Here's an in-depth review of my experience with the Starbucks gold reward card. If you like plain coffee and tea, the rewards card is a great fit. But it isn't great if you like blended drinks!
A brief review and a few words. The BBQ bacon was my favorite. But then again, the BBQ cheeseburger from any restaurant is preferable.
Filipino food-lovers have strong sense of loyalty. A restaurant that was most favorited has: delicious food, an authentic ambiance, and a hospitable service.
You can order healthy fast food, but they don't make it easy, and you may be eating more calories than you think. Learn how to order fast food that doesn't go straight to your waistline.
One of the four major parks located at Disney World, Epcot has the greatest variety and quality for in-park restaurants. International cuisine and unique dining experiences enhance everyone’s day at this exciting park!
Chopsticks are the eating utensil of choice in many Asian countries including Thailand, but most especially China where the use originated. Originating in Greece, forks are used in Western countries.
Learn all about the Tea Lattes on Starbucks' menu from a certified barista. This guide covers the popular Chai Tea Latte as well as some lesser known items in the Starbucks barista's arsenal.
Royal Angkor is a Thai and Cambodian eatery in downtown Kingston, Ontario. I had their Thai Vermicelli, which was all right, but I much preferred my friend's Red Curry Bamboo. Overall, I would recommend this restaurant.
Breakfast is the most important meal of the day—or so we're told. And in today's day and age, sandwiches are not just for lunch. Listed below are some examples of available breakfast sandwiches you might find at a local restaurant.
Everything you ever wanted or needed to know about Starbucks Blended Creme Frappuccinos, as brought to you by a barista.
Visiting Iron Hill Brewery, a brewery/restaurant in Montgomeryville, Pennsylvania, was a unique and enjoyable experience.
Looking for the perfect coffee shop or cafe name? Look no further! Here is a list of 45 creative coffee-inspired names for your small business!
Tagaytay City boasts awesome scenery and a cool climate. The city also has many culinary treasures that people should check out—here are the top 3.
If you're visiting the Mission neighborhood in San Francisco, or if you're a local looking for some epic grub, be sure to check out these 6 phenomenal bakeries.
I was able to get enough freebies from restaurants that I got free meals all day long on my birthday. Read on to see how you can do the same!
Why does Diet Coke taste better at McDonald's? There are many speculations, but in this article, I get to the bottom line.
San Diego has such a lively bar scene, it could be the bar capital of America. Nay, the world! The Universe! Well, you get the picture. My 8 favorite local bars.
Milestone's is an upscale restaurant that serves internationally inspired cuisine in downtown Kingston. Their atmosphere and food are equally impressive. I would recommend eating here.
There are fewer places in the world with a thriving music scene as active as New Orleans. It's THE place to hear some of the best rock music and musicians in the land. Here are the best places to go.
Waitstaff have to endure long hours, low wages, and, sometimes, unpleasant customers who stiff them for the bill.
A description of a visit to an old-fashioned small Pennsylvania pretzel bakery and shop tucked into a residential neighborhood in a small town. It does not advertise, but the locals flock there. 14 pictures included.
Sushi is so fashionable nowadays. One can find sushi joints the world over and, oh, California rolls are just the thing, aren't they? Well, yes. Be discerning when you want to try great sushi.
Sandwiches make a good, healthy lunch when you are looking for something to eat in a hurry. These sandwiches are known by many names, including submarines, grinders, hoagies, and heros. Here is a review of a few popular shops: Jersey Mikes, Subway, Togo's, Firehouse, Charley's, and 7-Eleven.
A beginner's guide to how Starbucks works: How to order an espresso drink like a pro, brought to you by a certified barista.
Antipolo isn't just the Philippines' city for pilgrimage. But, it's also home to quaint little restaurants and cafes that will surely keep your palates craving and salivating for more.
Trying to eat healthier without cutting out your favorite Starbucks drink? Or, just looking to save a bit on the daily cost? Here are ten easy ways to cut calories in your favorite Starbucks drink.
A straightforward guide all about the smoothies Starbucks offers with the bonus mention of Strawberry Blended Lemonades. Learn all about these beverages from a certified Starbucks barista.
Sometimes negative reviews of restaurants in Italy are more about cultural differences than bad food or service. Learn when to pay attention to bad reviews and when to ignore them.
Trying to find the best hot chocolate from a fast food restaurant or coffee house? Check out these reviews.
