Fremont Diner, Sonoma, CA

Fremont Diner, Sonoma, CA

En route from San Francisco to Napa via Golden Gate bridge, we passed this quaint little road-side diner while passing through Sonoma. It had all the trappings of Americana in small town USA. It’s a classic little diner with a classic diner menu. Not exactly your...
Little Hunan, Daly City, CA

Little Hunan, Daly City, CA

As I mentioned in my post about The Chocolate Kiss Café, while I appreciate a fancy restaurant on occasion, I really prefer hole-in-the wall discoveries of gastronomic delight. Where food, flavor, and value take precedence over elegant ambience and a pricey...
The Chocolate Kiss Café, U.P., Quezon City

The Chocolate Kiss Café, U.P., Quezon City

A friend of mine recently asked me if I like going to fancy restaurants like those in Greenbelt or Serendra. I quickly responded. “Not really.” While I may, on occasion feast at one of the new restos in GB5, the visits are few and far between. What my palette...
Kiss The Cook Gourmet, Quezon City

Kiss The Cook Gourmet, Quezon City

I once saw a friend post on Facebook that they were at a restaurant along Maginhawa Street in Quezon City called “Kiss the Cook”.  I had actually seen it while going home one day, so I decided that I should try it out one of these days. A few days before another...
Blue Lagoon, Pagudpud, Ilocos Norte-January 29, 2010

Blue Lagoon, Pagudpud, Ilocos Norte-January 29, 2010

When one visits Pagudpud, one normally goes to Saud, the first row of beaches to the left of the main road just as you enter the town of  Pagudpud. The beaches in Saud are your typical white sand beaches and come to life in the evenings. Hours before, my hosts had...