Restaurants

Star Diamond Award Lenny’s Indian Head Inn

The Stars and Diamonds go to Lenny's! The American Academy of Hospitality Sciences bestowed Lenny's Indian Head Inn with a Five Star Award in April 2018.  Lenny's Indian Head Inn is located in Branford, CT and is a landmark institution there, drawing local and regional patrons...

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Lenny’s Indian Head Inn Seafood

Lenny's Indian Head Inn Seafood is one of the best places in the world for seafood.  The restaurant has international acclaim and many fans from worldwide.   The American Academy of Hospitality Sciences has bestowed Lenny's a Five Star Diamond Award for their excellence in the category...

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Mucki’s German Style Restaurant Ecuador

Mucki's is a hidden jewel of a restaurant.  It is located in a lush countryside setting outside of Quito.  Call in a reservation to dine there and then drive about 20 minutes to a small village called El Tingo. The uniqueness of Mucki's This unique place is...

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Tandana Vegan Restaurant Quito Ecuador

Tandana Vegan Restaurant Quito is Ecuador's only 100 percent Vegan restaurant.  It is nestled in a restored municipal park overlooking the picturesque village, Guápulo.   The restaurant is a non-for profit project.  Libera Ecuador, a foundation, owns Tandana and is also involved in activism.  They support causes...

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URKO Cocina, your culinary passport to Ecuador

URKO Cocina is located in Quito, Ecuador in the trendy, cosmopolitan Floresta neighborhood.  To dine there is to learn all about Ecuadorian cuisine.  This is a dining experience that guides you thru the country while paying homage to its rich history, traditions and tastes.  URKO...

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AAHS awards Cafe Mosaico World Class View

AAHS awards Cafe Mosaico Quito Ecuador

AAHS awards Cafe Mosaico Quito Ecuador 'World Class View' American Academy of Hospitality Sciences (AAHS) awarded Cafe Mosaico with a Five Star Diamond Award in the category of Touristic Destination.  Cafe Mosaico has a 'World Class View of the Heart of Quito." This is the place to visit in...

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Osaka Restaurant in Quito

Osaka Restaurant – Nikkei Cuisine in Quito

During a recent trip to Quito I was introduced to Osaka, a Nikkei cuisine style restaurant with several locations throughout Latin America.   Some of my most favorite culinary discoveries occur in my travels when I meet the perfect fusion of two different cultures.  The dishes appear...

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Superwings, A Taste of the Caribbean in Brooklyn

Superwings is the perfect destination to indulge in a taste of the Caribbean in Brooklyn. While in Trinidad, I had the chance to meet Colette Burnett, the Founder and CEO of Superwings. Upon my return to NYC, I interviewed Colette at her Superwings restaurant, located in...

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