"The Buppie Foodie"

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Last weekend, I took a much-needed weekend off from everything (including my blog) and visited Mohegan Sun Resort, which is one of the largest casino resorts located along the banks of the Thames River in Uncasville, Connecticut. Inside the resort, besides lots of gambling and shopping, you can find delicious restaurants such as Michael Jordan’s […]

Hash House A Go Go, which serves twisted farm food, is a restaurant that I hit up every time I’m in Chicago. Conveniently located in the Gold Coast neighborhood on State Street, the huge portion, fun atmosphere, beautiful presentation and good service will keep you coming back. You’ve been warned, the food is on the “heavy” and […]

I had every intention of trying this restaurant for their $5 breakfast which I heard about from my friend. However, in pure late night desperation, we ended up stopping by at 1am to eat. Nothing too exciting about this place, kind of a late night diner feel. However,  I pride myself in finding the best […]

Apparently, Killer Poboys is a pop-up establishment currently operating in the back of Erin Rose bar near bourbon street. I was admittedly a little scared when I entered the establishment because it didn’t appear like the type of place I could expect good food from. However, don’t judge a book by its cover! Go the […]

This was actually my first stop this year in NOLA. Walking down Bourbon street, overwhelmed with choices, we picked this place because I wanted to try some fried alligator. The alligator was awesome, tasty and fresh. However……….. I think I discovered the best shrimp and grits I have ever tasted in my life! I still […]

Desire Bistro & Oyster Bar 300 Bourbon St New Orleans, LA 70130 Neighborhood: French Quarter This was a solid eat in New Orleans. The Fried Seafood Platter was fresh, not over-fried, and tasty.   The crab cake was moist and tasty as well. The catfish PO-boy sandwich was really good and to my surprise, they […]