Dolce Vita Italian Restaurant and Wine Bar – Fairfax

Mr. Foodie and I are always looking for a great new place to have happy hour in Fairfax. One pub might have great deals, another good food, and another a sunny patio (a major criteria for us since we don’t have a porch, balcony, or yard to speak of), but rarely does one have all…

French Quarter Brasserie in Fairfax: A Review

Mr. Foodie and I have been meaning to review this place ever since we stumbled into it from a street fair following our move from the FL Keys. We were wet from the rain and a jumble of emotions after a hard summer. We were surprised to see a new restaurant in Fairfax town square…

Food Tour of Key West

This Florida Keys Foodie had the BEST time these past few days. Thanks to the planning of two great friends, we made it to the keys for a long October weekend. Even though I’ve lived in the Keys twice and been to visit countless times, I’ve only ever been there once between the months of…

Kickin’ It In Key West

[Warning: this is a long post full of borderline food porn deliciousness. I cannot be held responsible if it inspires you to spend all your money coming  to paradise just so you can stuff your face] I’ve already written about how much I like when the Keys get their moment in the spotlight because I…

History in a Strip Mall – Review of CoCo’s Kitchen

Our nearest full grocery store is a few miles up the road on a different island. If you didn’t know where it was, you would never find it off US-1. Situated between two roads that form a point, a trip to this little shopping center feels more like entering the everglades than locating one of the…