Pho Michael, Metairie, La. Report #73

We’ve had some VERY cold weather in New Orleans lately so my mind has been on a bowl of hot soup for a week now, and one of my favorite is the Vietnamese, beef broth based soup, Pho.  I’ve heard some very good things about this place so I figured I’d head out to Metairie… Continue reading Pho Michael, Metairie, La. Report #73

Root Down, Denver, Co. Report #72

i Traveling home and I ended up with a long layover in Denver right at my favorite time of day. Dinner time! Saw this place so I stopped and looked at their menu. Looked like their intent was to take a different spin on foods so I figured I’d give them a try. I found… Continue reading Root Down, Denver, Co. Report #72

Post Street Craft Beer Ale House, Spokane, Wa. Report #71

Guess what? I’m still in Spokane, Washington. Guess what else? It’s still cold! But not snowing anymore thank God after the six inches we had yesterday. And lastly, guess the final thing. I still gotta eat! I was in a burger mood so I went to a bar. If you want a good burger bars… Continue reading Post Street Craft Beer Ale House, Spokane, Wa. Report #71

Twigs Bistro and Martini Bar, Spokane, Wa. Report #70

Through no fault of my own I ended up in Spokane, Washington. I have NEVER seen this much snow in my life! I think it was 1975 when it snowed enough in New Orleans that I was able to build a snowman using every bit of snow in my yard. I saw that much here… Continue reading Twigs Bistro and Martini Bar, Spokane, Wa. Report #70

Las Mkt, Las Vegas, Nv. Report #69

A couple firsts here. 1) this is my first time reporting on a restaurant in an airport and 2) this is my first time doing a report on my iPhone so I have no idea how the finished report will look. If I’m smart enough to actually finish it, that is. Anyway, I normally wouldn’t… Continue reading Las Mkt, Las Vegas, Nv. Report #69

Jung’s Golden Dragon II, New Orleans, La. Report #68

  I once worked as a personal trainer at an Anytime Fitness.  The owner was a Chinese guy and we talked about food once.  I asked him if there was anywhere in New Orleans to get authentic Chinese food and he told me there wasn’t.  Well, this place has two menus.  A typical Americanized Chinese… Continue reading Jung’s Golden Dragon II, New Orleans, La. Report #68

Mooyah, Metairie, La. Report #67

  This is one of my favorite burger places.  Spacious, clean, well lit, downright pretty inside.  Big chalk wall for the kids to occupy themselves with.  Fast food type atmosphere with some premium type ingredients you can add to your burger like sliced avocado, blue cheese, applewood smoked bacon, grilled onions, sautéed mushrooms, fried onion… Continue reading Mooyah, Metairie, La. Report #67