Category Archives: restaurants

San Diego Vacation: The Hopping Pig

Technically I’m back in West Virginia, but there’s a few more places I wanted to tell you about from my trip to San Diego. Today’s write-up is from a place we decided to revisit after trying it the first time. … Continue reading

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San Diego Vacation: Cafe 222 Times Two

So, on Thursday, after dropping off the missus at her conference, I stumbled to find a good cup of coffee. Through a window on Island Avenue, there was a wonderful sight – somebody making fresh biscuits. It doesn’t take much … Continue reading

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San Diego Vacation: Osteria Panevino

After the scrumptious breakfast we had, we did a little exploring, came back to the hotel to await a friend, and then had lunch at a little place called Lucky’s Lunch Counter. It was decent but not worth writing about. … Continue reading

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San Diego Vacation: Chocolat Gaslamp

Hello, folks! It’s been a bit since we’ve chatted, but preparations for my vacation to San Diego have squelched any culinary inventiveness of late (it’s been a lot of grilled cheese and easy dinners at the homestead). But now, I’ve … Continue reading

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Road Trip: Wheeling, West Virginia – Part 2

After spending the day at nearby Oglebay Resort ($16/person for a near full-access pass), we were quite ready for dinner at Figaretti’s. The website looks like something from the late 90’s, but the menu was still enticing.

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Road Trip: Wheeling, West Virginia

It’s been a while since I’ve done a piece on a restaurant, but Sunday was too enjoyable of a day not to talk about it. Our originals plans for Sunday fell through, and in order to rescue the weekend, the … Continue reading

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North End / One Red Door

It may seem like I go out to eat a lot, but tonight happened to date night for me and the missus, so we went to someplace special. North End in Hudson has been the go-to place for us for … Continue reading

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