When we moved to this part of Florida it took awhile for us to find places for certain ethnic foods. Swedish foods are almost impossible to find, except for the small amount that Ikea carries. Mr. Dude loves good bakery goods, and meat. we were told about a market in St. Petersburg that we should visit. We were not told that this would become one of our favorite haunts. I buy my meat from their meat counter, fresh pasta, meatballs, Fresh ground coffee, and so much more. We always stay for lunch.
My best friend and her hubby are also from NYC and we go together, have lunch and shop!! This was our week to make our trek. There is never a time when this place is not busy, so be prepared to share your space with many others, all of us with the same goal,
. Here we enter, and you will almost immediately see where I order my meat, which they will package while I am "tooling" around Looking for other things to put in my cart,
Now is the time to have some lunch. We went outside to find a table, and enjoy the garden atmosphere . The fans have "mists" attached to them,and even on the hottest day there is a cool breeze. My
I have picked up my meat, passed through check out and paid my bill, the bags are many and full. My shopping is finished for this month We passed up the bakery with all of its wonderful temptations---hmmm, on second thought I think I will go back and pick up something to have with coffee. I'll catch up with you outside. Wait for me I want to show you something out there.