July 22, 2016

One of our favorite local chefs recently made a shift to a brand new restaurant in town, Stanza. We’ve followed Phelix Gardner as he’s helped open new restaurants and changed…


Summer Menu at Vinto Pizzeria

June 18, 2014

While I certainly don’t need an excuse to return to Vinto, their summer menu items definitely enticed me for another visit. Vinto Pizzeria is one of our staples in Salt…


From Scratch

April 4, 2014

From Scratch is a perfect place to meet up for lunch on these cool spring days. The delicious house-made dough, crispy and warm from the wood-fired oven, hits the spot.…


Fresco Italian Cafe

December 9, 2013

When we dine at Fresco, we usually dine camera-less, free from even the thought of work or food photography.  It’s hard but I put my phone away and just savor…


Sea Salt

March 11, 2013

Claiming the award of Salt Lake City’s Best Italian Food Restaurant called me in for a second visit to Sea Salt.  My first dining experience at Sea Salt was when…



February 8, 2013

Behind these three happy pigs, on the corner of 300 West and Broadway, sits a comfortable Italian cafe, Vivace.  Vivace opened its doors in 2012 and has been serving our…


History of Cannella’s Italian Restaurant

November 5, 2012

This month I had the pleasure of writing an article for In Magazine about a Salt Lake City Italian restaurant, Cannella’s.  If you have a chance to pick up the…


Per Noi Italian Restaurant in Salt Lake

September 13, 2012

For a while I didn’t think Salt Lake had any good traditional Italian Restaurants. I mean non-chain, family run trattorias where you can really have a taste of Italy for…


Fresco Italian Cafe awarded Best Restaurant in Salt Lake City

March 30, 2012

Fresco. Oh Fresco. If you’ve ever asked me the million dollar question about what my favorite restaurant in Salt Lake City is, I probably first looked at you a bit…


Currently Craving… Fat Kid Pizza from Maxwell’s

September 15, 2011

I first discovered the ‘Fat Kid’ Pizza several years ago at the Sidecar Bar while checking out the Arts Festival in Park City. We tried it once and were hooked.…