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Chicago

Last updated on September 20th, 2019 at 06:12 pmOne of those special places: Le Colonial. I’ve been here once before several years ago and vowed to return. This is a...

Chicago

Last updated on December 29th, 2018 at 09:58 pmComes highly rated….by an Argentinian: Tanta. Large group dinner so the choices were broad with only a taste of many examples from...

Chicago

Last updated on December 29th, 2018 at 10:00 pmDinner before business: Publican. Thought this looked like an interesting place…described as a beer hall and while I’m not much of an...

Seattle

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 05:34 pmIt’s been a few years: Lecosho Downtown to see an exhibit at the Seattle Art Museum and decided this was the place...

Spokane WA

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 05:34 pmRoad trip: Wild Sage Bistro Highly regarded and best described as new American, the choices were typical…fish, pork and chicken. We had...

Moses Lake WA

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 05:34 pmOn the road: Michaels on the Lake Located lakeside with outdoor dining and a view…..spoiled a bit by the railroad that runs...

Seattle

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 05:35 pmWhile you shop: Habitant at Nordstrom Ok…ok….you have to have a drink before shopping….right? Even if that isn’t correct, if you’re in...

Seattle

Last updated on December 13th, 2019 at 04:19 pmOne more coffee shop in Seattle: Diva Espresso. One of about a half dozen locations in the city. This visit was to...

Seattle

Last updated on January 28th, 2018 at 08:38 amLocal spot for breakfast: Bryant Corner Cafe Standard breakfast fare at this restaurant north of the UW campus. They also offer lunch...

Friday Harbor WA

Last updated on April 13th, 2019 at 02:40 pmA quick coffee before the trip back to Seattle: Riptide Cafe. Very nice cafe right on the harbor. I had to have...

Friday Harbor WA

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 05:36 pmEarly afternoon snack after whale watching: Downriggers Gorgeous space and views so worth a visit just for that reason. That said, the...

Seattle

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 05:36 pmNow for some caffeine: Fuel Coffee One of 3 locations in Seattle but their coffee is more broadly available. It was a...

Seattle

Last updated on November 22nd, 2018 at 01:12 pmFinally got to the brick and mortar restaurant: Monsoon While my previous post was take away, this was my first visit to...

Seattle

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 05:36 pmHot wings without the wings: Ma’ono Fried Chicken Located inside Rachel’s Ginger Beer at University Village we’ve had our eye on this...

Seattle

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 05:37 pmAll about the pig: Le Petit Cochon  Had not heard of this place before visiting as part of a recent business outing....

Washington DC

Last updated on September 20th, 2019 at 06:21 pmThe highlight of this trip to DC: Lapis. Located in the Adams Morgan area not too far from the Woodley Park Metro...