Morimoto Asia, Disney Springs

Thursday, February 16th, 2017 10:10 am by .

Disney Springs is quite the place these days. The former Downtown Disney has been renovated and repackaged into a wining, dining, entertainment Orlando hot spot on an impressive scale.

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Capa Spanish Steakhouse

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017 12:59 pm by .

Up on the 17th floor rooftop of the Four Seasons Resort Orlando, Kevin is quick to point out some of the stand out items on the Capa Spanish Steakhouse menu as he seats me close to all the open plan kitchen action.

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Garces Trading Company

Thursday, November 3rd, 2016 6:11 pm by .

Any restaurant which has a whole help yourself section dedicated to home made olive oils and balsamic vinegars is fully approved as far as I am concerned. Fortunately, the food and wine at Garces Trading Company is equally impressive, so I’m approving on both counts.

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Fork Restaurant

Tuesday, November 1st, 2016 10:12 am by .

I’m sitting across from owner Ellen Yin in Fork Restaurant and she’s telling me about her journey from being a healthcare professional to serious restaurateur. It is a story no different perhaps than those from other successful entrepreneurs; drive, ambition and a passion to achieve personal success. It is, you could say the embodiment of the American Dream. But with Ellen, I still feel despite her growing portfolio including High Street on Market, a.Kitchen& Bar on Rittenhouse Square  and High Street on Hudson in New York, that Fork, some twenty years old and counting, will always be her favourite.

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Distilled at Gratz Park. Lexington

Thursday, November 5th, 2015 5:53 pm by .

The first I knew about Distilled at Gratz Park was when I stumbled into the Gratz Park Inn, a charming boutique hotel  tucked away in a quiet square in downtown Lexington Kentucky. It had been a long flight and an even longer drive and I just had barely enough energy left to speak as I checked in.

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Bouquet Restaurant. Covington

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015 12:26 pm by .

It is raining buckets in MainStrasse Village, a throwback to its Germanic roots perhaps, but this doesn’t deter the Covington Kentucky faithful,  who seem hell bent on having a great Saturday night out at the Bouquet Restaurant whatever the weather.

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