Le Chien Noir is a French-inspired eatery in downtown Kingston, Ontario. Their Bistro Burger was one of the best I've had. I would recommend eating here.
The blue plate special is quintessential American comfort food—a wholesome meal that evokes thoughts of an era when perhaps life was simpler. Join me for a bit of history, and of course a few recipes.
Where once sushi was considered an exotic food, you can now find it in almost every city across the U.S. But what exactly is sushi? You may be shocked to know that sushi does not mean “raw fish,” but actually “vinegar rice.” Whether you are a sushi beginner or a lover, read on to get to the heart of one of Japan's most popular dishes.
The English pub is still the hub of the community in most parts of the UK. But what does the future hold for the historic public house? A look at some of the oldest and most interesting 'watering holes' England has to offer.
A guide to some of the most reasonably priced local restaurants and bars around Porto, Portugal, based on our experiences whilst visiting the area.
Fast food in Japan can be a good way to experience "daily life" culture. But for folks who need to eat gluten free, it can be a scary experience. Here's a quick guide to a few major chains/types of restaurants to help you get through your gluten free day abroad.
Vikings is one of most popular buffet restaurants in the Philippines. In Metro Manila, branches can be found in some malls. If you are from Marikina, you can find a one at the SM Mall.
XO restaurant in Old Montreal offers imaginative dishes and a wonderful fine dining experience. Situated in the St. James Hotel in Old Montréal, the XO is definitely worth a visit.
Restaurants with an "all you can eat" buffet meal at a set price can be a good value for diners. Here are some tips on how to eat a lot at a buffet and get the best value.
Look here to see the differences between Starbucks and McDonalds McCafe popular espresso drinks. Compare prices, calories and caffeine content.
Japanese Mcdonalds are very different from those in America. This article looks at the interesting differences and between McDonalds in Japan and America.
Looking for vegetarian and vegan restaurants in New York City? Then you need to check out this list of the top 10 restaurants in NY where both vegans and omnivores can sit side by side eating the same food and loving every bite.
Read this DoorDash review to decide whether to try it for your next food delivery! Compare pricing, customer service, and pros and cons for this app.
The Rustic Spud is a relatively new Kingston eatery that serves gourmet pizza and burgers. I would recommend eating here.
While Tulsa has some of the most outstanding restaurants in the state, there are none more unusual than the five Tulsa restaurants listed below. These unusual restaurants range from the whimsical to the magical, from Old Mexico to Asia, and across...
All you need to know about Starbucks' iced teas and iced tea lemonades. This guide was written by a Starbucks barista!
I noticed that McDonald's seems to have surprisingly good coffee and was surprised to learn that many agree. But is it really better than other coffee chains? If so, what makes it taste so good?
Go green when eating at restaurants with these simple tips and ideas. Tips for restaurant owners and managers who want to go green included also.
Fish and chips is a delightful English staple that is enjoyed by many people around the world. This dish can be found at many familiar fast food restaurants. In this article, I will review some of these restaurants.
Guidelines and tips for eating healthy meals at Italian restaurants, including healthy menu choices, and foods to avoid.
Well heck, which carnivore out there doesn't enjoy a good cheesesteak sandwich? Beef and cheese, covered with onions, peppers, and mushrooms, grilled on a roll. Delicious.
For the typical tourist visiting Cáceres, the maps and tourist offices may send you around the Plaza Mayor in order to eat your meals. If you’d rather avoid the touristy part for meals and go places where you can mingle with the locals and really experience the Spanish way of life, this is for you!
Choosing a restaurant can sometimes be daunting especially when you are celebrating a special occasion for someone else. Major considerations often pale when your guest has special requirements but in today's foodie world, this is no longer a problem.
I tried all four varieties of KFC's Crispy Colonel sandwiches: Crispy Colonel, Nashville Hot, Georgia Gold, and Smoky Mountain Barbecue. This is my review of all four sandwiches.
Those of you who enjoy hamburgers understand that they come in a large variety. You also have a wide selection of eateries to choose from. In fact, your opinions are nearly infinite. This article celebrates some of the more popular and tasty varieties available.
I really enjoy chicken tenders, nuggets, strips, etc. I review some examples here, and my rate my opinions on some fast-food chicken options. Do you agree? I'll try and keep this page updated. The stores I've sampled are in California. Depending upon your location, availability may be limited.
