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  • Bistro Na’s, Tample City

    Bistro Na’s, Tample City

    Why did we dine here? – Bistro Na’s is the first Michelin Starred Chinese restaurant in the Los Angeles area. It is located in the San Gabriel Valley (SGV), about 20…

  • Rasa, Burlingame

    Rasa, Burlingame

    Why did we dine here? – Rasa is a One Michelin Star Indian restaurant in Burlingame, California, just south of the San Francisco airport. We have dined here many years ago,…

  • Otium, Los Angeles

    Otium, Los Angeles

    Why did we dine here? – Otium is a modern American restaurant in downtown LA, right next to The Broad museum (Free admission! reserve online) We finish up at the museum…

  • Sorrel, San Francisco

    Sorrel, San Francisco

    Why did we dine here? – Sorrel occupies the space that once housed Nico. Alexader Hong (Quince, Jean Georges) started doing popups in 2015 and moved to this spot in 2018.…

  • Pho Hanoi, San Jose

    Pho Hanoi, San Jose

    Why did we dine here? – Pho Ha Noi is a Vietnamese restuarant located in an outdoor mall Vietnam Town Plaza in San Jose. The area is full of high quality…

  • Protege, Palo Alto

    Protege, Palo Alto

    Best Restaurant on the SF Peninsula! Why did we dine here? – Protege Palo Alto is a New American restaurant from French Laundry Alum Chef Anthony Secviar and Alum Dennis Kelly,…

  • Charter Oak, St Helena

    Charter Oak, St Helena

    Why did we dine here? – Charter Oak was on our list of places to hit in the Napa Valley. We had a good experience at Meadowood, so why not try…

  • Noosh, San Francisco

    Noosh, San Francisco

    Why did we dine here? – Noosh is highly anticipated Eastern Mediterranenan restaurant in San Francisco. ‘Noosh-e jaan’ is the phrase that means cheers / salud in Farsi. It can also…

  • SingleThread Farm, Healdsburg

    SingleThread Farm, Healdsburg

    One of the Best Restaurants around! Why did we dine here? – SingleThread Farm is a 3 Michelin star restaurant, 90 minute North of San Francisco. We were celebrating an anniversary…

  • Palette Tea House, San Francisco

    Palette Tea House, San Francisco

    Solid Dim Sum in Fisherman’s Wharf of all places!- Why did we dine here? – Palette Tea House is from the team behind top rated Chinese restaurants: Koi Palace and Dragon…

  • Balthazar, New York City

    Balthazar, New York City

    Why did we dine here? – Balthazar is a classic French bistro in New York’s SOHO district. It has been packing them in for over 20 years. We have eaten here…

  • Al’s Place, San Francisco

    Al’s Place, San Francisco

    Why did we dine here? – Its hot hot hot! Al’s Place is a small 54 seat, one Michelin Star Restaurant from Aaron London (Ubuntu). We had previous dined at Ubuntu…

  • Neptune Oyster, Boston

    Neptune Oyster, Boston

    Why did we dine here? – Neptune Oyster is a popular seafood restaurant in Boston’s North End. There is a wait there everyday, and a super long one during holidays and…

  • Bellota, San Francisco

    Great Spanish Seafood. Why did we dine here? – Bellota (Acorn in Spanish), a new Spanish restaurant, is part of The Absinthe Group. This is a beautiful restaurant in the building…

  • Gotham Bar & Grill, New York City

    Gotham Bar & Grill, New York City

    Why did we dine here? – Gotham Bar & Grill has been around since 1984 and is considered an institution of fine dining. One Michelin Star, 4.5 stars on Yelp. We…

  • Durham, NC Restaurant Recommendations

    Durham, NC Restaurant Recommendations

    Last Update: 5/14/2019 Where does a San Francisco Foodie eat in the Durham – Chapel Hill – Research Triangle, North Carolina? Follow our journey and learn from our experiences.…

  • Tony’s Pizza Napoletana, San Francisco

    Tony’s Pizza Napoletana, San Francisco

    Tony’s Pizza Napoletana is a popular San Francisco North Beach restaurant from Tony Gemignani, 9 time Champion Pizza Tosser, certified pizziaolo. It first opened in 2009. He also runs a the…

  • Island Creek Oyster Bar, Boston

    Island Creek Oyster Bar, Boston

    Last Updated: 4/15/2019 Why did we dine here? – Island Creek Oyster Bar is one of the top seafood restaurants in Boston. Several foodies recommend this spot and it gets a…

  • Iyasare, Berkeley Review

    Iyasare, Berkeley Review

    Iyasare is a Japanese Restaurant in the posh Berkeley 4th Street corridor. We were passing by and decided to finally give it a try. Without reservations, we dined at the bar.…

  • Dragon Beaux, San Francisco

    Dragon Beaux, San Francisco

    Fab Chinese in SF. Why did we dine here? – Dragon Beaux is a new restaurant from the folks who run our favorite Chinese restaurant, Koi Palace. This location is in…

  • Chez Fico, San Francisco

    Che Fico, San Francisco

    Great Eats in the City. Why did we dine here? – Che Fico (Kay-Feeco) means what a fig – is a new Jewish Italian restaurant in San Francisco that has garnered…

