Phillips Seafood

Phillips Seafood
Phillips Seafood: A century old culinary powerhouse serving up classic seafood favorites, while providing outstanding service, and creating a memorable dining experience every single time someone steps through the doors of any of their locations.  I love seafood. Like a LOT. And so it may come as a surprise that I’d never stepped foot in...

Prescription Chicken: Just what the doctor ordered

Prescription Chicken: Just what the doctor ordered
Hey guys. Happy holidays and New Year weekend! I hope everyone had a happy, healthy and fun holiday! I can’t believe we’re officially in 2018. It’s so crazy to me. I feel like we were on a really calm, fun ride, like a kid’s train ride at an amusement park, nice and slow, easy going...

Sundays @ Cross Street Market

Sundays @ Cross Street Market
As I mentioned in my previous post Federal Hill’s humble and historic indoor market – Cross Street Market – is experiencing a long-overdo revitalization. As part of this rejuvenation, 4 pop-up stalls have breathed new life into the market, and I can’t express how excited I am for this.  I already touched on Cookie Dough...

The Baltimore Sun’s Secret Supper at Ouzo Bay

The Baltimore Sun’s Secret Supper at Ouzo Bay
Tuesday, November 7th was the final Secret Supper event of 2017, and it was AMAZING. And as usual, before I get into the details, I’ll quickly go over what The Secret Supper is, if you don’t already know. With the exciting news of Baltimore becoming one of The United States’ premiere cities for great food, actually...

The Baltimore Sun’s Secret Supper at City Cafe

The Baltimore Sun’s Secret Supper at City Cafe
Tuesday, June 13th was the third Secret Supper event of 2017, and it surprised me with its deliciousness. And as usual, before I get into the details, I’ll quickly go over what The Secret Supper is, if you don’t already know. With the exciting news of Baltimore becoming one of The United States’ premiere cities for...

The Baltimore Sun’s Secret Supper at Cosima

The Baltimore Sun’s Secret Supper at Cosima
This past Wednesday, February 8th was the first Secret Supper event of 2017, and it was AWESOME. Before I get into the details, I’ll quickly go over what The Secret Supper is, if you don’t already know. With the exciting news of Baltimore becoming one of The United States’ premiere cities for great food, actually...

The Baltimore Sun’s Secret Supper – A year in review

The Baltimore Sun’s Secret Supper – A year in review
March 9th of 2015 marked the first ever Secret Supper event put on by The Baltimore Sun. It would be the start of something great, something exciting, and something to look forward to throughout the year. It’s no longer a secret that the Baltimore Sun restaurant tour offers delicious surprises, but if this is your...

The Baltimore Sun’s Secret Supper at Birroteca

The Baltimore Sun’s Secret Supper at Birroteca
Tuesday November 1 was the 4th and final installment of The Baltimore Sun’s Secret Supper series for 2016. As I mentioned in the three previous articles I wrote after attending the inaugural Secret Supper event at AGGIO, the second at Cunningham’s, and the third at Wine Market Bistro, Baltimore has become a real heavyweight in...

Pinch| Mt. Vernon Marketplace

Pinch| Mt. Vernon Marketplace
A couple of months ago, I received the single least anticipated or welcome letter in the mail. You know the one. The one no one wants but everyone gets. The dreaded jury summons. But unlike most Americans, I have been waiting anxiously for my chance to serve my country as a member of a jury since I...

Home Maid | Baltimore

Home Maid | Baltimore
It’s not too often that I go to a restaurant, and feel compelled to sit down as soon as absolutely possible, go through my photos and get something written RIGHT NOW. It takes a special place to make me so amped that I can’t wait any longer, that I need to shout it from my...

World Burger Tour, here we come!

World Burger Tour, here we come!
This past week, the folks from Hard Rock Cafe contacted me, wondering if I’d be at all interested in checking out their World Burger Tour, a month-long celebration of burgers inspired by the flavors of the world. Um… YES. Of COURSE I would. Don’t you even know who you’re talking to? CLEARLY, I’m interested… So...

Welcome to Federal Hill, Insomnia Cookies!

Welcome to Federal Hill, Insomnia Cookies!
A month, or maybe even a couple of months ago, as my family and I were walking down S. Charles one evening, we noticed a new storefront. A very EXCITING storefront. A storefront for a cookie place that touted delivery until 3 in the morning!  Like I said, SUPER EXCITING!  Insomnia Cookies was coming to...