Posts Tagged ‘Seafood’

In search for something thrilling for my taste buds in Las Vegas, I leave the Strip and head to a strip mall in Chinatown. A 10 minutes taxi ride takes me in front of a restaurant called Hot N Juicy Crawfish. I don’t have a reservation but the spacious dining room has plenty of tables… READ MORE

10.15.2012

Ossiano at The Atlantis – Dubai

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OssianoF-3 The Giant Eyes
Price
Five Dollars
Rating
Two Forks

The Ossiano Restaurant’s decor in the Atlantis Palm Jumeirah Hotel in Dubai is magnificent. All the seats in this establishment give you perfect views of the Atlantis’ Ambassador Lagoon, which houses roughly 65,000 marine animals. This was the first establishment that the late great three Michelin-starred Chef Santi Santamaria took on outside of Spain. Currently… READ MORE

09.12.2012

Pantelis Tavern, Symi Island – Dodekanese, Greece

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symiF The Hungry Giraffe
Price
Three Dollars
Rating
Four Forks

For those of you who haven’t been to Symi Island in Greece, you are seriously missing out! This beautiful island is named after a nymph called Symi who used to live and mate with Poseidon. (How naughty!) The island is a part of the Dodekanese Islands in the Aegean Sea and it’s only 3.7 miles… READ MORE

One of my fondest memories growing up was going to Redondo Pier in California and fishing with my dad.  Back then it was all about the seafood – even though it smelled.  Yes – it smelled of the sea, and not in a good way.  We would pack a modest picnic of accouterments then head… READ MORE

01.23.2012

Delfinia, Glyfada – Athens, Greece

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Delfinia4_crop The Little Dik-Dik
Price
Five Dollars
Rating
Four Forks

I might be a little dik-dik but sometimes my friends call me grandpa dik-dik because I like old fashioned things and places, like places I used to go with my parents when I was a kid. When the weather is nice, we like to go to Delfinia Tavern in the south suburbs of Athens where… READ MORE