My friend Derek tagged me for - a food meme! (slightly altered) I love to eat and eat to love…oh wait…uhm, anyway, I’m always looking for great food when on trips. Here are some of the faves!
Favorite food: NY Strip.
Favorite overall fast-food restaurant: In-n-Out Burger
Favorite Irish Pub: Mr. Dennehy’s
Favorite sit-down seafood restaurant: McCormick & Schmick’s
Favorite steak house: It’s a tie! Macelleria in NYC and Bob’s Steak and Chop Shop in Dallas
Favorite deli: Black Forest Bakery & Henk's European Deli
Favorite burger joint: Burger Bar Mandalay Place
Favorite sports bar: Hooter’s in Madison, WI
Favorite ice cream joint: Another Tie! Culver’s Frozen Custard & Luv it Frozen Custard
Favorite sit-down Thai restaurant: Aqua
Favorite pizza: Brother's Pizza
Favorite fast-food restaurant located in a city other than your hometown: The Pantry (LA)
Favorite sit-down restaurant located in a city other than your hometown: Pastis (NYC)
Sit-down restaurant you would miss most if you moved away: Cafe Fresco/Al-med
Fast-food restaurant you would miss most if you moved away: Zembie's
Out-of-business fast-food restaurant that you miss from your hometown: McDowells (oh wait that's from Coming to America)
Out-of-business sit-down restaurant that you miss from your hometown: BacHaus
Favorite donut shop: Druber’s Donut & Coffee & & & & &
Favorite romantic eating atmosphere: Nobu
Restaurant you are itchin’ to try: Luke's Diner (pre-season seven of Gilmore Girls)
One memorable eating out memory: Well, Derek has mentioned the Applebee's crowd - there are too many to list; I'll do a separate blog entry on dining out - promise!
Favorite Cigar Bar: The Library in Dallas; Hudson Bar & Books in NYC; atf is Old Town Cigars in Wichita.