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Rusconi’s American Kitchen

Latest visit on 31 May 2018. I last posted a review of what has become one of my favorites 4 years ago when I first discovered it through restaurant week. … Continue reading

June 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

Prado

Visited 26 May 2018. The decor and food is Spanish, to match the resort; comfortable seating and table arrangements. We both began with a raspberry rebel cocktail, a deligtful not … Continue reading

May 28, 2018 · Leave a comment

Match Restaurant & Lounge

Visited 27 May 2018. Our final restaurant for spring Arizona Restaurant Week 2018. Modern glass and chrome setting but not too loud. However, it was too cold, 70 degrees with … Continue reading

May 28, 2018 · Leave a comment

Dorian

Visited 25 May 2018. Comfortable but a bit tightly packed throwback decor. It was very quiet, including the nondescript music. I noted that most of their small menu was included … Continue reading

May 28, 2018 · Leave a comment

The Canal Club

Visited 24 May 2018. The theme of the resort, island, is carried into the restaurant with plenty of greenery, comfortable seating and not too tightly packed tables. The noise level … Continue reading

May 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

elements

Visited 23 May 2018. Wow, subdued modern comfortable decor with a fabulous view. As we were a bit early, we waited in the bar. The chairs were quite comfortable and … Continue reading

May 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

Fat Ox

Visited 22 May 2018. Modern decor but comfortable enough though loud and echoey when full of people. I found the temperature to be a bit warm, open large door to … Continue reading

May 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

T. Cook’s

Visited 20 May 2018. Our opening foray for spring restaurant week 2018. The resort occupies a lovely old Spanish estate with matching decorations. The resort and the restaurant exude calm. … Continue reading

May 26, 2018 · Leave a comment

Blue Coyote Cantina

Visited 21 May 2018. This is located inside a casino so we had to run the smokey slot machine gauntlet to get there. Unfortunately, the smoke was so pervasive that … Continue reading

May 26, 2018 · Leave a comment

Bostonia Public House

Visited 19 May 2018. Our final foray of our Boston trip was for a Saturday brunch at the number one (for Boston brunch) rated Bostonia. It is clearly popular as … Continue reading

May 23, 2018 · Leave a comment

Mr. Dooley’s Boston

Visited 18 May 2018. First stop on our whirlwind tour of Boston and it’s Irish pubs. It is a traditionally decorated Irish pub with a standard menu to match. We … Continue reading

May 23, 2018 · Leave a comment

Blue Dragon

Visited 18 May 2018. This small gastropub serves up Asian tapas style small plates. The decor is industrial chic (I believe that is the term.), comfortable enough but echoey so … Continue reading

May 23, 2018 · Leave a comment

Elixir

Visited 15 May, 2018. The restaurant is in an old freight house in the village of White RIver Junction in Hartford, Vermont. The old brick exterior has been updated inside … Continue reading

May 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

Orient Chinese & Japanese Restaurant

Visited 15 May, 2018. Pretty standard Chinese restaurant offerings coupled with some sushi. We went in for lunch. The lunch came with soup, we all selected hot and sour soup. … Continue reading

May 16, 2018 · Leave a comment