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Yonaka Modern Japanese, Las Vegas NV

Yonaka Modern Japanese Cucumber Basil Martini – Sake, Basil, Cucumber, Lemon Compressed Cucumber, Tomato, Salmon Eggs, Micro-basil Crispy Brussel Sprouts – Lemon, Chili, Mint, Puffed Rice Beet Fries – Rosemary, Sea Salt, Housemade Kewpie-style mayo Karaage – Fried Chicken, Jalapeno, … Continue reading

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District One Kitchen & Bar, Las Vegas NV

District One Kitchen & Bar Tamarind Chicken Wings Green Papaya Salad – Shrimp, Pork, Mint, Crushed Roasted Peanut   Fish Tacos – Yellowtail, Avocado, Cilantro, Cherry Tomato Oxtail Pho The Big Bone Soup – Bone and Marrow Soup Slow Braised … Continue reading

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Wake Up Coffee Cafe, Las Vegas NV

Wake Up Coffee Café Fig Strudel Bird’s Nest Pastry Chocolate Chip Blondie Walnut Roll Cannoli Baklava Phyllo Napoleon Honeymoon Cake Baba Rum Having driven past the small Charleston storefront daily for nearly five months it was finally this Saturday that … Continue reading

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Roxy’s Diner, Las Vegas NV

Roxy’s Diner Coffee Cinnamon Roll French Toast French Toast Breakfast Sandwich – Scrambled Eggs, Bacon, Cheddar, Biscuit, Maple Syrup, Jelly, Honey Butter Pecan Bread Pudding Carrot Cake Located in the lobby of The Stratosphere and operating 24/7 since its inception … Continue reading

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Yusho, Las Vegas NV

Yusho Last Word – London Dry Gin, Green Chartreuse, Maraschino, Lime, Egg White Rapid Descent – Genever, Orange Curacao, Lemon, Eau De Vie (not photographed) Shigoku Oysters 2xFried Chicken – Kanzuri, Green Tea Lime Octopus – Haricot Vert, Egg Yolk, … Continue reading

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Carlo’s Bakery, Las Vegas NV

Carlo’s Bakery Chocolate Cannoli and Cannoli Chocolate dipped Pecan Wedge Butter Crumb Danish Red Velvet Cupcake Carrot Cake Cupcake Napoleon Chocolate Meringue 7-Layer Cookie Admittedly surprised by the passionate service of red sauce classics at Buddy V’s and Chef Valastro’s … Continue reading

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Cathay House Restaurant, Las Vegas NV

Cathay House Restaurant XLB Shu Mai Steamed BBQ Pork Buns Lobster Special with Ginger Noodles Egg Custard Tarts   Baked Egg Yolk Buns Baked BBQ Pork Buns Crispy Garlic Smelt Baked Coconut Buns Crispy Duck Sticky Pork Ribs Shrimp and … Continue reading

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Terrace Point Cafe and Drugstore Cafe, Las Vegas NV

Drugstore Café and Terrace Point Café Magic Cookie Bar – Coconut, Caramel, Shortbread, Chocolate, Pretzels   Almond Croissant Frosted Cinnamon Roll Maine Lobster Benedict – Poached Eggs, Lobster, Roasted Corn, Asparagus, Bacon Waffles, Béarnaise, Skillet Red Potatoes Chicken and Waffles … Continue reading

Posted in Breakfast, Croissant, Dessert, Drugstore Cafe, Food, French Toast, Las Vegas, Lobster, Nevada, Pancakes, Pork, Terrace Point Cafe, Waffles

Rollin’ Smoke Barbeque, Las Vegas NV

Rollin Smoke Barbeque   AYCE Plate 1 – Brisket, Pulled Pork, Spare Ribs, Corn Nuggets, Hush Puppies Banana Pudding Corn Bread AYCE Plate 2 – Beef Rib, Smoked Chicken, Smoked Meatloaf, Loaded Mashed Potato, Fried Onion Strings Peach Cobbler with … Continue reading

