Category: restaurant reviews

Vinifera Wine Bar & Bistro – Reston, VA
[ 0 ] July 15, 2014 |

Vinifera Wine Bar & Bistro – Reston, VA

Being a comfortable “P.G. Countier” (new term that I recently came up with? haha), I don’t really venture out to Reston that much.  Maybe for a random bite or to see a fun festival every few years but normally you can find me somewhere in DC, MD, Arlington, or Alexandria. Vinifera Wine Bar and Bistro […]

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Drinks on Me:  Mari Vanna
[ 0 ] July 11, 2014 |

Drinks on Me: Mari Vanna

I love this place and do not spend enough time here.  A cozy spot tucked in the absolute center of the Golden Triangle in this city, Mari Vanna is a diamond in the rough.  The bar is small and intimate so getting there before the crowd is suggested.  The dining room takes over two levels […]

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Cafe Deluxe – West End (Washington, D.C.)
[ 0 ] July 10, 2014 |

Cafe Deluxe – West End (Washington, D.C.)

Check out my latest foodie excursion to Cafe Deluxe, an American Bistro located in the outskirts of Georgetown, Washington, DC. I sampled a few breakfast entrees, enjoyed an assortment of appetizers including the calamari and sliders, and topped the visit off with a taste of ahi tuna paired with a crab cake & fried green […]

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Getaway to the Cape
[ 1 ] July 10, 2014 |

Getaway to the Cape

Visiting Cape Cod for the summers is a pastime to many East Coasters.  Having Mum’s side of the family situated near the Outer Banks, however, left me with little reason to venture further up north versus further down south for beach time.  When the opportunity arose to visit Sea Crest Beach Hotel before all the […]

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Etiquette Tuesday: Channeling My Inner Gordon Ramsey
[ 0 ] July 8, 2014 |

Etiquette Tuesday: Channeling My Inner Gordon Ramsey

The last time I was in the city I had the bright idea to visit Doug E. Fresh’s spot in my neighborhood.  Mistakes that will not be made again start with this one.  Doug E’s Fresh Chicken & Waffles is supposed to be a casual dining spot inviting the majority of their guests to carry […]

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