Category Archives: Coffee

Bardot Brasserie [4,] Las Vegas NV

Tweet Bardot Brasserie Rose Champagne Baguette and Butter Summer Melon – Bayonne Ham, Balsamic Fig Compote, Fromage Blanc Mousse Tuna Nicoise Tartine – Marinated Tuna, Baguette Crostini, Quail Egg, Nicoise Olives, Traditional Garnish Leek, Foie Gras, Pheasant, Sweetbread, Truffle, Chicken … Continue reading

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Rosallie [4,] Las Vegas NV

Tweet Rosallie Le French Café White Chocolate Truffle Latte Peppermint Latte Hazelnut Latte Croque Rosallie – Paris Ham, Sweet Onion Bechamel, Mozzarella Cheese on Croissant Tartiflette Quiche – Bacon, Onions, Potatoes, Tartiflette Cheese Nutella Croissant Summer Berry Tart Black Forest … Continue reading

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The Friendly Toast, Back Bay MA

Tweet The Friendly Toast Coffee Grilled Cornbread, Grilled Blueberry Muffin, Grilled Biscuit Lobster Benedict Coconut Chocolate Chip Pancakes Monte Cristo on Oatmeal French Toast with Strawberry Jalapeno Jam Planning to spend much of the day in Providence, though breakfast plans … Continue reading

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Flour Bakery + Café on Washington St., Boston MA

Tweet Flour Bakery + Café Cold Brew Coffee Kouign Amann Blueberry Muffin Carrot Cake Boston Cream Pie Sticky Bun Bread Pudding Not as wowed as many by Flour Bakery + Café, a 2011 visit showing little more than the Almond … Continue reading

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Hugo’s, Portland ME

Tweet Hugo’s Restaurant Everything Bagel – Salmon Mousse, Onions, Crème Fraiche Garlic Buttermilk Biscuits with Butter Pork Katsu – Buckwheat, Chinese Mustard, Pickled Celtuce Halibut Crudo – Tomatillo, Radish, Yuzu Kosho Charred Broccolini – House Ricotta, Salsa Verde, Spicy Pepitas … Continue reading

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The Holy Donut, Portland ME

Tweet The Holy Donut Bacon Cheese Blueberry Strawberry Lemonade Maple Sweet Potato Ginger Allen’s Coffee Brandy Chocolate Sea Salt Having rounded on a good number of “the best” doughnut shops in America, depending on whose list you trust, a stop … Continue reading

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Tandem Coffee Roasters, Portland ME

Tweet Tandem Coffee Roasters Iced Coffee Loaded Biscuit Blackberry Hazelnut and Rosemary Scone Pistachio Cake Banana Black Sesame Cake Chocolate Chip Sea Salt Cookie Brown Butter, Cinnamon and Orange Sticky Bun Filling a former Gas Station with an in in-house … Continue reading

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Bard Coffee, Portland ME

Tweet Bard Nitro Cold Brew A brief stop for a pick-me-up, baked goods long gone by noon, Bard Coffee has been called Portland’s best place for an afternoon caffeine boost and although several styles including Pour-over, Espresso, Latte and Cappuccino … Continue reading

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Bayside American Cafe, Portland ME

Tweet Bayside American Café Coffee Lobster Benedict Lemon Blueberry French Toast Cinnamon Roll Pancakes Not only surviving, but thriving since rebranding from Bintliff’s, Bayside American Café is one of those “local’s only” places that has slowly gained popularity amongst visitors, … Continue reading

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Congdon’s Doughnuts Family Restaurant & Bakery, Wells ME

Tweet Congdon’s Doughnuts Family Restaurant & Bakery Coffee Grilled Butter Rum Muffin Whoopie Pie Honey Bun French Toast Blueberry Pancakes Lobster Benedict Baker’s Dozen including Honey Dip, Triple Chocolate, Blueberry , Boston Cream, Maple Cream, Apple Fritter, Apple Bacon Fritter, … Continue reading

