Our Press


Morning Blend

“Father’s Day Grilling Tips from Datz” June 2017

“The brand-new Dr. BBQ restaurant is gearing pp!” May 2017

The Spotlight

Tampa’s Best Burgers | Tampa Magazine November 2017

“Four Brunch Spots We Love! | NHIE Guys” May 2017

“8 Insider Tips for Crushing Your Next Trip to Tampa” February 2017

“What Your Drink Order Says About You, According to Bartenders” February 2017

“The Naughty List Cocktail Even Santa Might Consider” December 2016

“Strawberry fields: Datz Restaurant Group has fun on the farm in Plant City” November 2016

“5 Boozy Breakfast Drinks You Need This Weekend” November 2016 

“Creme Brulee French Toast Is Lit” November 2016 

“Roux, Datz Prepare Delicious TASTE of the Championship Menu” January 2017

“Tampa Bay, Meet UberEATS” September 2016

“Top 50 Restaurants of Tampa Bay” 2016

Garden & Gun

“Mint Julep Month” April 2018

Genius Kitchen


“THE DARK SIDE” May 2018


“A DRINK, YODA IS” May 2018

Just Bobbi

“Cocktails with a Healthy Twist” May 2018

In The Mix

“in the Mix Spring 2018” March 2018


“Find Out Bartenders’ Dream Drink Destinations” March 2018

Visit Tampa Bay

“Hotels/Resorts and Restaurants 2018” December 2017

“Inaugural Events 2018” December 2017

Broadway World

“MEAN GIRLS Broadway Show Cocktails by Datz in Tampa, Florida” March 2018


“HURRICANE IRMA GERD” September 2017


“5 Things You Do at Restaurants That Secretly Drives the Staff Crazy” February 2018

Booze Clues

“Star Wars Cocktails” December 2017

Vine Pair


Cheat Sheets

“Restaurant Waitstaff Hate It When Customers Do These ‘Nice’ Things” February 2018


“Apple Cider Mimosa, Eggnoggin’ and Feliz Navidad” December 2017

Flavor & The Menu

“Cocktails at Play” January 2018

FSR Magazine

“A Restaurant’s Survival Guide to Natural Disasters” November 2017

“A Restaurant’s Survival Guide to Natural Disasters” September 2017


“5 Things You Do That Annoy Restaurant Staff the Most” October 2017

“This Restaurant Will Save the Day With a Wonder Woman-Inspired Burger” May 2017

Vegan Magazine

“Vegetable “Steaks” – the Prime Cuts of 2018” December 2017

Huffington Post

“This Gorgeous Wonder Woman Burger Will Have You Salivating” May 2017

“Le film “Wonder Woman” a inspiré un super burger à des restaurateurs” May 2017


“5 Tampa Restaurants With Great Kids’ Menus” December 2017

HLN Headline News


Good Morning America

“’Eat Like Jesse’ Tries Datz’s Mac & Cheese Burger″ June 2016

“’Eat Like Jesse’: Jesse Palmer Tries a Burger With a Mac ‘N Cheese Bun at Datz″ June 2016

USA Today


“22 Brunch Cocktails To Kick Off Your Weekend” April 2017

“Where to Get Great Mac and Cheese from Coast to Coast” April 2017

“Next-Level Nachos: Best Revamped Versions” January 2017 

“Welcome to Tampa” July 2014

Southern Living

“Word” March 2018

Bravo “The Feast”

“The 7 Most Over-the-Top Hot Dogs in America (Check Out the One Topped With Bacon Mac and Cheese!)” June 2017

Food & Wine

“5 ‘Nice’ Things You Do That Actually Annoy Restaurant Staff” August 2017

“There’s A “Wonder Woman Burger” on the Way” May 2017


“These ‘Mean Girls’ Cocktails Are The Only Way To Celebrate Oct. 3rd” October 2017

“6 Things Gal Gadot Did To Get In ‘Wonder Woman’ Shape” May 2017

“This Restaurant Came Up With The Most Epic Wonder Woman-Inspired Burger” May 2017

