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Ferndale WA

Last updated on April 7th, 2019 at 05:00 pmMultiple locations from BC to Bellevue but try this one within a few miles of crossing the border: Woods Coffee. When you...

Vancouver

Last updated on March 14th, 2019 at 10:45 pmBeen trying to visit here for a few years: Motomachi Shokudo. Whatever you do don’t visit on a Wednesday…..they’re closed….ouch! Also note...

Vancouver BC

Last updated on March 14th, 2019 at 10:48 pmA place for coffee: Elysian Coffee Roasters. This is one of 4 locations in Vancouver and came highly recommended by locals. It...

Vancouver BC

Last updated on March 14th, 2019 at 09:41 pmDined here about a year ago: Homer St Cafe and Bar Housed in a Victorian styled building in a corner location the...

Vancouver BC

Last updated on March 14th, 2019 at 10:53 pmTried to visit the ramen shop nearby but closed on Wednesday: Banana Leaf. This is a chain of Malaysian restaurants and this...

Vancouver BC

Last updated on March 14th, 2019 at 10:56 pmTerrible weather out so made a quick dash to this well known Japanese Izakaya: Guu Garden. Very close to the Sheraton Wall...

Vancouver BC

Last updated on March 14th, 2019 at 10:58 pmTerrible weather outside so had a quick lunch at: Cafe One. Inside the north tower of the Sheraton Wall Center it’s your...

Seattle

Last updated on March 28th, 2020 at 05:41 pmRecommendation from a local chef: Pestle Rock. Bit of a small place from the outside but inside the space goes back at...

Philadelphia

Last updated on February 13th, 2019 at 09:22 amA cold night so not very adventurous: Red Owl Tavern. It’s the restaurant for the Hotel Monaco so it was easy to...

Winthrop WA

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 08:55 pmMexican food abounds in Eastern Washington and this another example with a bit of a Mayan touch: Carlos 1800 Mexican Grill &...

Winthrop WA

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 08:56 pmNew place just outside of town: Methow Valley Ciderhouse Stopped by to try this place because it looked interesting. Basically a sausage...

Winthrop WA

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 08:56 pmGreat way to start the ski day: Rocking Horse Bakery Funky space…boat on the ceiling and bikes on the wall….that is always...

Leavenworth WA

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 08:56 pmVery touristy German themed town but check out: Schocolat Lots of places to spend your money here but this is a local...

Cle Elum WA

Last updated on January 20th, 2020 at 08:55 pmNice place for a quick coffee break just off I5: Pioneer Coffee Roasting Co. Right in downtown and just past Snoqualmie Pass...

Seattle

Last updated on March 28th, 2020 at 05:43 pmHighly regarded restaurant for dinner: Salare. The chef is from St Petersburg and the food has a certain Southern touch. Had pickled...

Birmingham AL

Last updated on July 30th, 2019 at 03:24 pmNew place with well deserved extremely positive reviews: Fancy’s on Fifth. The restaurant scene in Birmingham is surprisingly strong for the size...