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Catfish Alley, Las Vegas

That would be great. I live in Korea now but when I go back to visit I always make sure to stop in at Catfish Alley.

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Catfish Alley
467 East Silverado, Las Vegas, NV 89183

May 11, 2010
ap616 in Las Vegas

Recommendation for 4 Girls on the Town in Vegas

Simon is now at Palms Place, right beside the Palms hotel.

Feb 24, 2009
ap616 in Southwest

Sticky Toffee Pudding

If I don't have ramekins, what size of pan could I use?

Dec 14, 2007
ap616 in Recipes

Great Tea Bags

Try the Mighty Leaf brand and TeaForte. They have nice-looking bags.

Nov 28, 2007
ap616 in General Topics

Breakfast in Vegas (no buffet)

Canyon Ranch Spa at the Venetian has a cafe which is healthy and delicious.

Jun 22, 2007
ap616 in Southwest

RM Seafood

We were there a year ago, and I remember having the barramundi. It was awesome, even though it was the only fish on the menu that was farm-raised. The decor was cool too...it looks like the inside of a ship. Yeah, dinner took long, but at those prices I expect to hang around for a while.

Jun 06, 2007
ap616 in Southwest

Las Vegas, off-the-strip, reccomendations

Table 34 is very good too, and it's just off the 215 and Warm Springs, so it's close to Southpoint.

May 29, 2007
ap616 in Southwest

Countertop material: granite vs. solid surface (corian) vs. engineered stone (silestone)

Sorry, I didn't mean to mislead anyone, but I think people need to see other options besides granite and quartz, and realize there are a lot of solid surfaces out there which are very functional and still aesthetically pleasing.

May 28, 2007
ap616 in Cookware

Countertop material: granite vs. solid surface (corian) vs. engineered stone (silestone)

Have you ever heard of Mystera? It's a synthetic, solid surface like Corian, but much prettier...it looks like hand-poured marble. I used it in my coffee shop, and it looks great, and it's NSF approved. It's long-lasting, scratches can be rubbed out with a green scouring pad, and very heat-resistant. As far as price, it's cheaper than granite and marble, and you never have to recondition it.

May 25, 2007
ap616 in Cookware

Strange Pairings that Taste Uncommonly Good

A sandwich made with soft white bread, strawberry jam and American cheese. My mom used to pack it in my lunch when I was a kid, and I think it was something she made up. We Filipinos like to put cheese with anything sweet.

May 25, 2007
ap616 in General Topics

Minneapolis Top Eats

My boyfriend's from there, and he swears by Vecchio's, a little Italian restaurant...family-owned, huge portions, etc.

May 17, 2007
ap616 in General Midwest Archive

In Edmonton and Calgary next week - budget recs, please?

I was raised in Edmonton too...as a matter of fact,I just returned from a visit there. Some of the spots I would frequent were Pagolac for Vietnamese food and banh mi, and Tau Bay for pho. Both are located in Chinatown. You might want to check High Level Diner and Cafe de Ville. I loved those places too, and they should still be around. Sorry I can't help with the St. Albert recs...I'm a southside girl myself.

May 17, 2007
ap616 in Western Canada Archives

Best non-expensive treat to bring to a party? Like- $10 or less?

sorry about that...actually, when I buy tiramisu it's refrigerated, so it's slightly soft already.

May 14, 2007
ap616 in General Topics

Best non-expensive treat to bring to a party? Like- $10 or less?

When I find frozen tiramisu on sale, I make tiramisu bonbons. Scoop out the tiramisu into little balls with a melon baller and freeze them on a line cookie sheet for about an hour. Melt some baking chocolate (I prefer milk chocolate myself), then dip the tiramisu balls in them, then put them back in the freezer and take them out about 15 min. before serving them.

May 12, 2007
ap616 in General Topics

Portuguese Chicken Peri-peri Sauce?

Not that this helps right now, but they have Nando's in Vancouver, BC if you're ever up there.