Food Fanatics

“How Individual Staff Style Can Benefit Business” June 2017


“‘Baywatch’ Boasts Best Social Media Buzz Before Debut” May 2017


“Skip the Research — Top Burgers Across the U.S.” May 2018


“This Wonder Woman-Inspired Burger Is The Coolest Thing You’ll Ever Eat” May 2017

“Le film “Wonder Woman” a inspiré un super burger à des restaurateurs” May 2017

Food Republic

“This Tampa Restaurant Takes Star Wars Day Very Seriously” May 2018

“This Wonder Woman Burger Is Fit For A Superhero” May 2017

Crave Online

“13 Bartenders Name Their Favorite Summer Drinks” July 2017

“7 Cocktails Perfect for Easter Brunch” April 2017


“Stir Up a Lucky Irish Breakfast Coffee for St. Paddy’s Day” March 2017


“21 Ways to Make Cooking With Kids More Fun” April 2017


“10 Affordable Spring Vacation Spots You Don’t Have To Leave The Country To Visit” April 2017

Hello Giggles

“This restaurant will save the day with a Wonder Woman-inspired burger” May 2017


“Renaissance Weekend: Tampa, Florida” March 2017

Vice Munchies

“This Mac ‘n’ Cheese Burger Is So Decadent that It’s Actually Making the Internet Mad” April 2017

Food Detik

“Wonder Woman” May 2017


“20 Bartenders Share Their Favorite Nightcaps” April 2018

“5 Out-of-the-Box Margaritas to Celebrate National Margarita Day” February 2018

“Bartenders Wish These Trends Would Die in 2018” December 2017

“Bartenders Reveal How Much You Should Tip on a Cocktail” May 2017

“What Bartenders Want You to Know About Dating a Bartender” May 2017

“You Can Drink This Yoda Cocktail on ‘Star Wars’ Day” May 2017

“4 Frosty Frozen Daiquiris to Make at Home” May 2017

“Bartenders Reveal Their Deathbed Drinks” April 2017

“The Best Shots for People Who Hate Taking Shots” March 2017

“How to Drink Alone at a Bar Without Looking Pathetic” March 2017

“Bartenders Confess Their Most Embarrassing Mistakes” March 2017

“First Date Advice from Bartenders Who Have Seen It All” February 2017

“The Embarrassing Drinks That Bartenders Love” February 2017


“The Most Unusual Doughnut Creations You Have to Try in This Lifetime” August 2017


“Bartenders Tell Us The Worst Valentine’s Dates They’ve Ever Seen” February 2018

“Bartenders Tell Us The Best Spirits To Sneak Into Hot Apple Cider” November 2017

“Bartenders Tell Us Which Booze To Pair With Your Favorite Halloween Candy” October 2017

“Bartenders Tell Us Their Favorite Fall Beers” October 2017

“Celebrate National Coffee Day With These Coffee Cocktail Recipes” September 2017

“Bartenders Tell Us Their Favorite Whiskies For Fall” September 2017

“Bartenders Tell Us The Strangest Hangover Cures They’ve Ever Heard” September 2017

“Bartenders Tell Us The Smoothest Pick Up Lines They’ve Ever Heard” August 2017

“11 Bartenders Tell Us Their Favorite Beers To Drink After Work” August 2017

“These Easter-Themed Cocktails Pair Perfectly With Family and Chocolate” April 2017

“Your St. Patrick’s Day Cocktail Roundup Is Here” March 2017

“Your National Margarita Day Mega-Recipe Roundup Is Here” February 2017 

“You’ll Need These Winter Cocktail Recipes To Power Through The Holidays” December 2016

“Dr BBQ Ray Lampe Shares His ‘Can’t Miss’ Food Experiences In Tampa, Florida” December 2016

Grub Street

“Bring a Superheroic Appetite for This Three-Tiered Wonder Woman Burger” May 2017

Stuffed Suitcase


Market Watch

“Rock Solid” March 2017

The Daily Meal

“The Biggest Coming Food Trends of 2017, According to 65 of America’s Top Chefs” January 2017

Trend Hunter

“Towering Superhero-Inspired Burgers” May 2017

Tampa Bay News Co.

