Reunion at Rustic Table

PAWLEYS ISLAND, SC Rustic Table used to be the Island Deli. This information is something everyone who grew up in Pawleys Island knows. It's probably one of the only restaurants I didn't work at in high school. I kept having to quit my job every July 4th because who wants to work on July 4th when you are a teenager living at the beach? I went back to South Carolina last week for Marcy's funeral....

Clark Food & Wine Co.

Clark Food & Wine Co. recently received some kind of important Tastemaker award from Culturemap. This news became breaking after snooping Clark's website four minutes ago. The restaurant's owner is hotshot Randall Warder from the Mansion on Turtle Creek, who also owns C'Viche next door.  Having had several consistently consistent experiences that were well above average across the board,...

Straits Asian Bistro is a CityCentre Saint

CityCentre in Houston is where we recently spent the weekend for a conference. People should know this restaurant's brunch has the ability to bring 100% excellence into every customer's life. At first, it seemed as though the bartender was wearing a bathing suit top with almost-shorts. These almost-shorts were barely there. It was like wearing a bathing suit without a pool in sight. Employees...

Ida Claire Will Not Hurt Your Feelings

Being in the Addison area meant stopping by Ida Claire for some Southern inspired food. Growing up in South Carolina practically makes me an instant expert in this highly important food category. The menu is simply dreamy if you aren't on a diet. There are options for those trying to be kind of healthy, like hummus and a few others, but who wants to count calories at Ida Claire? No one around...

Mountain Standard

The menu posted outside Mountain Standard listed shrimp & grits and deviled eggs. This was the best sight to see as we walked through Vail Village looking for fun. There were many hurdles to hurdle before sealing the dining deal at Mountain Standard yesterday. Besides no one else wanting to have lunch at Mountain Standard, the hostess told us the kitchen was closing in exactly ten minutes....