Archive for October 2010

Cazadores Mexican Grill

Cazadores Mexican Grill

Mexican | Average Cost ($8-$14) | Jones Valley/Hampton Cove | 4 out of 5

There are a zillion Mexican restaurants in town. Many of them serve essentially the same food—plain refried beans, a smattering of rice, and some cheap beef wrapped in a generic tortilla smothered in a ton of cheese

Papa Gyro's

Papa Gyro’s

Greek | Average Cost ($8-$14) | West Huntsville | 4 out of 5

Located in an an old Blimpie Sub Shop in a low-rent stripmall, Papa Gyro’s must be one of the tackier places I’ve eaten

Taqueria El Cazador 2

Taqueria El Cazador 2

Mexican | Cheap Eat (up to $7) | Downtown Huntsville | 4 out of 5

Shane and I ran over to the place we call the “Mexican bus.” We’d never been there before, but passed by it many times and knew we had to give it a try. In case you are apprehensive about getting food from a renovated school bus, don’t be

Gibson's Bar-B-Q

Gibson’s Bar-B-Q

American | Cheap Eat (up to $7) | Southeast Huntsville | 4 out of 5

If I had company in town and could only take them one place for breakfast, I think I’d choose Gibson’s. Although its food is not award-winning in every way, it takes the cake in two categories

Where Should We Eat?

Where Should We Eat?

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So, what would you like us to try

Blue Plate Cafe

Blue Plate Cafe

American | Cheap Eat (up to $7) | Downtown Huntsville | 4 out of 5

Our weekend excursion through the Steak-Out/Rosie’s restaurant empire continues! On Friday night, we tried Shaggy’s and found ourselves wanting something better. On Saturday morning, we returned to the Blue Plate

Shaggy's Burgers and Tacos

Shaggy’s Burgers and Tacos

American | Average Cost ($8-$14) | West Huntsville | 3 out of 5

Shaggy’s is a relatively new eatery in Huntsville. The name of the place is actually subheaded “Burgers and Tacos,” but their menu also includes choices like chicken fingers, salads, and hot dogs

Little Farm Grill

Little Farm Grill

American | Cheap Eat (up to $7) | Downtown Huntsville | 1 out of 5

I had always wanted to try this place because it is a hole-in-the-wall that’s been in business a while. I always assume these places must be serving up some tasty food to stay in business

Mama Annie's

Mama Annie’s

American | Cheap Eat (up to $7) | North Huntsville | 4 out of 5

I was poking around for a casual Friday night dinner and found a recommendation for the best fried green tomatoes in Huntsville. After learning that this place was a down-home meat and three, I knew we had to give it a try