Casa Vieja is neatly hidden away in a warzone of a strip mall on Shallowford Rd., about a block away from the back entrance to Asian Square. Not sure about the name of the strip mall, but there is a faded sign about “Grandpa’s Biscuits and Burgers”… Maybe it’s enhanced by bleakness of the surroundings, […]
At the suggestion of a reader (as if I really need provocation to eat) I dropped by Lee’s Bakery for lunch today. The suggestion was that the bún at Lee’s was very “traditional” – which along with “authentic”, are my keywords for “go now”. (Keep in mind that “traditional” and “authentic” can be very scary […]
It’s a bit of a strange week, and strange weeks call for strange posts. Started off Friday with fish and chips and Old Rasputin Imperial Stout at Vortex. Speaking of which, LiTKitchen (see below) has a beer tasting series coming up. One day is dedicated to imperial stouts – w00t! Black, bitter and evil – […]
It appears that EatBufordHighway’s post on Spaghetti with Pork Belly earned us a “Featured Blog” position at WordPress. Not really sure what that means, if anything, but I thought it was pretty cool.
HX and I ventured out for a nice Friday dinner. I’d been craving Hainanese Chicken Rice all day so we headed off to Penang. Penang is one of a handful of Malaysian restaurants on Buford Highway (Little Malaysia and Asam House are a couple of others), and quite a few of the standard Malaysian and […]