Tag: salmon

Ichi-Riki

Ichi-Riki

It is a relief when things are what they say they are on the tin. Especially in this day and age when hyperbole and senseless superficiality seem to rule.  The more words that you needlessly tack onto what you want to sell, the more value […]

Allpress

Allpress

Usually at eateries, I am not greeted with remarks about my dress sense (or lack thereof).  As I was to dive in once again to a more trendy crowd (where I often feel slightly ill at ease), I thought I would have to dress with […]

Oliver Maki

Oliver Maki

Attempting to summon to mind the most similar episode to this, I was reminded of particularly torturous visits to the barber as a child.  I would be bundled onto the bus, subject to a walk in the scorching heat at the end and then even […]

New Street Grill

New Street Grill

I do wonder how restaurants come up with their names.  Some seem to make oblique reference to their chef proprietor.  Others make innuendo to the type of food that they serve.  Yet others make allusion to their location.  Some, a combination of these all.  Guess which […]

Le Pont de la Tour

Le Pont de la Tour

Hindsight is a wonderful thing.  Especially when you can look back and mentally kick yourself for making certain choices.  I had been bemoaning the lack of writing motivation to my dining companion but following my most recent gastronomic adventure, inspiration was abounding in abundance. Salad […]