Culver’s: burgers and frozen custard

We’ve been making a trip to Sedona an annual visit. While heading to Sedona, we decided to try Culver’s restaurant, as we don’t have one in California. Culver’s is known for the burgers, so I…

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Anaheim, CA: Touch of Disney

It’s been over a year and Disneyland/ Disney California Adventure (DCA) has been closed due to the pandemic. Finally on March 18, 2021, a glimmer of hope surfaced. Disney was going to have guests enjoy…

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Disney World: the Polite Pig

We left Hollywood Studios early and it was also Super Bowl Sunday. I was hoping Disney Springs wouldn’t be crowded, and that people were watching the game at their hotel or at one of the…

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Disney World: 50’s Prime Time Café

Following our visit to Batuu (ie Galaxy’s Edge), we made our way to have lunch at the 50’s Prime Time Café, one of my favorite restaurants at WDW. The theme is a 1950s style kitchen…

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Disneyland: Cafe Orleans

I have been going to Disneyland for almost 5 decades, and even worked there while going to college.  In all those years, I have never dined at the Cafe Orleans, until now.  I wanted to…

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Healdsburg, Ca: The Wurst Restaurant

Most visitors who go to Napa rarely travel to the Sonoma side.  One of the days, we ventured toward Sonoma, and made our way to Healdsburg.  The town is quaint, and picturesque, and also where…

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Napa, Ca: The Model Bakery

For the past 90 years, Model Bakery has been part of the Napa Valley culinary scene. In 2016, Oprah Winfrey made it part of her Favorite Things list, and it has become a pin on…

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Las Vegas: Shaq’s Big Chicken

We heard Shaquille O’Neil opened a chicken place in Las Vegas. The Big Chicken restaurant is located across from the famous Hofbrauhaus in a strip mall. We went mid week at around 5:30 pm, so…

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Marina Del Rey: Nighthawk Breakfast Bar

We were in Marina Del Rey for a wedding, and spent the night at the Marriott.  I yelped a breakfast place, and the Nighthawk Breakfast Bar was a 15 minute walking distance from the hotel.…

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Anaheim, CA: The Blind Rabbit

There’s a food hall in Anaheim called the Anaheim Packing District.  The hall used to be the packing center for citrus in 1919.  Now, its a culinary collection of 50 food and beverage kiosks, and…

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Pioneertown, CA: Pappy & Harriett’s

Pappy & Harriet’s Pioneertown Palace is located near Joshua Tree National Park and is the only bar / restaurant and music venue in Pioneertown, California.  We had dinner reservations at 7:00 on the Sunday before…

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Anaheim, CA: National Chicken Day at Disneyland #FriedChickenFestival

National Fried Chicken day was Friday, July 6th but Disneyland Resort took it a step further and had the Fried Chicken Festival for the entire weekend.  There was no additional perk or discount, but if…

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Anaheim, CA: 4th of July at Disneyland Resort

Happy 4th of July! This year America’s birthday landed on a Wednesday, so unless I took the Monday and Tuesday prior, or the Thursday and Friday after, I only had one day off.  Stephen and…

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Anaheim, CA: Lamplight Lounge at DCA

In January 2018, Disney California Adventured closed the Paradise Pier section of the park to give it a rebranding called Pixar Pier, where everything is themed with characters from the Pixar movies.  Last weekend, the…

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Orange, Ca: Old Crow Smokehouse

Old Crow Smokehouse is a Chicago based barbecue restaurant. There’s 2 in Southern California: 1 in Huntington Beach, and 1 in Orange, just a stone’s throw away from the Honda Center.  We came here after…

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Fullerton, CA: Crepes Bonaparte opens March 1st (@CrepesBonaparte) #foodtruck

Crepes Bonaparte (@crepesbonaparte) is a food truck that has been rolling throughout Los Angeles and Orange County since 2008, was on season one of the tv show, “The Great Food Truck Race” as well as on national and…

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Las Vegas: Wahlburgers

Wahlburgers is a Boston burger restaurant owned by chef Paul Wahlberg in partnership with two of his celebrity brothers Donnie and Mark.  There are 14 locations, but only 1 in Nevada… and this one is located in…

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