Street food review: Seattle Street Food Fest

For Food-Day Trip to Seattle, we decided to check out the Street Food Festival, consisting of some 40+ food trucks, and another 25+ tents lined up along Ninth Avenue near Denny Park. I spotted Delfino’s Chicago Pizza truck.  I’ve not sampled a “real” deep dish pizza.  I vaguely recall going to a greek restaurant in Vancouver during…

Restaurant review: Palamino

For a day-trip to Seattle to catch a matinee at the Fifth Avenue Theatre, we stopped for a quick lunch at Palamino. This is a chain of contemporary european bistro with locations in Chicago, Seattle, Bellevue, Cincinnati, Dallas, Indianapolis and Los Angeles. The restaurant is located on the upper floor of a small shopping center. We were…

Restaurant review: Ivar’s Seafood Bar

I had a difficult time deciding whether or not to write this review. I have some unwritten rules that I blog by. One of them is “no fast food chains”. Really, who’s going to want to read the review of McDonald’s or KFC? Well this falls into a grey area.  Ivar’s is an established chain…