Summerlicious 2014 – Auberge Du Pommier

I know people have their opinions about Summerlicious, and believe me I have my own.  I’ve had some really great experiences and others that make me think “why did this restaurant even bother to participate?”.  The concept is enticing because it allows you to try a restaurant you may not have otherwise based off a…

The Brunch Buzz – Luckee

I clearly have two challenges when it comes to this blog – 1) sheer laziness of not writing more often and 2) going to a new restaurant and getting so caught up with the food and the company that I forget to take pictures.  I guess the 2nd isn’t the worst thing in the world…

El Caballito

Ever have one of those moments when you’re walking into a place and you just KNOW you’re in for an experience?  That was the feeling we got when we opened the bright pink door to El Caballito on a rainy Friday evening.  It was a little hard to find at first but once we did, there…

Hapa Izakaya

What better way to be greeted upon entering a restaurant then to have the entire staff chant “Welcome” at you in Japanese.   This is what patrons can expect upon entering any ‘Izakaya” style establishment.  Traditionally, izakaya is a Japanese style pub which focuses primarily on drinking first and food second in an informal environment. Amongst…

Lisa Marie

Ever since moving to the city, it feels so much easier to be spontaneous and just see where the day/night takes you.  Sometimes its a relaxing day doing life things at home and other days its day time galavanting and night time resto/bar hopping.  I guess that’s how this evening shaped up when I realized…