“Wonder Woman Burger From Tampa Captivates The Internet With Its Amazonian Physique” May 2017

Chilled Magazine


“Must Mix: Butterbeer Winter Cocktail” December 2016 

“Tampa Bay’s Best Margarita” August 2016

“5 Pumpkin Cocktails to Mix Right Now″ November 2015

Restaurant Hospitality

“13 Star Wars-themed menu items say ‘May the Fourth be with you’” May 2018

“Restaurants celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with themed menu items” March 2018

“Restaurants celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with themed menu items” March 2017


“Cheat with Datz!” January 2018

“Datz Quite a Halloween Cocktail!” October 2017

“What Kind of Drink is DATZ!” October 2017

“National Cheeseburger Day at Datz!” September 2017

“Try fighting with This Amazon Warrior Burger!” June 2017

“National Pet Day with Datz” April 2017

“Datz “Datzchos” – Tailgating From Raymond James Stadium” January 2017

“Halloween libations with Datz” October 2016

“Happy National Bloody Mary Day with Datz!” August 2016

“Happy National Fried Chicken Day Datz Style!” July 2016

“Coffee blend honors military with every bag” June 2016

“Datz Dogs are top notch!!″ May 2016

“Gettin’ TIKI with Datz!″ June 2016

“How to make Datz’s new holiday drink” December 2015

 “Datz Tampa Creates a Spooky Drink” November 2015

“Datz changes name to honor other eatery” November 2015

ABC Action News WFTS

“‘Waitress’-inspired pies from Dough!” April 2018

“Datz – Derby Season” March 2018

“Datz – Sweet Awards” March 2018

“Datz – Ultraviolet Treats” January 2018

“It’s cheat day! Thursday, January 25th is National Eat What You Want Day” January 2018

“Spooky Cocktails with Datz” October 2017

“Dr. BBQ from Datz Cooks Up “Second Breakfast”!” October 2017

“Datz – New Fall Cocktail” September 2017

“How to make your kids behave while dining out at a restaurant” September 2017

“Datz in Tampa creates new kids’ menu every parent can relate to” September 2017

“Datz – BBQ Jack Fruit Tacos” September 2017

“Datz – Caulifornication Burger” September 2017

“Try a new “Ombre” mocktail at Datz!” August 2017

“Datz Celebrates National Mac n’ Cheese Day!” July 2017

“Datz Celebrates National “Rose” Day in a Unique Way!” June 2017

“Datz – Amazon Warrior Burger” June 2017

“Fight evil in Tampa with this ‘Wonder Woman’ burger from Datz” May 2017

“Datz Does Derby Day!” May 2017

“Tampa Tails Happy Hour at Datz!” April 2017

“Datz Pours Up a Perky Peach Cocktail!” April 2017

“Datz – Valentine’s Day Cocktails” February 2017

“Mayor Bob Buckhorn: ‘I have proclaimed today National Cheat Day'” January 2017

“Datz Celebrates “National Cheat Day!” January 2017

“Datz Celebrates Strawberry Season!” January 2017

“Datz reinvents the breakfast cocktail!” January 2017

“Datz – Extended Brunch” December 2016

“Datz Discovers Porkfection!” November 2016

“Spooky Libations from Datz!” October 2016

“Datz perfects the Bloody Mary!” August 2016

“Datz Celebrates Bacon!” August 2016

“Mixing up a fresh take on drinks this holiday weekend” July 2016

“Datz Makes the National Spotlight!” June 2016

“Police searching for driver in hit-and-run crash″ November 2015

“Datz Most Yelp Reviews in Tampa Bay” July 2015

“April Fools Day: Funny pranks from around Tampa Bay” April 2015

“Crowd sourced online review site yelp celebrates 10 years” July 2014

NBC Channel 8 WFLA

“Happy National Macaroni Day!″ July 2016

Tampa Bay Times

“Look inside the James Museum of Western and Wildlife Art, opening Saturday” April 2018

