That gives them the opportunity to fulfill their dream of opening a big restaurant.
And “Datz” refers to what they did.
Restaurant Datz draws inspiration from the historic delights of the Midwest and Northeast, which offer huge servings, even the name, with the faint echo of restaurants that say “” Z” in their name, like Katz’s Delicatessen in New York City.
But that’s where the similarities end.
“Our customers here in South Tampa tell us they want something a little different. They like the general idea of sandwiches and other items, but they really want a variety of foods,” says Perry. eat more comfortably.”
If that’s the comfort the customer wants, that’s the comfort the customer gets.
Datz closed for a few days and reopened with a concept that persists to this day – America’s premier comfort food, including favorites like the Nashville chicken sandwich, which features two large fried pieces. in hot sauce.
But the big cheese on the menu, which has drawn attention from the likes of “Good Morning America,” is The Cheesy Todd.
“It’s just a burger, and instead of a regular bread it has fried mac and cheese. And we have people from the suburbs coming to eat that, lots of locals. Love it. It’s a huge, huge dish, which is what we’re known for,” said John Camisa, Datz project manager.
“I want them to leave here almost disgustingly full and talk about it to other people. Like ‘Go there hungry, make sure you’re really hungry when you walk in the door because they’ll leave for real. adequacy,” said Camisa.
The staff prides itself on providing a unique, laid-back experience that’s reflected even in the quirky name, chosen from hundreds of candidates, but never pre-approved by Google. Turns out there was a family by that name living just a few blocks from the restaurant.
“Probably to this day, they get a phone call about pastrami from Datz,” says Perry.
The Datz experience is, after all, about fun.
“What makes Datz really unique and different is that it’s a place to have fun. Just come in, relax, let your hair down, wear shorts, wear golf or tennis clothes, stay home from the beach and have fun. a great house Perry said.
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