Category Archives: Reviews

Restaurant Review – Pork Barrel BBQ

You have probably heard of Pork Barrel BBQ… You may have seen them at the DC Barbecue Battle or read about their sauce in Men’s Health Magazine, you could have seen them on ABC’s Shark Tank, or purchased their rub … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review – Freddy’s Lobster + Clams (A Bit of Maine in Maryland)

This Fall, Freddy’s has really come into it’s own. They have slowly expanded the menu and are building a loyal clientele by paying attention to quality and value. Continue reading

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Restaurant Review – Ren’s Ramen

Do yourself a favor and visit Ren’s Ramen in Wheaton, MD – SOON! Continue reading

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Food Truck Review – Curbside Cupcakes

With a happy tweet from a friend (thank you @Chellester21!!), I learned that another food truck was visiting us in Silver Spring today! Curbside Cupcakes docked one of their (three!!!) pink trucks on Colesville road today and I HAD to … Continue reading

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Food Truck Review – Red Hook Lobster Pound

The food truck movement has been exploding in our area, but for too long these exotic new purveyors of eclectic, convenient and varied lunch options have kept within the confines of the District. Thankfully, the trucks have started to expand their territories … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review – Chima Brazilian Steakhouse

Nestled in an office park next to Tyson’s, Chima Brazilian Steakhouse was packed on a recent Thursday night. Walking in – you get the strange feeling that you may be attending a party at a James Bond Villan’s House. Sleek … Continue reading

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Reflections on Bon Appetit’s Food Lovers Cleanse

I loved the idea of  Bon Appetit’s Food Lovers cleanse, but I had a hard time sticking to the strictly scheduled two week menu. Plus – there was not enough provision made for leftovers! If you are going to take … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review – American Tap Room

If they wanted to – the American Tap Room in Bethesda could be great – but it will take some wholesale changes. Continue reading

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Restaurant Review – Parkway Deli & Restaurant

Ok… It’s been a LONG week of lunches at my desk, non blogging dinners, a heartbreaking Redskins loss, and dreary rainy days. I have not had much blog time, but I have a bunch of great stuff lined up!!! In … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review – Nando’s Peri-Peri

Over the last couple weeks the legend of a new suburban chicken outpost has been growing… A legend of a new and exotic kind of chicken, Peri-Peri chicken. People boasted of having eaten this chicken in the city, and bragged … Continue reading

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