“From Hamilton to Datz, Tampa Bay Looks Ahead to 2018” December 2017

“Times Summer Drinks Series-Watermelon Pisco Poolside” July 2017

“Datz mixologist Morgan Zuch heads to national bartending competition” May 2017

“TLC ‘Married by Mom and Dad’ star and Tampa Bay man talks about his TV life” January 2017

“UberEATS to start food delivery in Tampa” September 2016

“Popcorn shows up as an ingredient on these local menus″ November 2015

“Yelp heavy hitters talk about company’s growing clout and struggles” November 2015

“Tampa’s Datz and Dough dress up as the Refinery and Fodder & Shine for Halloween” November 2015

“Yelp heavy hitters talk about company’s growing clout and struggles” September 2015

“Weather Closings” August 2015

“Local restaurants have fun with April Fools’ pranks” April 2015

“An ode to the ultimate fair food” January 2015

“Some Moscow Mule drinkers have sticky fingers” January 2015

“App ranks Tampa Bay’s most-Instagrammed restaurants” December 2014

“Enjoy Arts & Tastes St. Pete Brings Star Power Nov 15- 17″ November 12, 2013

“Top Women in Tampa’s Food Scene Share Hard Earned Wisdom” November 4, 2013

“Travel Channel heading to Tampa’s Datz Deli” July 5, 2012

“The Top 50 Restaurants in the Tampa Bay Area” January 18, 2012

“Great new deli in South Tampa? Datz right” April 22,2009


“Art is moving in at James museum” February 2018

“3 bakeries to try in Tampa” November 2015

“5 social media tips from Datz communications manager” Tony Pullaro, September 2015

“Tampa area mixologists will compete with cocktails at Margarita Wars” July 2015

“Bloody Mary Festival Bringing Brunch to Tampa Park” April 2015

“Bacon lovers feed passion at local festival” April 2015

“Arrivals at Tampa Airport: Victoria’s Secret? Spanx? HSN?” March 2015

“5 ways to do brunch in the Tampa Bay Area” February 2015

“Datz kicks-off national cooking contest” September 2014

“Give Tampa a Chance” August 2014

“Brunch With a Twist” April 2014

“Giant Idaho Potato Turns Heads in Tampa”

“Shake it up with best local cocktails”

“Datz Right, This Deli Is A Dilly” February 26,2009

That’s So Tampa

“Tampa’s Top Dog Friendly Restaurants & Breweries” March 2017


20 Must-Try Romantic Restaurants in Tampa, Florida” November 2015






“Best Brunch In Florida” April 2015

Tampa Bay Moms Blog

 “6 Restaurants in South Tampa to Take Kids AND Feel Like a Grown Up” November 2015

Follow Me Away Blog

 “5 Things To Love About Datz” July 2016


“15 Tampa Restaurants That Will Blow The Taste Buds Out Of Your Mouth” September 2015

“21 Things You Need To Know Before Moving To Tampa” May  2014


“Top 10 Brunch Restaurants In Tampa, Ranked″ December 2015

“20 Dog Friendly Restaurants In Tampa You Can Dine With Your K-9″ December 2015

Only In Your State

“These 10 Restaurants Serve The Best Bloody Mary In Florida” January 2017

Entrepreneurial Chef

“Tools Of The Trade” May 2018

“Restaurant Branding & Social Media w/Datz Restaurant Group” November 2017


“Best of Yelp 2014″ January 2015


“TAMPA FORUM” September 2015


“The Spirit of Tampa Radiates Come Restaurant Week” June 2017

“Best Breakfast Restaurants in Tampa” February 2017

“Where to Find the Best Burgers in Tampa Bay” September 2016

“Kelly Kapowski Puts the Bae in Tampa Bay’s Margarita Wars” August 2016

“Best Bloody Mary Bars Found in Tampa | Top 50″ April 2016

“Holiday Drinks | Recipes, Tampa Bars Serving Them, and More” December 2015

“Best Rainy Day Drinking Bars in Tampa” November 2015

“Best Rainy Day Drinking Bars in Tampa” September 2015

“The Dog Days of Tampa Summer: Chaos Ice Cream at Datz Dough” July 2015

Creative Loafing

CL’s 30th Anniversary: 30 years, 30 milestones — 2009-2018″ April 2018

“Sweetheart specials: Where to go for Valentine’s Day dining — and drinking” February 2018

