Cattleman’s at the Club

Cattleman’s at the Club 1608 3rd St NE, Belmond, IA 50421 www.cattlemansattheclub.com Three years ago in June Three tornados loomed Headed for a restaurant dear to us They skirted cross the land And didn’t stop and stand But turned parts of that restaurant into dust […]

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Stan’s Donuts

Stan’s Donuts 2800 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60657 www.stansdonutschicago.com Los Angeles meets Chicago in this donut collaboration All thanks to Rich Labriola for partnering with Stan Berman to bring the Midwest his delicious creation Stan’s Donuts, a more than 50 year old donut shop […]

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Cafe K’tizo

Cafe K’tizo 1915 N Gary Ave, Wheaton, IL 60187 www.cafektizo.com They call me a regular, A coffee drinker in their teashop So addicted to their blended matcha I simply cannot stop I eye the other drinks And my friends have tried them all But I […]

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Pizzeria Paradiso

Pizzeria Paradiso  2003 P St NW, Washington, DC 20036 www.eatyourpizza.com Pizzeria Paradiso, an artisan pie like no other I remember waiting in line another Just a few tables, lines down P street Order Bosco or Atomico, with spicy meat Sample olives, briny with extra virgin […]

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bopNgrill

bopNgrill 6604 N Sheridan Rd, Chicago, IL 60626 www.bngrill.com American food infused with Asian flavor, To this place I owe Guy Fieri the favor As seen on Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives, this is a unique place that will definitely take you for a ride From […]

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Rosalita’s Roadside Cantina

Rosalita’s Roadside Cantina 180 U.S. 9, Englishtown, NJ 07726 www.rosalitasnj.com Inside you’ll find a wall of hubcaps and plates. An old charm atmosphere makes a noteworthy first date. There’s Margarita Mondays but they are available all week. Stop in for Taco Tuesdays if it is the thrill of […]

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Willy B’s

Willy B’s 136 Main Plaza, San Antonio, TX 78205 www.willybsa.com across from the courthouse in fiesta sun; stands hot delight, sauce well done. a cup of tea and a side of ranch; Willy B’s Pizza, toppings in dance. walls of warmth, detailed with care; for […]

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The Drop Bar Cafe

The Drop Bar Cafe 356 Barlow Moor Rd, Manchester, United Kingdom thedropcafe.co.uk www.facebook.com/TheDropBarCafe Two friends had a dream To bring a slice of the Caribbean to Manchester Walk into The Drop Cafe to see a cacophony of colour Kaleidoscope graffiti swirling across walls like a […]

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Great Seas Chinese Restaurant

Great Seas Chinese Restaurant 3254 W Lawrence Ave, Chicago, IL 60625 www.facebook.com/greatseachineserestaurant If you’ve never heard of the originator of Chinese lollipop wings in Chicago… Great Seas on Lawrence is the place you need to know! A hidden gem with arguably the best wings around […]

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Shogun Japanese Steakhouse

Shogun Japanese Steakhouse 2324 N Germantown Pkwy, Cordova, TN 38016 www.shogunmemphis.com Another night, another plate; sashimi for me is always great. There’s no one here, but I don’t care; there’s fresh fish in front, oh so near. His knife is sharp, his cut is clean; […]

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