What began in 2015 as a casual Google search for coffee house tours has now become an annual tradition during Door County Triathlon weekend.
Wasserhund is a local microbrewery that focuses on german beers and also serves some of the best pizza in town.
Guidelines and tips for eating healthy meals at Italian restaurants, including healthy menu choices, and foods to avoid.
Japanese Mcdonalds are very different from those in America. This article looks at the interesting differences and between McDonalds in Japan and America.
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.
Find the best seafood restaurants on the CT shoreline as described by a CT shoreline native and seafood lover.
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 three.
This is an account of the 30th annual LBI Chowderfest Cook-Off Classic of 2018. The festival celebrates music, food, and a bizarre cavalcade of traditions I didn't understand. What's not to love?
A review of the Circus Circus buffet in Las Vegas. Not an entirely pleasant experience, in our opinion.
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.
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.
What is Better Than Sex? It is a dessert restaurant located in Key West, Florida. This restaurant serves only two things: beverages and desserts. I highly recommend this place.
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?
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.
Every Sunday, from 10am to 4pm, Smorgasburg Los Angeles pops up at the Row DTLA for a unique food truck and shopping experience that locals and tourists enjoy equally. Here's a peek into this fun adventure.
What's the hype with Shake Shack? It's pure junk and not worth it. Here's a review & impression of trying it for the first time.
For the typical tourist visiting Cáceres, the maps and tourist offices may point you toward the Plaza Mayor for 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 article is for you!
Waitstaff have to endure long hours, low wages, and—sometimes—unpleasant customers who stiff them for the bill.
Looking for cheap food options for a small lunch or a snack? Then look no further! Here are four yummy and unique options in Downtown just under $5.
We visited this clean and well-maintained brewery on my mother's 77th birthday. They have unique beers and a very clean, welcoming establishment. Bring your pet with you!
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.
Go green when eating at restaurants with these simple tips and ideas. Tips for restaurant owners and managers who want to go green are also included.
Why does Diet Coke taste better at McDonald's? There are many speculations, but in this article, I get to the bottom line.
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.
Many of us have enjoyed fast food restaurants, at least on occasion. Among the many available options are hamburgers, deli sandwiches, pizza, Mexican, Asian food... and of course, fried chicken. Of the many chicken establishments out there, none is more popular than KFC.
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 heroes. Here is a review of a few popular shops: Jersey Mikes, Subway, Togo's, Firehouse, Charley's, and 7-Eleven.
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 out about all those odd yet delicious hidden menu items!
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.
A beginner's guide to how Starbucks works: How to order an espresso drink like a pro, brought to you by a certified barista.
Make small changes in the foods you choose when eating out, and you can get on track with your weight loss goals. Check out my tips.
After the stress of traveling, when you feel trapped in your hotel room, what is better than going out to enjoy a nice pizza? I live in Rome and want to share 6 awesome spots with you.
Filipino food-lovers have a strong sense of loyalty. A restaurant that is most favorited has delicious food, an authentic ambiance, and hospitable service.
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.
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.
I visited four different fast-food restaurants that offer mashed potatoes to give you my opinions about them.
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.
The crowded core of Toronto can be quite overwhelming. Many stores and restaurants let their presence be known through size or decorations, but that is not always a testament to their food. There are many hidden gems throughout the city that remain consistent, despite the competition.
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.
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.
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.
This is a brief review of McDonald's three new signature sandwiches: the Maple Bacon Dijon, the Sweet BBQ Bacon and the Pico Guacamole.
A guide to some of the most reasonably priced local restaurants and bars around Porto, Portugal, based on our experiences whilst visiting the area.
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.
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.
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.
I ordered and sampled the entire menu at Dickey's Barbecue Pit, so I can tell you about everything they make!
Chez Piggy is a popular restaurant in downtown Kingston that serves a globally inspired menu. Their food is usually spectacular. However, we did order a dessert that was off-putting.