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Sprinkles, Las Vegas NV

Sprinkles Red Velvet – Cream Cheese Frosting Cuban Coffee – Light Chocolate Cake, Coffee Frosting, Cinnamon, Cocoa Triple Cinnamon – Buttermilk Cake, Cinnamon Cream Cheese Frosting, Cinnamon Sugar Chocolate Chip Cookie Peanut Butter Pretzel Chip Cookie Salted Oatmeal Cornflake Cookie … Continue reading

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Flour & Barley, Las Vegas NV

Flour & Barley Sesame Bread Sticks Meatballs – Beef, Veal, Pork with Tomato Sauce, Parmesan, Salsa Verde Mozzarella en Carozza – Italian Bread, Mozzarella, Prosciutto, Basil, Tomato Sauce Eggplant Parmesan Sandwich – Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella, Arugula on Ciabatini   Margherita … Continue reading

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Bonjour Bakery, Las Vegas NV

Bonjour Bakery Brioche French Toast with fresh whipped cream, ice cream, raspberry sauce Almond Croissant Chocolate Brioche Baba au Rhum Pear Star     Consistently on a mission to find quality French pastry regardless of locale I was admittedly a bit … Continue reading

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Brooklyn Bowl, Las Vegas NV

Brooklyn Bowl The Classic – Tomato, Fresh Mozzarella, Basil The Theresa – Butternut Squash, Mushrooms, Roasted Garlic Basket of Smoked BBQ Wings Fried Chicken Platter – 8 Mixed Mac & Cheese – Baked with Bread Crumbs Veggie Buster – Roasted … Continue reading

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Gordon Ramsay Pub & Grill, Las Vegas NV

Gordon Ramsay Warm Salty Pretzels with Cheese Sauce – Bacon and Parmesan, Green Garlic, and Plain Yorkshire Ale Batter Fish & Chips – Cod with Tartar and Lemon (not photographed) Red Wine Braised Short Rib – Horseradish Mashed Potatoes with … Continue reading

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Max Brenner, Las Vegas NV

Max Brenner White Corn Croquettes – Paprika dusted white corn and manchego cheese in panko Cinnamon Apple and White Chocolate French Toast – Brown Sugar Spiced Pecans, Warm Toffee Sauce Crispy Bacon Salted Caramel Milkshake – Vanilla Ice Cream, Chocolate … Continue reading

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Stewart + Ogden, Las Vegas NV

Stewart + Ogden Country Biscuits & Gravy – two country style biscuits with house made sausage gravy “The Best” Carrot Cake with Sugared Cream Cheese Icing Carrot Cake Pancakes – Country Style Carrot Cake Recipe, Cream Cheese Frosting Red Velvet … Continue reading

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Black’s Barbecue, Lockhart TX

Black’s Barbecue Jumbo Beef Rib, Pork Ribs Brisket, Mac n’ Cheese, Sweet Potato Casserole Jalapeno Cornbread, Pecan Cobbler, Banana Pudding Located in Lockhart, just under an hour outside of Austin, lies Black’s – the “oldest (and best) major barbecue restaurant … Continue reading

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Torchy’s Tacos, Austin TX

Torchy’s Tacos Chorizo, Egg, Cheese on Flour Tortilla Fried Avocado, Refried Beans, Pico, Lettuce, Cheese, Poblano Sauce on Corn Tortilla Crisp Waffle, Fried Egg, Fried Chicken, Bacon on Flour Tortilla with Maple Syrup Lil’ Nookies – Deep Fried Chocolate Chip … Continue reading

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Angel Donuts & Treats, Austin TX

Angel Donuts & Treats Salted Caramel Old Fashioned Apple Fritter Blueberry Cake Cream Cheese Frosted Red Velvet Cake Red Velvet Cake Ball Carrot Cake Ball Waking early on Friday with plans to be at Lockhart’s fabled Black’s Barbeque by opening … Continue reading

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Qui, Austin TX

Qui Chips with Cheese Foam Ode to Michel Bras Axis Tartare – Broken Arrow Ranch Venison, Egg Yolk, Sansho Peppercorn, Coffee, Phytoplankton Tempura Dinuguan – Pork, Blood, Gnocchi, Chickweed Cheddar Cheese Ice Cream – Cookies, Goat Milk Cajeta, Peanut Praline, … Continue reading

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