Volusia Dining Days

Volusia Dining Days (September 13 – 22) is a 10-day celebration of culinary excellence for Volusia restaurants. During VDD, participating restaurants offer special three-course menu options and fixed pricing, a great opportunity for residents and visitors alike to indulge in the area’s finest cuisine! No reservations, tickets or passes required. Pricing for the event is $10-$15 for a 2-course lunch, and $20,$25, $30 or $35 … Continue reading Volusia Dining Days

Buttermilk Fried Chicken Biscuits with Hot Honey

Sweet, Savory and Delicious! Find More at TheCrumbyKitchen.com It has taken 30-ish years, but I’m finally in love with honey. I’m not sure what took so long, since there are plenty of iffy foods I came around to a lot quicker. Local honey, fruity honey, honeycomb – it wasn’t until I discovered Bee Harmony Honey that I looked forward to licking it from a spoon. … Continue reading Buttermilk Fried Chicken Biscuits with Hot Honey

Low Carb Maple Pecan French Toast Casserole

Find More at TheKetoQueens.com Easy and Low Carb Breakfast Casserole We know just as well as you do that breakfast food is the bomb. Of the many wonderful breakfast foods, french toast is definitely a classic.  We have developed a recipe that reinvents the idea of boring old french toast. This low carb maple pecan french toast casserole is a fresh, new take on your traditional french … Continue reading Low Carb Maple Pecan French Toast Casserole

Revitalizing Outback Plaza NSB

Welcome Riptides Raw Bar & Grill 2nd Location  The Outback Plaza property, located beachside at 429 3rd Avenue in New Smyrna Beach, will be revitalized. Plans for a four-story, 114-room Hyatt Place hotel will replace the distressed former grocery-centered commercial strip. Additionally, Ormond Beach’s Riptides Raw Bar & Grill will be adding a second location, developed on the same parcel. Construction plans for the new … Continue reading Revitalizing Outback Plaza NSB

5 Best Burgers in Town

Nothing says “summer” quite like a hot, juicy burger fresh off the grill! You can find plenty of tasty burgers in Volusia County, but here are the top five spots the locals go to beef it up.  Ask A Local: Best Burgers in Volusia County Each place featured below was voted as the BEST by ECC Facebook Fans. Be sure to “Like” our page to … Continue reading 5 Best Burgers in Town

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60 Sites To Participate In The Summer Food Program

Volusia County’s Human Services Office is sponsoring a Summer Food Service Program for children from June 3 through August 9. Kids in Need Can Get Free Meals All Summer Long The program, funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, provides nutritionally balanced meals regardless of race, color, sex, disability or national origin during summer vacation when school breakfasts and lunches are not available. All children … Continue reading 60 Sites To Participate In The Summer Food Program

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Where to Find the Best Burger in Volusia County

Summertime means a big, juicy burger. Sometimes it’s just too hot to fire up the grill at home, so here are the local spots in Volusia county that know how to serve up an incredible burger. *Voting was based on the best restaurant, not the featured burger. ** Burger prices and availability are subject to change. Call or check menu. Best Burger Spots in Volusia … Continue reading Where to Find the Best Burger in Volusia County

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Baked Garlic Parmesan Artichoke Dip

This creamy dip is subtly infused with garlic and parmesan making for one heck of a tasty dip because let’s face it, garlic and parm go good on pretty much anything. Ingredients for Baked Garlic Parmesan Artichoke Dip Butter for the pan 6 ounces cream cheese slightly softened 1/2 cup jarred marinated artichoke hearts drained and chopped 1/4 cup mayo 1/4 cup heavy whipping cream … Continue reading Baked Garlic Parmesan Artichoke Dip

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Best Dog Friendly Restaurants In Volusia County

Volusia County certainly isn’t lacking in delicious restaurants, but sometimes you don’t want to leave home without your furry best friend. These great dining establishments offer outdoor seating for you and your dog – some even have special dog menus. Here are the top five local spots to dine al fresco with Fido!  Best Restaurants to Eat with you Dog in Volusia County LULU’S OCEANSIDE … Continue reading Best Dog Friendly Restaurants In Volusia County