In order to fully appreciate what we are making, and know if we are heading in the right direction, we venture out to different restaurants.

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Ono Hawaiian BBQ

Ono Hawaiian BBQ in Menifee, California Ono Hawaiian BBQ is a fusion restaurant specializing in a combination of Hawaiian, Japanese, Korean, and American cuisine. They are located throughout California and in around the Phoenix, Arizona area. We've had a store near us for a maybe two years? It could be…


Siam Thai Food Takeout

S!!! Thai, Where This All Began Three and a half years ago when we decided to try out this whole "blog thing", we decided that Thai food would be our first adventure. To start that off, we chose Siam Thai in Temecula, California; or as we call it - S!!!…


Bronx Sandwich Company

Bronx Sandwich Company: Anaheim, California Earlier today we made a trip to Anaheim for a beer pickup we needed to make at Bottle Logic Brewing. Rather than hit up the usual drive through on the way for the convenience factor, we decided to find somewhere new. I was super hungry…


Melting Pot: DInner For Two under $100

Melting Pot: Dinner for Two Under $100 Yes, you read that right. Dinner for two people (a four course meal and a bottle of wine) under $100! Yesterday was our fifth wedding anniversary. For our first, we decided on dinner at Melting Pot, with this anniversary being on a weekend…


Pie Face – Sydney, NSW, Australia

In our search for Australian cuisine, we quickly realized a few things.  First, we noticed that there isn't anything (other than kangaroo) that one would really consider truly Australian.  At least not that we could find, anyway.  The second thing we noticed was that a lot of foods we would…


Vanilla Slice!

On our last full day in Australia, we decided to wander around Sydney and try smaller bites of pretty much any food we could find that we had either never had before or was definitely or possibly somewhat Australian.  I'll break these down into their own individual posts, but for…

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Vapiano – Sydney, NSW, Australia

Yes, I know our food adventure for the month of April is Australian food.  It makes perfect sense, given the fact that we had a week-long adventure down under planned for the beginning of the month.  However, when Lora and I had dinner at Vapiano just a few days into…


Bushfire Flame Grill

Bushire Flame Grill - Cairns, QLD, Australia Bushfire Flame Grill markets themselves as a "Brazilian Inspired Australian Style BBQ Experience."  This was an easy call for dinner on our second night in Cairns. April is Australian month, and I love Brazilian BBQ.  The location inside our hotel helped make it…


Los Amigos: Lake Elsinore, CA

Lunch at Los Amigos for Matt's Birthday! We recently discovered a Mexican restaurant in town, Los Amigos. Not new, but new to us. I'm so glad a neighbor convinced us to check it out one day. They are a family owned business with two locations in Southern California: Lake Elsinore and…


Pieology: Menifee, CA

Happy PI Day! Pieology Lunch To celebrate this Mathematical Holiday, pizza restaurant Pieology offers an amazing deal of $3.14 for a custom pizza. This company is a concept similar to Subway, but for Pizza. It's obvious that they are math fans, but they are also celebrating their founding day. The…