Archive for the ‘Restaurants’ Category

Boathouse at Hendry’s Beach: The Best in Seaside Sipping and Dining

Boathouse at Hendry’s Beach: The Best in Seaside Sipping and Dining

Many visitors to Santa Barbara, as well as long-time locals, have fond memories of enjoying lazy afternoons at Hendry’s Beach, also known historically as Arroyo...

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Hog Island Oyster Co. – Sensational Seafood

Hog Island Oyster Co. – Sensational Seafood

If you take the Cal Train into San Francisco, you will exit just a few block walk along the ocean to the Port of San Francisco Pier, founded in 1915, where you will...

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Dining Detectives: Dining in Florida

Dining Detectives: Dining in Florida

Florida is a large state and usually you hear about Miami, Key West, Orlando and Tampa. A recent trip to Florida didn’t give us the chance to dine in those cities...

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CUT by Wolfgang Puck at Four Seasons Bahrain

CUT by Wolfgang Puck at Four Seasons Bahrain

Unparalleled in design, Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay rises 68 stories on a 5-hectare (12-acre) private island, accessed by causeway, boat or water taxi. Elevated...

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Z & Y Restaurant: Heat Heaven in San Francisco

Z & Y Restaurant: Heat Heaven in San Francisco

I love touring around San Francisco and have always been fascinated by China town. Walling up and down the streets filled with Chinese architecture and listening...

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Restaurant Julienne: Santa Barbara Gathering Place for Gourmands

Restaurant Julienne: Santa Barbara Gathering Place for Gourmands

Along with new eateries in Santa Barbara, as well as a few great old standby dining establishments, this delightful European style restaurant located across the...

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Santa Barbara Brunch with a Butterfly Beach View

Santa Barbara Brunch with a Butterfly Beach View

From my first visit to this seaside hotel resort, overlooking Butterfly Beach in 1978, I was delighted with the laid back elegant style of the 1927 hotel’s...

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Empire Steak House – Exceptional Dining in NYC

Empire Steak House – Exceptional Dining in NYC

We always love to dine in New York City. One can find every type of cuisine with prices that range from amazingly reasonable to outrageous. Steakhouses are always...

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Dining in The O.C

Dining in The O.C

We had the opportunity to be in Orange County, just south of Los Angeles, for a day and made the most of our dining and shopping opportunities. We shopped at the...

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Gastronomy Abounds at Dry Creek Kitchen in Healdsburg

Gastronomy Abounds at Dry Creek Kitchen in Healdsburg

Walking into Dry Creek Kitchen takes you into a vibrant atmosphere that is alive with great smells, and warm greetings from the restaurant staff. The bar is sleek...

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