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We checked out EVOKE recently at the Le Meridien hotel and absolutely loved every bite of our exotic salt covered NY Strip Steak. Le Meridien recently sank $20+ million into the former Blake Hotel and although it doesn’t look much different on the outside (yet) the interior decor is straight out of a Mad Men […]

Quick Bites

Top 10 places to eat in Vegas

Who doesn’t LOVE Vegas??? With such a booming entertainment and casino scene with a help of rising popularities of mobile casinos such as www.MobileCasino.co.nz, there is no surprise Las Vegas is a hotspot for tourists. But once you are there, where are the best places to enjoy a fine meal or get a quick bite […]

Soul Gastrolounge (Second Look)

We checked out Soul Gastrolounge a couple years ago and for some reason… we didn’t really like it. Despite our lack luster experience the place has always remained one of Charlotte’s most popular restaurants. A few weeks ago our friends wanted to hang out Soul and we reluctantly agreed. Thank God we did… Soul rocks! […]

News & Info

Grilling Guru Event at Macy’s

I am a member of the Everywhere Society and Everywhere has provided me with compensation for this post about Macy’s Culinary Council. However, all thoughts and opinions expressed herein are my own.  This Saturday we checked out the Macy’s Culinary Council Grilling Guru event with celebrity judge Cat Cora at Southpark Mall. Haven’t heard of […]

The MayoBird is moving?

Its not often a food truck finds overwhelming success, but Charlotte based food truck “The MayoBird” is breaking the mold. The MayoBird is about to park the truck and open the doors to a permanent location on East Blvd., in what used to be a Bruegger’s Bagels and Caribou Coffee location. Owner DeeDee Mills posted […]

Foodie Archive

Dinner Lab Charlotte

We recently got invited to check out the first ever Dinner Lab event in Charlotte. Whats Dinner Lab? Its a self described social dining experiment that unites undiscovered chefs with adventurous diners who are looking for something different from the conventional restaurant experience. Dinner Lab events bring together a group of interesting strangers around a […]

Charleston Restaurant Hopping

“Restaurant Hopping” or “Grub Crawl” – The act of visiting several eateries in a specific local and sampling signature dishes at each. Anytime I go on vacation there’s usually some lengthy research into what restaurants I want to try while in town and deciding which restaurants make the cut isn’t easy. For my recent trip […]

Viddlz Alerts – La’Wan’s Soul Food – Barre’ Cajun

We checked out La’Wan’s Soul Food recently thanks to Viddlz and loved every last famous fried pork bite :) Whats Viddlz? Viddlz is a new app recently unveiled in the Charlotte area that links you to your favorite restaurants and alerts you when your favorite dish is available. Maybe its Fourth Ward Bread Co. Kronuts […]

Nan & Byron’s

So… you’ll have to excuse the lack of detail in this recap. Shortly after going to Nan & Byron’s my lovely partner went into labor and we’ve been a little pre-occupied for the last couple months. This is what I remember about our night at Nan & Byron’s… after a few failed attempts at going […]

Queens Feast Summer 2014

QUEEN’S FEAST: CHARLOTTE RESTAURANT WEEK® RETURNS JULY 18-27, 2014 OK Charlotte foodies its that time of the year again!!! Its time to break out of your shell and check out that restaurant you’ve been eyeing for the last few months. The Summer 2014 installment of the semi-annual Queen’s Feast: Charlotte Restaurant Week® will run Friday, […]

Zack’s Hamburgers

I don’t know how I’ve lived in Charlotte for so long and never knew of Zack’s Hamburgers until recently. They’ve been around for nearly 4 decades and since our first visit the Zack’s Special burger has been on top of our Best Burgers in Charlotte list. Fifteen years after the first double arch invaded the […]

Charlotte’s Best Burgers

If you’re looking for Charlotte’s Best Burgers you’ve come to the right place. The Charlotte Observer has a Burger Bracket Tournament, the Charlotte Burger Blog has their “Seal of Approval”, and countless other people try to lay claim to knowing where the Best Burger in Charlotte is. Well… they’re all wrong. If you wan’t to find […]

Stagioni (Myers Park)

What do you do when you’re the creative mind behind two of Charlotte’s most celebrated restaurants and the winner of multiple awards? Thats right… you open another one. Bruce Moffett (the man behind Barrington’s and Good Food on Montford) is a James Beard nominated chef, was named “Restaurateur of the Year” by Charlotte Magazine, graduated from the Culinary Institute of America with Honors, […]

Sabor Latin Street Grill

Sabor Latin Street Grill recently opened in the in Elizabeth location of the former Phat Burrito… and before Phat Burrito it was the location of Snoops Grill. The location has seen some instability recently but with the opening of Sabor we’re hoping this is one restaurant thats here to stay. We’ve hit them up at […]

Salsaritas Worlds Hottest Burrito featuring the Carolina Reaper

How do you get the Worlds Hottest Burrito? Easy… mix in the Worlds Hottest Pepper and you’ve got the Worlds Hottest Burrito. The Guinness Book of World Records recently awarded PuckerButt Pepper Co. of Fort Mill, SC with the highly esteemed honor for its Carolina Reaper pepper. Charlotte, NC based Salsarita’s decided to team up […]