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  • Laughlin Nevada, Aquarious
    Keep it secret you ate at Don Laughlin's Riverside Resort Hotel / Casino
    If you are into nostalgia and are seeking out a hotel/casino that was built in 1966 and never modernized with a worn tattered disorganized feel and look than you have found it. It is Don Laughlin's Riverside Resort Hotel and Casino. If you...
  • Toby Kieth and Pizza in Laughlin Nevada
    Thanks to Toby Keith I Tried Pizza in Laughlin, Nevada
    Should you find yourself in the late hours of a beautiful Autumn Saturday evening after a Toby Keith concert in Laughlin, Nevada, a tiny “downtown Las Vegas similar” city. You might be left hungry with the limited restaurant choices...
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    Seasonal specials at Shadowbrook include international 3-course Sundays
    I am a big fan of Capitola restaurant Shadowbrook and I just learned that they have a special menu every Sunday night from October through March, except for holidays. For the restaurant’s Ports of Call promotion, each month they “visit...
  • Las Vegas Foodie Fest at the Linq Promenade continues today
    Las Vegas Foodie Fest at the Linq Promenade continues today
    Las Vegas Foodie Fest presented by Pepsi, a Red Dragon event, at The LINQ Promenade continue today from noon to 10 p.m. Las Vegas Foodie Fest features over 50 food trucks and specialty vendors headlined by East Coast and Midwest favorite, White...
  • A terrific octopus ravioli dish at a restaurant in coastal Tuscany last summer
    Restaurants and the story of “Northern Italian” cuisine
    With the soon-to-be-opened and much-anticipated Amalfi to be serving true southern Italian cooking – from the Amalfi area, of course – in a fine dining atmosphere, and vast majority of the best Italian-themed restaurants advertising...
  • Santa Claus bringing cheer to the 2013 Brew Ho Ho
    Anaheim's upcoming Brew Ho Ho will bring Beer Cheer
    As any one knows, beer and ale drinkers are always looking for a holiday to hoist a glass. So, coming up on Saturday, December 13 at the Anaheim Phoenix Club will be the 3rd annual Brew Ho Ho. Over 60 fine beers will be on tap at this event,...
  • Chandler's Chophouse & Grille
    Brand new ambience with the same great menu and service at Chandler's Chophouse
    Chandler’s Chophouse & Banquets, located on the picturesque grounds of theSchaumburg Golf Clubis well known in the Schaumburg area for the past nineteen years with itssucculent steaks and chops, has recently reopened following...
  • mystic-mocha-san-diego
    Stop in for a Sip at Mystic Mocha
    It's easy to miss this little shop, nestled in between a fork in the road in University Heights. The corner coffee shop, however, is worth a stop for any caffeine addict worth her salt. With a range of -- you guessed it -- mochas on the menu,...
  • Bottles are a necessity for pretty much any party
    Wines for the party….
    A friend recently asked for help on purchasing wines for a good-sized anniversary party. I could have cut-and-pasted a section from the book I helped write a few years ago, The Guide to Ridiculously Easy Entertaining.Expensive wines are usually...
  • Tandoor Cuisine of India in Schererville, Ind.
    Tandoor Cuisine of India in Schererville, Ind., has reopened
    Tandoor Cuisine of India has been a fixture in Northwest Indiana for many years. Recently, they closed to expand and completely overhaul the restaurant. To good effect, I think. There are private dining areas, a bar and spacious seating.We stopped...
  • Tasty authentic Italian snack: Bauli
    Tasty authentic Italian snack: Bauli
    I'm instantly aware of when a snack is being marketed to me. Usually, things that belong in a basement vending machine are packaged to be something "I deserve". Young women in tight jeans hold out wrapped sweets. The problem is, I...
  • Pretty in pink- Miami restaurants support Breast Cancer Awareness Month
    Pretty in pink- Miami restaurants support Breast Cancer Awareness Month
    Unless readers have been living under a rock lately, it's hard to miss the pink ribbons everywhere for the month of October. October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and along with fun runs and pink products, there are dining deals in...
  • pizza and dessert
    Kick off Halloween in New York with a progressive dinner
    Boo! Sorry to frighten you, but Halloween is rapidly approaching. If you're a foodie, Happy Pumpkin Night is just another excuse to eat and make merry. Here are two suggestions for a progressive dinner, Halloween-style.Start off at Pizzetteria...
  • Emporiyum comes to Washington, DC
    Washington DC’s first EmporiYUM: Win a pair of VIP tickets
    Back in April, Baltimore experienced the first ever EmporiYUM, a pop up marketplace featuring restaurants, local artisan food purveyors and celebrity chefs - it was a sellout crowd. EmporiYUM is back, with numerous purveyors of fine foods for your...
  • Original Pancake House
    David Carr, Jr. at The Original Pancake House
    The Original Pancake House was founded in Portland, Oregon in 1953. The owners used their knowledge of national and ethnic pancake recipes to give you a unique pancake experience. While you don't always associate pancakes with smooth jazz...