Restaurant Review: DiCristina’s Italian and Seafood Restaurant–Covington, LA

Our final restaurant review from our most recent trip to Louisiana is for DiCristina’s Italian and Seafood Restaurant in Covington, LA. This nearly-hidden family spot is certainly a gem in Covington’s food scene crown. DiCristina’s combines the old-school Italian cooking that my other half remembers growing up in an East Coast Italian neighborhood with the…

Restaurant Review: Goldberg’s, New Orleans

On our only day in New Orleans last month, we had the opportunity to have breakfast at Goldberg’s Fine Foods in New Orleans. We were on our way to meet up with our party at the beautiful and historic The Roosevelt Hotel in New Orleans, and needed to eat something before the day started. As…

Restaurant Review: The Shack–Covington, LA

During a partial business trip to the New Orleans area a couple weeks ago, we came across some excellent food–again, as always, the New Orleans area does not disappoint foodies! While we did venture into New Orleans for a day, we did not actually spend too much time there. Instead, we spent most of the…

Restaurant Review: The Porthole, Portland, ME

This past week, I had the opportunity to enjoy a wonderful summer evening with a co-worker who was in from out of state and wanted to see Portland.  After walking around the wharfs a bit, we decided to stop in at The Porthole for dinner. I have seen The Porthole in Diners, Drive-ins and Dives…