Reservations | Island Pasta Company

“People think we are just about pasta, but we offer so much more.” -Terrence Crovo, Marketing & Operations, Thornado Hospitality Group
After 17 years of serving the community with mouthwatering cuisine, Island Pasta Company in historic downtown Melbourne couldn’t be happier with its positive impact on the Space Coast. Not only does this Caribbean dining spot take […]

Smells Like Fall | Quick and Easy Comfort Food Recipe

By: Tanya Mutton 
Ingredients
1/2 lb ham steak, chopped into cubes
1 apple, peeled, cored and diced
1 medium sweet potato, peeled and diced into 1/4″ to 1/2″ thick cubes
1/2 medium onion, diced
4 eggs, scrambled
coconut oil, for sautéing
Spices
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 tsp cinnamon
1/2 tsp garlic powder
1/2 tsp onion powder
1/4 tsp allspice
1/4 tsp cayenne pepper
Instructions

In a small bowl, mix all […]

UpFront | Oktoberfest

Strap on your lederhosen and get ready for some schnitzel, it’s that time of year again – Oktoberfest! Each year more than six million people from around the world attend this annual funfair in Munich, Germany. Roughly seven million liters of beer are served during the 16-day celebration, while visitors enjoy a wide variety of […]

Healthy Eating at Your Favorite Restaurant

It’s that time of year again. Delicious temptations of holidays feasts and treats are being thrown at us from every angle: family, friends, work parties, holiday parties, Halloween, Thanksgiving… The holidays! If it’s not a feast at home or work to celebrate all the great things that go on this time of year, then it’s […]

Reservations | Off The Traxx

Back on the Right Track
Words and photos by Steven Hicks
Over the past few years, Downtown Melbourne has become quite the destination for shopping, events and food. What was once a street with Meg O’Malley’s, Matt’s Casbah and Main Street Pub as its primary offerings, New Haven Avenue is now alive with new and interesting eateries. […]

upFront | Summer Libations

Enjoy the Cool All Summer Long
By: Craig Chapman
Summer — when hot days are followed by even hotter nights. Each moment, whether you are trying to turn up or chill out, deserves an icy cold libation. This summer, we are mixing our glasses with light and fresh ingredients to craft some of the most refreshing cocktails […]

upFront | GoodEats

Reservations | Tequila Azul

Photography and Story by: Steven Hicks
If you live in Suntree/Viera or frequent The Avenue, you know that the restaurant on the corner has changed owners more than once. It was built as a family-style chain restaurant, then an expensive steakhouse moved in. But new owners have once again taken over, and if the food, drinks […]

Flavors | Reservations

Long Doggers | Celebrating 20 Years

upfront | Celebration

Upfront | The Best Cupcakes In Town

Reservations: Frogbones and the Double Tapp Bar & Grill

Reservations: Mothers Who Brunch

PERFECT MOTHER’S DAY BRUNCH RESTAURANTS IN BREVARD

Being a parent is hard work! Sometimes, the hardest work comes after work; getting everyone situated, studied, fed and into bed. Even on the weekends, mom never seems to have a day off. So, on that one day a year we call Mother’s Day, mom deserves at least the […]

Put the Kettle On

By: Tanya Mutton
Catastrophe. “Put the kettle on.” Drama. “Put the kettle on.” Need a good chat? “Put the kettle on.”

The phrase, “Let me put the kettle on and make a nice cuppa” is usually the first thing English people say to make all things better. It’s a huge part of the social culture and it’s […]

Neighborhood Eatery Delights: with Rustic, International Selections

In the months since opening Cibo (pronounced Chee-bo) Neighborhood Eatery in central Rockledge, Chef Luca Filadi and wife, Lee Ann, have been quietly assessing their new enterprise. Former proprietors of the highly regarded and decidedly upscale Mango Tree in Cocoa Beach, the Filadis opened this new location in Rockledge last year.

Gone are the tourists and […]

A Model’s Life

My life as an actress/model is an adventure. Many times I don’t know what I am going to be doing or even who or what the commercial or ad is exactly for. Once, very early on – I think it was my second commercial, I got booked as a “reporter at a press conference.” I […]

Old World Charm in a Brand New Place

If everything that’s old is new again, then Space Coast diners are in for a wonderful surprise with the remodeling and updates that have been completed at the venerable Café Margaux in Cocoa Village.

Since opening 26 years ago with a nod to the old world charm of France, the restaurant has served thousands of people […]

Going Alfresco on the Beach

Ride, Boat, DIG

Local Entrepreneur Leads By Example
By Shawna Serig Kelsch

Family Determinism & Optimism Front and Center

Matt Kerr is a marvel: a dynamo of energy, optimism and strength – both mentally and physically.

“What I’m telling you is not anything I remember, but what I’m told happened,” Kerr began.

“I hit the ground hard. There was bone on bone, gravel […]