Category Archives: Review

Quick Review: Revisiting McNamara’s Irish Pub

Something I enjoy almost as much as eating at one of my favorite restaurants is sharing them with people I know. That’s one reason I write this blog, of course, and the reason I’m quick to offer opinions about restaurants … Continue reading

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Quick Review: La Cabaña Cuban Flavor

We decided to give La Cabaña a second chance this weekend. We had tried and liked it several months ago, but had a couple of issues that gave us reason to stop going. After checking its Health Department inspection score … Continue reading

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Quick Review: The Other One

I’m going to do something in this review that I rarely do – admit that I was horribly, painfully wrong about something. I’ll get to that later, though. On a recent Saturday, we wanted to try a new restaurant, so … Continue reading

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Quick Review: Little Nicky’s New York Pizza

We tried a new pizza place last week – Little Nicky’s New York Pizza. We were actually going to eat at a sandwich and ice cream shop next door, but we noticed Little Nicky’s and decided to give it a … Continue reading

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Quick Review: Revisiting Sergeant Pepperoni’s – Still Great

I reviewed Sergeant Pepperoni’s back in June of 2012.  It was a fairly new place in Knoxville then, and we really loved eating there.  They’ve done so well in the meantime that they’ve opened a second restaurant in West Knoxville. … Continue reading

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Quick Review: Oscar’s Taco Shop

I love fish tacos. Even bolded like that, those words are inadequate to express how I feel about fish tacos.  Fish tacos rank in my top 5 foods, easy, and on most days, I would probably rather have a fish … Continue reading

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Disney Vacation 2014: Review – Liberty Tree Tavern

Our first dinner at Magic Kingdom was at Liberty Tree Tavern.  We’d never eaten here before, and since my wife handled all the planning and reservations for this trip and I didn’t pay quite as much attention as I should … Continue reading

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Disney Vacation 2014: Quick Service Dining Multi-Review

My wife and I were Annual Pass holders for several years, making multiple trips to Walt Disney World each year.  In all that time, we never ate at any of what Disney calls its “Quick Service” eateries – essentially fast … Continue reading

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Disney Vacation 2014: Review – Raglan Road Irish Pub

Having spent the night in Lake City, we arrived in Orlando around late morning on Thursday. We grabbed some lunch at a place that wasn’t review-worthy, checked into our resort, and made a bee line for Disney’s Art of Animation … Continue reading

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Guest Post: R&G Lounge – San Francisco, CA

San Francisco. It’s a city of IKEA sized apartments that cost more than my lifetime’s total accumulated wealth (estimated; if we have another 2008 market crash, I’m screwed) and whose weather seems to thumb its nose at any and all forecasts. … Continue reading

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