Oysters, Sushi, Vegan Ice Cream, and Unicorn Droppings

It was a day filled with plenty of Seattle eats. Earlier that morning, we wandered Pike Place Market and then it was time to head back out for more food. My sister had a vegan dinner lined up for later. I decided to go to The Walrus and the Carpenter for a bit because I…

Fanny Bay Oyster Bar and Saku

After a wonderful Vancouver Delights Tour, it was time to stop by Fanny Bay Oyster Bar & Shellfish Market for lunch. It was located on the same block of our hotel. I just missed their Happy Hour which is offered daily from 3pm to 6pm. You’ll find the freshest shellfish at their flagship location in…

Hominy Grill, The Charleston Museum, and 167 Raw

I just found out that the award-winning downtown Charleston restaurant, Hominy Grill, had their final day of service yesterday on April 28th. I’m glad I had a chance to dine at the iconic Lowcountry eatery before it closed its doors after a stellar 24-year run. Chef Robert Stehling, who earned a James Beard Award for…

Oysters and Fried Plaice at Restaurant Gabriel

I had a nice Michelin-starred Swedish dinner during my first night in Gothenburg, Sweden. The next day I was excited to check out a small seafood restaurant located inside the Feskekörka fish market. The indoor fish and shellfish market has all kinds of seafood delicacies, and at one end of the market you’ll spot a…

I’m Back from the Pacific Northwest!

How’s it going? I just came back from a wonderful trip out in the Pacific Northwest! My sister and I try to plan a trip once a year. The past couple years I traveled out to Asia to meet her in Thailand and Japan, but this year we kept it a bit more “local” and…

Leaving Maine: Scales Restaurant

After enjoying some outstanding craft beer, it was time for one last meal before going to the airport to catch my flight home. It was all about the fabulous seafood and lobster in this town, so I made sure to try Scales for my final lobster fix. An Uber dropped me off at the spacious…

Off to Maine: Eventide Oyster Co.

I’m finally posting about my final trip of this past Summer. For Labor Day weekend, I decided to visit Maine for the very first time. Bon Appétit named Portland, Maine the 2018 Restaurant City of the Year so you know I was super excited to check out its food scene! Off to Maine! I stayed…

Oysters and Sweetbreads at The Grey

It was my first day in Savannah and earlier in the day I had lunch and arrival cocktails at Treylor Park. Later that night I had dinner at The Grey, a modern Southern restaurant in a restored 1938 art deco Greyhound Bus Terminal. I only waited a few minutes before walking back to the main…