Category Archives: Restaurant Reviews

Ink Restaurant Review

A few weeks ago, I turned 26! Since I couldn’t do a nice family dinner like I would have done if I was back home, my gracious papa said I could take a group of friends to dinner.  Even though … Continue reading

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Peking Duck House

Peking Duck is probably one of my favorite foods.  It has duck which has basically been crisped by its own fat little body that is served with sweet bean/hosin/or plum sauce, cucumbers, and scallions.  You wrap this all up in … Continue reading

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Chobani Soho!

Let me preface this post by saying, no one should get this excited about yogurt.  I have been wanting to go to NYC purely to visit Chobani Soho ever since I first read that Chobani was opening a yogurt bar … Continue reading

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Ippudo

Would you like to see beautiful asian women shout in loudly in Japanese and cheer around you? Would you like to try delicious ramen that is 324987 steps above your freshman cup-o-noodle? Then you should try Ippudo.  Ever since getting … Continue reading

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New York on a Budget

Good morning!  I hope everyone had a fantastic weekend filled with epic season openers like hockey, football, and most importantly Downton Abbey.  I had an incredible time puttering around NYC this weekend with Trey and some of my favorites.  Instead … Continue reading

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Alchemy Coffee Giveaway

WAKE UP!  I am so excited to partner with Eric from Alchemy Coffee to help you get your caffeine fix with today’s giveaway! Haven’t heard of Alchemy Coffee?  That is because it is brand new to our city and is … Continue reading

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Rappahannock River Oysters

Rappahannock opened on Thursday and I am so happy to report that I was their very first customer!  I happened to have a work meeting that day and when we had to find a good happy hour spot I lobbied … Continue reading

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The Pho Guide

I spent the majority of this post trying to come up with a catchy title: Best Pho Pho-Real Pho-bulous Pho Pho-king Awesome Pho Un-Pho-gettable Pho Pho-Sizzle Pho Guide Best Pho Pho You Aren’t I just the Phonniest.  BAHAHAHHAHAHA.  I know … Continue reading

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Oysters!

Do you remember the first time you had an oyster? Mine was on my first real date with Trey.  He took me to his annual Hampden-Sydney Alumni Ball at The Jefferson Hotel.   We made a mini dare to only … Continue reading

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Heritage

Lots of restaurants have been closing in RVA. While I could lament their loss and feel sad that some of my favorite eateries have gone extinct or shifted to limited hours, I choose to look on the bright side.  The bright … Continue reading

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