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

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

Florida State Pizza Festival Coming to Tallahassee in April 2020

By Amy Marcos | Photo: Thomas Tucker ***Update: The Florida State Pizza Festival has been postponed. Tallahassee pizza lovers, rejoice! On Saturday, April 18, 2020, from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., local pizza lovers have the chance to experience the “nation’s biggest pizza festival.” This is your chance to have authentic, tasty Italian pizza in the Capital City. Hosted by U.S Pizza Festivals, this event … Continue reading Florida State Pizza Festival Coming to Tallahassee in April 2020

Historic Tallahassee Restaurant Ma Mary’s Reopening After 20 Years

By Cristi McKee | Photo: TC Confections On July 16, 2019, it was announced that the historic Tallahassee restaurant, Ma Mary’s, will be reopening its doors, 20 years after its initial closure, as TC Bakery Featuring Ma Mary’s Kitchen next month on August 3, 2019.  Behind this re-opening is Jennifer Young, who is the late Tommie C. Williams’ daughter (the original co-owner of Ma Mary’s). Young … Continue reading Historic Tallahassee Restaurant Ma Mary’s Reopening After 20 Years

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

It’s No Myth that Argonaut Coffee is Arriving in Tallahassee

By Abby Cloud | Photo: Argonaut Coffee Tallahassee coffee lovers, you’re in luck! A new coffee shop is arriving soon and it’ll be a must-add to your weekly coffee routine. Earlier this summer, Jason McArthur brought Argonaut Coffee to life and is excited for Tallahassee’s newest coffee shop to open later this year. The Tally Wire spoke with McArthur about his new business to get … Continue reading It’s No Myth that Argonaut Coffee is Arriving in Tallahassee

New Food-Ordering App Launches in Tallahassee

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Nudge Ordering Group Ordering food from the convenience of your own phone is becoming increasingly popular for college students, busy workers, and those on-the-go, and this new app just made it easier to do so. The Nudge Group Ordering app, which was founded by FSU alum Tanner Cline and University of Miami alum Brian Shirzad, makes ordering food from your … Continue reading New Food-Ordering App Launches in Tallahassee

Top Brunch Spots in Tallahassee

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Canopy Road Cafe Brunch is all the rage right now, with good reason! Fortunately for Tallahassee residents, this city has several top-notch brunch spots. Check them out! Maple Street Biscuit Company — For brunch here, Maple Street Biscuit Company’s hash brown cake, a “cake” made of shredded hash browns, stuffed with gouda cheese, and topped with chives, is a must-try. … Continue reading Top Brunch Spots in Tallahassee