Category: Community

May 3, 2020 Community, Date night

Everyone who bites into a juicy cut of steak knows there’s a huge difference between a good cut and a cheap cut. While there are many budget choices that yield delicious results, it’s important to know your options before heading to the grocery store. From flatiron to flank, our expert chefs at Marker 32 are…

July 12, 2018 Community

  Jacksonville is becoming one of the most popular vacation destinations in Florida, and local events are its best-kept secret. From the boutiques and yummy restaurants to the sandy beaches, Jacksonville and its surrounding areas has a lot to offer. Along with the beautiful scenery and amenities, our coastal town is host to many exciting…

October 7, 2017 Community, Marker 32, Occasions

As the rest of the country begins to hunker down and pile on sweaters and rake leaves, Floridians still get to enjoy the beach and sunshine for a little while longer. Although the weather will probably remain fairly mild for the rest of the year, there’s no reason we can’t indulge in the typical Autumn…

June 30, 2017 Community, Food

If you can get past the 80% humidity, summer in Jacksonville is pretty darn perfect. We live in a community bustling with bicyclists, moms and dads running with strollers and happy pups bouncing over the waves. We’re huge fans of the active lifestyle that’s synonymous with living in our little town, and we curate our…

May 17, 2017 Community, Marker 32, Occasions

  If you’re not pulling out the grill at some point during Memorial Day weekend, you’re just doing it wrong! The over-done, traditional menu for the cookout includes hot dogs and hamburgers, but we challenge you to take it a step further. When you live in Florida, seafood has to make its way onto your…

April 28, 2014 Atmosphere, Community

The success of any restaurant can be measured by the enjoyment that guests get out of eating there. An unsuccessful restaurant is likely going to have guests that complain, don’t leave with smiles on their faces, and are generally un-pleased with what they were presented. Atmosphere is everything at a restaurant. It can set a…

April 21, 2014 Community, Food

Restaurants can go far and wide to get seafood ingredients for their establishment. There are so many suppliers out there jockeying for position in the marketplace; it can truly make your head spin. They all compete on two things, quality and price. There is a fine line that restaurants need to walk in order to…

April 7, 2014 Atmosphere, Community

Every single restaurant wants to be a success. Many do not understand, though, that it is all about the experience that the guest actually has in the restaurant. This comes from the atmosphere that is set, the quality of the meal served, and the overall care that is showed from the owners and staff. Restaurants…

February 3, 2014 Community, Food

Many restaurants that serve up dishes of seafood and poultry do not rely on local ingredients. In order to cut costs and try to save as much money as possible, they may purchase ingredients from national distributors. This is going to have a major impact on the freshness and the overall quality of the ingredients….