  • birdsong, San Francisco Review

    birdsong, San Francisco Review

    Why did we dine here? – Birdsong is a nature and heritage inspired restaurant, that is currently focused on the Pacific Northwest region. Its located in AQ’s old spot. Dishes highlight…

  • Niku Steakhouse, San Francisco Review

    Niku Steakhouse, San Francisco Review

    Why did we dine here? – Niku Steakhouse is a high end Steakhouse focuses on high quality meats including expensive A5 Wagyu from Japan. They have a high end butcher shop…

  • Angler, San Francisco

    Angler, San Francisco Review

    Angler is a more casual seafood – meat restaurant from Three Michelin Star Saison’s Joshua Skenes.…

  • Best Pho in San Francisco

    Best Pho in San Francisco

    Last Update: November 2019 We are big fans of Vietnamese Pho Noodle Soup. Slowly but surely, we have eaten at many of the San Francisco Bay Area’s best Pho restaurants. Here’s…

  • Restaurant Gary Danko, San Francisco

    Restaurant Gary Danko, San Francisco Review

    Foodnut returns to Gary Danko! Restaurant Gary Danko is one of the top restaurants in San Francisco, they serve contemporary American cuisine. Open in 1999 and located near Ghiradelli Square, it…

  • Napoletana Pizzeria Restaurant Review, Mountain View

    Napoletana Pizzeria, Mountain View

    Napoletana Pizzeria is a new Naples style pizzeria in Mountain View. This unlikely strip mall location (Next to Cost Plus World Market), houses a low key, authentic thin crust Neapolitan pizza…

  • République, Los Angeles

    République, Los Angeles

    Why did we dine here? – République is similar to Tartine in San Francisco, but they kick it up a notch. They serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner. We went for breakfast.…

  • Pho Filet, Rosemead

    Pho Filet, Rosemead

    Why did we dine here? – Far better Pho than San Francisco! The SGV (San Gabriel Valley) is home to some fine Asian cuisine. We passed by Pho Filet on our…

  • Pine and Crane, Los Angeles

    Pine and Crane, Los Angeles

    Why did we dine here? – Pine & Crane is a fast casual Taiwanese Chinese restaurant in the hip Silver Lake area of Los Angeles. It has 4.5 stars on Yelp…

  • Ahgassi Gopchang, Los Angeles

    Ahgassi Gopchang, Los Angeles

    Why did we dine here? – Ahgassi Gopchang is a sister restaurant to Korean BBQ favorite: Kang Ho-dong Baekjeong. (Which we also love) The restaurant’s name means Young Lady Small Intestines,…

  • Harborview, San Francisco

    Harborview Restaurant, San Francisco

    Why did we dine here? – Harborview Restaurant is located in 4 Embarcadero Center, San Francisco. It takes the place of Crystal Jade, which spend $14 remodeling the space. This restaurant…

  • Bestia, Los Angeles

    Bestia, Los Angeles

    Why did we dine here? – A big LA scene with impressive Italian food. Bestia (Italian for Beast) bubbled to the top of the possibilities when planning our LA must hit…

  • Atlantis Buffet Toucan Charlie, Reno, Nevada

    Atlantis Buffet Toucan Charlie, Reno, Nevada

    Best Buffet in Reno. Why did we dine here? – Atlantis Buffet Toucan Charlie’s is one of the leading casino buffets in Reno. The place was remodeled about 2 years ago…

  • Begoni Bistro, San Francisco

    Begoni Bistro, San Francisco

    Why did we dine here? – Begoni Bistro is a modern, good looking Chinese restaurant in San Francisco’s Chinatown. It is not old and dingy like some of its neighbors. We…

  • Honu Seafood & Pizza, Lahaina

    Honu Seafood & Pizza, Lahaina

    Why did we dine here? – Honu Seafood & Pizza one of those waterfront restaurants that has a killer view of the sunset. Prices are no doubt inflated, but it was…

  • Alinea, Chicago

    Alinea, Chicago

    Why did we dine here? – Finally a chance to dine here! Alinea is a legendary three Michelin star restaurant in Chicago. It has four times been named the Best Restaurant…

  • Best Chicago Deep Dish Pizza

    Best Chicago Deep Dish Pizza

    We love pizza and finally made the trek to Chicago to find what ‘real’ deep dish pizza tastes like. We find San Francisco’s best cannot compare..…

  • avec, Chicago

    avec, Chicago

    Why did we dine here? – avec is a rustic mediterranean shared plate restaurant in Chicago. Originally conceived as a wine bar, the kitchen’s offerings quickly steered the space in another…

  • Girl & the Goat, Chicago

    Girl & the Goat, Chicago

    Why did we dine here? – Girl & the Goat is Top Chef Winner Stephanie Izard’s top rated and very popular restaurant. It was our first time in Chicago, so had…

  • Smoque BBQ, Chicago

    Smoque BBQ, Chicago

    Why did we dine here? – Smoque BBQ is a highly rated BBQ restaurant in the Northern part of Chicago. We heard good things about it and decided to give it…

  • GT Fish and Oyster, Chicago

    GT Fish and Oyster, Chicago

    Why did we dine here? – GT Fish and Oyster is a seafood restaurant in Chicago’s River North area. We were looking for an informal spot on our Chicago trip and…

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