239 Best Dishes…

Couple of months ago I came across an article on phillymag.com where they detailed the top 239 dishes to eat in Philadelphia. Now, unlike my over ambitious movie list I’m not attempting to make an odyssey to taste them all. But it got me thinking, thinking of a basis to…

El Rey…

Got a chance to check out Stephan Starr's latest, El Rey, his Mexican inspired restaurant and cocktail lounge. The quick and dirty: it's just so so. Decor is kind of cool, but the place gets very loud. The prices weren't bad with decent sized portions, but the food (at least…

Chicken guy

This was the best meal all week. 30 minutes in line, but oh so worth it. Grilled chicken perfectly cooked. Nice char on the outside yet tender and moist on the inside. Excellent falafel and a ton of bread. Delicious.

500˚

The people responsible for Rouge in Philly have spawned a smaller burger joint called 500.  The burger was perfectly cooked but small and left me hungry for more. The spicy fries were amazing, thin and crispy. Best part of the meal. At 10 and change (with tax) for the combo…

Irish breakfast

sorry for fuzzy photo. It's a capture from the screen my digital camera with my iPhone. baked beans: just fucking wierd to eat baked beans for breakfast. egg: not my thing no matter what country I am in. sausage: decent stuff. black and white pudding: weird stuff, kind of like…

Butcher & Singer…

Butcher & Singer - Burger, originally uploaded by unbreaded. This burger was really really good; perfectly cooked and extremely juicy. I just wish it came with more caramelized onions. Mine only had like three big sized onions. Piling it on would have lead to perfection. During the summer the burger…