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Meet the Birchwood Family of Brands

Welcome to our Birchwood Family of Brands! You know Teak, our 360-degree waterfront restaurant, but did you know we have sister properties on the St. Pete Pier and on Beach Drive in Downtown St. Petersburg? We invite you to look around and explore the wide variety of...

Fall Flavors at Driftwood Cafe

Fall Flavors at Driftwood Cafe

We are “falling” over ourselves for these delectable, seasonal coffee drinks at our sister property, Driftwood Cafe.  These special lattes feature fall flavors like pumpkin, cinnamon, maple, lavender and more!. Follow along as we explore some of these delicious...

The Sweet History Of Key Lime Pie

Ah, key lime pie - a true, tart, sweet treasure to the state of Florida. This delicious treat has a special place in Florida culinary history and even has its own day. That’s right, September 27 is National Key Lime Pie Day! In honor of this sweet day, join us as we...

Special September Events Near The Pier

Can you believe Labor Day weekend is almost here? September is full of activities here in the Sunshine City. From holiday weekend specials to sunset yoga to wedding expos to the start of fall (!), there’s so much to see and do. Check out some of our favorite upcoming...

Seafood Dishes You’ll Love At Teak

Fresh seafood is one of our specialties here at Teak. From delicious grouper sandwiches to mouth-watering salmon dishes to colorful tuna tartare, there’s something for every seafood lover to enjoy. Read below and see some of our favorite seafood dishes. Cinema Popcorn...

Happy 2nd Birthday, St. Pete Pier!

We can’t believe that the new St. Pete Pier opened two years ago on July 6, 2020. The last two years have been a fantastic journey! The Pier has been the center of many memories over the past two years. From pumpkin patches to reggae festivals to sunset yoga, take a...

Celebrate Pride Weekend In St. Pete 

Can you believe Pride in St. Pete is finally here? Join us as we celebrate the LGBTQ+ community all weekend long. We created a sample itinerary for you to enjoy an unforgettable and colorful weekend in the Sunshine City. So, wear your Pride colors, wave that rainbow...

Teak Things to do: June 2022 edition

Teak Things to do: June 2022 edition

Summer is here! We are excited to bring you all the new adventures June has to offer like an afternoon exploring history, a glamorous drag show competition, or a block party benefiting charity! Join us as we detail all the exciting events for the month of June! $6...

Have You Tried These Local Craft Beers?

Did you know Tampa Bay has more than 100 local craft breweries? Here at Teak, we house some of the most refreshing, local brews by the bay. “Hop” along with us as we introduce to you some of our favorite local beers and the wonderful brewers who make them. 81 Bay...

Four Foodie May Festivities In St. Pete 

May in the Sunshine City means warmer weather, outdoor events and plenty of activities to enjoy. Fellow foodies, this month is especially fun for you because there’s plenty of delicious bites and drinks to sample at various festivities. Below are four of our favorite...

St Pete Pier Outdoor Adventures & Rentals

St Pete Pier Outdoor Adventures & Rentals

The weather is beautiful and it’s the best time to explore what St. Pete has to offer outdoors. Renting equipment can often be a great way to change things up with your family and friends. Check out these four establishments less than a mile away from the Pier, to...

February Things To Do – St. Pete Edition

Love is in the air and that means February has arrived! The Sunshine City is shining bright with gorgeous weather, local events and plenty of excitement. Check out some of our favorite upcoming events below: Vintage Motor Classic - February 6 The 19th Annual Vintage...

Best Picnic Date Spots In St. Petersburg

Romance is in the air because the most romantic time of the year is nearly here. If you're planning a date in Tampa Bay, we highly recommend a picnic for you and your beau. The cooler temperatures and bright sunshine make a perfect duo for picnics outdoors. Here a few...

January Things To Do In St. Pete

A new year means new adventures, especially here in the Sunshine City. This January, take some time to explore St. Petersburg. There’s something to do for everyone. Check out some of our favorite upcoming events and activities below:  Thunderbug Visits Winter Beach -...

October Things To Do In St. Pete

Can you believe fall in Florida is already here? As the weather cools down, so many great events will take place this October. Hopefully that means sweater weather is just around the corner. Read below for a preview of the fun fall activities coming your way in St....

Things To Do: September

Can you believe September is already here? There’s so much to do in the Sunshine City. From staying active on the Pier to specialty events like bridal events and local festivals, there are so many options to choose from. Read below for some September inspiration: ...

Teak Takes The Town

Cue the cameras and craft the captions, our Birchwood Properties (which includes Teak, Pier Teaki, Driftwood Cafe, The Birchwood, Canopy at the Birchwood and Birch & Vine) family of staff is taking over the town! From live entertainment at Pier Teaki to supporting...

Meet Chef Troy, Executive Sous Chef at Teak

Meet Chef Troy, Executive Sous Chef at Teak Today we’d like to introduce you to Chef Troy, the Executive Sous Chef here at Teak. His path to becoming Teak’s Sous Chef is not conventional, but it IS very inspiring. Chef Troy learned to appreciate the culinary arts from...

Happy First Birthday, St. Pete Pier!

Can you believe it? The St. Pete Pier just turned a year old! This birthday calls for foodie festivities and a spectacular celebration. Scroll below to find ways to celebrate an iconic symbol in St. Pete: Sip, Sip, Hooray! Enjoy Craft Cocktails At Pier Teaki Sit back,...

Celebrate 4th of July Weekend In St. Pete

Celebrate 4th of July Weekend In St. Pete

The Fourth of July weekend is upon us, and after a year of being inside, St. Pete is ready to celebrate the holiday in style. Why enjoy the festivities for a day when you can celebrate all weekend? There are so many ways to enjoy the holiday weekend - scroll down to...

Spotting Summer Dining Trends at St. Pete Pier

There’s no time of the year quite like Summer in St. Pete, and St. Pete Pier is your destination for all-day fun for the whole family. Whether you’re visiting in the morning for a peaceful morning workout, enjoying the sunshine during the day or watching the sunset...