Palace Buffet, Biloxi, MS Report #89

The Palace Buffet is located in the Palace Casino in Biloxi, Mississippi.  I normally wouldn’t consider reviewing a casino buffet but there’s one thing about this one that makes it special that I think readers should know about.  The Mississippi Gulf Coast is dotted with casinos, but this one is the ONLY smoke free casino… Continue reading Palace Buffet, Biloxi, MS Report #89

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

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

Sucre’, Metairie, LA Report #28

I’ve always took the same attitude towards my desserts as I did my women.  I don’t care if they’re ugly, as long as they’re sweet.  But, if you’re not like me and like pretty dessert, this is the place for you. This was the Metairie location.  They also have a couple locations in New Orleans. … Continue reading Sucre’, Metairie, LA Report #28

Rita’s, West Palm Beach, FL Report #20

I finally escaped the New Orleans area for a little vacation.  In southeast Louisiana we have snowballs, or snowcones as some might say, but we don’t have frozen custard.  Lord I wish we did! I had been to a Rita’s before in Alabama and loved it.  The Italian ice and frozen custard are utterly delicious.… Continue reading Rita’s, West Palm Beach, FL Report #20

The Creole Creamery, New Orleans, LA Report #19

Cute, clean little place with the feel of an old time ice cream parlor.  This is the Lakeview location so if you’re enjoying lunch or dinner in any one of the numerous restaurants in the area you may want to stop here for dessert.  There’s also a location uptown.  VERY IMPORTANT:  They ONLY take cash.… Continue reading The Creole Creamery, New Orleans, LA Report #19

Parrot Pete’s, Harvey, LA Report #15

Pretty place.  Nice fake tropical atmosphere with plenty of fake parrots, coconut and banana trees.  Lots of desserts, including beignets.  I’ve only been here for breakfast and that’s good enough for me.  The omelets are made with three eggs and described as “open faced”.  Numerous choices including the “build your own” option with plenty of… Continue reading Parrot Pete’s, Harvey, LA Report #15