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”

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 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”

Greenleaf Gourmet Chopshop – Costa Mesa, CA

We recently tried Greenleaf, a fast -casual dining restaurant that opened its first Orange County outpost in Costa Mesa. The gourmet chopshop, as they are known, is a healthy concept that prides itself on using fresh and healthy ingredients as well as being built in environmentally conscious locations using recycled and compostable products. They makeContinue reading “Greenleaf Gourmet Chopshop – Costa Mesa, CA”

The Hunt for Great Fried Clams Around New England Leads to J.T. Farnham's – Essex, MA

Recently Kim and I took a foodie tour from Maine, to Boston, through Cape Cod and Rhode Island. As you can probably imagine we had a lot of wonderful food and drinks. One thing we looked forward to and tried at many places were fried clams. These were whole belly fried clams versus clam stripsContinue reading “The Hunt for Great Fried Clams Around New England Leads to J.T. Farnham's – Essex, MA”

Grand Opening: Bruxie Gourmet Waffle Sandwiches in Downtown Huntington Beach

We were invited to try out the newest Bruxie now open in Downtown Huntington Beach. Love the location and as always the food was incredible. The restaurant, which focuses on a menu of more than a dozen savory and sweet gourmet waffle sandwich offerings, will be located one block East of PCH at The StrandContinue reading “Grand Opening: Bruxie Gourmet Waffle Sandwiches in Downtown Huntington Beach”

"When the Dog Bites, When the Bee Stings" – Invitation Only at Playground – Santa Ana, CA

I received a call from Jason Quinn, a local chef that we first met when he was the chef on the popular gourmet food truck, The Lime Truck. Yes, the same Jason that helped take The Lime Truck to victory in the second season of Food Network’s Great Food Truck Race. Since then, he hasContinue reading “"When the Dog Bites, When the Bee Stings" – Invitation Only at Playground – Santa Ana, CA”

Playing with Our Food at Little Sheep Mongolian Hot Pot – Irvine, CA

There is a shopping center in Irvine, at Culver and Irvine Center Drive that we frequent when picking up our Asian cooking supplies. The last time we were there we noticed that the Teppan place had closed and something called Little Sheep Mongolian Hot Pot had taken its place. We kept telling ourselves that weContinue reading “Playing with Our Food at Little Sheep Mongolian Hot Pot – Irvine, CA”