Places to go; Food to eat

Tag: upscale

Southern Food Road Trip

Southern Food Road Trip

This past weekend, my girlfriend, Chloe, and I took a whirlwind trip to the Carolinas, tasting tons of delicious Southern food along the way. Before I begin with our itinerary, I’d like to note that this would be a great trip to spread out into […]

Husk Restaurant – Charleston, SC

Husk Restaurant – Charleston, SC

I’ve said this multiple times, but if you find yourself in Charleston, South Carolina, whether you have a day or five days, be sure to take the time to eat at Husk. This restaurant serves perfectly executed southern dishes with an upscale spin. The restaurant […]

Vicia – St. Louis, MO

Vicia – St. Louis, MO

A few months ago, I caught wind of one of the top rated restaurants in St. Louis: Vicia. After hearing that it was one of the best in the area, I knew I just had to try it. Vicia is a “vegetable-centric” restaurant, but fear […]

Middle Fork Kitchen Bar – Lexington, KY

Middle Fork Kitchen Bar – Lexington, KY

Middle Fork Kitchen Bar has great reviews and is, supposedly, one of the best restaurants in Lexington. Though I thought it was a decent meal, there were quite a few things that should have been better, in my opinion. For starters, I found the service […]

Nightshade – Los Angeles, CA

Nightshade – Los Angeles, CA

Nightshade is an up-and-coming restaurant by chef Mei Lin. The restaurant is not necessarily a “dressy” environment, but it seems most people dress up a little bit when dining at Nightshade. The food is heavily influenced by Asian flavors, such as Sichuan peppers, soy, five […]

Harvest Restaurant – Rogersville, MO

Harvest Restaurant – Rogersville, MO

Let me start by saying this is one of my favorite restaurants in the Springfield area. It’s a quaint little restaurant tucked away in the small town of Rogersville, about a 15 minute drive from Springfield. I’ll set the scene- as you pull up, you […]