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Showing posts from November, 2012

The Foodie Tales heads to South Beach!

The Famished Foodie is taking the Foodie Tales down south. That's right, I'm heading down to Miami beach/South beach for a few weeks and while I'm there I will be discovering all the tasty treats Miami has to offer. I already have a pretty extensive list of places I will be visiting, but I'm still open to suggestions. If you have any recommendations for me, the Famished Foodie, tweet me @afamishedfoodie or leave me a comment! I will be sure to check out as many places as possible.

My current list of places to visit:
Big Pink's - ok it's one of my favorite stops!
Joe's Stone Crab - another favorite!
Pubbelly - never been but heard great things! Can't wait!
Yarbird - southern cooking to the extreme
Moshi Moshi - Thai food with a twist
Sum Yum Gai - Best Miami Chinese food!
Michael Genuine - looks fabulous!
11th Street Diner - a triple D's spot
Sushi Samba - yummmy!
Il Mulino - supposed to be good Italian
Prime one twelve - steak!
Prime Italian -…

Wings N Things: my new obsession

A couple months back I heard a crazy little rumor that a favorite old school wings place from ages ago would be re-opening just around the corner from me. Naturally I had to investigate this amazing rumor and guess what, it was true!! Wings N Things officially opened their doors on Royalmount and I for one couldn't have been happier.

One Saturday afternoon I convinced my parents to accompany me on a walk around my neighborhood with the intention of stopping by Wings N Things for a little lunch. We happened to walk in at an odd hour and had the place all to ourselves. We were greeted by the owner who kindly suggested which wings to try; general tao, medium hot and sweet heat. He was extra nice and even made us 5 wings of each sauce instead of the standard 10 minimum, thanks again for that! We decided since there was no one else around that we would eat in instead of taking out. We waited a few short minutes for our wings, fries and traditional coleslaw.
We decided to orde…