Toloache, Upper East Side

Sorry the blog posts have been scarce lately. Matt and I both have been concentrating on saving extra money and being frugal eating at home, which means no nice dinners or gourmet home cooking! I’ve pretty much been sticking to easy home recipes with ingredients that I already have on hand, and most of which…

Hofbräu Bierhaus, Midtown East

I can’t say when I last ate at a German restaurant.  And by German, I mean actually German.  Not a beer garden that serves pretzels (not that there’s anything wrong with that).  If I really had to think back the only thing I can remember is eating at the German Oktoberfest Bierhaus at Busch Gardens…

Fig & Olive, Midtown East

Okay guys, time for my first restaurant review!  And seriously, I didn’t go out tonight with the expectation that I would find something to rave about, BUT I just had a pretty damn good seafood paella….  I decided to grab some dinner after work with my good friend from grad school, and her boss had recommended…