Month: February 2010

Restaurant Week Announced

Restaurant Week Announced

The Greater Cincinnati Independents’ restaurant week will be March 22-28, 2010. The list of participating restaurants has nearly doubled this year. Check out the the Independents’ website for menus (which will be posted as they are announced).

Review:  Bouchon (Las Vegas, Brunch)

Review: Bouchon (Las Vegas, Brunch)

A secret: I’m not really a fan of Las Vegas. Is that even legal?  Isn’t everyone supposed to love Vegas– the immense city blocks, the constant entertainment, the shopping, the food?  Okay, I’ll give you the food, but to be honest, the rest of the […]

Christ Hospital + Chefs = Heart Healthy Food.
Cincinnati Magazine’s Top Ten List 2010

Cincinnati Magazine’s Top Ten List 2010

Thanks to a Mt. Adams Reader for allowing me to borrow their copy of Cincinnati Magazine— I don’t get many magazines because my old mail carrier liked to rip mine to shreds before they arrived in my mailbox. Mental note: subscribe to magazines again. Last […]

Arnold’s New Lunch Menu

Arnold’s New Lunch Menu

Looks like Arnold’s is redoing their lunch menu– at one point, they had a 3.95 lunch menu, and weren’t putting out a product they liked. This time, they’re doing a 4.99 lunch menu, and Ronda Androski promises that it will change seasonally. A sampling: Spaghetti […]

Javier’s Closing

Javier’s Closing

The Business Courier is reporting that Javier’s, on Walnut Street, is closing on Friday, February 26. They opened for dinner a couple of years ago, but aside from a handful of times, I never actually saw them open for dinner– which would be the only […]

Mini-Review: Nicola’s

Mini-Review: Nicola’s

I posted a while back about Nicola’s Monday Night Neighborhood special, which Terry and I partake in more often than our waistlines would like, where we get their famous bolognese (seen also as the sauce for the lasagna at Via Vite).  The last time we […]

Experience: The Buena Vista, San Francisco

Experience: The Buena Vista, San Francisco

Ah, the Buena Vista, the “home of Irish coffee” in the U.S.  It’s on a hill overlooking Fisherman’s Wharf in San Francisco, and they really do have great Irish coffee.  You can read the story here, but essentially two guys who had had Irish coffee […]

Review: In-N-Out Burger, San Francisco

Review: In-N-Out Burger, San Francisco

I’m going to take a small break from Cincinnati stuff to share some food finds from my travels in the past few months.  I’ve been, let’s see… a lot of places.  I lose track.  Since November, I have been near an In-n-Out Burger no fewer […]

wine me, dine me (on BuzzVoice)

wine me, dine me (on BuzzVoice)

Have you heard of BuzzVoice? It’s a cool service (formerly known as PimpMyNews) that reads your blogs to you, like a podcast. John Atkinson, the brains behind BuzzVoice, was kind enough to allow wine me, dine me to be a member of the beta! If […]

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