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Maine Diner, Wells ME

Tweet Maine Diner Coffee Lobster Pie with Potato Salad and Roasted Squash Cod Cake with Tartar Sauce Corn Muffin She Crab Soup Jumbo Buttermilk Biscuit Seafood Chowder Hot Buttered Lobster Roll with Cottage Cheese Blueberry Pie Grapenut Pudding Indian Pudding … Continue reading

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Mike’s City Diner, Boston MA

Tweet Mike’s City Diner Coffee Grilled Blueberry Muffin Grilled Corn Muffin Turkey Hash Apple Walnut Pancakes French Toast A favorite of South Boston with “Huge Portions, Great Food,” Mike’s Diner has been pleasing the local populace for years with diner-style … Continue reading

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Le Cirque [9,] Las Vegas NV

Tweet Le Cirque Hemingway – Bacardi Rum, Luxardo Maraschino Liqueur, Grapefruit Juice, Fresh Lime, Brandied Cherry Bread and Butter – White Chocolate Coffee, Rosemary. Bacon Cheese, Baguette, Pretzel Amuse – Hamachi, Thai Basil, Crispy Tapioca. Tangerine, Avocado Mousse, Hearts of … Continue reading

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Rosallie [3,] Las Vegas NV

Tweet Rosallie Crème Brulee Latte Sourdough Quiche Lorraine, Quiche Chevre Pain au Chocolat Pain au Raisin Butter Croissant Almond Croissant Madeline Palmier Walnut Pie Paris Brest Profiteroles Raspberry Frangipane Tart Recently returning from Belgium, several incredible patisseries and boulangeries experienced … Continue reading

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Carmine’s, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Carmine’s Bread Basket – Focaccia, Rye, Tomato and Herb, Rustic Italian Cold Antipasto Platter – Mortadella, Prosciutto, Eggplant Caponata, Salmon Crostini, Seafood Salad, Mixed Olives, Panini and More Spicy Scarpariello Wings Eggplant Parmigiana Lasagna Double Espresso on Ice Bread … Continue reading

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De Jonkman, Bruges BE

Tweet De Jonkman Crisp Cannelloni with Carrots and 5-Spice, Beet Root with Tzatziki and Cucumber, Eel with Sour Cream and Peas Chicken Stew in Aspic on Toast with Fennel, Goose Liver Mousse with Cumin, Mushroom and Quail Egg Croquette Whole … Continue reading

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Patisserie Academie, Bruges BE

Tweet Patisserie Academie Coffee Almond Croissant and Bread Pudding Chocolate Wrapped Éclair Mille Feuille Chocolate Apricot Tart Cherry Pastry Getting away from the tighter medieval part of Bruges, streets opening up and more populated by locals than travelers, Patisserie Academie … Continue reading

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Aux Merveilleux de Fred, Brussels BE

Tweet Aux Merveilleux de Fred The Incroyable – Meringue, speculoos biscuit, whipped cream coated with shaved white chocolate The Impensable – Meringue, coffee whipped cream coated with crystallized coffee meringue The Merveilleux – Meringue, chocolate whipped cream coated with shavings … Continue reading

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Jean-Philippe Darcis, Brussels BE

Tweet Jean-Philippe Darcis Assorted Chocolates, Marzipan, Caramels Macarons – Speculoos, Almond Milk, Pistachio, Cassis Oddly labeled as BS40, the shop at Rue Au Beurre 40 apparently now selling more than just Chocolates from Darci’s, it was after a touristy walk … Continue reading

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Patisserie de Baere, Woluwe-St-Lambert BE

Tweet Patisserie de Baere Almond Croissant Sfogliatelle Caramelized Raisin Pastry Raspbery Hazelnut Tart Coffee Éclair Cherry Financier Cassis Financier Bostock Told by some that Patisserie de Baere was “worth the traffic,” an early morning drive from the hotel moving at … Continue reading

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