Lakeland Ledger January 31st 2013


Restaurant Critic Eric Pera  4 1/2 STARS Food

" Indeed Chef T's is a special-occasion destination, one that won't break the bank" , "The brevity of his menu shows reverence not only for restraint but precision"

Lakeland Ledger September 14th 2017


Food writer & editor Lorna Devor 4 1/2 STARS Ambiance 

Chef T's is a locally owned upscale restaurant located in a renovated historic house. It's rooms are nicely decorated, offering quiet, intimate settings for those celebrating special occasions or enjoying a night out with friends" 

"What seems like one of the easiest dishes to make - Chicken San Petronio - was also the BEST,  

Timeout Magazine January 2014 Eric Pera Top 10 dishes of 2013


 "Chef T's Escargot builds upon the base recipe of garlic & butter with mushrooms, shallot, Parmesan, chorizo & a slash of Pernod presenting large, tender nuggets of deliciousness"  Eric Pera 

Haven Magazine November 2017


"One of the best restaurants in Polk County"

Lakeland Ledger May 29th 2008


Reviewed by Trent Rowe 4 stars.

"Fish of the Day, Grouper Piccatta, had a lively topping of tomatoes and capers that would make even the empty can from sardines delicious"

"This is a restaurant where even a casual dinner is special enough to feel like a memorable birthday or Anniversary"