The Golden Bee in Colorado Springs

The Golden Bee is a traditional 19th Century English Pub with a modern focus on fresh food.  Located at the historic Broadmoor Hotel, the club casual atmosphere provides a fun and memorable way to relax with family and friends after a day of hiking and sightseeing in Colorado Springs.  If these walls could talk, they…

Rovino, Italian Cuisine in San Diego, California

When eating your way through San Diego’s Little Italy, a stop at the award-winning Rovino is required. The name Rovino is a combination of rotisserie plus wine, so you can expect to find an award-winning wine list and succulent rotisserie chicken. Location: Rovino, located at 2034 Kettner Boulevard in the Little Italy neighborhood of San…

Bodensee Restaurant: Authentic German Cooking in Helen, Georgia

For a surprisingly authentic European dining experience in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains of north Georgia, look no further than Bodensee Restaurant in Helen. Location: 64 Munich Strasse (Street), Helen, Georgia Menu: Just saying words such as “schnitzel,” “spaetzle,” “goulash” and “schweinebraten” will put a smile on your face, but sampling those dishes,…

Authentic Mexican at ¡Ándele! Dog House in Mesilla, NM

In a region famous for their green chiles and pecan trees, authentic Mexican food has gone to the dogs in historic Old Mesilla, New Mexico. Andelé’s Dog House serves up Mexican hot dogs, chile con queso burgers, ice cold beer and even allows Fido inside the covered back patio. Location: Andelé’s Dog House is located in historic…

Experience Paradise at Harwood House Restaurant, Montana

What could be better than being in Paradise? Devouring the Prime Rib at the Harwood House at Quinn’s Hot Springs after a day of relaxation spent hot springs soaking (or river rafting or fishing)! The meals here provide a perfect complement to a self-indulgent day. Location: Quinn’s Hot Springs Resort, 190 Hwy 135, Paradise, Montana…

Small Plates at Maryhill Winery and Tasting Room: Vancouver, Washington

Pair small plates with award-winning wines, add in the beauty, bustle, and marine air of the Vancouver Waterfront, and you have a winning combination at Maryhill Winery and Tasting Room. Location: Maryhill Winery and Tasting Room is located at 801 Waterfront Way, #105A, Vancouver, Washington. Menu: The menu offers a selection of small plates, ranging…

Gracie’s Sea Hag Restaurant – Depoe Bay, Oregon

A trip along the Oregon Coast is not complete without a stop at Depoe Bay and eating at Gracie’s Sea Hag restaurant right on the Pacific coast.  Gracie’s serves seafood fresh from the ocean and other tasty treats. Depoe Bay is famous for having the world’s smallest navigable harbor and for whale-watching. Whales can often…

Brunch at Eggshell Bistro in Carmel, Indiana

Walk through the door to Eggshell Bistro, and you’re immediately transported to Paris.  In the center of Indiana, Chef-owner Larry Hanes has created a Euro-influenced oasis. Some diners joke that it’s cheaper than a direct flight to Paris. Location: Eggshell Bistro located at 51 West City Center Drive on the City Center’s North side near…

Bernie’s at Nacoochee Valley Guest House: Helen, Georgia Gem

For an exceptional meal served with elegance, Bernie’s at Nacoochee Valley Guest House near Helen, Georgia, is a perfect choice. Location: 2220 Highway 17, Sautee-Nacoochee, Georgia Menu: Chef Monda Dodge has complete creative freedom in the kitchen of Bernie’s at Nacoochee Valley Guest House, a restaurant and bed and breakfast owned by her mother, Bernie…