The Federal Delicatessen – Auckland, NZ It’s not another introduction post!: it is a tale of an old love, re-found in a new time and a new place. Don’t you love it when that happens? You think you know a guy, know everything about him and his past and how he can be slightly different… Read More When Christine Met Reuben
While visiting my cousin in Tacoma, Washington (much farther from Seattle than expectes!), I was turned on to the gastronormous projects of the Peterson Brothers, which are served from within a very comfortable bar-type setting (which is to say, nostalgia/deja vu-inducing) with kitschy knick-knacks and local guzzlers galore. The menu couldn’t look less presumptious, BUT… Read More Reuben/Soul Searching!
It sounds like something out of a windswept Western film, and it looks like a campy, self-aware dive bar….what is it? Gene’s Last Chance in the Strip, is what! A diner and bar in the high, nearly un-Stripped end of the Strip district of Pittsburgh, towards Lawrenceville. I had been curious about the sandwich within,… Read More Last Chance Reuben
However, there are some pretty good menu items at Leo’s Restaurant…or Restaurants. Here’s the most mysterious thing about this completely un-mysterious restaurant: whys is its plurals?!??! It has no official website, but there is a Yelp page. Decide for yourselves! Leo’s Restaurant(s) – Southbury, CT So, we entered Leo’s at about 2pm, and there was… Read More Not lion, there ARE no good lion jokes
Not really! Man, if there was a Bed & Reuben, you better bet I’d be there, sleeping soundly and dreaming of the morning’s reuben breakfast! Ahem, but enough with daydreams. It’s time for reality, which can sometimes be just as good as a dream..especially if it involves an entire pound of corned beef all to… Read More Lodging With Reubens