Category Archives: Eclectic

Casa de la Vieja Escuela Mariscos (Somewhat Closed)

Casa de la Vieja Escuela Mariscos Mostly closed after a meteoric rise. Call for an appointment. Sigh. Sic transit gloria mundi. We will open for special occasions. Email me through this blog. 1,528tth visit: November 15, 2015 First visit: July 3, 2008 Maryland-Style Crabcakes … Continue reading

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Delish

A Model for Mom-and-Pop Restaurants Fourteenth visit: June 9, 2016   First visit: October 30, 2014  Delish and The Sassy Apron (which shares the space) are the creations  of Rachel and Ian Broglie. Sassy Apron is now solely a catering operation. But Delish is … Continue reading

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Indigo Crow Cafe

The Indigo Crow: Unquestionably the Finest Dining in Corrales — and consistently among the finest in the Duke City area.  Latest visit: June 14, 2013   First visit: September 3, 2008  Corrales, the charming village on the west bank of … Continue reading

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El Rancho Hotel (Gallup, NM)

Ghosts of Movie Stars Walk These Halls…. … and they are as delighted with this place  as I am. Latest visit: August 23, 2012  First visit: September 20, 2010  When we travel, we often luck into charming, historic places for … Continue reading

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Golden Goose Cafe & Bistro

Among the best that Sedona has to offer    First visit: August 22, 2012 I have been visiting Sedona for about 17 years now, and I can’t believe that I have never been to the Golden Goose. Than oversight  has now been … Continue reading

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Red Dog Saloon (Juneau, AK)

 You must try this place. It’s a hoot.  First visit: June 7, 2012 Originating during the heyday of Juneau’s glorious mining era, this world famous saloon has provided hospitality and fellowship to weary travelers and local patrons alike. Early day … Continue reading

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Annapurna’s World Vegetarian Cafe

Great Vegetarian, Organic, and Vegan Indian Food   Latest visit: December 1, 1012  First visit: August 31, 2008   Annapurna’s World Vegetarian Cafe is a world-class Vegan~Vegetarian Restaurant with locations in Albuquerque and Santa Fe. They offer homestyle organic vegan food. There are … Continue reading

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Burnt Toast Cafe

A fun and funky little restaurant…   Latest visit: June 11,   2012 First visit: June  11, 2012 During our two-week tour of Alaska and the Yukon Territory, our bus pulled into Whitehorse  the capital of YT, drove slowly up 2nd (a main … Continue reading

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