The Uptowner Cafe on Grand

the uptowner on grand

If you are looking for breakfast in St. Paul, Minnesota, look no further than the Uptowner on Grand, situated in St. Paul’s vibrant, yet historic Grand Avenue.  Today I’ll share with you a recent trip to this historic diner as well as take you back in history to my days growing up in the Twin … Read more

Firebirds (Pembroke Pines) Review

Firebirds (Pembroke Pines) Review

Located at the Pembroke Pines Retail Shops, Firebirds Wood Fired Grill is an American restaurant and steakhouse offering signature menu items with bold, unforgettable flavors and an inviting atmosphere for the perfect meal. Let’s learn more about this restaurant, its great decor, its mouthwatering menu, and the reasons why I’d never pass on an invitation … Read more

Rendezvous Bar & Grill Fort Lauderdale

Rendezvous Review

After reading Rendezvous, Fort Lauderdale reviews online, I was excited to try this restaurant- and I am glad I did! We decided to head there for Father’s Day because of the great location and reportedly good food. Here is my review of the overall dining experience. First Impressions Immediately upon walking through the door, I … Read more

Billys Stone Crabs Hollywood, Florida

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When most people think of stone crabs in South Florida, the immediate location that comes to mind is Joe’s Stone Crab in South Beach.  Nobody mentioned Billy’s Stone Crab in Hollywood to me back in 2001, when I was a transplant from Minnesota finding his bearings in South Florida. Years later, I started a family … Read more

Matt’s Bar Minneapolis – Home of the Jucy Lucy!

Matt's Bar

Matt’s Bar is an unpretentious hole in the wall in Minneapolis that needs no introduction to locals who are seeking their famous “Jucy Lucy.”  Having grown up just outside Minneapolis, I’m no stranger when it comes to Jucy Lucy’s, but for anyone who isn’t aware of what this iconic take on a hamburger is all … Read more

Nacho Mammas Review

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Hidden away in the streets of Stillwater, Nacho Mama’s is a great Mexican food restaurant. As you walk inside the place, you’ll find that the quirky decor, beautiful artwork, and floating lanterns create a lively environment. In this guide, we’ll review the decor, the food, and the customer service. Let’s get into it! About Nacho … Read more

Pho Kim Long Las Vegas (Best Vietnamese in Vegas?)

Pho beef

Pho Kim Long delivers a slice of Vietnam in the heart of Las Vegas. Renowned for its Pho Bo and round-the-clock service, this family-owned restaurant promises a menu bursting with Vietnamese authenticity. Explore with us the tastes and tales that make Pho Kim Long a culinary treasure without enduring any fluff. As I lived in … Read more