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Viva flavor! Viva Chicken!

Viva flavor! Viva Chicken!

Thousands of vehicles travel by Toringdon Circle shopping center on Johnston Road in south Charlotte. A few restaurants have come and gone within the circle without success, and it’s clear… Read more »

1,000 degrees– Now that’s hot, Tony Sacco’s!

1,000 degrees– Now that’s hot, Tony Sacco’s!

This pizza joint boasts a coal burning oven, sauce and dough made in house and fresh toppings cut by hand. On the menu, they claim, “NO FREEZERS, FRYERS, GRILLS or… Read more »

La Catrina’s is La Mediocre

La Catrina’s is La Mediocre

The building that was once Michael Arthurs, and before that O’Shea’s Irish Pub, has been culinarily reincarnated again. The place is in a prime location, in the booming growth of… Read more »

Temptress of tacos

Temptress of tacos

TTW is not a texting term. It stands for tacos, tequila and whiskey (and spells Bakersfield). You might wonder why the name, Bakersfield, for the newly-opened temptress of tacos on… Read more »

Authentic taste makes Malaya

Authentic taste makes Malaya

Thousands of people in cars, hungry for cuisine that is appealing and somewhat unique, pass across the front of this eatery every week, and many may not even know it… Read more »

Relish the flavors of Burger 21

Relish the flavors of Burger 21

Only one word can describe our appetite for burgers: insatiable.  We just can’t seem to get enough, and in as many different ways as possible. Here is a yummy case… Read more »

Umai enjoyable, though price is not

Umai enjoyable, though price is not

The Quail Corners shopping center has recently undergone a transition, and you’ll be pleasantly surprised if you haven’t been there in some time. Along with a more aesthetically pleasing design,… Read more »

Elwood’s– the brothers’ food sings

Elwood’s– the brothers’ food sings

Most everyone would agree that if you want a real challenge, especially one that will most likely result in a financial catastrophe, just open a restaurant. If you want to… Read more »

Fahrenheit – HOTTER THAN HOT!

Fahrenheit – HOTTER THAN HOT!

It’s not often I decide to make the trip to Uptown from south Charlotte just to go out for a meal, even though it’s 30 minutes away at most for… Read more »

How sweet it is at Tupelo

How sweet it is at Tupelo

For those of you who have been to Asheville and enjoyed this intimate little café, you’ve most likely stood in the line out the door when they open for breakfast,… Read more »