Posts Tagged: review

McCormick & Schmick’s – Tysons

Not going to spend much time on this one… The decor: Some nice booths, a lot of wood.  Low lights.  Traditional (i.e. a bit old fogey feeling). The service: Nice servers.  Messed up a few orders, but let’s chalk that

McCormick & Schmick’s – Tysons

Not going to spend much time on this one… The decor: Some nice booths, a lot of wood.  Low lights.  Traditional (i.e. a bit old fogey feeling). The service: Nice servers.  Messed up a few orders, but let’s chalk that

Banh mi I love thee

My gal pal Cam announced to everyone via gchat that she’d had banh mi, and it was over for me.  My options were, 1 – drive to Eden with good quality banh mi options, 15 minutes away, or 2 –

Banh mi I love thee

My gal pal Cam announced to everyone via gchat that she’d had banh mi, and it was over for me.  My options were, 1 – drive to Eden with good quality banh mi options, 15 minutes away, or 2 –

Akira Sushi Bistro

I haven’t always been a fan of japanese, probably because my first experiences were #1 on an airplane (duh airplane food sucks) and #2 at a chinese buffet (I’m a dummy yes).  But recently I’ve discovered MY roll.  I can’t

Akira Sushi Bistro

I haven’t always been a fan of japanese, probably because my first experiences were #1 on an airplane (duh airplane food sucks) and #2 at a chinese buffet (I’m a dummy yes).  But recently I’ve discovered MY roll.  I can’t

DC Winter Restaurant Week 2009

For restaurant week my husband and I went to PS7’s.  Above are little rolls of happiness.  The two round ones are cottage dill rolls and the square, piece de resistance, well one of the two, is the apple bacon biscuit,

DC Winter Restaurant Week 2009

For restaurant week my husband and I went to PS7’s.  Above are little rolls of happiness.  The two round ones are cottage dill rolls and the square, piece de resistance, well one of the two, is the apple bacon biscuit,

Paris Prestige – Part Un

I learned about Paris Prestige, through an ad in the local paper and was instantly intrigued. The location they occupy was previously a Jerry’s, then SpiceTown.  The decor: You can clearly see the remnants of the previous occupants, not exactly a french

Paris Prestige – Part Un

I learned about Paris Prestige, through an ad in the local paper and was instantly intrigued. The location they occupy was previously a Jerry’s, then SpiceTown.  The decor: You can clearly see the remnants of the previous occupants, not exactly a french

I’m a slacker I know

Jessica’s Riddle: Q: What did the noodle-shop owner say when her place got robbed? (Answer at the end of the post) So…  On the past two occasions that I’ve eaten out, it has been when I was ravenously hungry, so taking

I’m a slacker I know

Jessica’s Riddle: Q: What did the noodle-shop owner say when her place got robbed? (Answer at the end of the post) So…  On the past two occasions that I’ve eaten out, it has been when I was ravenously hungry, so taking

Alto Plaza

   If you’ve ever been to the intersection of 28 or 29 in Centreville, chances are you’ve seen this massive restaurant situated in the middle of a strip mall.   I was originally intrigued, but after reading tepid reviews I decided against it.  However the

Alto Plaza

   If you’ve ever been to the intersection of 28 or 29 in Centreville, chances are you’ve seen this massive restaurant situated in the middle of a strip mall.   I was originally intrigued, but after reading tepid reviews I decided against it.  However the