Category Archives: spanish

Despana


Despana paella

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Julian Serrano


Good assortment of tapas and paella to try at Julian Serrano

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Empellon


Crab nachos are great at Empellon lunch with Andrew

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Bocqueria


Some nice tapas at Bocqueria

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Despana


The paella was done quite nicely at Despana.

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Pintxos


Pintxos for a quick tapas lunch.

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Armory


Enjoy end of Summer at the Armory in Perth Amboy

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Hatch 44


Waffles and chicken combo at Hatch 44

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El Willy


Special menu at El Willy

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The Majestic


The Majestic in Old Town had a nice leg of lamb

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Pintxos


Had some good paella at Pintxos

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Pintxos


Pintxos just came to Kerry Parkside. We had a decent selection to try out. Too bad they don’t have fapios for us.

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Don Quijote


The weekend brunch at Don Quixote was quite nice, especially free flow sangria.

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Azul


We were disappointed that the lobster paella was sold out at Azul. But the squid ink paella was great. The grill octopus was excellent too

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Lola


Lola is a nice intimate restaurant with good portions and service.

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El Luchador


I went back to El Luchador at Xintiandi. We had a larger contingent and we got a wider selection of dishes. It was all good.

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El Luchador


I stopped over at El Luchador for a nice brunch. The tuna tartare and the wagu steak and eggs were both great. The service is excellent also.

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Julian Serrano


We went to Julian Serrano for dinner at the Aria. Usually we go for lunch. The dinner crowd is a bit noisier. But the food was great all around.

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Duo at Gran Melia


Duo is supposed to be the best Spanish restaurant in Xian. I don’t know how many Spanish restaurants there are in Xian, but I do think the food and service are pretty good. We even got a bit of live … Continue reading

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La Maison at Jinxian Lu


We had dinner at La Maison for Restaurant week. The owners did a nice job with building out the restaurant. They can probably do a better job with their internet footprint. It is not that easy to find reference to … Continue reading

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Estado Puro


Estado Puro, Xintiandi seems like a nice tapas place. I stopped over for a lunch. The tuna and avocado is a nice dish. Eggs Benedict is not bad but my personal preference is for more crispy bacon. Service was friendly … Continue reading

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How Fun


How Fun, at Shanghai Centre, has an interesting selection of paella. The beef skewers were nicely done and I liked the long jing ice tea with lime. The paella was decent. Service and timing of food delivery could use some … Continue reading

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Calypso


For Chinese New Year Eve, I went to Calypso for lunch. The stuffed pepper with crisp bacon was fantastic. Combined with the excellent service, it was a great lunch.  I need to find a partner to come back for the … Continue reading

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El Willy


We tried out El Willy for lunch. The lobster paella was very tasty. The views are nice too.

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Azul


We had a great team dinner at Azul. The paella was the best that I have had in Shanghai. The building seems to be filled a few nice dining options that I will explore in the future.

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Duo


After a morning of interviews we went to Duo, a Spanish theme restaurant, at Gran Melia. The food and service we excellent. The lamb was especially notable.

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El Willy


We finally managed to get down to El Willy for a lunch. The salmon tartare and dessert were nice.

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Mercato


We hit Mercato for dinner. The atmosphere is more casual that Jean Georges, The short beef rib was crispy and tasty. The halibut was also nice.

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Albero


We went to Albero for restaurant week lunch. The hotel seems to be pretty nice, but the location is pretty hard to reach because of the traffic.  I thought the salmon was a bit overcook.

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