Tag: truffle

La Dame de Pic

La Dame de Pic

What store do you put in titles? Do you think that having a “Sir” added to the front of a name makes a person worthy of recognition or instead denotes someone with a lot of money to throw around?  Alternatively, what about those that are […]

Clove Club, The

Clove Club, The

There is a major problem with expectation and hope.  It brings along sometime weighty baggage and makes things harder to achieve.  For example, just look across the pond at attempts to “make America great again”.  I wish them all well but if it was me, […]

Bayleaf

Bayleaf

It is somewhat ironic that right after I complain about titles of restaurants being fairly non-descriptive and not providing many clues, (Kitchen Table, I am looking at you), I would then find myself in Bayleaf.  In this case, the name is a kind of a […]

Medlar

Medlar

I must say I was looking forward to lunch at Medlar, primarily because of the people that would attend.  My dining companions did not disappoint.  In particular, I was fascinated to meet someone who could speak in twitter speak.  It was #fascinating to watch and #experience. It […]

Zelman Meats

Zelman Meats

It has been a while since I reviewed a meat heavy eatery so I thought it was about time to pay the butcher a visit. With a very original name like Zelman Meats, (maybe they are vegetarian), I had high hopes that it would be another […]