Taking visitors to incredible Spanish tapas in a gas station makes me feel like such a Miami veteran- El Carajo (Coconut Grove, Restaurants)

I get really really competitive and almost obsessed with making sure that friends and family that visit me fall in love with Miami. I love this city and I think it has so much to offer and is a place that is what you make it. One way I try and get people to rave […]

Read More Taking visitors to incredible Spanish tapas in a gas station makes me feel like such a Miami veteran- El Carajo (Coconut Grove, Restaurants)

My love affair with meat, cheese, and tortillas has never been stronger!- Los Gorditos (Portland, Mexican)

Back in Portland for the holidays! I got in late at night (pretty typical flying back from the East Coast) and then the next few days I didn’t eat out really (unless you count nachos and the popcorn at Sports Pub at the MAC one night). My first real “eating out” experience was Friday night at […]

Read More My love affair with meat, cheese, and tortillas has never been stronger!- Los Gorditos (Portland, Mexican)

Arepas! Latin-fusion twist on a Miami favorite in Portland- Teote (SE Portland, Arepas)

One of my last nights in Portland I went to dinner with my mom and I decided we’d check out Teote in SE Portland. Teote describes itself as a Latin American street food experience celebrating gluten-free arepas. It seemed like a solid choice because my mom also is gluten-free, plus she had never had arepas before. […]

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Almost ready to declare a new favorite food- Barceloneta (Spanish Tapas, Sunset Harbour)

The Pubbelly people really have a little restaurant empire over in South Beach that seems to be full of winners (Pubbelly, Pubbelly Sushi, Pubbelly Steak, two Barceloneta locations, and now a Italian restaurant planned at the Hilton Cabana Miami Beach). However since the original Pubbelly is heavily Asian-influenced I am a bit unsure of it’s […]

Read More Almost ready to declare a new favorite food- Barceloneta (Spanish Tapas, Sunset Harbour)