Archive for the ‘4 out of 5’ Category

Peggy Ann Bakery

Peggy Ann Bakery

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

I don’t suppose I can be totally impartial about Peggy Ann’s Bakery; we have a long-standing love affair with this place and even chose its petit fours as wedding favors for our guests

A Day in Birmingham: Savage's Bakery

A Day in Birmingham: Savage’s Bakery

American | | Outside Madison County | 4 out of 5

When we were in Paris, we discovered what all bakeries really ought to be, but there was something missing in each of them: the overly sugary treats our American palettes craved

A Day in Birmingham: Salem's Diner

A Day in Birmingham: Salem’s Diner

American | Average Cost ($8-$14) | Outside Madison County | 4 out of 5

Shane and I had been to Homewood lots of times to visit our favorite bakery but didn’t remember this place. On our next trip to Birmingham, we stopped by Homewood and purposefully found Salem’s Diner, the home of the famed philly

Tortora's

Tortora’s

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

A couple years ago, Shane and I discovered a spot in Hampton Cove that served up award-winning pizza

Phuket

Phuket

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

If you’ve ever been to Surin of Thailand in South Huntsville, walking into Phuket is like deja vu

Rosie's Mexican Cantina

Rosie’s Mexican Cantina

Mexican | Average Cost ($8-$14) | Southeast Huntsville | 4 out of 5

With a trip to Rosie’s, we complete our tour of the Rosie’s family of restaurants (Blue Plate, Phil Sandoval’s, Shaggy’s, and the Steak-out chain being the other members of the family)

India Café

India Café

Indian | Average Cost ($8-$14) | Southeast Huntsville | 4 out of 5

Melanie and I are game for trying just about any food, but some are more adventurous than others. Indian food is one of those

Big Spring Cafe

Big Spring Cafe

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

Sometimes, you just want a greasy burger. Not one that’s just greasy because the cook didn’t know how to avoid it, but one that is greasy because that’s exactly what the cook intended

Nick's Ristorante

Nick’s Ristorante

American | Expensive ($26 and up) | Southeast Huntsville | 4 out of 5

We don’t love to overpay for food. You might think that this means we’re cheap and maybe it does, but we are occasionally more than happy to fork it over for really good food. Wednesday night was one of those times