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Photos of 7th Avenue during the evening of Superbowl 2017 in the Ybor City neighborhood of Tampa, FL

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Ulele Restaurant, Tampa

TAMPA, FL – Ulele Restaurant is an upscale establishment that features native Floridian food, barbacoa grilling and in-house brewed beer on N. Highland Ave. along the Hillsborough River in Tampa, FL.

Barbocoa is defined as Mexican Barbecue, a process that grills, steams and smokes the meat at the same time resulting in a moist and flavorful meat.

Ulele currently ranks an almost perfect 4.6 rating out of 1618 reviews on Opentable. The restaurant books around 200 guests each night on Opentable alone.

Entrees 17 – 46 (served with veggie and potato or rice)
Appetizers 5 -15
Salads 10 – 16
Sides 4 – 5

The restaurant is owned by Richard Gonzmart, one of Tampa’s most gifted visionaries and restaurateurs. A few of Mr. Gonzmart’s latest ventures include Goody Burgers that’s now open and Santo Stefano, an authentic Italian restaurant in the works in Ybor City.

Ulele Restaurant
1810 N Highland Ave, Tampa, FL 33602
(813) 999-4952 | Google Maps

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Caffeine, Tampa (opens)

TAMPA, FL – Caffeine Tampa is an urban specialty coffee shop that opened April 25, 2016 at 212 E. Cass Street across from The Element in downtown Tampa, FL.

The owners were born and raised in Europe and are specialist in making craft coffee at its finest.

Caffeine Tampa is independently owned and operated. Please help support local businesses by stopping in for a freshly brewed cup of coffee.

M – F:  6 am – 8 pm
SAT: 8 am – 5 pm
SUN: 8 am – 5 pm

Caffeine Tampa
212 E Cass St, Tampa, FL
(813) 374-0783 | Google Maps

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NINE 15 Apartments, Tampa (2017)

DOWNTOWN TAMPA, FL – NINE 15 Apartments will be a 23-story, 362 unit apartment tower that’s currently under construction at 915 North Franklin Street in downtown Tampa, FL.

On the ground level of the complex there will be a few spaces for restaurants and retail. The prime property is part of Tampa’s Block grant that includes the historic Kress building across the street as well.

SEPT 2015 – Hillsborough County Records shows the property being purchased on September 9, 2015 for $6.4 million by Carter and Associates LLC from Atlanta.

DEC 2015 – DPR Construction began demolition of the 900 block of Franklin Street on Dec 15, 2015.

SEPT 2016 – The concrete framed structure reaches five floors. Franklin Manor night spot opens across the street on Sept 3, 2016.

♦ Completion anticipated 2017

NINE 15 Apartments
915 N. Franklin Street, Tampa, FL 33602
www.livenine15.comGoogle Map


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Taco Bus, Franklin St, Tampa

DOWNTOWN TAMPA, FL – Taco Bus is a Mexican restaurant with an old school bus as the front located on Franklin Street in downtown Tampa, FL.

7 Locations: Downtown Tampa, St. Pete, SOHO, Brandon, Lakeland, Tampa and USF.

Tacos: 2 for $5.99
Burrito: 1 for $7.99

Taco Bus – Downtown Tampa
505 N Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602
(813) 397-2800 | Google Maps