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

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

BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse, Slidell, La. Report #62

BJ’s is great.  Unfortunately for me they don’t have one in New Orleans.  The only three in Louisiana are in Slidell, Baton Rouge and Lafayette.  I had to attend a family funeral in Mississippi, so on the way back we decided to stop at the one in Slidell for dinner. As you’d guess by the… Continue reading BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse, Slidell, La. Report #62

Times Grill, Mandeville, La. Report #56

This is one of my absolute favorite places for burgers although other menu items I’ve tried have been pretty good.  The place has that college game day type atmosphere, with a bar area that’s semi walled off in the dining room.  They even let you tailgate in the parking lot!  I’m sure they were happy. … Continue reading Times Grill, Mandeville, La. Report #56

The Big Cheezy, New Orleans, La. Report #44

New Orleans is known as the “Big Easy”.  The name of this place is obviously a play on that.  I was playing around on Facebook and saw an ad where if you signed up for their VIP club you get a free grilled cheese sandwich.  I signed up, they e-mailed me a coupon, so since… Continue reading The Big Cheezy, New Orleans, La. Report #44

Mellow Mushroom, Metarie, La. Report #43

I first ate at a Mellow Mushroom somewhere in southern Alabama maybe15 years ago and fell in love with it.  It was a long time before they opened this location in Metairie and they also have a location in Uptown New Orleans now.  This one is located on the top floor of a small shopping… Continue reading Mellow Mushroom, Metarie, La. Report #43