Good finds of food & drink around the world that you might want to try.
Eat. Good. Food. is the motto of Market Table in Hanover, New Hampshire. And eating good food you can here. Long communal tables serve up farm-to-table specialities. You know exactly which farm and which producer the ingredients of your dishes are from. A counter of delicious and freshly-baked pastries welcome folks and tempt them before […]
Versailles, known as “the World’s Most Famous Cuban Restaurant” earned this accolade with good reason. Located in Miami, the food is flavorful, authentic, and simply delicious. From the Cubans (of course) to the carne asada to the plantain soup (do NOT forget the plantain soup), it is not surprise this is the place to be. […]
Tired of being so “good” after the holidays? Head for some gourmet burgers at BGR The Burger Joint. Not only are their burgers great, but if you are trying to reduce your red meat intake, but they have a fantastic veggie burger and their turkey burger is one of the best I have ever eaten […]
We know: gelato is all the rage. Everyone thinks they have the best one. Well, I may really have found one: Morano Gelato in Hanover, New Hampshire. Raised in the Upper Valley and trained in Sicily, the owner has managed to turn out some of the best gelato I have ever tasted – creamy, rich, […]
Located in Five Points, Birmingham, AL is a bistro with a chic urban feel and simply amazing food, 26. Sister to the more formal dining, Ocean, 26 offers free wine tasting with local experts and a menu to clamour over. Their LED-backed bar is fully stocked, and during happy hour, their drinks – and many […]
Baked right in the family’s living room, the Cupcake Collection is situated inside one of the beautiful old homes in the Germantown neighborhood of Nashville, Tennessee. Their top seller, Sweet Potato, is only one example of sweet goodness. Sweet, but not overly sugary sweet. Just the right touch. It’s one time you don’t mind entering […]
Located on a nondescript strip mall in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona, is a gem of a place. Takamatsu, voted Phoenix’s best Korean restaurant, serves up some amazing food that’s grilled to your liking at your own table. Flavors are fantastic. Even the free appetizers that come with the meal is stunning. I could (almost) […]
Located in Cambridge, Massachuetts, Sofra Bakery is a wonderful Middle Eastern bakery with beautiful pastries and snacks. From flatbreads to shawarmas to kibbeh, the food is authentic and beautifully made. Not to mention their delicious drinks, including homemade Sharbat, prepared from flower petals and fruits.
Boudin Bakery is world renown for being San Francisco’s original sourdough bakery since 1849. The fact that it is also a popular tourist attraction often detracts from the simple fact that its bread has continued to be made to perfection and with great care and creativity. The bread is worth waiting in line.
Do you like bacon? If you like bacon, you may like The Oink Cafe in Phoenix, Arizona. They are known for their specials: breakfast, lunch, and bacon. As in bacon – almost anything. Including donuts. It’s a place that’s always packed for its hearty meals – and any place that serves breakfast all day gets an extra […]