Taco Bell Corp.

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2014

    Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show Starts Next Week: Five Places to Watch the Action

    Over the course of the next couple of weeks, yachts of all shapes and sizes will be descending upon the City of Fort Lauderdale like drunk dude-bros on Taco Bell at 4 a.m. Tickets to the show range from about $22 to $42 per person. And while getting in will give you up-close and personal access to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 6, 2014

    Today is National Doughnut Day: Five Fun Flavors to Try

    The saying goes, "Every dog has his day." And in this country, every food items has its national holiday too. Today, the food item favored by cops and Homer Simpson is getting the recognition it deserves. That's right, it's national doughnut day. Rather than keep going for a plain old fashioned, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2013

    Nugtella: Creamy Hazelnut and Pot Treat is Real

    We all have our favorite "stoner food". Some love a Taco Bell run, others can go through a dozen donuts. And then there's Nutella. Straight from the jar, the chocolate-and-hazelnut combination satisfies like nothing else when we're jonesing for a little somethin' somethin'. Now, what if we told yo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2013

    July Restaurant Openings and Closings in Broward and Palm Beach

    July proved to be a kind month to the restaurant world. Many new spots opened their doors with a pile more on deck. Fortunately, only a few shut down for good. To keep you informed of the overall comings and goings of the South Florida restaurant scene, we bring to you July's list of restaurant mort ... More >>

  • Culture

    August 1, 2013
  • Blogs

    March 5, 2013

    Orlando Company Wants to Purchase Mangos Restaurant and Lounge on Las Olas

    Mangos Restaurant and Lounge, the iconic island-style restaurant and lounge on Las Olas Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale, may be in the process of being bought out by Big Three Restaurants Inc. The Orlando corporation is in the business of owning and operating franchise restaurants. Big Three is an ea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2013

    Man Bites Off Girlfriend's Thumb, According to Police

    Ricardo Davis and his girlfriend got into a verbal spat, as some couples are apt to do. And sure, sometimes the arguments between you and your lady end badly, like someone calling the other's mother a bad name. But according to Palm Bay Police, Davis apparently decided to end this argument by biti ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2012

    Rocco's Tacos Holds Chihuahua Fundraiser During Tacos & Tatas Tuesday

    It makes sense that Rocco's Tacos is holding a Chihuahua fundraiser, since it was another, larger taco joint that helped to make Chihuahuas one of the most popular breed of dog in the United States.Back in 1997, fast food chain Taco Bell started an advertising campaign featuring a talking Chihuahua ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2012

    Sunday Is Mexican Independence Day: Three Places to Find Authentic Tacos in Broward

    If your way of celebrating Mexican heritage is making your standard 2 a.m. Taco Bell visit, freeze and put down the Chalupa. Clean Plate Charlie has got your covered on where you can celebrate Mexican Independence Day on Sunday, September 16, by visiting authentic Mexican restaurants in Broward. And ... More >>

  • News

    June 7, 2012
  • Blogs

    March 30, 2012

    Florida's Tomatoland Is Still Awfully Bleak

    This video has been sent to me a couple of time this week, filmed during a visit to Immokalee, Florida by Daniel Klein of The Perennial Plate. It's where a third of the country's tomatoes are grown for grocery sales.During his visit, Klein interviews Lupa Gonzalo from Guatemala, a tomato picker and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 9, 2012

    Why Do These Reviewers Love Olive Garden?

    ​Whether we're talking about the Olive Garden's "five worst dishes" or Anthony Bourdain boiling with rage when he drives past one, the chain's bottomless breadsticks have incited loathing in South Florida and elsewhere.Not so in Grand Forks, North Dakota or Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where two l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 17, 2012

    What Kind of Burrito Eater Are You?

    ​The opening of Lime has been pushed back one more day until tomorrow's dinner, Clean Plate Charlie learned when we stopped by the chain. Damn. We've been hankering for burritos all week. To distract ourselves from the disappointment, we sized up each burrito place on Federal Highway and paired ea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2012

    Eating Chicken Wings, Squirrel, and Wu Tang Clams

    ​Happy day after Super Bowl. Yesterday, the country ate 1.25 million chicken wings. Today, it's wing sauce and blue cheese smoothies. Read on for today's food-related links.1. The National Restaurant Association projects that restaurant sales will grow by 3.5 percent in 2012, with two out of five ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2011

    Should Publix Use Styrofoam?

    ​Publix, the largest private company in Florida and the 15th largest retailer in the U.S., is again the focus of criticism from do-gooders.

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2011

    Epic Meal Time Herman Cain Edition: Fast Food Pizza (Video)

    Republican Party? Pizza Party!​Since we're all impatiently awaiting Herman Cain's important announcement today, we decided to figure out possible public relations strategies for Cain to get back into the good graces of the American public.Cain has a background in managing a fast food chain and a p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 25, 2011

    Takeru Kobayashi Eats 7.5 Pounds of Turkey in 10 Minutes (Video)

    ​If you thought you ate too much at yesterday's Thanksgiving feast, ponder this.Extreme eating champion Takeru Kobayashi ate 7.5 pounds of turkey at an eating competition. Kobayashi tore into the bird much like some natural predator would in the wild.This is just a light snack for the world record ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2011

