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Pub Americana Sangria and Bloody mary
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Sangria Sunday

A trip to Cocoa Village on Sunday to see one of our favorite local bands, Hot Pink, found us enjoying a little Sangria Sunday beforehand. The day is absolutely gorgeous, the weather has a hint of Fall and we are a little hangry. The sidewalk seating, $5 Sangrias, $5 Bloody Mary’s, and mouthwatering burgers at […]

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Saturday Vibes

Are you looking for some great Saturday vibes? Kick-off your weekday heels and untie those ties? Hello, I have got the spot for you! We recently spent a lazy Saturday afternoon chillin’ like villain’s in the outside tiki bar in Downtown Melbourne’s Mainstreet Pub. We thought we would just grab a quick bite late and […]

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Crafty Crane Charcutrie Board
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Beer, Wine,& Boards

Pull up your bar stool in this quaint, welcoming, off the beaten path in Downtown Melbourne bar and eatery. You will find beer, wine, & boards at The Crafty Crane. The large authentic barrel seats, wood slat walls, and chalkboard listing their beer, wine, and boards available bring cozy to an all new level. The […]

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ember and oak pork tenderloin
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Friday Date Night!

It’s Friday Date Night! We were cruising the main drag of Downtown Melbourne. How 50’s Vegas, right? Truth be told, little Downtown Melbourne is quite the Friday date night hot spot! The twinkly lights on the patio of the newly opened Ember & Oak sparked our curiosity. We love this location. The Chef clearly has […]

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Grill at 1450 Passport to Dining
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Passport To The Unexpected In Dining

Expect the unexpected! Looking for a passport to the unexpected in dining? Sometimes Google can send you on an adventure that you didn’t quite expect. That is exactly what was happening to my girlfriend and I on our mid-week meet up. My Google search sent me to a new restaurant that is now open in […]

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28 North Gastrobar Burger
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Just Plain Elevated

Watch out Melbourne, there is a new Chef in town and he is kicking it up a notch in creativity! I am proud to report that the menu and cocktails are just plain elevated! If you watch any cooking shows on television, you know that this is a term for taking a traditional dish and […]

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Amuse Bouche
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The Surprise of The Amuse- Bouche

One of my favorite things that are very unique about some of the Space Coast’s local restaurants is the ability to surprise me with absolutely delicious amuse-bouche! What a funny French word, right? It literally means mouth amuser. An Amuse-bouche is typically served in an upscale restaurant. If you are wondering what an amuse-bouche may […]

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Oysters from Slack tide
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Never Underestimate the Local Dive Bar

Never underestimate the local dive bar! We live on the Coast of Florida. Do you realize how lucky we truly are? We have access to both the beach and the Indian River which brings amazing water views and even cool breezes during the hottest of summer nights. I think we take these little holes in […]

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