Comfort Foods

Patrick’s Family Restaurant

   January 8, 2013 11:12 am    2

If you haven’t yet, be sure to “like” Chew On It: Beard vs. Food on Facebook and follow me on Twitter! The term “comfort food” can mean something different depending on who you are talking to. Smells and flavors of food can transport you to another place, time, or state of mind. Maybe it is your mom’s meatloaf…

 

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McGarrey’s Oakwood Cafe

   January 15, 2013 11:43 am    0

If you haven’t yet, be sure to “like” Chew On It: Beard vs. Food on Facebook and follow me on Twitter! I have only been to McGarrey’s Oakwood Cafe one other time, to try their soup. It was suggested to me to go back this round and try some of their comfort-style food. This Erie favorite got the…

 

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Dabrowski’s Restaurant & Deli

   January 22, 2013 11:16 am    0

If you haven’t yet, be sure to “like” Chew On It: Beard vs. Food on Facebook and follow me on Twitter! At 4003 Main Street in Lawrence Park, right next door to the Lawrence Park Dinor, is Dabrowski’s Restaurant & Deli. I had never visited the restaurant before, but was excited that it won once I put it…

 

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Pineapple Eddie Southern Bistro

   January 29, 2013 1:02 pm    0

If you haven’t yet, be sure to “like” Chew On It: Beard vs. Food on Facebook and follow me on Twitter! Chef Jean Paul moved Pineapple Eddie to the corner of 10th and Weschler in April of last year and business has been booming ever since. Amanda and I have dined there many times, but this weekend, we…

 

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Lorie’s Wildridge Restaurant

   February 6, 2013 10:07 am    1

If you haven’t yet, be sure to “like” Chew On It: Beard vs. Food on Facebook and follow me on Twitter! This week was forced to take a slight turn. After receiving over 100 votes this week, L’Olivo came in at the top of my poll. I found out, however, that they serve a smaller bar menu during…

 

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L’Olivo

   February 12, 2013 10:24 am    3

If you haven’t yet, be sure to “like” Chew On It: Beard vs. Food on Facebook and follow me on Twitter! Last week, I said that L’Olivo received over 100 votes on my weekly poll, but when I went to eat there on Monday night, I found out that they only serve a limited bar menu that doesn’t…

 

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Johnny B’s

   February 19, 2013 11:44 am    0

If you haven’t yet, be sure to “like” Chew On It: Beard vs. Food on Facebook and follow me on Twitter! After a back-and-forth voting battle, Johnny B’s came out on top. Amanda and I were joined last night for dinner by friends Joel Brennan and Brittany Bilski at 37 Vine St in North East. This neighborhood hangout…

 

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Three B Saloon

   February 26, 2013 10:57 am    0

If you haven’t yet, be sure to “like” Chew On It: Beard vs. Food on Facebook and follow me on Twitter! Last night, Amanda and I drove down to the corner of 4th and Liberty to have dinner at Three B Saloon. If you like beer, bacon, barbecue, or any combination of the three, this is a place…

 

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Comfort Food in Review

   March 5, 2013 12:11 pm    0

If you haven’t yet, be sure to “like” Chew On It: Beard vs. Food on Facebook and follow me on Twitter! My tour of comfort food was perfect for this cold winter. Amanda and I tried to eat food that was a good substitute for some of our favorite home-cooked comfort dishes. Some fit perfectly and others fell…

 

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