Author: Julie Niesen

Review: Areti’s Gyros
Pine Club (Dayton) featured in Saveur
Re-Review: Five Guys

Re-Review: Five Guys

Burgers, burgers, chains, chains. I’m talking about two chains in one week?  If I am, they’ve got to be good– and small.  I think you know by now you won’t be seeing any Burger King or McDonald’s reviews here (unless, of course, it’s April Fool’s) […]

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 […]

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