Monthly Archives: July 2014
I went to Spadaro in Port Chester today. The waiter was friendly and the food is nice. The mozzarella was a good starter. My grilled chicken was done nicely. The meal was a decent price too.
There was an interesting little Audi in my office parking lot today. The mirror finish must blind some people on sunny days.
I ran into a former colleague today. He happened to be rejoining my company and today was his first day of work. We ran into each other just before lunch. We decided to grab a lunch over at Pigalle. The … Continue reading
On the drive from Washington back to New Jersey, my son is shocked that I can drive long distances and stop in a couple of cities without GPS. I told him that it is only because I am driving before … Continue reading
After a full day at the tournament, I took Andrew over to the inner harbor in Baltimore. The waterfront is developed nicely. The Hard Rock is a safe bet for Andrew’s tastes. The smokehouse ribs were yummy. We saw a … Continue reading
We got up at 4AM to make the trek down to Trinity College in Washington DC for the karate tournament. I got there early for the tournament and took a couple of pics out front. There is a view of … Continue reading
We went back to Bar Americain for a lunch. The bread was nice and the deviled eggs had a nice kick. The meat and fries were not as good as previous visits. The fries were a little limp and the … Continue reading
I had lunch at West End Grill with my brother in law today. The Hell’s Kitchen area is a bit better to get lunch since there is large selection of restaurants. I got a chicken BLT which was good. The … Continue reading
We got a coupon for Red Lobster. So, I took the family down for a dinner. The food is not bad, but I have to be careful with what I order. It seems the kitchen tried to load up everything … Continue reading
I went E&E Grill house by my office for lunch today. I had the salad and pork chop as part of their lunch set. The pork chop we nice and juicy. I thought the the meat and the preparation were … Continue reading
We went to Cha Pa’s after finding a long line at Totto Ramen. I need to go back to Totto when I can beat the line. The food was decent. I had the shaken steak from their lunch menu. The … Continue reading
We grabbed some lunch at Bistro Francais in Georgetown. The place seems pretty busy. I liked the bread, gazpacho and spanish style rice. Not sure why a french restaurant has spanish style rice, but I liked it anyway.
Passed By Morton’s in Georgetown after our lunch. I made a mental note to hit them up next time I am in DC
On my way out to feed the parking meter in the morning, I saw a Harley under the flag. Seemed like a nice photo op.
wtf is supposed to stand for Woodward Takeout Food. I think it is supposed to be pretty good. Unfortunately, we didn’t have any appetite. We’ll give it a try next time we are in DC.
You don’t usually go wrong with the Hard Rock. On the way to the White House, the kids needed a break. We dropped into Hard Rock for a quick bite. The waiter seemed to hit it off with the … Continue reading
The kids got a ride on an old merry go round set up by the Smithsonian. They had some fun and took before walking through the museums.
I had crab meat with eggs and spinach for breakfast at the Blue Duck. Andrew got the bagel with some potato. Food and service were nice.
We went to Bodega in Georgetown for dinner. The kids liked the Paella. I have to admit the Paella is one of the better ones I have tasted in a long time. Calamari was nothing special, but the potato and … Continue reading
We checked in the hotel for our stay in Washington. An interesting feature of the elevator is a bench seat. The kids took full advantage of the feature during the stay in Washington.
We happen to run into Southern Hospitality today. I didn’t realize that Justin Timberlake is an investor til later. The food is not bad. I took the dry memphis ribs to avoid a big mess. The sweet potato fries were … Continue reading
Elizabeth and Andrew trying out the output from new popsicle maker from their aunt.
We popped into Rosy O’Grady for lunch. The French Onion soup was not great. Too much cheese if you ask me. The salmon and tilapia po’boy were fine.
On the flight back from Vegas, I took some pics from the window seat. Interesting views of the desert to the mid west to NJ.
I had a nice night at the poker table for my last night in Vegas. I had a quick dinner at Noodle Asia at Venetian. I got everything covered with my poker comp. The BBQ pork is a bit on … Continue reading
I thought this fitted out VW is an interesting idea.
We couldn’t pass up another trip to the Wicked Spoon. The weekday price is cheaper and there is less food selection, but I think its still a pretty good deal.
This place had the lobster ice cream. Doesn’t look like it did well. The new thing is lobsicle. I guess if its good enough for a hot dog, its good enough for a lobster.
Had a nice buffet at Wicked Spoon and then won some money at poker at Venetian.
Came down for breakfast after hitting the gym. Jean Phillipe has some nice stuff. I decided to get the Salmon crepe.
The Cosmopolitan has pole dancing behind the blackjack tables. I am not sure if it makes the casino any more money. But the atmosphere does seem a bit more lively.
We went to Ocean Club for dinner. The steak and seafood is very nice. The dessert is also awesome. Although very nice, if I compare side by side to the Palm, I think the Palm is better.
We had the lunch special at Julian Serrano at Aria. I wanted to get the paella since I missed out on it last time. My partners didn’t want to wait for the 40 minutes to get a paella. The regular … Continue reading
When I visit Vegas, I always like to drop by Bellagio to see how they change up the garden area. I think the organizers are pretty creative and they seem to have a good budget to do some nice stuff. … Continue reading
On the flight out to Vegas, the airline gave us coupons. One of the coupons gave a buy 1 and get 1 free at Wicked Spoon. Since the place is right next to Aria, we decided to give it a … Continue reading
Over at the Cosmopolitan, there is an amusing display of dogs. I think of it as doghenge
I found out that my son can’t wait to be a dad some day. Seems the reason he wants to be a dad is so that he can have some one to boss around. Nice.
I met up with a vendor and had a nice lunch at the Blue Fin. The seafood is nice and fresh. I liked the gazpacho also Everything really hit the spot on a warm day.
Spotted Bombay Palace as I walked over to HSBC in midtown. My colleague and I hit the place for lunch. They had a buffet, but I managed to keep it light. I got some tomato soup and bbq chicken. This … Continue reading