Road Trip from Philly to Virginia Come with us on a road trip from Philadelphia to Virginia’s melting pot! The journey from Philadelphia is approximately 170 miles, roughly 2.5 hours away by car. Hop on I-95 southbound pass through Delaware, Maryland, and Washington DC. Chris Coles, a friend of ours, lives in the area of Falls
The lovely people at The Little Lion, a restaurant in Philadelphia’s Olde City neighborhood, invited us to try their debut breakfast menu which officially takes off on April 17, 2017. I got my coffee, after all… If you have ever been to the Little Lion, you know it has the best chicken. The place offers
Today, we are meeting up with Jennifer Wynman from Jenn’s Kitchen for a special lunch meeting at DuBu, an authentic Korean restaurant that specializes in tofu, hence the name Dubu which stands for tofu in Korean. Opened roughly just two years ago in Elkins Park, a mini Korean Township located in Philadelphia also by the
(Updated Philadelphia Restaurant Week on January 31st, 2017) Happy New Year, everyone! January is always my favorite month of the year. It’s a new beginning, and Chinese New Year is also right around the corner. Late January is the best: It is time for two Restaurant Weeks in the Center City District of Philadelphia, not
I always enjoyed my trips down south. There’s nothing like southern hospitality. The staff at the restaurants are usually super friendly and down to earth; and the food seems to be made with nothing but southern love. This was our first trip down to New Orleans (aka NOLA, which stands for New Orleans, Louisiana). Also called ‘The
I love me some noodles, especially spicy ones. I’ve been hearing about DanDan in Rittenhouse, Philadelphia, for sometime now, but I haven’t had the chance to go there until recently, because it’s usually packed during the weekends. Alev and I came here on at Saturday afternoon to have an early lunch/dinner, after exploring the city. The
How about brunch? How about coffee and bagels? We are talking no ordinary bagels here: These gourmet creations are practically oozing with flavor and a second stop in the Diostar Dumplings Boston series. 🙂 They are prepared in a delightful little establishment known as Bagelsaurus. The charming micro-bakery is located right in the middle of
Awake and Ready to Snack Welcome to Beantown! The affectionate moniker for Boston comes courtesy of baked beans, one of its signature dishes. The Diostar Dumplings team is here to whet your appetite for the city’s best food. We are constantly on the prowl for the best dim sum spots, tea shops, and where to
Brunch It Up! Happy 2016! The best way to start the new year right is with a sunny Sunday brunch. It is the perfect just-because occasion to get together and catch up with family and friends. If you have got something to celebrate, the fun really kicks in. Birthday party, graduation party– you name it.
Whether you have a plan on which spots to visit or prefer to go off the beaten track to satisfy a craving for something unique, there is plenty to discover in the DMV (District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia). Virginia boasts an extensive array of restaurants and cafes featuring one-of-a-kind approaches to Southeast Asian cuisine.