrate at! Check out this list of four cheeseburger joints to stop by this National Cheeseburger Day. Voodoo Dog — Located at 805 S Macomb St, Voodoo Dog offers an eclectic hotdog and hamburger menu. Featuring everything from a … Continue reading Where to Celebrate National Cheeseburger Day in Tallahassee

New Food Truck, Eggcitement, Offers Monster Handcrafted Breakfast Sandwiches

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — Tallahassee’s newest addition to the food truck scene, Eggcitement, is here! On August 31, 2020, Eggcitement celebrated their first day on the street. Specializing in “monster” handcrafted breakfast sandwiches, The Eggcitement food truck is the newest product of Tally Mac Shack, Tallahassee’s Food Truck of the Year. Offering a number of breakfast sandwiches, including a slow-roasted Korean pork belly … Continue reading New Food Truck, Eggcitement, Offers Monster Handcrafted Breakfast Sandwiches

Local Cuban Cafe, Chi Chi’s Cafe, Closing Doors

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Chi Chi’s Cafe On Sunday, July 12, 2020, local Cuban cafe, Chi Chi’s Cafe, announced via Facebook that they would be closing their doors effective Monday, July 13, 2020, due to the “COVID storm.” The subsequent fallout of COVID-19, staffing challenges, delivery partner fees, and revenue drop are among some of the reasons that the owners, Rafael and Donna Diaz, … Continue reading Local Cuban Cafe, Chi Chi’s Cafe, Closing Doors

Railroad Square Craft House Offers Largest Outside Dining Area in Tallahassee, New Safety Measures, Tasty Meals

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Railroad Square Craft House One of Tallahassee’s newer additions to its food scene, Railroad Square Craft House, located at 644 McDonnell Dr in Railroad Square, reopened on May 4, 2020, with customers’ safety their top priority. Most known for their craft beer, drunken chicken philly, wings, and overall fun atmosphere, the Craft House offers the largest outdoor dining area in … Continue reading Railroad Square Craft House Offers Largest Outside Dining Area in Tallahassee, New Safety Measures, Tasty Meals

Round up of Greek restaurants in Tallahassee

By Amy Marcos TALLAHASSEE, Fla — Do you love Greek food? Fortunately for Tallahassee residents, our city has several Greek restaurants across town. Find out about them below. Pappas Diner — Located at 2531 Apalachee Pkwy, this family-owned diner offers a number of Greek specialties, including gyros, moussaka, Athenian chicken, and more! Find them on Facebook, here. Georgia’s Fine Food and Spirits — This Greek … Continue reading Round up of Greek restaurants in Tallahassee

Round Up of Indian Restaurants in Tallahassee

By The Tally Wire staff | Photo: Amirali Mirhashemian The Tally Wire has rounded up all of the Indian restaurants here in Tallahassee. Get your butter dosa, naan, chicken tikka masala, and mango lassi fix at one of these spots! Essence of India — Essence of India, located at 1105 Apalachee Parkway, serves an exotic cuisine “reflecting the authentic Indian food with myriad blending of … Continue reading Round Up of Indian Restaurants in Tallahassee

Killearn, FSU Maple Street Biscuit Company Now Open Sundays

By Amy Marcos | Photo: Maple Street Biscuit Company On October 11, 2019, Cracker Barrel bought out Maple Street Biscuit Company, and with its new ownership has come, unsurprisingly, several changes. The most recent change to the local breakfast and brunch favorite involves the alteration of restaurant days and hours. The previously Jacksonville, Florida-based “community store” originally operated 6 days a week, giving their employees … Continue reading Killearn, FSU Maple Street Biscuit Company Now Open Sundays