Tag: Virginia

We’ve Found the Best Damned Bakery in America (and Possibly the World)

Let me just start by saying, I am not a dessert guy. I rarely leave enough room at the end of the meal, and I’ve never quite enjoyed sweet things as much as savory ones. So, when I tell you that we’ve… Read More

Brave the Crowds and Try This Busy Italian Restaurant in Richmond

If you visit this site, you know we’ve been on a bit of a Richmond kick recently. Our first visit back in July was eye-opening, and our second visit a few weeks ago was, if anything, even better. During our most recent… Read More

Our Attempt to Find the Best Biscuit in Richmond

In a great Southern food city like Richmond, you’d expect it would be easy to find a quality biscuit. We sampled several during our first trip to Richmond, but none of the biscuits we tried were particularly satisfying. Our second trip, we… Read More

Brabo Restaurant: Old World Cuisine in Old Town Alexandria

It goes without saying that we love to discover new restaurants. Hell, we’ve devoted an entire website to writing about food. Apart from the joy of discovery, though, I sometimes feel like kicking myself after enjoying a good meal at a previously… Read More

Restaurant Review: Cheesetique | Alexandria, VA

Despite our documented struggles to find suitable dining in the Del Ray neighborhood of Alexandria, we ventured back there to re-visit a place we hadn’t tried for several years. It turned out to be an excellent choice. As the name implies, Cheesetique… Read More

Travelogue: Discovering the Food Paradise that is Richmond, Virginia

If you like food, have I got a new must-visit destination for you! If you like Southern food, in particular, you should just drop your computer or phone or whatever and go get in the car right now. Where, then, is this… Read More

For Unbeatable Comfort Food, Check Out Lunch.Supper! in Richmond, Virginia

Over on our Restaurants Page, we’ve just added a new page for our newest favorite food city. Of course, I’m talking about Richmond, Virginia! Fittingly, our first entry on our Richmond Restaurants Page is our review of our favorite restaurant in Richmond,… Read More

Restaurant Review: Catch on the Ave | Alexandria, VA

We have no shortage of restaurants here in Alexandria. Old Town, especially, has everything from fast casual to fine dining, with the crowds to match. One of the less touristy parts of Alexandria is the Del Ray neighborhood. With no shortage of… Read More

Travelogue: Our Weekend at Lake Anna, Virginia

Avowed city dwellers though we are, we recently set out to enjoy a quiet weekend at the lake at nearby Lake Anna, VA. A little fresh air, a little sunshine, and some swimming in a nice, cool lake sounded like just the… Read More