    Fort Lauderdale's Dirt Cheap Happy Hour Eats

    ​Recession or no, it seems that everyone loves a deal, whether it's a happy hour buffet, dollar eats, or slashed prices on favorite items. Would you eat dinner for a dollar, or less? (I'd likely skip it, though I'm in the minority.) Here's a round up of recs for low brow fare on days when money's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2011

    Fort Lauderdale's Dirt Cheap Happy Hour Eats

    ​Recession or no, it seems that everyone loves a deal, whether it's a happy hour buffet, dollar eats, or slashed prices on favorite items. Would you eat dinner for a dollar, or less? (I'd likely skip it, though I'm in the minority.) Here's a round up of recs for low brow fare on days when money's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2011

    Trader Joe's Says "Ef You!" to Florida Tomato Pickers, Middle Class Eats the Most Fast Food, and More

    ​​Each week, we cull eclectic stories from the internets so you don't have to. 1. Author of Tomatoland Barry Estabrook reports that a 20-year old labor rights group representing tomato pickers in southwestern Florida marched to Trader Joe's headquarters in Los Angeles to ask execs to work w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 27, 2011

    Top Ten Drunchies

    andrew_mc_d​You get home from a long night out and what is the first thing you want to do? Crawl into your bed and hope tomorrow does not bring sickness from the night's mistakes? Yes -- but first, Must. Have. Grease.We all know the feeling. You just can't quite roll into bed until you stuff your ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 24, 2011
  • Blogs

    February 9, 2011

    Nine Ways to Order Meat-Free Without Annoying Your Server

    Ildar Sagdejev"OK. Meatball sub, hold the meatball; extra saliva."​Face it; despite vegetarianism being a rather widely accepted lifestyle, there's still people who cringe or roll their eyes when you tell them you don't eat meat. Most of the time you can brush it off, but if that's the kind of&nb ... More >>

  • Film

    October 7, 2010
  • Blogs

    April 15, 2010

    Immokalee Workers Plan Major Push on Publix This Weekend

    Pressure mounts on Publix.​Thirty-year-old Romeo Ramirez has worked on Florida farms for his "whole life," he says. And despite the conditions he's seen -- stagnant wages, no benefits, and even migrant farm workers forced to work against their will -- he still seems to see the state he lives in as ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 13, 2010

    CIF Launches Mobile "Modern Day Slavery Museum"

    Slavery museum has a captive audience​Ever wondered what it feels like to lift a 32-pound bucket of tomatoes? When the Coalition of Imokalee Workers' Modern Day Slavery Museum, which kicked off its statewide tour last week, hits town you'll have a chance. That 32-pound  bucket is part of the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 1, 2010

    Been Drinking? Think Meat.

    flickr user: wharman​I'm relatively sure that I'm not the only person who, after an evening of cocktails with friends who recently headed home, has stood in his kitchen looking desperately for an easy, late-night, meat-based meal. But cooking abilities are questionable for someone who's holding on ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2009

    Anatomy of a Bad Meal at Latitudes Beach Cafe

    John LinnMiso sea bass at Latitudes: Oh, the humanity.​Last week I checked out Ron Duprat's restaurant in the Hollywood Beach Marriott, Latitudes Beach Cafe. I high hopes for Duprat's food after catching the Haitian-born chef on this season of the Bravo series Top Chef, even if longtime critic Gai ... More >>

  • Music

    January 31, 2008

    The Ween Abides

    Ten reasons Ween is better than your favorite band

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2007
  • News

    January 4, 2007

    Culture Pooped

    When you're having fun, the red is all in the mind

  • Music

    July 20, 2006

    South of the Border

    Guajiro shores up a Latin punk audience, Castro excluded.

  • Calendar

    April 27, 2006


    It's a mall world after all

  • Calendar

    September 1, 2005
  • Music

    March 31, 2005

    Arrest His Development

    Damn it, Beck gets older with Guero

  • Calendar

    March 24, 2005
  • News

    February 24, 2005

    Rock the Vote

    A father assesses his anarchist son's chances of becoming Lake Worth's next mayor

  • Calendar

    January 13, 2005
  • News

    October 21, 2004

    Flick Fixation

    Gary Davis' cinma is so vrit, sometimes it brings the cops rushing to the set

  • Calendar

    July 1, 2004
  • News

    November 27, 2003

    Our Own Smarty-pants

    Yes, last week's "exclusive" was a ruse, but it still fooled a few cops and reporters

  • Calendar

    July 17, 2003

    Brazilian Summer

    Carnival comes to Hollywood

  • Dining

    October 24, 2002

    Don't Mess with Tex-Mex

    The South Florida outpost of the Cafe del Rio chain doesn't explore any culinary frontiers

  • Dining

    January 3, 2002

    A Fresh Start

    The upcoming year looks to be a weird one in the South Florida culinary scene

  • News

    August 16, 2001

    Letters to the Editor

    Letters for August 16, 2001

  • Culture

    June 28, 2001

    Chin Up

    Bruce Campbell knows why bad movies happen to great actors

  • Arts and Entertainment

    May 17, 2001

    Best One-Act Play

    Iphigenia in Orem

  • Music

    February 8, 2001

    Hair Apparent

    Evol Egg Nart fights the evil music industry empire by ignoring it

  • Culture

    January 6, 2000

    Taking a Scalpel to Plastic Surgery

    "Body Buy Back: A Temporary Installation Reflecting on the Practice and Social Dimensions of Cosmetic Surgery"

  • Dining

    August 6, 1998
  • More >>