Sushi, Rock? Yes! Sushi Rock!

There are very few places in Northern Virginia where you can find Rock and Sushi in one place, and that’s Sushi Rock in Arlington. Nestled at the base of an apartment complex and next to the Arlington Courthouse this restaurant is a staple for residents and workers daily. The restaurant is comprised of two floors,…

A Satisfying Dinner at Chi’Bal

Great food, lively music, relaxing atmosphere, and an awesome wait staff. All this comes together at Chi’Bal to create an excellent dining experience. Everyone knows that Tuesdays can be the worst part of the work week. It isn’t a Monday, so there’s the expectation that you’ve fallen into the grove of the work week, but…

Tom’s BaoBoa

The idea of finding a Chinese steam bun cafe in downtown Providence, Rhode Island was something that never crossed my mind but once the cafe was seen I just had to go in and give it a try. Tom’s Bao Bao is a Chinese Chain that has has recently been expanded to the united States…

Judy’s Island Grill II

If you are craving quality Jamacain food Judy’s Island Grill is the place to go, especially the second location in Glen Burnie, MD. The menu is pretty straight forward with the normal fare you would expect to see offered; beef patties, ox tail, jerk chicken, etc. But what really makes the restuarant is the staff. I…

El Golfo

El Golfo is a Mexican Restaurant nestled on the outskirts of Silver Spring offering traditional and vegan fare. The unassuming exterior leads to a pleasant surprise once you enter the restaurant and realize how relaxing and colorful it actually is. Once seated a complimentary basket of Tortilla Chips and Salsa is brought to the table…

I Scream, You Scream, We all Scream for Icecream

  I will be the first to admit that I always viewed no churn ice cream recipes with a lot of skepticism, especially when folks touted it as only taking 2 ingredients. Well…I have to eat crow. After making some. I have to say that this will be my go to for the summer. The…

Hummus in 5

These days I find myself getting home pretty late. And because I don’t feel liking prepping a full meal, I “graze”. Which literally means that I snack on whatever is available in the fridge or pantry. In an effort to stop this habit and have some semblance of a healthy snack, I started making hummus…

Toki Underground

What do you do when you are in D.C. and get a hankering for ramen that wont go away? You go to TOKI UNDERGROUND! Located in Northeast D.C. this restaurant is a hole in the wall that can be a bit hard to find. contrary to it’s name, Toki Underground is actually nestled above a pub. Blasting…

Shimmy for the Chimichurri!

My co-worker introduced me to true greatness when she brought in some “adobe sauce” as dip for for pita chips. The mix of olive oil, parsley, cilantro, garlic, and jalapeno really pushed the snack over the edge and gave it the ultimate status. So I had to make it for myself. After researching for a…

Bone Fish Grill

  Enjoying Wagyu Beef Ginger Potsitckers at Bonefish Grill, while my friends enjoyed Bang Bang Shrimp, and burgers. This restaurant is a good location for happy hour. For a more formal dining experience you can stay inside, but for a casual eating outside is the best. Waiters ask you where you want to sit, seat…

Tazza Kitchen

Tazza Kitchen is a gem that can be found in Arlington, VA. The restaurant has a very rustic and cozy feel, offering a mix of Mexican and Mediterranean cuisines.  My friends and I decided to meetup after work for dinner, and we were glad we did. From the menu we ordered a Kale and Chile…

What Better to Eat Apart from Chili When Outside is Just That!

I’ve been trying to find comfort foods that will make the cold a bit more tolerable. Normally, I go for soups because it warms the body from the inside out but I was craving something hearty. Then it hit me! Why not Chili? The meat, beans, spice, and color would definitely hit the spot. But seeing…