Category Archives: Cocktails

Eleven Madison Park | New York, NY

My brother has been a chef at Eleven Madison Park for about a year now. When my family realized he had to work on Thanksgiving we decided it was finally time to pay him a visit. We waited until he … Continue reading

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Boozy Brunches at Beehive

Given the fact that it’s ridiculously difficult to get a table anywhere in the South End on a Saturday or Sunday morning, you’d think I would have the foresight to make brunch reservations. Nope. Never going to happen. And that’s why I … Continue reading

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Sam’s At Louis | Fan Pier

A recent visit to Sam’s at Louis Boston made me feel like I was on vacation in my own city. It’s hidden away from the crowds and hour long waits of Liberty Wharf but it’s still right on the water and has amazing, … Continue reading

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Local 188 | Portland Restaurant Week | Part 1

Portland Restaurant Week is upon us. Well, sort of. Let me explain. There is no actual “Portland Restauarant Week” taking place in Portland, at least right now, but here on Just Add Cheese, we’ll be highlighting some of the best places to … Continue reading

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West Bridge | Kendall Square

My roommate left for a family gathering in Paris last week, so seeing him off on Wednesday provided the perfect excuse for a “good-bye / how will I live without you for ten days” dinner at the newly opened West Bridge in Kendall. … Continue reading

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Frontera Grill | Chicago, Il

Along with the obligatory deep dish, we also hit up another Chicago classic on our road trip, Frontera Grill. This place (or any other Rick Bayless spot for that matter) is an absolute must on any trip to Chi-town. For … Continue reading

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Post 390 | Bomb Food in the Back Bay? We Haz Found It!

Even though the Back Bay is the center of this city, it can be a very scary place at times. Whenever I find myself in that part of town, famished, looking for a place to eat I honestly cringe a bit. Don’t get … Continue reading

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Stay Classy Boston

Boston is a casual city. Jeans are always acceptable attire and it’s rare that restaurants actually require men to wear jackets. Most nice restaurants won’t even notice if you’re wearing leggings and an over sized t-shirt! Trust me I’ve done it. This system is usually perfect … Continue reading

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Fishtail by David Burke | NYC

It’s going to be tough for me to do this restaurant justice in a blog post, but here goes. Fishtail was extraordinary. I’m smiling just thinking about it. It was one of those experiences, that after each bite of food … Continue reading

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Food Porn Friday | Breakfast of Champions | Agave in NYC

Breakfast burritos and bottomless cocktails is the name of the game at Agave in New York’s West Village, which is where my friends and I found ourselves nursing our hangovers a couple Saturdays ago. You don’t actually have to order … Continue reading

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