WHAT: Mellow Mushroom
WHERE: There are three locations in the area; 11955 Sheldon Rd, Tampa; 10959 Causeway Blvd, Brandon; and 2630 Gulf Bay Blvd, Clearwater. We have been to all three and as with most chain restaurants, the food is identical.
PRICE: About $50 for a 14-inch medium pizza with 5 toppings, a side of 3 pretzels
In my mission to live with less (and have more), I came across an unexpected pleasure... me.
Okay, bring your mind out of the gutter for a minute and follow me down this path; it's actually a LOT cleaner than you might expect.
I (this is Michael, by the way) used to use a washcloth, loofah,
WHAT: Love Food Central restaurant
WHERE: St. Pete, FL (right down the road from two of our faves... Taco Bus and Community Cafe!)
PRICE: $45 for two (including tip, water to drink)
We had a Pulled Barbecue Sandwich, Love Burger with mushrooms (the mushrooms were +$2), a cheese plate appetizer, and a Caramel Sundae. They also
WHAT: Mangia Gourmet restaurant
WHERE: Gulfport, FL (2930 Beach Boulevard S.)
PRICE: About $63 for two people (including tip and dessert)
ATMOSPHERE: Urban hippie. Cozy, small interior with generous, quiet outdoor seating with nice landscaping. This is a great place to meet with friends or have a pleasant meal.
HOW VEGAN IS IT?: Mangia is very vegan-friendly