BBQ Beef Brisket Sandwich @ US Costco

A few months ago, I was over the border down South doing some shopping. I usually make a stop at Costco for gas and sometimes food. Well, this time I’ve found a new menu item in the Costco food court! Well this was new! So I had to try it out, even though it wasn’t […]

An Hour Wait at The Cheesecake Factory in Portland

Location: 9309 SW Washington Sq Rd, Portland, OR 97223 (inside Washington Square Mall – next to Sephora) Phone: 503-620-1100 (no reservations on the weekend) Hours:  Monday – Friday 11:00 am – 11:00 pm Saturday – 11:00 am – 12:00 am Sunday – 10:00 am – 10:00 pm Website: http://www.thecheesecakefactory.com/ Hints: Prepare to wait for a long time on weekends Arrive early Take […]

Voodoo Doughnut

Location: 22 SW 3rd Avenue, Portland, OR 97204 (Chinatown area) Phone: (503) 241-4704 Hours: 24/7 except holidays Hints:  Cash only at all locations $0.95 and up No shipping Must eat within 6-12 hours of buying Bacon Maple Donut!!!! Lineups!!! Hard to find parking/street parking Web: http://voodoodoughnut.com/   Voodoo Doughnut is pretty much a must visit for the first timers in Portland. It’s […]

It’s not Portland if there’s no food carts

As most of you know from previous posts, I’ve been in Portland for the holidays. One of the attractions in downtown Portland are its food carts (even in the winter)! There are more than 475 food carts in Portland at any given time and they are grouped together in pods. The biggest locations being at […]

Portland Seafood Company

Location: 9699 SW Washington Square Rd, Tigard, OR 97223 (Washington Square Mall) Phone: (503) 620-3474 Hours:  Mon-Sun: 11am-3pm Mon-Sat: 3pm-9pm Sun: 3pm-7pm Happy Hour Mon-Sat: 3-6pm & 8pm-close Sundays 3pm-Close Hints:  Takeout available Happy Hour Web: http://www.portlandseafoodcompany.com   We stumbled upon this restaurant as we entered the mall, and decided to dine here for dinner tonight after some tax-free shopping, of […]

What The Pho (Tacoma Mall)

Location: 4504 S Steele St  Tacoma, WA 98409 (Tacoma Mall) Phone: (206) 575-6628 Hours: N/A Hints:  Get the beef special if you want a bit of everything Create your own combo They sell clothing ware here This “What The Pho” is a new addition to the Tacoma Mall in Tacoma (just South of downtown Seattle). The four of us […]

Eagles Buffet

Location: 10200 Quil Ceda Blvd , Tulalip, WA 98271 Phone: (360) 716-1462 Hours: http://www.tulalipcasino.com/dining/eagles-buffet/ Hints: Inside Casino Lineups are random Variety of food Seafood Tuesdays My girlfriend and I were down in the States on a shopping spree at the outlets a couple weekends ago. We were celebrating our two and a half years anniversary. So, we decided to come back […]

Lobster rolls in Boston’s Quincy Market

So earlier this month I had the opportunity to some of US major cities like NYC, DC, and BOSTON! Now everyone knows Boston’s most famous seafood is lobster. This is probably because they are right by the waters. And I guess lobsters like it over there in the Atlantic. Now just a little history about […]

Straits @ San Francisco

Location: 845 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94103 (Inside Westfield Shopping Centre) Phone: (415) 668-1783 Hours: BRUNCH Sat-Sun: 11am – 3pm LUNCH Mon-Fri: 11am – 3pm DINNER Sun-Thurs: 11am – 9pm Fri-Sat: 11am – 10pm HAPPY HOUR Sunday – Friday 4pm to 7pm Wednesday 4pm- Close Website | Facebook | Twitter  Hints: Cheaper dining area in the shopping district Chain restaurant Make […]

What The Pho

Location: 10680 NE 8th St, Bellevue, WA 98004 Phone: (425) 462-5600 Hours: N/A Hints: Inside a small strip mall Cheap dinner Comfort food My girlfriend and I were in Bellevue a month back and I totally forgot about this place that we’ve visited. Just by its name, I’m sure you can guess by now that this is a Vietnamese restaurant. […]