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

Leon County Public Library to Hold Food Preservation Class on Zoom this Saturday

By Cristi McKee | Photo: LeRoy Collins Leon County Public Library System On Saturday, August 22, 2020, from 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m., the Leon County Public Library will be holding a food preservation class via Zoom. In partnership with the UF/IFAS office here in Tallahassee, the class will focus on food preparation techniques such as canning, freezing, and dehydrating for fruits and vegetables. Led by Heidi … Continue reading Leon County Public Library to Hold Food Preservation Class on Zoom this Saturday

2020 Florida State Pizza Festival Postponed

By Amy Marcos | Photo: Carissa Gan This year’s Florida State Pizza Festival has been postponed due to COVID-19 concerns and large gathering restrictions. “U.S. Pizza Festivals Number 1 priority is and always will be the safety of our festival attendees, pizza chefs, vendors and everyone of the pizza lovers like us out there. The Tallahassee Pizza Festival is delayed until further notice,” a representative … Continue reading 2020 Florida State Pizza Festival Postponed

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

Where to Get King Cake for Mardi Gras in Tallahassee

By Amy Marcos | Photo: Phil Denton King Cake is a delicious part of a New Orleans traditional Mardi Gras, but fortunately for Tallahassee residents, a number of local bakeries sell them! For Mardi Gras, beginning on Tuesday, February 25, 2020, you can depend on any of these local bakeries to have a king cake for you. Tasty Pastry Bakery — Located at 1355 Market … Continue reading Where to Get King Cake for Mardi Gras in Tallahassee

Celebrate Locally-Sourced Food in Tallahassee at 7 Days of Local Delights

By The Tally Wire Staff | Photo: Megan Thomas Next week, from January 19, 2020 to January 26, 2020, Tallahassee foodies have the opportunity to taste all the tastiness that locally-grown food offers here in town during this year’s Seven Days of Local Delights. The Seven Days of Local Delights event, which is hosted by the Red Hills Small Farm Alliance, is an annual, week-long, … Continue reading Celebrate Locally-Sourced Food in Tallahassee at 7 Days of Local Delights

Local Restaurant, The Flying Bear, Sold to Unnamed Business

By Amy Marcos | Photo: Flying Bear Great American Grill On Thursday, December 12, 2019, local Tallahassee foodie favorite, The Flying Bear Great American Grill, announced that their restaurant was sold and will be changing ownership. Their  last day of service will be Saturday, December 14, 2019. For over 6 years, The Flying Bear has been serving customers tasty brunch, lunch, and dinner at 6265 … Continue reading Local Restaurant, The Flying Bear, Sold to Unnamed Business

Round Up of Coffee Shops in Tallahassee

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — From classic Tallahassee coffee shops, to lesser-known coffee havens, this round up of coffee shops in town is for all local coffee lovers. Here is a list, in no particular order, of coffee shops here in town. RedEye Coffee — Stop by their Midtown location at 1122 Thomasville Road, their Capital Circle location at 1196 Capital Circle NE, or … Continue reading Round Up of Coffee Shops in Tallahassee

Chi Chi’s Café Truly Brings the 305 to the 850

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Chi Chi’s Café When approaching Chi Chi’s Café, the upbeat sound of Latin music immediately fills your ears, the smell of guava wafts through the air and meets you on the doorstep, and you are instantly transported to another place and time—and you should be, given that Chi Chi’s was founded by Miami transplants Rafel and Donna “Chi Chi” Diaz. … Continue reading Chi Chi’s Café Truly Brings the 305 to the 850