Finally Coming out West – Bobby's Burger Palace – Las Vegas, NV

I have been waiting for this for about 2 years, ever since I had my first experience at a Bobby’s Burger Palace in New Jersey. This one in Las Vegas was just as good. Still can’t wait for them to build one in Southern California but until them I will continue to enjoy these creativeContinue reading “Finally Coming out West – Bobby's Burger Palace – Las Vegas, NV”

Over Fifty Years of Tiki Tradition – Tiki Ti – Los Angeles, CA

Where Sunset and Hollywood Boulevards meet there is a tiny tiki bar straight out of time. Picture a long dark bar, tiki trinkets everywhere, many of which have been provided by their customers, blinking lights, a waterfall, bottles of booze and smoke-filled air. Turns out, if the establishment is owner-operated, customers can smoke. Now, whyContinue reading “Over Fifty Years of Tiki Tradition – Tiki Ti – Los Angeles, CA”

Home of the Original Pina Colada – Caribe Hilton – San Juan, Puerto Rica

Kim and I recently were able to visit the home of the Pina Colada in San Juan, Puerto Rico at the Oasis Bar of the amazing Caribe Hilton. Beautiful location, super friendly bartenders and great drinks. However be careful to ask for a handmade Pina Colada, as the normal ones we found out are fromContinue reading “Home of the Original Pina Colada – Caribe Hilton – San Juan, Puerto Rica”

Disneyland Knows Tiki – Trader Sam's Enchanted Tiki Bar, Disneyland Hotel – Anaheim, CA

We’ve been on a real tiki bar kick as of late. We enjoy the nostalgia that they invoke and so we started to look up tiki bars to experience them wherever we travel. We were recently turned onto a new tiki bar by a friend’s Facebook check-in and were surprised to discover it was practicallyContinue reading “Disneyland Knows Tiki – Trader Sam's Enchanted Tiki Bar, Disneyland Hotel – Anaheim, CA”

Great Seafood in the Middle of Paso – Pier 46 Seafood – Templeton, CA

The Paso Robles region is an interesting conundrum for us. There region is bursting with amazing wine but the food choices are limited. As foodies, even if we go to Paso for the wine, we can’t help but want to have good food too. Don’t get me wrong, Paso has its fair share of high-endContinue reading “Great Seafood in the Middle of Paso – Pier 46 Seafood – Templeton, CA”

Great Setting for Cocktails at Grand Central Terminal – The Campbell Apartment – New York, NY

This is a very fun spot at the world famous Grand Central Terminal in New York City. This bar is a popular hangout for locals waiting to catch the train after work. If you get in early you can grab a seat but it’s standing room only after the 5 o’clock whistle. It’s a funContinue reading “Great Setting for Cocktails at Grand Central Terminal – The Campbell Apartment – New York, NY”

The Original Tiki Drink Company – Don's Dagger Bar at Don the Beachcomber – Sunset Beach, CA

Kim and I have been on a mad hunt discovering different bars across the U.S. We are working to get them posted when we have time so we can share what we’ve found with you. Most of the time the bars we seek specialize in craft and vintage cocktails. One throw back of the vintageContinue reading “The Original Tiki Drink Company – Don's Dagger Bar at Don the Beachcomber – Sunset Beach, CA”

Great Lobster Roll and Friendly People – Red’s Eats – Wiscasset, ME

While on our foodie tour of the Northeast, Kim and I were told to check out Red’s Eats with promise of the best lobster roll in Maine. Kim also found them on every single top lobster roll list when she searched the web. We were hesitant to try them because they were about 40 milesContinue reading “Great Lobster Roll and Friendly People – Red’s Eats – Wiscasset, ME”

From Food Truck to Brick and Mortar, Still Awesome – Grill’em All – Alhambra, CA

One of my favorite gourmet food trucks was Grill’em All. Yes, the same Grill’em All that won the first season of FoodNetwork’s Great Food Truck Race. They would pop in to the OC every once in a while and we would go wait in the long lines just so we could stuff our faces. AboutContinue reading “From Food Truck to Brick and Mortar, Still Awesome – Grill’em All – Alhambra, CA”

Unexpected Surprise while Walking the Streets of Boston – Marliave – Boston, MA

It’s Memorial Day of our New England foodie tour and we’d been anxiously waiting for a respectable hour to try Drink, a local watering hole in Boston known for its speakeasy vibe and craft cocktails. However, unbeknownst to us, the bar was closed on this holiday. After walking what felt like all of Boston proper,Continue reading “Unexpected Surprise while Walking the Streets of Boston – Marliave – Boston, MA”