Monthly Archives: September 2010

Seattle Week! The Crab Pot

I’m not afraid of doing the tourist thing, and lining up for the busiest restaurant on the Pier is one of those things that I figure is worth doing sometimes just to “tick” something of the recommended list for visitors. … Continue reading

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Seattle Week! Von’s RoastHouse

While I had done some research into food places in Seattle, I wanted to leave a few options for “try what we find” in our travels.  Von’s RoastHouse was a good example of this – we kind of stumbled upon … Continue reading

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Seattle Week! Top Pot Doughnuts (Belltown)

Ain’t no way I’m going to Seattle and not trying one of two major institutions there… More on the “big one” later this week, but for now, I’ll share our enjoyable visit to Top Pot Doughnuts on a late afternoon … Continue reading

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Seattle Week! Paseo

Back in August, Chris & I went to enjoy a long weekend in Seattle.  I’d never really been, and with us living so close, it was definitely something we wanted to do! Our first day comprised of getting up really … Continue reading

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(Richmond) Summer NightMarket 2010

I normally post about restaurants, but, because this weekend will mark the closing days of the Summer Night Market in Richmond, I thought this was a good opportunity to recap all the awesome fun & food there is to be … Continue reading

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La Taqueria Taco Shop

I had a meeting in downtown last week, which, after a long bus ride, is always rewarded by something interesting for lunch (options at SFU are limited!).  Since my meeting was near Gastown, I thought this was a prime time … Continue reading

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Tom & Jerry’s

So, I recognize that there are bad times to try out a restaurant and expect to have a regular experience… The free-admision day for the PNE was probably not a good day to try something in the Hastings-Sunrise area, but, … Continue reading

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