Miami’s EDEN ROC Hotel STILL Reigns Supreme & Remains A CELEB FAVORITE!

Before Ocean Drive and the rest of Collins Avenue were known for deluxe hotels, fancy restaurants, high end shopping and street eye candy, the fabulous beachfront EDEN ROC Hotel served as Hollywood’s go-to Miami resort!  It’s even mentioned by Lucille Ball in an episode of I Love Lucy when the gang traveled to Florida.  It was […]

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What To Order @ THE CHESTER, NYC

THE CHESTER, New York City’s trendy and celebrity-filled restaurant situated inside the Meatpacking district’s hip Gansevoort Hotel, has recently opened a second location in midtown at 45 East 33rd Street in midtown and already celebrities like Tatyana Ali, VIPs, and locals are flocking there for the outstanding contemporary American fare! I stopped by the other day for […]

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Where To Eat In JAMAICA: SCOTCHIES Jerk Chicken, Montego Bay

A hop, skip and a jump away from the Montego Bay International Airport is a chicken shack known as SCOTCHIES, frequented by incoming and outgoing tourists as well as locals looking for authentic Jamaican jerk chicken or pork with sides and other menu items representing some of the best roadside cuisine the island has to […]

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The DAILY DISH: Rasta Pasta from O’s GRILL SPOT in Crown Heights

O’s Grill Spot in Crown Heights, Brooklyn does not have a website, but Yelp.com offers customer reviews of the food and service, while Seamless.com will hook you up with home delivery of O’s. I stumbled upon the easy-to-pass restaurant located at 742 Nostrand Avenue, where images of the menu (fried chicken wings with fried rice, […]

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The DAILY DISH: Peruvian-Style CHICKEN @ FLOR DE MAYO, NYC

Craving a taste of South America but can’t shell out the money for a flight to Brazil, check out the next best thing in NYC at FLOR DE MAYO.  Known for their Latin American and Chinese cuisine, Flor de Mayo is the Upper West Side casual dining spot that has long be praised for their […]

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The 40 Clove Garlic Chicken @ The STINKING ROSE, Beverly Hills

THE STINKING ROSE is one of the places lined on La Cienega’s restaurant row in Beverly Hills that often gets overlooked by the elite and passed up for the neighboring Matsuhisa, Lawry’s or Morton’s.  In the 15 years I’ve been visiting LA, I’ve always been curious about this quirky restaurant and finally made a visit […]

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What’s Happening To AMERICAN AIRLINES?? Industry Leader Scaling Back On IN-FLIGHT SERVICE???

By now, we have all become too familiar with the beleaguered tales of the struggling airline industry.  If it’s not a story on the Today Show, chances are you have experienced it yourself – the charges for checked baggage, menacing security, cramped seating, high-priced snacks, and flights disappearing!  Amidst the fleeting competition, my beloved AMERICAN […]

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The Daily Dish: A CHICKEN DINNER ON AMERICAN AIRLINES

I’ve been traveling, hence my daily absence, but I’m finally nestled back in NYC, and just getting back in my groove.  On my American Airlines flight #2206 from Miami to DC the other day, they served up a scrumptious dinner of salad with a buttery ranch dressing, a grilled chicken breast with rice and a […]

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The DAILY DISH: Cheesecake Factory’s CHICKEN & BISCUITS

Listed under the Specialties section of their pamphlet-like spiraled menu, the Cheesecake Factory’s Chicken & Biscuits is described as a “Comfort Classic” and it’s one of my all-time favorite meals EVER! Sauteed Chicken Breasts Covered with a Rich Pan Gravy, Served with Mashed Potatoes, and a vegetable mix of peas and corn with succulent and fluffy […]

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CHICK-FIL-A Makes Its Way To New York City

The popular chicken chain known as CHICK-FIL-A may have publicly expressed their distaste for gays and same-sex marriage, but such feelings won’t keep them away from the capital of the world – New York City – the ultimate mecca where same-sex marriage is approved and being gay is the norm. According to Gothamist.com, Chick-Fil-A will […]

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