Cloud 9 Wine Bar

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   July 22, 2014 10:48 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 Wednesday evening, Amanda and I had our first visit to the newly opened Cloud 9 Wine Bar at 25 E. 10th St. We arrived, without reservations, around 6:30 and had no problem getting a table. Our…

 

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Rory’s Ristorante

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   July 15, 2014 11:04 am    0

If you haven’t yet, be sure to “like” Chew On It: Beard vs. Food on Facebook and follow me on Twitter! Rory’s Ristorante, formerly known as L’Olivo, is located inside of La Nuova Aurora Society at 1518 Walnut St. Amanda and I had the first reservation at 6:00 on Friday evening. Just as we were being seated, patrons…

 

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Pineapple Eddie Southern Bistro

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   July 8, 2014 7:56 pm    0

If you haven’t yet, be sure to “like” Chew On It: Beard vs. Food on Facebook and follow me on Twitter! It has been a few months since I have been to Pineapple Eddie. I made reservations for Amanda and I at 6:30 on Thursday night and when we arrived, were seated in the lower dining room by…

 

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Burgers in Review 2

   July 1, 2014 2:47 pm    0

If you haven’t yet, be sure to “like” Chew On It: Beard vs. Food on Facebook and follow me on Twitter! Summer is starting and my second burger tour is coming to an end. I had the opportunity to try 27 different burgers during my eight week tour.  There were some that I was glad to have gotten…

 

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Freeport Restaurant

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   June 25, 2014 6:38 am    0

If you haven’t yet, be sure to “like” Chew On It: Beard vs. Food on Facebook and follow me on Twitter! For my last stop on my second burger tour, I ended up at the Freeport Restaurant in North East.  I was joined again by my coworker, Steve Anthony. We made our way through the vineyards on Route 5…

 

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McKean Tavern

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   June 17, 2014 10:01 am    1

If you haven’t yet, be sure to “like” Chew On It: Beard vs. Food on Facebook and follow me on Twitter! After getting multiple recommendation for the burgers at the McKean Tavern, I knew I had to get down there to try them.  I stopped down on Saturday afternoon to grab some lunch.  There were a couple of…

 

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The Pittsburgh Inn

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   June 10, 2014 4:01 pm    0

If you haven’t yet, be sure to “like” Chew On It: Beard vs. Food on Facebook and follow me on Twitter! This afternoon, I stopped in at The Pittsburgh Inn at 3725 West Lake Rd. This small bar and restaurant was first opened in the early 1920’s and then began serving food in the 1950’s. I was born…

 

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The Ruffed Grouse Bar & Grille

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   June 3, 2014 11:50 am    1

If you haven’t yet, be sure to “like” Chew On It: Beard vs. Food on Facebook and follow me on Twitter! Last Thursday night, the weather was perfect for a drive out to the Ruffed Grouse Bar & Grille in North East. Amanda and I were joined for dinner by our friends Colleen Lanigan and Jake Hordych. The…

 

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Hunter’s Inn

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   May 27, 2014 1:54 pm    1

If you haven’t yet, be sure to “like” Chew On It: Beard vs. Food on Facebook and follow me on Twitter! When Hunter’s Inn was first opened on 26th Street in 1952, I’m willing to bet that not many people knew it would still be a favorite local hangout in 2014. I received several recommendations for the burgers…

 

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Ugly Tuna Tavern

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   May 20, 2014 4:03 pm    0

If you haven’t yet, be sure to “like” Chew On It: Beard vs. Food on Facebook and follow me on Twitter! After Backyard Burgers closed, a new tavern opened in its place at 1010 Peninsula Dr. The Ugly Tuna Tavern opened in early 2013 and offers up another attraction on the way out to the peninsula. The patio…

 

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