Tag: seafood

Gumbo YaYa’s

Gumbo YaYa’s

If I haven’t mentioned it before, I was born and reared (“Chickens are raised, children are reared!” -HS English teacher) in Louisiana (I have definitely …

 

Nipper’s Beach Grille

Nipper’s Beach Grille

I’m always surprised at the lack of waterfront dining in Jacksonville. After a day at the beach, your options are mainly limited to mediocre bar …

 

A La Carte

A La Carte

What a slacker I’ve been! The only excuse I can offer is that I’ve been doing little eating out or even creative cooking in …

 

Salt Life Food Shack

Salt Life Food Shack

Driving around Jacksonville, you are bound to notice one ubiquitous identifier of locals: Salt Life car decals. It might be an exaggeration to say …

 

Cabo Fish Taco

Cabo Fish Taco

Every time Mario and I visit Charlotte’s NoDa neighborhood (kind of a littler Little 5 Points, Atlantans), Cabo Fish Taco has a crowd milling outside …

 

Bocado

Bocado

I’ve actually eaten at one of the newer restaurants on the Westside, Bocado, many times, but have never written a blog post on it. …

 

Serpas True Food

Serpas True Food

I had almost forgotten about writing this post until I clicked through some photo albums on my computer and saw the pictures from the meal. …

 

Crawfish Shack

Crawfish Shack

A few weeks ago I went out to lunch with my favorite former boss. We were both looking forward to this trip and had …

 

Homemade – Pastry Wrapped Tilapia

Homemade – Pastry Wrapped Tilapia

I had a few leftover tilapia filets in my freezer and was looking for a way to use them in a non-boring way (as I …

 

Homemade – Shrimp Tacos with Mango Slaw

Homemade – Shrimp Tacos with Mango Slaw

Lately, I’ve been trying to act like the grad student that I am and respect the fact that I should be living and eating on …