Ramen Takeya – restaurant week – Chicago Illinois.

Another day in the Windy City was proving to live up to its name as my scarf began to frost from my warm breath whilst waiting for our Uber. Today we where on our way to Ramen Takeya on W Fulton Market street, and after the Uber driver pulled out the wrong way on a…

Ramen San – restaurant week – Chicago Illinois.

For our second ramen adventure of the week we found ourselves on our way to Ramen San. I would like to point out that when I first arrived in Chicago on the Sunday evening I had ordered delivery from Ramen San. I would recommend to not get ramen delivery but to instead head to the…

MORE brewing leaves us wanting more in Villa park, Illinois.

This week my husband and I took quite a pricey Uber from Rosemont Illinois to Villa Park, a hefty 16 mile trip, and I have to say that we where not disappointed in the slightest. After researching nearby breweries online there was just something about MORE that really ticked all of the boxes for us….

The Tattooed Mom – Philadelphia, PA.

Without any planning, or prior knowledge, we found ourselves outside of the Tattooed Mom in Philadelphia, PA. Instantly my eyes where drawn to the illustrations on the front of the building, but little did I know what I would find inside. As I held my passport in my hand ready for an ID check, the…

Terakawa Ramen; our love of Tonkotsu lives on in Philadelphia, PA.

This week we are in Philadelphia, and it feels good to be back reviewing restaurants after a dry spell in not so good hotel/work locations. The starvation of good eats has seemed to take its toll on morale at Casa Conley, but we’ve been pumping out some fantastic home cooked meals which you can find…

Pizza and donuts like never before – Raleigh, North Carolina.

This week my husband turned 30 years old in Raleigh, North Carolina. Stuck with what to do, and knowing that although the day would involve craft beer 100%, we also needed something along the lines of food; welcome, Poke Burri. I searched online for ramen joints, for pho joints, for Korean bbq joints, and just…