My boyfriend planned an awesome date night for us at Momotaro. It's a super trendy, modern Japanese small plates restaurant in the West Loop that we've both been dying to try. Before I go even go into the details let me tell you - it did not disappoint, but rather exceeded my expectations. The ambiance… Continue reading Momotaro
I've been looking forward to trying Gideon Sweet ever since I found out the restaurant was going to be taking the place of the old Graham Elliot Bistro in it's location on Randolph in Chicago's West Loop. I am a huge fan of Chef Elliot, and was so excited to try his latest concept--small plates… Continue reading Gideon Sweet
I was super excited when I found out my boyfriend was taking me on a date to one of Chicago's hottest new restaurants, Beatnik. I had heard and seen great things, so I definitely had high expectations going in. Upon arrival, you are struck with the gorgeous and unique interior of the restaurant. Ornate chandeliers… Continue reading Beatnik
My review of a delicious meal at small plates restaurant, Odd Duck, located in Milwaukee's Bay View neighborhood.
I had huge food dreams going into my trip to Paris. I'd been once before, and had some of the delicious but cliche items like pain au chocolat and macaroons. And of course, I had those again, but I also expanded my culinary horizons and went to some exceptional restaurants. While I did end up… Continue reading Paris
For the long Memorial Day weekend, my boyfriend and I decided to go on a mini vacation to Boston. Going into it we both knew it was really going to be a foodcation. As lovers of all seafood, we were really looking forward to fresh oysters and lobster rolls. Living in the Midwest, it can… Continue reading Boston Food Adventures
For Valentine's Day, my boyfriend got us reservations for the premium omakase at Kai Zan. The reservations were a month and a half out, so I had a lot of time to do research and get really excited for the experience. The premium omakase is ten courses, chosen by the chefs that day, ingredients bought… Continue reading KAI ZAN