Finally… Nashville Has A Churrascaria – Bombasha Brazilian Steakhouse

Picanha

Over the past decade, I’ve experienced the joy of dining at churrascarias (Brazilian steakhouses) on multiple occasions across the United States. They are, in my opinion, one of the best places to eat if you have any love for fire-roasted meats. The churrascaria that I’ve experienced the most and am most familiar to people is the well-known chain Fogo de Chão.

It’s been almost five years since Nashville had a churrascaria to grace …

Read More… »

TwitterPinterestRedditLinkedInWordPressShare

Las Paletas Gourmet Popsicles… Muy Delicioso!

Strawberry & Avocado Paletas

I’m not going to lie. I knew about Las Paletas for a while now, even before I was a Tennessee resident almost two years ago. I distinctly remember when I first read about it on the Internet (Trip Advisor to be exact). I accompanied Haley for a trip to Nashville for a job interview and while interviewing, I tried my hardest to find Las Paletas (which at the time didn’t have a store sign) …

Read More… »

TwitterPinterestRedditLinkedInWordPressShare

Nashville’s Burger Up In Some Aspects, Burger Down In Others

Black & Blue Burger w/ Benton's Bacon

In the recent weeks, I’ve started hearing a lot about a hamburger restaurant called Burger Up located in 12th Avenue South area of Nashville. Words like “upscale” and “fancy” usually accompanied the description I heard from others. To most, that phrase might seem strange when describing a hamburger restaurant but not to me… late last fall I got the opportunity to dine at one of the true gourmet burger joints called Flip Burger Boutique. …

Read More… »

TwitterPinterestRedditLinkedInWordPressShare

Good Food, Good Friends, & Good Times at Mangia Nashville

Eggplant Rollatini

Back in March, I read an article about a new restaurant called Mangia Nashville in The Nashville Scene. The article was quite lengthy, but went into extreme detail about the history of the venture as well as in-depth reviews of the meal that evening. Being the avid food lover that I am, I called the number that was supplied only to find that reservations be done via e-mail. Expecting to hear back with good …

Read More… »

TwitterPinterestRedditLinkedInWordPressShare