Right on the edge of the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II in Milan, Italy was this little pizzeria and bistrot. My street photography shots have sure come a long way from this… On Today’s Date in the Past: Dreaming of Dining Al Fresco LOVE Shoes You Might Also Enjoy: Other Food Posts Other Milan Posts

Founded by second generation Italian Americans whose grandparents brought Old World Sicilian fishing practices to Monterey, the Sardine Factory rose from the ashes of the condemned cafeteria of an abandoned fish processing plant in an area that was past its prime.  When Bert Cutino and Ted Balestreri opened the restaurant on Cannery Row in 1968, […]

Hamburger Mary’s was founded by a group of hippies living in San Francisco in the early ’70s.  While the original location in San Francisco closed some time ago, the spirit of the original hamburger joint — from diversity and acceptance of all to “green” choices — lives on around the country in a few, select […]

Our last meal in Phoenix was at The Herb Box in Scottsdale, and it was incredible.  We ordered cocktails and a few different items to share so we could explore more of the menu in one sitting.  I highly recommend the following: Sun Devil Margarita.  While this was a little spicier than my comfort level, […]

I’m a bit late posting this photo, but this was my favorite shot from Valentine’s Day dinner at Cooper’s Hawk on the Country Club Plaza with my sweetie.  The main floor of the restaurant is a more casual wine tasting experience; the upstairs is an upscale restaurant. You Might Also Enjoy: Other Plaza Posts Other Wine […]