Soho — Winner, winner, chicken dinner

You can tell Soho Chicken + Whiskey knows it has a winner in its fried chicken. When the restaurant first opened in Ohio City (1889 W. 25th St. to be exact) it had like three fried chicken dishes on its menu to go with some other amazing Southern dishes. And as the years have gone on, more fried chicken options have been added, heck, it … Continue reading Soho — Winner, winner, chicken dinner

Lola’s proves Iron Chef still tops in Cleveland

There are so many restaurants that you go to and think, “Wow, this is one of the best in Cleveland, it might even be as good as Michael Symon’s.” But then you go to Lola Bistro (2058 E. 4th St. in Cleveland) and realize, no, he’s still the Iron Chef. We had our yearly reminder of that on a recent Saturday night when we went … Continue reading Lola’s proves Iron Chef still tops in Cleveland

Pupuseria Katarina for your Salvadoran fix

Ever get in the mood for some Salvadoran food? Yeah, you know what I’m talking about. What? You don’t? Well, to be fair, it’s not as common as Mexican or Chinese cuisine but there are a couple of options in Northeast Ohio and those include Pupuseria Katarina at 1409 Brookpark Road on the Cleveland/Parma border. Now, to put it in Northeast Ohio-speak, pupusas are corn … Continue reading Pupuseria Katarina for your Salvadoran fix

Turning to Merchant Street in Tremont

Jeannene and I are always looking for a good restaurant that’s open on Sundays in the never-ending quest to fend off the Sunday blahs. For all you retirees out there, that’s the feeling you get when you realize the weekend is over and you start thinking about all the problems at work you pushed off until Monday. And we think we found such a restaurant … Continue reading Turning to Merchant Street in Tremont