What To Order from ROOM SERVICE @ THE WESTIN BONAVENTURE, LA

I stayed at the legendary WESTIN BONAVENTURE HOTEL during my last stay in Los Angeles.  Located at 404 S. Figueroa Street, the Westin Bonaventure has been the location for many of Hollywood’s blockbuster films, including Clint Eastwood‘s In The Line of Fire and Will Smith‘s Hancock. The Bonaventure offers a few dining options, including LA […]

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Is EATING TILAPIA Worse Than EATING BACON???

Don’t know what this has to do with bacon, but this is a great article my sister sent to me yesterday from health and nutrition site DrAxe.com …  I’ve always found tilapia to be cheap and disgusting… It lacks flavor, moistness or any kind or special characteristics.  I also thought it was common knowledge by […]

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THE DAILY DISH: Shrimp, Black Cod & Salmon @ MORIMOTO, NYC

I went to my beloved MORIMOTO the other night and ordered some of my regular items (the amazingly creamy, crispy and delicious Rock Shrimp), and then I got something new – the slow cooked king salmon.  At $28, I was trying to adhere to my diet, , but the too-light dish lacked the substance my body […]

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RESTAURANT REVIEW: A French Paradise @ LA MIRABELLE

LA MIRABELLE is an outstanding family-run Upper West Side french bistro located at 102 West 86th Street in Manhattan.  A neighborhood favorite, La Mirabelle is often frequented by local celebrities and offers some of the best french fare in the city! Traditional french cuisine served by friendly servers in a cozy and comfortable atmosphere make […]

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ORDER THIS: The Salmon Lunch @ ROCK CENTER CAFE, NYC

Lunching during the day is always tricky when trying to balance health, quality and something good to maintain sustenance throughout the day.  I’ve made it a point to try to incorporate salmon into my diet at least one meal per week, so when I stopped into the ROCK CENTER CAFE last week for lunch and peeped […]

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Tagliatelle & Salmon with Style & Sophistication @ THE MODERN

The MOMA is one of New York City’s most famed museums.  Modern artworks by sculptors and painters keep tourist traffic heavy, and the interior’s clean aesthetic exemplifies the sophistication and style that is synonymous with the well-heeled visitors and exhibits. The museum’s restaurant THE MODERN is the epitome of everything fabulous about dining.  Elegant and […]

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Star Gazing & Rubbing Elbows with MEDIA ELITE for Wednesday LUNCH @ MICHAEL’S, NYC

On any given day at Manhattan’s legendary media-heavy restaurant MICHAEL’S, one can spot someone famous from television, magazines, or newspapers including Kathie Lee, Hoda, Anna Wintour, or Emil Wilbekin!  But go on a Wednesday, and it’s like being at the Emmys!  I went in on Wednesday, September 18th, and there was talk show queen Wendy […]

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Lunch at DEL FRISCO’S

Since posting yesterday’s lunch from June’s Restaurant of the Month – Union Square Cafe, I’m all about lunch, and just may make every post this week on some of my favorite lunches! I couldn’t think of a better way for Tuesday’s lunch celebration than sharing the deliciousness of one of the best steak houses in […]

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How To Eat Like A King @ DEL FRISCO’S, New York City

DEL FRISCO’S has quickly become one of my favorite steakhouses in all of New York.  Elegant, sophisticated and cosmopolitan decor combined with rich recipes, perfectly cooked steaks, and attentive service make Del Frisco’s a true standout in a city that houses luxury steakhouses practically on every block! I wrote about Del Frisco’s back in January […]

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Crispy Calamari & A Grilled Salmon Salad @ J&G STEAKHOUSE, Washington DC

Jean Georges Vongerichten is one of the BEST chefs in the world, but he obviously was not in the kitchen when I stopped in his Washington DC restaurant J&G STEAKHOUSE last week. Located at 515 15th Street N.W., J&G is located inside the chic W Hotel and is steps from the White House.  Sleek, sophisticated […]

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