Food is one of life’s greatest pleasures but for Francisco Pomalaza, food IS life’s greatest pleasure. A chef by day, and by night, meet Council Oak Steak’s & Seafood’s Chef de Cuisine, Chef Cisco. A Florida native with a Peruvian heritage, Chef Cisco grew up in Miami beginning his culinary journey at the age of 15. Starting off working the wok station at a buffet in Miami, he was able
We would like to introduce to you, Eric Beaulieu, our new property Executive Sous Chef. Beaulieu joins the team after spending six years at Seminole Casino Coconut Creek where he worked at dining venues such as 1st Street Deli, NYY Steak and Sorrisi. A graduate of the Academy of Culinary Arts, Beaulieu began his career at the Pier House Resort in Key West and became the sous chef for the four-diamond
Last month, we celebrated Mom in all her glory. This month, it’s time to celebrate Dad! With Father’s Day coming up right around the corner on June 17th, we want to make sure you’re prepared with all the goods and activities to enjoy the day with the fam. A shout-out to all the non-traditional fathers and father figures out there who have mentored, coached and played an immensely impactful role
It’s not summer quite yet, but the savings arrived a little early this year and we’re not complaining. From the addition of Happy Hour at The Rez Grill to discounts for self-care at the Rock Spa, we’ve got you covered. Get the lowdown on how you can save with us below: Rock Spa: Monday thru Thursday: X Card Members 25% off Services (Cash & Comp) Monday thru Thursday: X Card
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa announce this week that John Urbanski has been named General Manager of their award-winning steakhouse Council Oak Steaks & Seafood. Urbanski has an extensive fine dining background, specifically, in the Tampa Bay area. He was part of the opening team for both the Capital Grille and Ocean Prime. Most recently, Urbanski spent five years at Eddie V’s Prime Seafood in Tampa as the
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa will celebrate Easter weekend with holiday themed entertainment and menus. When food takes center stage during a holiday, we are here to “hoppily” share the Hard Rock Tampa lineup that will have you jumping for joy during your Easter celebrations. Hotel & Casino From noon to 9 p.m., March 30 through April 1, Seminole Wild Card Members can enter the Win Some Wheels Ford® Raptor Giveaway.
Looking for St. Patrick’s Day plans? Well look no further! Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa is celebrating St. Patrick’s Day in grand style with holiday themed entertainment, menus, beverages, décor and a social media contest! Hotel & Casino The Seminole Hard Rock Tampa building will be lit up in green in honor of St. Patrick’s Day. Council Oak Steaks & Seafood From 5 p.m. to midnight, a three-course
It is officially time for more wine! Council Oak Steaks & Seafood inside the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa will host the second event of its exclusive 2018 Winemaker Dinner Series. The event will feature wines from Caymus, Mer Soleil, Conundrum and Red Schooner. Exquisite cuisines paired with the best of award-winning wines is the recipe for one unforgettable night. Enjoy a cocktail reception followed by an extensive
Calling all foodies! Seminole Hard Rock Tampa is wrapping up 2017 and sending it on its merry way in the best way possible. We’re giving you an inside look at the show-stopping, chart-topping New Year’s Eve menus offered at three of our dining establishments including: Council Oak Steaks & Seafood, Rise Kitchen & Bakery and Fresh Harvest Buffet. Cheers to a ringing in 2018 by dining like a rock star.
The holidays are right around the corner and you’re probably still trying to lock in your plans for a foodie filled night out. We’ve got you covered with four restaurants and two festive cocktails to choose from. Whether it’s on Christmas Day or New Years Eve, we’re here to serve your budding appetite around the clock. Check out these show-stopping holiday special menus and drinks: Council Oak Steaks & Seafood