Restaurants

Check out some of the great places we have eaten!

  • Photo of The Baked Bear Nashville

    The Baked Bear Nashville

    We recently went on a 19-day road trip throughout the Southeastern United States, starting in Chicago.  Our first stop?  Nashville Tennessee.  Neither Luis nor myself have ever been there and we thought it would be a great place to go for just a couple of days.  While in Nashville, we…

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  • Photo of Spiaggia

    Spiaggia

    Just a couple of months ago, we dined at Cafe Spiaggia in Chicago but the experience was not up to par.  Through communication with restaurant management, we were extended the opportunity to return for dinner so that we could see the full potential of this iconic restaurant. This time she…

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  • Photo of Mamita’s Beach Club

    Mamita’s Beach Club

    5th Avenue Curiosity got the best of the Tasty Travelers while staying at the Ocean Riviera Paradise in Playa Del Carmen Mexico.  One day we decided to venture off the all inclusive resort to see what the city had to offer.  The hotel staff and taxi drivers all recommended that…

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  • Photo of Smith and Wollensky – Chicago

    Smith and Wollensky – Chicago

    When visiting downtown Chicago there are some landmarks that always stick out and grab your attention.  One of those for me has always been the Smith and Wollensky restaurant.  It sits above one of the many Chicago marinas and in the summertime is appears to be a great place to…

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  • Photo of Cafe Spiaggia

    Cafe Spiaggia

    Cafe Spiaggia- Chicago It is not very often that Lauren and I get out and about in downtown Chicago.  Chicago Restaurant week is a great time to try something new, something fancy, something delicious and it can be accomplished frugally!  A lot of restaurants participate downtown and I thought this…

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  • Photo of Happy Hour At Morton’s The SteakHouse

    Happy Hour At Morton’s The SteakHouse

    We don’t get the chance to get out on a week night often, but when we do our favorite place to go for a couple of drinks and happy hour snacks is Morton’s The Steakhouse! They have the best drink ever…The Palm Beacher, which is made from pineapple infused vodka. My…

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  • Photo of Granite City

    Granite City

    How cool is this growler? Granite City is selling these Chicago Bears growlers! The best part is that when you purchase it, you can also pay in advance for the fill up for only $5! We will be gifting the growler with the fill up. An extra bonus….it came with…

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