“Spring Restaurant Preview 2018: Gotta try ’em all” January 2018

“Here’s when to order that towering Wonder Woman-themed burger at Datz” May 2017

“Tampa bartender moves on as finalist in Star of the Bar showdown” 2017

“Datz, Big Ray’s Fish Camp are headed for Tampa Convention Center” February 2017

“The Cocktail Issue: Bartenders’ Roundtable” January 2017

“Tampa’s Refinery, Fodder & Shine get a Halloween tribute from Datz, Dough” November 2015

“Tampa writer, L.A. transplant brings national exposure to Datz” November 2015

“Meet the Chefs: Eight Tampa chefs gather to talk turkey about the restaurant biz” June 2015

“Margarita Wars” December 2014

“Booze-less Brews” July 2014

“Tampa’s top 10 sandwiches of 2011″ December 29, 2011

“Craft Beer and Great Food Under One Roof? Datz what I’m Talking About!” August 10, 2010

Tampa Bay Business Journal

“Datz’s new executive pastry chef is obsessed with science and Instagram” January 2018

“From breakfast to beach bars, here are the Best in the Biz: Readers’ Choice food and drink winners” October 2017

“Datz owners buy property in St. Petersburg’s Edge District” 2017

“Tampa Convention Center shows how it plans to spice up food offerings with local restaurants (Renderings)” January 2017

“TBBJ Staffers Pick Restaurants for Hypothetical ‘Farewell’ Meals” June 2015

“Restaurant Roundtable” June 2014

“Barbecue to bologna, restaurateurs share all-time best food experiences” June 2014

“High Stakes Presentations for TIA Concession Bids” March 2015

“TopChef Hits Tampa for Champions for Children” April 2014


“Enjoy sips and sun at Clearwater Beach Uncorked” January 2015


“Datz some good food” December 2014


“Florida for grownups” December 2014

American Airlines In-Flight Magazine

“A Weekend In: Tampa” October 2014


“Datz pastry chef sets trends with sugar” March 2018

“Datz announces plan to open second location in St. Pete” September 2017

“Datz looks for couple who left large amount of cash on table” July 2017

“Will you take on this ‘Wonder Woman’ burger?” May 2017

“Amazon debuts one-hour food delivery in Tampa today” October 2016

“Datz on Morning Blend” August 2014


“Datz pastry chef sets trends with sugar” March 2018


“Tasting in the city visits Datz” June 2014

Visit Tampa Bay

“6 Best Pokemon Go Gyms in Tampa” July 2016

83 Degrees Media

“Coffee Connections: Breakfast with Tampa Entrepreneurs” February 2014

The Tampa Tribune

“Savory Names are Recipes for Restaurant Success” February 2014

The List

“Around Tampa Bay: Making Oprah’s List, Invasion of the Ants, and Eat Dessert First” November 6, 2013

“Bacon is the BFF of the Food World” October 2, 2013

Campaigns & Elections

“The Political Consultants Guide to Tampa” August 26, 2012

Travel Channel

“Food Paradise: Stuffed Meatloaf at Datz”

Delta Sky Magazine

“Datz da stuff”

Meatless Monday

“Restaurant Roundup: Dine Out for Meatless Monday!” May 2018

The Odyssey Online

“7 Places In The Tampa Bay Area To Expand Your Foodie Experience” August 2016

30 Day Adventures

“Tampa Bay Restaurant Guide; Where To Eat From Coffee To Cocktails” February 2017