Tacos, Carne Asada and Shrimp From Los Nopales

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I was contacted a couple weeks ago to try out a new restaurant discovery app called Flavour. Now normally I’m not the one deciding where we’re going to dinner anyways, but this time we decided to let the app choose for us. Im not really sure what a restaurant needs to have to be considered […]

Austin, TX Food Take 2: BBQ, Mexican, Filipino, Donuts and Fried Chicken

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I’ve written about the food in Austin, TX before and I will probably write about it again in the future. My brother moved down to Austin from Chicago in 2012, so I’ve gone to visit him the last 2 years. And now that my wife has made it down there and experienced it for herself, […]

Cantina Laredo with a Side of Chicken and Waffles

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A coupe weeks ago Celeste and I celebrated our 1.5 year wedding anniversary, and in honor of the special day we decided to finally use one of the gift cards my brothers got us for Christmas last year. Along with that, I also picked up an anniversary-sized version of our wedding cake… Now I know […]

Al Pastor Tacos for Happy Hour at Central Standard

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It doesn’t happen that often, but on occasion we’ll head out for happy hour drinks and appetizers after work during the week. Normally I don’t partake in such events as I have softball, or just plain don’t feel like it, but with a friend for New York in town there was no reason not to. […]

San Diego Food Day 1: Little Italy and Lucha Libre

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Every time I visit San Diego I never want to leave, and this time was no different. Celeste was scheduled to attend a conference at the Manchester Grand Hyatt hotel in San Diego on Monday through Wednesday and knowing that we were trying to go somewhere for a weekend, we decided to both fly out […]