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Partner Spotlight: Dave Pullman

Partner Spotlight: Dave Pullman  For 20 years, Ciccio Restaurant Group has been built on successful partnerships. With seven restaurant concepts under their belts, CRG is ready to make their first move away from the west coast of Florida. In conjunction with owner/founder Steven Lanza, David Pullman who has worked with CRG in various management roles over the last 5 years, will be spearheading the South Florida expansion of CRG’s build-your-own bowl restaurant, Fresh Kitchen. About David:  Originally from New York, Pullman earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Business and Read More »

Celebrate the Holidays with CRG

Celebrate the Holidays with CRG  It’s time to celebrate the holidays and Ciccio Restaurant Group is here to help! Whether it is putting on a holiday party at home, giving gifts to friends and family, or booking a dinner celebration… we have got you covered! Below, we have compiled a list of just a few ways to make the holidays a little easier on you: 1. Give the Gift of Good Food  Treat your loved one to a Ciccio Restaurant Group gift card this year. Read More »

CRG is Giving Back to Tampa Families

CRG is Giving Back to Tampa Families The holiday season is a great reminder to give to others. At Ciccio Restaurant Group, we are hosting our annual toy drive at all of our concepts to give back to The Children’s Home. This Tampa-based, non-profit organization commits themselves to recruiting permanent families for fostered children and giving them the resources they need in the community. The Children’s Home also specializes in caring for children who have experienced abuse or neglect and offers various family support services. Overall, they believe that Read More »

There’s a New Byrd in Town

It may be November, but Thanksgiving turkey is not the only byrd on our mind this month. Over the past several days, Ciccio Restaurant Group has been celebrating the opening of the company’s latest concept, Better Byrd in St.Petersburg. Chicken-based dishes and house-made donuts are served all day long in a vibrant, modern space. Boldly flavored wraps, sandwiches, wings, and bowls, a signature CRG menu staple, are just a few of the options that guests are presented with at Better Byrd. Prior to the restaurant’s November 11th grand Read More »

Local Businesses to Flourish in Tampa Bay

Local Businesses to Flourish in Tampa Bay  Tampa is experiencing a frenzy of development and a rise in economy that will continue to have an influence on established local business like Ciccio Restaurant Group. In Downtown Tampa, alone, multi-billion dollar commercial projects including The Heights, Port Tampa Bay, and an unnamed Vinik venture are pure examples of this region’s economic vitality.    “In my 25 years now in Florida, this is the healthiest I’ve seen the market,” said Larry Richey, Tampa-based Florida market leader for real estate Read More »

South Tampa History Alive at Daily Eats

South Tampa History Alive at Daily Eats Today 901 S. Howard is known as the location of Daily Eats, Ciccio Restaurant Group’s modernized diner concept. Guests visit the location everyday to enjoy all day breakfast, hand spun milkshakes, and their favorite shredder bowl. The restaurant’s success in South Tampa encouraged CRG to expand the concept to Sarasota almost a year ago. Little do many know, the building that now houses CRG’s business, was once the home to a Tampa Bay “landmark.” Founded by Jim Strickland, Read More »

Get These Ciccio Water Specials Before They’re Gone!

Get These Ciccio Water Specials Before They’re Gone!  We like to keep things fresh at our restaurants, and that is why we regularly feature new menu items and specials. Not only does this give us an opportunity to incorporate the freshest ingredients of the season into our dishes, but it also allows us to showcase the talents of our incredible chefs. Although you may never see your favorite bowl or sushi roll leave the permanent menu at Ciccio Water, our inspired specials like Parade of Nations Read More »