Historic Section



The Corazon Cinema & Cafe in St Augustine, FL – Lunch, Movies and Beer


The Corazon Cinema and Café celebrates its grand opening Friday, September 26th, 2014. I think it will be a big  star here in Saint Augustine.     The Corazon Cinema and Café is located at 36 Granada Street, in historic downtown St. Augustine (formerly known as “Pot Belly’s Theater.”)  This Drafthouse style cinema will feature […]

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Best Pizza in Historic Downtown

pizza time

It’s Pizza Time Baby!- If I have to get a pizza downtown, Pizza Time is the place I go. Located on St. George Street in historic downtown is a gem of a pizzeria. I remember several years ago peeking my head in the door, shouting to the owner, “do you make a good Cannoli?” “THE BEST,”  he […]

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Review of the New Mellow Mushroom in St Augustine FL


Everyone has been asking us what we think of the new Mellow Mushroom in Saint Augustine, Florida.  It has become a “Locals Favorite” for sure.   The atmosphere here is colorful, creative and funky with an industrial feel. It has a good vibe, a huge bar and plenty of TVs to watch sports. There are tables […]

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The Best Cuban Sandwich I’ve Ever Had on the Oldest Street in Saint Augustine

alviles st

Even when it rains, St. Augustine is one of the most beautiful places I’ve ever laid eyes on. I was meeting a business associate for a quick lunch downtown and she suggested we eat at La Herencia Café. It is located on historic, picturesque Aviles Street. This street is a photographer’s dream! It’s dotted with eateries […]

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La Pentola- Fine Dining in Historic Saint Augustine


  As far as fine dining goes, I really don’t do as much of it as I used to. Living in St. Augustine on Anastasia Island has kind of made me a toes-in-the-sand, sandwich-in-hand kind of girl. There are times, however,  such as special occasions , that a sandwich in hand just won’t do. It’s […]

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Harry’s Seafood- Dining Under the Stars in Historic St. Augustine


  Why are we hooked on Harry’s? THE COURTYARD. “Laissez Les Bon Temps Rouler.” Don’t ask me to pronounce that, especially after I’ve had a Hurricane but it means,“Let the Good Times Roll” And roll they have – time and time again for us at Harry’s. Although this place is called Harry’s Seafood, we don’t go […]

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Authentic French Food in Saint Augustine

Bistro de Leon

bis·tro- [bis-troh; French bee-stroh] 1. a small, modest, European-style restaurant or café. 2. a small nightclub or restaurant. Origin:-1920–25; < French bistro ( t ), orig. argot, first attested in the sense “proprietor of a tavern” (1884); of obscure origin.     Bistro de Leon is just that. My husband and I usually like to […]

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You Won’t Lose Your MoJo Eating this BBQ in St Augustine


I grew up in South Florida where grilling and BBQ goes hand in hand. In the summer we would spend time in Arkansas and in Memphis. My grandparents lived there, therefore, I grew up on BBQ. So when I heard a new BBQ place moved into town I had to check it out. My husband […]

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LuLi’s- A Sweet Treat for Any Occasion

The very first time I had a LULI’S Cupcake  some precious client had brought in a half a dozen to the Salon while I was working . We had seven workers so someone wasn’t getting a cup cake and more than likely it was going to be me, since I was the new girl . BUT it was my […]

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