San Diego Restaurant: 94th Aero Squadron

Though I have only visited once, it is safe to say that this hidden gem has made quite the impression! Location Tucked away on Balboa Avenue, directly adjacent to Montgomery-Gibbs Executive Airport, is the 94th Aero Squadron [menu]. Ambiance The building façade is reminiscent of a WW2-era farmhouse, complete with exposed brick, vintage airplanes, and … Continue reading “San Diego Restaurant: 94th Aero Squadron”

Raleigh Restaurant: Margaux’s

Though I’ve lived in Raleigh a fair amount of time, I haven’t explored nearly as many of the restaurants as I would have liked to. Thankfully, my girlfriend is more than happy to help me do that! Margaux’s has an interesting offering with heavy French influences, and it goes well beyond its name. The menu … Continue reading “Raleigh Restaurant: Margaux’s”

Raleigh Restaurant: Capital Grille – Easter Brunch

After my initial visit to the Capital Grille in Raleigh, I was sure to sign up for their mailing list for any fun events that they might be hosting. Though I had received invitations to a few that we weren’t able to attend, when we were presented with an invitation to a prix fixe Easter … Continue reading “Raleigh Restaurant: Capital Grille – Easter Brunch”

Vacation Report: Kansas City, Grünauer

Kansas City: Arrival Kansas City: Grünauer Kansas City: Renaissance Faire & Jack Stack BBQ For our second day, we opted for a fairly low-key start as we had been traveling well into the night (not arriving in Kansas City until midnight), and we wanted to be well-rested for our Rennaisance Faire adventure plans the following … Continue reading “Vacation Report: Kansas City, Grünauer”

Sacramento Eats

While in Sacramento this week, I made it a point to do a little exploring. What’s travel without food, right? If you are in Sacramento, definitely give these a shot! Brasserie Capitale Website: Link Affordable French food? Sign me up! I started with French Onion Soup, which was perfectly caramelized, and a still-crunchy crouton… amazing. … Continue reading “Sacramento Eats”

Charleston Gem: Halls Chophouse

This weekend I was visiting Charleston for my brother’s white coat ceremony. For those not familiar with it, it is the induction ceremony to medical school, so definitely cause for celebration! After some poking around, we decided we would go with Halls Chophouse, as it had excellent reviews across various platforms and specifically identified dry-aged … Continue reading “Charleston Gem: Halls Chophouse”

Raleigh Restaurant: Capital Grille

The Capital Grille national chain has come to Raleigh, and American Express sent me an invitation to sample their menu during a special event. Naturally, I was more than happy to take advantage of the opportunity! Menu For this event, only a small portion of their full menu was available to the guests, but it … Continue reading “Raleigh Restaurant: Capital Grille”