This quick read compiles some of the most common terms you might hear in a professional kitchen, so you can speak the lingo flawlessly.
A server's point of view about the changes to the restaurant industry brought on by COVID.
What secrets is Subway hiding?
Break out of your fast food funk with these tantalizing alternatives that are sure to have you coming back for more.
Most of us have a bad habit or two. But the following six are among the worst when dining in a restaurant.
I tried each of the new menu items at Jack in the Box. This is my unbiased review, along with photos!
Short answer: It wasn't pretty. This is what happened when I visited Kikanbo Ramen in Japan.
Finding a good slice of deep dish pizza in Chicago isn't hard to do. Agreeing on the best one, however, is another matter. Here are 12 of the most iconic pizzerias in the Chicago area for you to enjoy on your next visit.
Everyone loves pizza, but not everyone loves the same toppings. The best solution to this is to build your own pizza so you can choose your own toppings. Blaze Pizza offers build-your-own pies for one set price, and you don't have to wait 30 minutes for your food.
Burning Grill is a new Korean restaurant in Kingston, Ontario. Their free pickled veggies are delicious; however, their bibimbop is just average.
Being a manager at a coffee shop and making people specialty coffee drinks was one of the most rewarding things I have ever had the opportunity to do. But there are some things that are important for you to know before you make your next café visit.
A server explores five positive changes resulting from the coronavirus shutdown that will make restaurants a better place.
In this article, I recall my experiences going to all-you-can-eat lunch and dinner buffets in the United States, Taiwan, and Thailand. Besides describing a typical U.S. dinner buffet, I describe Mongolian barbecue buffets in Taiwan, Japanese hot pot buffets in Thailand, and more.
Why is it some bars are always packed whereas others seem to be empty most of the time? I have done my fair share of research, and I can tell you there are 10 "must-haves" to keep those barstools occupied.
The old location of Las Alamedas Mexican restaurant in Houston has closed. Luckily, a new location has opened in Katy, Texas, where the tradition of serving delicious Mexican food in a pretty setting continues.
Maine-ly Sandwiches is a successful chain of restaurants that has several locations in Houston. See photos and read about my experience dining there.
The Path of Tea, a tea shop in Houston, offers a tranquil environment in which to enjoy organically raised teas from around the world. A fantastic variety is available!
The 8th Wonder Brewery is a family-friendly place located in the EaDo district of Houston. Craft beers, food trucks, amazing sculptures, picnic areas, and more add to the fun.
The Oriental Garden Chinese restaurant in Spring, TX, offers excellent food and good service. It boasts an attractive décor, complete with comfortable armchairs for diners.
Hoodadak, located in Katy, Texas, offers Korean-styled chicken and more in a casual atmosphere. We are now fans of bulgogi and had never even heard of it before.
Houston's Rio Ranch Restaurant has a decor that is inspired by Texas Hill Country. A recognized chef prepares delicious food, and the waitstaff is friendly and efficient.
The Cellar Door restaurant in Katy, Texas, has a winery vibe. A cave-like interior matched with good food and wine offerings makes this a treat to patronize.
The "Houston Press" awarded Lucille's the Best Southern Restaurant award in 2016. From what I have tasted, they deserve it! This is my review.
The Shanghai River restaurant has been serving delicious Hunan and Szechuan cuisine in the same Houston location since 1970.
Clay's Restaurant in western Houston looks like a Wild West stage set. It is a family-friendly place with a casual atmosphere that offers excellent food and service. This is my review.
The Fish Restaurant & Sushi Bar is located in the popular area of Midtown in Houston. Their food is fresh and delicious, and they also offer outdoor dining.
Baking pies from scratch, the Flying Saucer Pie Company has been in business since 1967. A space-related mural adds interest to this Houston-based bakery. This is my review.
Clementines Restaurant is a charming place that has been in the Houston area since 1979. It has an old-world charm, good food, and service. This is my review (photos included).
Pepper Twins, located in Houston's River Oaks Shopping Center, is a popular restaurant that offers spicy Sichuan cuisine in a pretty interior setting.
The Blue Nile, located in Houston, Texas, is an Ethiopian restaurant that is a Zagat Winner. From the authentic food, good service, and unique décor, this restaurant is worth a visit.
Courses Restaurant is a part of the Art Institute of Houston, where student chefs learn how to cook as well as manage the back and front of the house.
It's well known that Dublin has some of the best pubs offering the best beer and entertainment. Here is my list of Irish pubs where you have to stop for a beer next time you visit the city!
Kitchen Roselli is a destination restaurant that attracts Italian food lovers from miles around. Forget franchise chains, this spot has a "cafe-in-Florence" feel, while being just a stone's throw from the Yadkin River.