Archive for August, 2006

Korean Grandma

Thursday, August 31, 2006

In a past a while back, I expressed great sadness when this Korean deli on 5th Ave and 13th St closed because tucked away upstairs, they had a Korean Grandma making some very good homestyle Korean food. Cheap too!
Well, now I’m happy to announce that they have re-opened next door to the […]

Philly-Gourmet’s Sirloin Tip Beef Patties

Friday, August 25, 2006

What is it?This product is 8 servings of frozen beef patties meant to be eaten as hamburgers. Plus they’re suprisingly lean with only 4 grams of fat and 130 calories per patty. I know what you’re thinking, carb fillers!? None! The patties are frozen with beef broth so they retain moisture when you cook them. […]


Monday, August 7, 2006

This Greek place opened about 8 weeks ago and looks pretty nice, so I decided to make reservations just in case. I asked for 7pm for 4 people and they said, “oh, we don’t have a 7 open but you can have a 6:45 or 7:15.” So I thought, wow, pretty crowded […]

I Tre Merli

Wednesday, August 2, 2006

I can’t believe Lon and I walked around in that intense heat and humidity last night. We walked pretty far because we were planning on going to The Spotted Pig, but there was a 30 min wait and we were too hungry.
We ended up at I Tre Merli, a tiny Italian place […]

27 Lobster and Surf Shack

Tuesday, August 1, 2006

I don’t usually write about restaurants outside of Manhattan and sometimes Queens, but in honor of Lon’s and Keith’s birthdays, we drove out to Amagansett (Hamptons) for some lobster at 27 Lobster and Surf Shack.
The deal here is 1 1/4 lb lobsters for $9.95 before 7pm. It is a pretty good deal […]