The MyPanera loyalty program from Panera Bread is free to join and simple to use. Unfortunately, its skimpy rewards make it barely worth the minimal effort to sign up.
Grecos is a popular Greek restaurant in downtown Kingston. During my most recent visit, I ordered the moussaka, and I wasn't impressed with it. I would recommend Grecos, but not the moussaka.
All you need to know about Starbucks' iced teas and iced tea lemonades. This guide was written by a Starbucks barista!
Fan of CMT's "Nashville"? Is your idea of the city just cowboy boots and honky-tonks? That's not the real Nashville. Let a native show you around.
Pat's Restaurant is a Cambodian/Thai establishment near downtown Kingston. Although their interior decor is not their best feature, the food is scrumptious. I would recommend Pat's restaurant.
My suggestions for finding the perfect places to eat while visiting Sedona from take out to celebrating a special occasion.
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.
This Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, coffee shop is appropriately located on the corner of 5th Avenue and Jefferson Street. It is a quaint cafe that offers coffee, tea and blended drinks; a breakfast and lunch menu; and a unique personality that travels through every room of the house.
Guerrilla Street Food is St. Louis's Filipino and Asian-inspired restaurant, featuring both a food truck and a traditional restaurant location.
In Spring of 2012, Wendy's restaurant introduced poutine to its menu. Is it worth the hype? This review will help you decide.
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.
Look here to see the differences between Starbucks and McDonalds McCafe popular espresso drinks. Compare prices, calories and caffeine content.
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...
Windmills is a popular Kingston restaurant that offers a diverse menu from around the world in an atmosphere that delights all the senses.
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.
The Rustic Spud is a relatively new Kingston eatery that serves gourmet pizza and burgers. I would recommend eating here.
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.
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.
Whether you're a visiting vegan or a veggie-loving local looking to find some new, vegan-friendly restaurants in the Boston area, look no further! Here are six of my favorite vegan spots in Boston.
Read my review of Choobi Choobi, a seafood restaurant located at Lower Ground Floor, North Wing of SM City along Diversion Road, Iloilo City, Philippines
A list of the great spots for food in Ocean City, Md. It's a foodie's beach town! Includes the best spots for candy, seafood, snacks, and breakfast.
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.
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.
Like most of us, you’re trying to take off a few pounds. You probably think that means eating in restaurants is off limits, but you’d be wrong. Here are some tips to help you enjoy dining out, even if you're on a diet!
What are tapas? And where do they come from? Are tapas and pintxos the same thing? Find out today and set the record straight.
Milk and Cream is the perfect dessert shop—or hidden gem, as I like to call it—located right here in Dallas. Ice cream, donuts, and cereal make for a perfect, mouthwatering treat. Best part? You do not have to go all the way to OC for this delicious experience!
Extravagance is not dead everywhere as the mega-wealthy search out new experiences only they can afford.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Trying to find the best hot chocolate from a fast food restaurant or coffee house? Check out these reviews.
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.
Visiting Iron Hill Brewery, a brewery/restaurant in Montgomeryville, Pennsylvania, was a unique and enjoyable experience.
All the advice articles focus on larger restaurants, but what about when you work at a Mom-'n-Pop shop? What can you do as a server to boost your tips?
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.
Cafe Malabar is a little slice of South India in Norfolk. Authentic dishes and large portions offer good value and something different from most Indian restaurants in the UK. UPDATE: The restaurant is now called Taste of Malabar.
A scenic drive along the Door County Peninsula brings you to Brew Coffeehouse, a rustic-looking building along HWY 42. Flanked on the left by a garden and outdoor seating area, the café hosts a conveniently located lending library to help make your visit as relaxing as possible.
Looking for the coolest hipster places in the Detroit, MI area? TownHouse might be right up your alley.
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.
Have you ever experienced fondue? If not, the Melting Pot Restaurant is a great place to hold a special celebration. The food is tasty, and the dining experience is unique and fun.
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.
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.
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.
There are many high protein options at Jimmy John's for those on a high protein diet. Next time you're at Jimmy John's, keeps these options in mind for a meal that's high in protein.
