Don’t Mind if I DO

Don’t Mind if I DO

Living in New York, you quickly learn the trendy spots that take foodies by storm.  We are always looking for the next best dessert, dinner or brunch spot to showcase and recommend to friends.  With that, I present DO.  The place that actually promotes indulging in as much cookie dough as you like.  Yes I [...]

Powamekka Cafe

Powamekka Cafe

What happens when Tupac envisions his own restaurant and leaves the blueprint for the concept?  Sweet Chick, nestled in the Lower Eastside of Manhattan, brings this idea to life 20 years later and becomes Powamekka Cafe for you to enjoy over a 3-day stint.  It was time for yet another much needed catch up and [...]

LES Kitchen

LES Kitchen

The Lower Eastside of Manhattan is the home of some of my favorite food spots.  Let’s add LES Kitchen to that list.  Nestled on Essex St this neighborhood burger spot does not disappoint with their menu.  If I had to put their food in a category, comfort would be the most fitting.  I love a [...]

BEC

BEC

After my recent visit to LA, I raved about the place Egglsut for their take on a simple breakfast; their bacon, egg and cheese sandwich on a brioche bun.  Well guys BEC is coming as a strong competitor here in New York.  Same concept but their bun has bacon bits and cheese baked on top. [...]

Kristalbelli

Kristalbelli

When restaurant week is upon us, it'a only right to take part in at least one of the restaurants offering a nice lunch or 3-course dinner for $29 or $42, respectively.  I decided to try Kristalbelli.  Perfect for yet another catch up dinner.  Kristalbelli is located in the heart of Midtown Manhattan and serves very [...]

Oceana Grill

Oceana Grill

I'm a huge fan of seafood; so it seems only right to indulge in as many seafood dishes as possible when in New Orleans.  Oceana definitely made this happen with their menu options.  Located in the heart of the historic New Orleans French Quarter, I can't believe through my many visits to New Orleans I'd [...]

Neyow’s Creole Cafe

Neyow’s Creole Cafe

New Orleans is home to so many great things.  From the historic French Quarter, to the eccentric beauty of the street art and the musical influence shown by the harmonic tunes played through a saxophone by a local.  Oh how I love thee.  Another important aspect of this culture is the Creole background which is [...]

LA Edition: Part 3

LA Edition: Part 3

LA is a place known for many notable things.  Hollywood, celeb sightings, production and die-hard Lakers fans to name a few.  Whenever I travel, I’m always in search of the best food and LA does a good job of providing new places to try.  Being a foodie at heart, I will always fit in a [...]