Posted by Mike Bonfanti

Central

Central

Whether or not a couple can travel together is a deal breaker.   Kirsten and I decided to test these waters early with a spur of the moment weekend trip to Montgomery, AL.  The drive to Alabama’s capital through small towns and expanses of farmland was accompanied by various flavors of Laffy Taffy, ice cold coke … Continue reading

Moda

Moda

The restaurant where a couple has their first culinary adventure together is a special place. For some it may be a place that is a local institution.  For others, it may be one of the many new restaurants that opened as the city’s culinary offerings expanded in the last decade.  For Kirsten and me, on … Continue reading

Real Sarap

Real Sarap

Real Sarap recently opened for business at 435 W. Tennessee Street. The restaurant dishes up Filipino home-style cooking, and after a morning of legal wrangling Continue reading

Bella Bella

Bella Bella

My parents, for reasons known only to them, stubbornly refuse to move from the ice encrusted state of New Hampshire. Recently they ice-picked their way out of the frozen north Continue reading

Food is Love

Food is Love

Over the past eight months, the number and frequency of my restaurant reviews has slowed. Weeks sometimes passed between write-ups for the local newspaper, and my out of town posts tapered off Continue reading

Which Wich

Which Wich

The Capital City’s second Which Wich recently opened at 1390 Thomasville Road in the Village Common Shopping. With two friends in tow I made my way towards town Continue reading