Ask an Expert

Everything You Need to Know About Visiting Your Local Butcher

Meaty advice from Dominick Reina of Herman’s Meat and Deli.

11/06/2018 By Cooper Levey-Baker

Fun on Tap

A Venice Brewpub Buzzes Around the Clock

In a town that shuts down early, Off the Wagon Brewery and Kitchen is an exception.

11/06/2018 By Cooper Levey-Baker

Table Talk

Restaurant Review: Island Organics

Island Organics delivers health-conscious fare in a hip downtown space.

03/02/2018 By Cooper Levey-Baker

Grab 'n' Go

The Best To-Go Breakfasts in Venice

Where to get a hurried handheld.

01/01/2018 By Cooper Levey-Baker

Table Talk

Restaurant Review: Nokomis Crabhouse

Maryland-style crustaceans come to Nokomis.

01/01/2018 By Cooper Levey-Baker

Wake Up Call

The Best Breakfasts in Venice

Open your eyes—and your mouth—at South County’s 12 best breakfast restaurants.

01/01/2018 By Cooper Levey-Baker

Turkish Delight

Restaurant Review: Bodrum

Tour the Mediterranean at the new Bodrum.

10/24/2017 By Cooper Levey-Baker

Table Talk

Robbi's Reef Offers Seafood and Smoke

More offerings and space at the new Robbi’s Reef.

03/01/2017 By Cooper Levey-Baker

Food from the Boot

A Taste of the Old Country at Angelo's Italian Market & Restaurant

The pizza is a calling card here, but it's hardly the only thing going.

02/21/2017 By Cooper Levey-Baker

Francy Feast

Review: Cafe Longet

A French couple brings new flavors to Miami Avenue.

01/04/2017 By Cooper Levey-Baker

Table Talk

Restaurant Review: Bushido Sushi Bar & Japanese Cuisine

Bushido offers sushi classics alongside more adventurous edibles.

12/02/2016 By Cooper Levey-Baker

From the Editor

Clyde Butcher and Cookies

This month, we're talking about Clyde Butcher and cookie recipes

12/02/2016 By Kay Kipling

Newcomers' Guide 2016

Venice's Cultural Clout

A world of exhibitions, concerts and fun awaits.

10/01/2016 By Kim Hackett

Newcomers' Guide 2016

Get Into Venice's Great Outdoors

A world of recreation—much of it free—awaits you.

10/01/2016 By Kim Hackett

Rise and Dine

First Watch Venice Opens June 20

The Bradenton-based company opens its seventh area restaurant in Venice.

06/09/2016 By Kim Hackett

Entertainment

A Memorial Day Weekend Filled with Festivities

Beer Bash, Blues Festival and BBQ all over town.

05/25/2016 By Kim Hackett

Jaws

Shark's Tooth Festival Starts April 8

Will you be at the annual celebration of prehistoric fangs?

04/08/2016 By Kim Hackett

Anchors Aweigh!

4 Nautical Shopping Finds for the Coastal Lifestyle

Fashion editor Heather Dunhill rounds up great nautical-inspired local shopping finds.

04/04/2016 By Heather Dunhill

Snowbird Fatigue

Signs of the Times: It's Peak Season

Locals have a little fun with our tourists and traffic.

03/17/2016 By Kim Hackett

Ready, Set, Entertain

7 Great Entertaining Finds from Venice-Area Shops

Raise the bar on your entertaining with these festive finds.

02/19/2016 By Heather Dunhill