Tag: food

Wawa Opens in Parkland

Wawa Opens in Parkland

On Oct. 8, 2017, Wawa had a massive ribbon cutting ceremony in Parkland, entering the community by surprising customers with gift cards, free merchandise and reduced prices. “It was no surprise; Wawa is always going out of their way to make customers feel welcome,” customer Gayle Block said. The dreary weather did not stop the gas station from having a […]

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From left to right there is the large Thai boba tea, spicy kimchi beef ramen and octopus skewers that I had for lunch. Photo by Christy Ma

Review: Fyr & Ice brings spice to Coral Springs

As one of the only places in Broward County that sells authentic Hong Kong egg waffles, Fyr & Ice exceeded my expectations and gave me a night to remember through savory and delicious ramen followed by sweet boba tea and crisp egg waffles. When I walked into Fyr & Ice, which is situated on West Sample Road, I was immediately […]

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Review: Students flippin’ over falafel

Review: Students flippin’ over falafel

From vegan delights like falafel and hummus, to popular pita sandwiches like shawarma and shish kabob, Falafel Bistro has menu items for everyone. Falafel bistro offers a variety of appetizers, main dishes and desserts. To start with, their sautéed cauliflower mixed with a spicy date sauce is just mouthwatering. The bistro brussel sprouts are also to die for. They are […]

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Review: Farmer’s Table offers organic food selections

Review: Farmer’s Table offers organic food selections

Farmer’s Table is located in Boca Raton, near the Town Center Mall. It’s pretty far away from Parkland but the 30-minute drive is all worth the quality of food of this fantastic restaurant. I was first introduced to this restaurant when I was invited to a brunch to celebrate my friend’s birthday. The weather was perfect so we decided to […]

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Review: It’s all Greek to me

Review: It’s all Greek to me

 If you are looking for a taste of Greece, then Ethos Greek Bistro is the place to go. Greek small plates and entrees are offered in a sleek, modern space with indoor and outdoor seating. Ethos includes a bar, online ordering and takeout but not delivery. At Ethos, there is a diverse menu with some of the best the dishes […]

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Students flock to Chick N’ Treats for bubble tea

Students flock to Chick N’ Treats for bubble tea

A new trend to the Parkland/Coral Springs area is rapidly increasing in popularity: bubble tea. Bubble tea, also known as pearl milk tea, boba milk tea, boba juice or boba, is a Thai tea-based drink invented in the 1980s. Most bubble tea recipes contain a tea base mixed with fruit or milk, to which chewy tapioca balls or fruit jellies […]

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Review: Jeremiah’s Italian Ice offers multitude of sweet treats

Review: Jeremiah’s Italian Ice offers multitude of sweet treats

A new addition to the surplus of good eateries and ice cream shops in Coral Springs is Jeremiah’s Italian Ice, quickly becoming a new spot for locals to hangout and enjoy their delicious ices and ice cream. Its popularity is evident as upon arrival to the shop, as there is typically a line long enough to cover the entire plaza. […]

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Ninety-One restaurant combines Italian and seafood cuisine

Ninety-One restaurant combines Italian and seafood cuisine

Walking into the Ninety-One restaurant, located inside the neighborhood of Parkland Golf and Country Club, I was greeted with a fancy atmosphere, complimented by professional, well-dressed staff. The hostess seated my friend and I immediately after we told the hostess our reservation name. We had come prepared: the restaurant had a required reservation policy and a collared shirt dress code, […]

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