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Naples, FL - Restaurant Recos?

My parents are going to be in Naples for several weeks in February. Looking for the best of the best local places running the gamut from burgers to fine dining. Anything interesting happening on the culinary scene in Naples? Any must-do's? Thanks!

Dec 15, 2013
jsgrunstad in Florida

New Orleans: This or That? This Weekend.

Thanks for your recos! Mariza looks amazing and in looking at Boucherie I do remember that yummy menu from my research ... so many choices, so few meals!

Atchaflaya doesn't seem to come up much on the boards but I thought the menu looked so good!

Sep 11, 2013
jsgrunstad in New Orleans

New Orleans: This or That? This Weekend.

Mind blowing food is the name of the game, just looking for people's passion points for favorite places. It can be a hole in the wall or the best place in town, just looking for outstanding food experiences.

Sep 11, 2013
jsgrunstad in New Orleans

New Orleans: This or That? This Weekend.

Leave it to my fellow Chicagoans ... Love the recos and thank you for sharing your link!

Sep 11, 2013
jsgrunstad in New Orleans

Southern Decadence Food Report

Love your recap. You've solidified my interest in making Peche one of my 5 meals this weekend ... and I'm now considering Sylvain - it's now on the short list given your description of the brunch!

Sep 10, 2013
jsgrunstad in New Orleans
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New Orleans: This or That? This Weekend.

Not a single reco? 3 must do's?

Sep 10, 2013
jsgrunstad in New Orleans

New Orleans: This or That? This Weekend.

Chicago foodie looking to make all the right choices with only a handful of meals. What would you do, or what am I missing? Suggestions on lunch vs. dinner and any passionate rankings welcome! Thank you!

Thursday Dinner: August

Friday Lunch: Commanders Palace or Galatoire's?

Friday Dinner: Peche or Herbsaint or Bayona?

Saturday Lunch: Coquette or ATCHAFLAYA?

Saturday Dinner: Cochon or R'Evolution or Bacchanal?

Sep 10, 2013
jsgrunstad in New Orleans

Best Short Ribs in the City?

It's a cold and crappy day ... short ribs are on our minds for dinner tonight. Besides Alinea and Graham Elliot (its not that kind of evening out tonight) ... any reco's? Thanks!

Nov 08, 2008
jsgrunstad in Chicago Area

Bar Harbor & Boothbay Harbor, ME

So, this is what I'm coming up with for dinners out ... anyone want to rank them in order of preference? Also, what else to do? Is this cinema pizza joint worthwhile? Also, what's up with New England pizza -- you're talking to a Chicago girl here, what's worthwhile? Thanks everyone!

Mache Bistro
Burning Tree
Havana
Ports of Italy
Boat House Bistro
Town Hill Bistro

Bar Harbor & Boothbay Harbor, ME

Thanks, definitely one I am planning to check out!

Brattleboro, VT

Thanks everyone, looking forward to checking out your recommendations! I'm not familiar with the destinations at all and yes, its a longer trip, into Bangor, Bar Harbor/Acadia National Park for a few days (brewery visits), Boothbay Harbor and then down to Brattleboro, VT and out of Hartford, CT. In retrospect I should have chosen restaurants and then the itinerary ... but still just looking forward to some fresh seafood, beautiful surroundings and a relaxing trip! Thanks again.

Brattleboro, VT

Chicago foodies are looking for AWESOME restaurants for a second anniversary trip. We want the best grub in town regardless of high-end or where the locals eat. Please provide any information you have on local establishments. Thank you!

Bar Harbor & Boothbay Harbor, ME

Chicago foodies are looking for AWESOME restaurants for a second anniversary trip. We want the best grub in town regardless of high-end or where the locals eat. Please provide any information you have on local establishments. Thank you!