Breakfast at Tandem Coffee + Bakery

It was my third day in Portland, Maine and a much easier morning since I actually went to bed before 5am. For breakfast I went to Tandem Coffee + Bakery, another spot featured in Bon Appetit’s article. When I arrived, there was a line out the door. It was a gorgeous sunny day and I…

Last Day in Savannah: Fried Chicken, Honey, and Brews

My time in Savannah was coming to an end. My flight home wasn’t for another few hours, so I decided to check out a few more places. I had lunch near the Savannah River at Vic’s on the River. The restaurant occupies a former warehouse space and serves Southern classics. I sat at small table…

Dinner at The Olde Pink House

For my final night in Savannah, I made a dinner reservation at The Olde Pink House. The beautiful Colonial mansion was named for its shade of pink stucco that covers its old brick. It was built in 1771 for James Habersham Jr., a wealthy cotton planter and one of Savannah’s founding-family members. I was seated…

Breakfast at Biscuit Love

It was my last day in Nashville and I couldn’t leave without stopping by Biscuit Love for breakfast. The bright Southern eatery is known for their breakfast and lunch creations made entirely from scratch. What started out as an Airstream food truck, now had three locations in Tennessee. There was a line out the door,…

Breakfast at Brother Juniper’s

If you’re looking for a good breakfast spot in Memphis, many people will mention Brother’s Juniper’s. The casual award-winning restaurant is known for their fresh bread, biscuits, creative omelets, and comforting breakfast specialties. It’s located in East Memphis, around a 15-mintue Uber ride from my Beale Street hotel. The place looks like a house inside…

Breakfast at Penny Cluse Cafe

It was a gorgeous Sunday morning and I wanted to try one of the most popular breakfast joints in town, Penny Cluse Cafe. You can expect a wait on most days. A couple parties in front of me were told at least an hour wait. Being by myself, I told the hostess that a seat…