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Restaurant Review – Wing Machine

Wing Machine http://www.wingmachine.ca/ I thought the Defcon Match was to keep me away from wings for the next little while. So much for that thought. After an extremely muggy day here and being just to lazy to head out for din...
 
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Restaurant Review: Lombardi’s – America’s First Pizzeria

In 1897 an Italian immigrant reinvented a Napoletana staple food into one of the worlds most eaten foods. New York City was the birth place of New York style pizza. During the year of 1905, Lombardi’s was licensed by the ...

 
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Restaurant Review: RUB BBQ – Righteous Urban Barbeque

While Mexican food is my all time favorite food group, good BBQ comes a close second. In NYC, it hard to find a good all around BBQ place – I recommend people to go to Dinosaur BBQ for their ribs and visit Blue Smoke for ...
 
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Restaurant Review: Crif Dogs, NYC

This past Saturday, the Ex & I ventured down to the East Village to check out Crif Dogs. We’d never been there, but had marked it on our list of places to try after reading about it in Time Out New York. It was quite...
 
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The Moonlite Bar-B-Que Inn; The History of Kentucky BBQ

Catherine and Pappy Bosley bought the Moonlite for $50,000 from Sonnie and Sadie Bertram and J.C. & Betty Stinson. The Bosley’s used the 5,000 dollar profit from selling their house to make the down payment, moved in ...

 
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Restaurant Review: Carrillo’s Tortilleria

Carrillo’s Tortilleria Mexican Delicatessen – Since 1974 – One thing that struck me while driving through the streets of LA – there’s a plethora of Donut shops, cigarette stores and taco shops. Now...
 
 
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General’s Smokehouse HOT Slaw

General’s Smokehouse Bar-B-Que…To Go HOT Slaw Not a typical review, I am only doing this in recognition of the ever growing popularity of hot food and to give props to a fellow Chilehead, Spencer Self, who makes one...

 
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Restaurant Review: CPK in NYC

Honey, there’s green stuff on my pizza Hmmm, CPK in NYC? Yep, leave it to my wife to find the one restaurant that should not be out of the state of California. California Pizza Kitchen. Funny enough, I’ve been to CP...
 
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Restaurant Review: Shopsin’s

Another great find from the Chowhound’s Guide to NYC (recommended here – tacos found here) – Shopsin’s is the quentissential funky diner that tourists to the city wish they could find. Who wouldn’t...
 
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Finally – Tacos!

I’ve been documenting my search for authentic mexican food in NYC here on the HSB for quite a long time now, mostly in regards to finding a good burrito. And by good burrito I mean a great burrito. Something close to the ...