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Wood Fired Pizza in Downtown St. Pete?

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juli5122 Jun 8, 2011 07:14 PM

I just read on face book that Wood Fired Pizza is opening a location in the Mercantile Bank Building. I am very excited as I have read your comments about their pizza and haven't made it over as of yet. Has anyone else heard about this. I remember hearing talk a while back but no specifics. Thanks for the low down.

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    RibDog Jun 8, 2011 07:29 PM

    I have not heard anything regarding this but would be very interested if they did.

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      bimmertimmer Jun 9, 2011 05:37 AM

      I talked with Peter a couple of weeks ago and he had just signed the lease. More locations to come. Good news for Tampa Bay

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        juli5122 Jun 9, 2011 06:33 AM

        Sounds like summer is going to be delicious. Thanks

      2. askdrtodd Jun 9, 2011 05:40 AM

        yeah CL did an article on it too, they're opening with a WOB right across, and the two together are going to make a ton of $.

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          andy huse Jun 9, 2011 07:21 AM

          It will be a few months for build out, but it should be a really nice space with a big shared, covered deck between Pete's Wood Fired Pizza (the new name of the business) and WOB.

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            Tom Scherberger Jun 10, 2011 12:30 PM

            Here's a story from the Times: http://www.tampabay.com/features/food...

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              RibDog Jun 10, 2011 12:40 PM

              Super!

        2. askdrtodd Jun 10, 2011 01:19 PM

          I'm gonna go ahead and call it. This duo is going to CLEAN UP. Pete's pizza? 40 taps of craft beer? Even if it is the (typically) douchier of the craft beer spots, I'll definitely be driving over the bridge more often.

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            juli5122 Jun 10, 2011 02:22 PM

            LOL

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              rhnault Jun 10, 2011 05:22 PM

              you would be the expert on that lol

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                Old E. Jun 13, 2011 05:30 AM

                Todd - going to agree with that entire post.

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