Apr 24, 2007
ap616 in Los Angeles Area

Las Vegas--strip dining

For steak, I would recommend Charlie Palmer at the Four Seasons, or BOA at Caesar's. As for breakfast, there's Canyon Ranch cafe and Bouchon, both of which are the venetian. As for bars...I really like Firefly. It's not that far from the strip (it's on Paradise Road) and it has a great atmosphere.

Apr 22, 2007
ap616 in Southwest

Vegas Cheap Eats & Breweries

Ellis Island has a brewery, and really good ribs for cheap ($8-10)! It's across the street from Bally's.

Apr 19, 2007
ap616 in Southwest

Fun, Cheap and Wild in Vegas

You could try McMullan's Irish Pub, which is not too far from the Palms( less than 5 min. drive). It will fit your price range and it's a fun place to hang out. They usually have live music on the weekends too.

Apr 15, 2007
ap616 in Southwest

Las Vegas Casual Business Dinner-HELP!!

Satay Malaysian Grill, which is not far from the Strip (down the street from Fashion Show Mall) has a really nice private room, with flat screens on the wall and internet access, and really comfortable chairs. It's got glass walls, so you could see into the dining area without being heard, and I'm pretty sure they could work on the menu with you, within your desired price range. They're off strip, so the prices will be much more reasonable. They have a pretty good selection of Asian food, nothing too exotic, and I've taken some fussy eaters there before, with great results.

Apr 13, 2007
ap616 in Southwest

Vegas Eats

I live in Vegas, and I think Aladdin has the best buffet in town. Try Satay Malaysian Grill for Malaysian food...it's not too far from the Strip.

Apr 12, 2007
ap616 in Southwest

Favorite Old Vegas Eats?

The Golden Steer is old Vegas, and the Bootlegger.

Apr 09, 2007
ap616 in Southwest

Italian in Las Vegas?

Montesano's is great, if you want the basic stuff, like lasagna and pizza. Also, Ferraro's on Flamingo is pretty good.

Apr 09, 2007
ap616 in Southwest

Vegas Eats Near Mandalay Bay?

Table 34 is a good bet, but you'll need a car to get there, since it's off the strip.

Apr 09, 2007
ap616 in Southwest

Late night cheap eats on vegas strip

I remember the Rio having a steak and eggs special, but it's not on the menu...you have to ask for it. It used to be $5 about 6 or 7 years ago...maybe it's $10 now. There's also the Lift, off strip, and they have a huge porterhouse steak meal for less than $10. For pancakes and diner food,I recommend Blueberry Hill on Flamingo.

Apr 09, 2007
ap616 in Southwest

When a restaurant "goes on vacation"

I've seen it in St. Martin, during the low season. We were there in September, and all the guide books said St. Martin was the culinary capital of the Caribbean, but all the recommended restaurants were closed for the month, so we were disappointed. I guess when things are slow, the whole staff uses the time to go on vacation, or work on restaurant renovations.

Apr 02, 2007
ap616 in Not About Food

Cabo San Lucas

For high-priced, I really recommend Pitahayas, which is actually just outside of Los Cabos. It's a gorgeous restaurant just steps away from the beach, and the food is wonderful. One guide told me that it's Los Cabos' only five-star restaurant.

Apr 02, 2007
ap616 in Mexico

Noodle Shops and Omakase in Vegas

Try Togoshi Ramen on Twain and Paradise, I think.

Mar 11, 2007
ap616 in Southwest

Canmore, Alberta

If you're willing to go to Banff, I'd recommend the Grizzly Bear restaurant. It's fondue and hot rocks, and it has different kinds of meats like snake and ostrich.

Mar 10, 2007
ap616 in Western Canada Archives

Ideas for a day in the North End?

If you want a great pizza, go to Pizzerie Regina.

Mar 10, 2007
ap616 in Greater Boston Area

Las Vegas Seafood

If you have a car, try Makino at Flamingo and Decatur (just down the street from the Rio). They also have a new location on Charleston and Rampart.

Mar 09, 2007
ap616 in Southwest