San Diego's Pacific Beach neighborhood is known for its many bars. Learn from a local to find that perfect spot for a cocktail or beer.
The best places to eat in Flagstaff ... according to me. But there's a poll for each restaurant for others to weigh in on these local eateries.
A local's guide to the best restaurants in Pensacola for steak, sandwiches, seafood, and gourmet dining.
Kenko Sushi is a Japanese restaurant on the West side of Kingston. They have excellent sushi and offer a free small dessert. While the food was delicious, they need to work on improving their food handling.
I'll look at a few restaurants that offer mashed potatoes as a side dish and give you my opinions about them. Many will be chicken restaurants. I'll expand on this as I discover new cuisines.
The calories in Indian food items with charts. Includes biryani, buffet, butter chicken, chapati, chicken curry, chicken tikka masala, dal, dishes, dosa, idli, grains, naan, pakora, and paratha.
Eating in Paris doesn't have to be difficult or outragously expensive. Just locate Bistro Le Coin and keep going back. This small bistro was the gastronomic highlight of our Paris culinary odyssey.
I ordered and sampled the entire menu at Dickey's Barbecue Pit, so I can tell you about everything they make!
Looking for good eats on the Big Island of Hawaii? Here's a list of the best local restaurants! From pancakes to loco mocos, you will find this list of restaurants helpful when planning your trip.
The much loved Buffalo wing got its start at the Anchor Bar in Buffalo, NY in the 1960s. It's a place where history occurred that forever changed how chicken wings are prepared.
Cupcakes are a delicious treat and they are sold in many cupcake shops in Melbourne. This article tells you where to get those cupcakes in Melbourne for your birthday party, wedding or business event.
Candy shops near Lebanon are reviewed. Wertz Candies combines charm, tradition, and homemade treats; the Van Winkles make opera fudge in their home; Smith's Candies makes nothing but sells everything.
Summer in Maine and there seems to be more lobster pounds than Dunkin' Donut Shops. Some have been around for what seems like forever and some are new this year. They all look different. Some look like a shack. Some look like a restaurant. So, what is a lobster pound?
Which restaurants and bars should you consider visiting during a skiing trip to Arinsal Andorra. Do you like a steak or like to sample local foods- this guide will help direct your culinary tastes.
Dining in the dark is a unique concept aimed at giving us an unforgettable gastronomic experience. But is it as amazing and intriguing as is sounds? Read my dinner in the dark experience to find out.
Discover 10 delicious Hawaiian foods that represent the incredible history and cultural diversity of this tropical paradise.
Have you ever wondered what it's like to work at the popular burger chain, In-N-Out? This article is about my six year experience "under the arrow", working as an employee for In-N-Out Burger.
My suggestions for finding the perfect places to eat while visiting Sedona from take out to celebrating a special occasion.
Wondering where to eat in Dublin? See a list of ten good lunch spots in the city centre, all for under 10 euro. Eating out in Dublin on a budget.
California cuisine is a rapidly evolving food trend with a wide range of meaning and many different approaches. Let's find out how it came to exist and what makes it so unique.
Do you know what you’re eating when you dine out? Is that salad safe or is a bout of Listeria just a forkful away? Let’s check with the pros to find out what they NEVER eat when dining out.
Looking for a fun and funky place to stuff your face in Oklahoma? This list of 14 unique restaurants is sure to tickle your fancy.
The McDonald's secret menu has a lot of delicious stuff on it. Have you ever tried anything from it? If not, this is the place to find a few odd, yet delicious, hidden menu items!
If you have a deep love for burgers and the money to start a business, then a burger restaurant is just what’s in store for you! Here are 50 tasty burger restaurant name ideas.
They preach loudly about the organic, artisanal chicken they buy at the farmer’s markets, and they bang on forever over quinoa-encrusted tofu. They are food snobs, and they need to be dealt with.
The Works is a gourmet burger restaurant in downtown Kingston. On my recent visit there, I tried their "Down Under" burger, which was pretty good, but the toppings could be improved. Overall, I would recommend this restaurant.
Aside from their talent as performers, many of South Korea's celebrities are also apt businessmen. Many of them have used their money to start restaurants. These are 10 you should visit.
A review of the Circus Circus buffet in Las Vegas. Not an entirely pleasant experience, in our opinion.
The author is a barista who shares answers to questions she hears all day at Starbucks. How does Starbucks make a latte? And how can customers customize the drink for themselves? Read on to find out.