Category Archives: Restaurant Rambles

Masala of India — Seattle, WA

For Valentine’s Day, my valentine took me to my favorite Indian restaurant: Masala of India! They have two locations, but the one behind Northgate Mall is the one closest to us. For those of you who GPS, you can find … Continue reading

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Soprano’s Pizza and Pasta — Seattle, WA

Sunday, we decided to start celebrating our Valentine’s Day early with a movie and then dinner out. After a 3-D showing of The Green Hornet (it was okay. I expected it to be a silly romp filled with kung-fu and … Continue reading

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Beth’s — Seattle, WA

The disclaimer at the bottom of the menu at Beth’s Cafe says it all! Please note that eating any raw and/or undercooked foods, playing in traffic, or running with scissors can make you not feel very good. Part greasy spoon, … Continue reading

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Old Village Korean — Shoreline, WA

We decided recently to re-try some of the restaurants close to us, places we tried and/or simply dismissed when we first moved here nearly eight years ago. As I said in my review of Las Margaritas, sometimes places change over … Continue reading

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Po Dogs — Seattle, WA

We planned a before-the-holidays dinner with a good friend recently … and told him to pick the restaurant! We’ve found over the years we’ve known him that he runs in a totally different culinary circle than we do–often centered in … Continue reading

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Las Margaritas — Seattle, WA

My husband and I are typical restaurant patrons. If a restaurant’s good, we vote with our wallets … and if a restaurant’s bad, we vote with our feet. There are faaaaaaar too many good-to-excellent restaurants close nearby for us to … Continue reading

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Secret Garden Restaurant — Lynnwood, WA

Today–the 11th of December–is our 11th wedding anniversary, so in honor of all that numerology … and, of course, in celebration of one of the most memorable days in our lives … we decided to begin our evening at our … Continue reading

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Hurricane Cafe — Seattle, WA

I recently watched a documentary called “Public Speaking.” In it, author Fran Lebowitz talks about her life, writing, and time in NYC … and one portion of it really resonated with me and made me laugh. They were interviewing her … Continue reading

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Cinebarre — Mountlake Terrace, WA

My cute husband and I enjoy the Harry Potter movies, so–in honor of the release of the next-to-last installment of the series–we decided to combine dinner and a movie last night … all in one location We were big fans … Continue reading

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Celtic Bayou — Lynnwood, WA

We were out doing a little holiday shopping Sunday, and decided to try another of our Restaurant.com gift certificates … this time an interesting-sounding place with a somewhat different mix of cuisines: Celtic Bayou. Their motto is: An Irish Mood … Continue reading

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