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.
I really enjoy chicken tenders, nuggets, strips, etc. I review some examples here and give 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.
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.
Mandarin is a relatively new restaurant in Kingston. It offers a wide variety of tasty Chinese and Canadian dishes at reasonable prices. I would certainly recommend Mandarin to someone looking for buffet-style Chinese food in Kingston.
Golden Viet Thai is a small restaurant in downtown Kingston that offers Vietnamese and Thai cuisine.
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.
A brief guide to the words Starbucks fanatics use and also unofficial drinks created using their ingredients.
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!
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.
Wonderful food, service and views make this restaurant a unique and memorable dining experience that you don't want to miss!
This article is a local's guide to the best restaurants in Pensacola for steak, sandwiches, seafood, and gourmet dining. If you plan to visit Pensacola, I would definitely recommend giving one or more of these places a try!
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.
If you crave amazing seafood at affordable prices with gorgeous nautical views, Ñato Fish is the perfect place to eat in El Chorrillo, Panama.
A review of Cravings Buffet, in the Mirage casino. One of the many Las Vegas buffets that the town is famous for.
Lone Star Texas Grill is a popular downtown Kingston eatery that specializes in Tex-Mex food. I had their BBQ Bacon Burger during my last visit. Their presentation wasn't the greatest, but the food was pretty enjoyable. Overall, I would recommend this restaurant.
Vegetarians: You're not stuck with just lettuce anymore! Some restaurants are actually getting much better at providing options. This edition focuses on restaurant chains in Illinois, Wisconsin, and Minnesota.
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. Here are some recs on where to find the best one.
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.
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.
If you spend time in France in the vicinity of the Western Haute Vienne (near to the borders of the Dordogne and the Charente), you may be interested to know about this place.
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!
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.
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.
When going out to eat, it's supposed to be carefree, never stressful. Learn how to make sure your experience is as clean and stress-free as possible.
This article is all about my experience at Plow, a San Francisco restaurant with a great hilltop view of the city. This review covers my initial impressions, my thoughts on the food, and my overall opinion of the restaurant.
The McRib is back, but is that a good thing? The nutrition facts, ingredient list, and surrounding animal cruelty controversy may make you think twice about buying this popular McDonald's sandwich.
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!
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.
Do you love pizza? I sure do! In this article, I will compare two favorite Chicago hot spots for some of the most amazing deep-dish pizza in Chi-town!
Darbar is one of the oldest Indian restaurants in Kingston. I tried their chicken tandoori, and overall, it was alright. They offered a free dessert, which was delicious. I would recommend Darbar.
San Diego's Pacific Beach neighborhood is known for its many bars. Here's a local's take on the best spots in PB for a cocktail or a beer.
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.
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?
Woodenheads is a busy and popular spot for gourmet pizza in Kingston, Ontario. The food was, for the most part scrumptious, but it was also a bit pricy. You'll love the beautiful atmosphere and the friendly service.
Olivea is a popular Italian restaurant in downtown Kingston. I had their signature burger with a salad, which I quite enjoyed. Overall, I would recommend this restaurant.
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.
Not sure what to order? Here's a list of what goes in to the most common drinks at your local Starbucks. It happens every day. A customer walks into Starbucks, gazes at the menu, and with a slight shrug walks up and orders a.... um, Latte? The...
A restaurant server dishes some truths from their insider’s point of view. Most rumors are, in fact, rumors. Here's the truth.
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!
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.
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.
Lao Bei Fang Dumpling House is a great little place with hand-made noodles and much more. It is quite possibly one of my favorite restaurants!
Alibaba is a well-received Middle Eastern restaurant in downtown Kingston. Their food was pretty good, but some of their ingredients weren't as fresh as they could be. Overall, I would recommend Alibaba.
New York City is world-renowned for the tastiest pizza on the planet, but Oneonta is full of pizza joints that offer the same delicious pizza found in The Big Apple!
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.
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.