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New Orleans

Last updated on November 15th, 2018 at 10:52 amDecided to try some of the newer places; here’s the first: Cochon A James Beard winning chef got my attention and it’s...

New Orleans

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 06:13 pmI haven’t been here in about 30 years: K-Paul’s Just got in and didn’t have any plans so I thought I’d see...

Vancouver

Last updated on March 14th, 2019 at 09:57 pmLast stop on our way back to Seattle: Darby’s Public House. Just had drinks before dropping our son off at the airport...

Vancouver

Last updated on September 20th, 2019 at 06:44 pmSitting on an airplane and catching up from the weekend: Ayoub’s. Ok it’s not a restaurant but you have to try this...

Vancouver

Last updated on March 14th, 2019 at 10:16 pmSon visiting daughter in Vancouver = quick trip north: The Oakwood. Great spot in the Kits area for brunch or dinner…our daughter...

Seattle

Last updated on March 10th, 2020 at 10:30 pmJames Beard chef: JuneBaby. The second offering from the highly regarded chef/owner of Salare. The food has a more Southern focus than...

Seattle

Last updated on March 28th, 2020 at 06:43 pmThird option for lunch: Gracia. We didn’t start out to try this place in Ballard but wound up here when our other...

Seattle

Last updated on March 28th, 2020 at 06:46 pmEnd of the indoor cycling class season meetup: The Pub at 3rd Place. Always been an interesting place in the basement of...

Maltby WA

Last updated on April 7th, 2019 at 04:54 pmGot the job to pick up our cats today so this was lunch: Maltby Cafe. I’ve passed this place numerous times when...

Philadelphia

Last updated on February 13th, 2019 at 09:14 amDinner for 20: Continental. A bit hard to describe this place…global comfort food that leans a bit Asian, probably comes closest. This...

Philadelphia

Last updated on February 13th, 2019 at 09:17 amEverybody wanted Peking Duck so we decided this place fit the bill: Sang Kee It has been awhile since I’ve had this...

Philadelphia

Last updated on September 20th, 2019 at 06:46 pmBack in Philly: Laurel. Once again my flight in was late…..this time one and a half hours…barely made my reservation going straight...

Vancouver

Last updated on March 14th, 2019 at 10:26 pmA bit of a tourist place but the: Granville Public Market is worth a visit Like the Pike Place Market in Seattle...

Vancouver

Last updated on September 20th, 2019 at 06:47 pmHave wanted to try this place for a few years: Ask for Luigi. It was really a hot ticket a few years...

Vancouver

Last updated on March 14th, 2019 at 10:32 pmThis is really about the hotel which is a must if you are in Vancouver: Granville Island Hotel. However there is a...

Vancouver

Last updated on May 24th, 2019 at 05:08 pmHave been here before and will be back: Beaucoup. I have to admit I have a very weak spot for French pastries...