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 …

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A Fine Diamond In The Rough – The Mad Platter in Nashville

Pork Duo

My latest dining experience to review is from a local restaurant called The Mad Platter that was unexpectedly one of my better dining experiences in Nashville to date . In all honesty, I wasn’t expecting much from this restaurant because the last upscale, local restaurant I tried ended up being slightly average. On top of that, when I attempted to make a reservation at The Mad Platter, the person I spoke to was quite …

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Sonny’s Bar-B-Q in Nicholasville Is A Great Place Place To Get Your Bar-B-Q Fix

All U Can Eat Sweet & Smokey Ribs & Sides

As a child, I never got to really appreciate American barbecue due to lack of availability. The biggest locale for barbecue was probably Owensboro, KY but given its distance and being overshadowed by a “cooler” city (Evansville), it was often overlooked. It wasn’t until when I moved to Lexington did I didn’t get to experience barbecue on a more frequent basis.

My first memory is of the Famous Dave’s barbecue chain, which in my opinion …

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The Whole Frozen Yogurt Experience at Menchie’s in Nashville Is Somewhat Lacking

Menchie's

Back when I wrote my review of Martin’s Bar-B-Que in Nolensville, I also visited another restaurant for the first time that evening. Initially, Haley and I only wanted to get some cupcakes at Sparkle Cupcakes. Seeing how Menchie’s is right next door, we decided to give it a try since it’s been in Lenox Village for over a year now.

For those of you that don’t know, Menchie’s is another frozen yogurt franchise chain …

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