Sunday, January 13, 2013
Charming new owners Danny and Winsil Falcone are infusing the kitchen and menu at Jolli Mons Grill with some unique international touches.
New owners of Jolli Mons Grill — Danny Falcone, a New York Italian, and Winsil Falcone, his Filipino wife — may have very different favorite fare, but one thing they both agree on is fresh, homemade food. Like Jolli menu items wontons and wild berries, you might question the Falcones as a perfect pairing, but Winsil, with her bright smile and Pacific breeze hinted accent, matches his bravado with her own special charm. The couple met almost a decade ago while Falcone was on vacation in the Philippines. It was love at first sight, but it would take almost two years to convince U.S. Immigrations that they intended to marry. Once Winsil Falcone was in the United States, they wed and she began working at Falcone’s self-named Oklahoma City …
Thursday, August 23, 2012
Join Chef John Lewis in his quest to find the perfect happy hour in downtown Dunedin. This week, he's at Jolli Mons Grill.
Chef John Lewis made it his personal quest to be your resource for happy hour in Dunedin. Join the Happy Hour Club here each week and journey with him through the downtown bars in search of the perfect happy hour. ——— Here's what I found at Jolli Mons Grill this week: Details: Beer and wine only Reviewer's Comments: Hours: Prices: Contact: Next Thursday, Chef John visits The Living Room. Check out the bar before next week's column and you can share your assessment with "The Happy Hour Club."
Saturday, February 4, 2012
Ready to watch the "rematch" Super Bowl of the decade: the New York Giants against the New England Patriots? You may want to know what these Dunedin places have cooking up for the big game.
The big Super Bowl rematch starts at 6:30 p.m. Here's a look at some parties going on around Dunedin: 1) Eddie's Bar & Grill. The restaurant is known for its annual $50 all-you-can-eat-and-drink Super Bowl party (6 p.m. to end of regulation play, deal is for domestic, wells and house wine and special menu). With 45 TV screens to choose from, who can shake a deal like that? 2) The Dunedin Smokehouse. The restaurant's second annual tailgate party has Full Fledged Unit performing on the patio before the game, drink specials and a plethora of TVs for full viewing pleasure. 3) Jolli Mons Grill. Located right on the Pinellas Trail, you can park your bike outside watch TJ & Gary perform an acoustic set from 1 to 5 p.m. Then make way for some of…