Archive for March, 2010:

Mar
31

Smashburger, Citrus Heights

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Have you heard about the opening of Smashburger in Citrus Heights? Smashburger buzz seems to be everywhere. I’ve seen it on Twitter. I’ve been asked about it in carpool. Even my mom and her friend, Beth, are buzzing about this new burger joint. Everyone, it seems, wants to know: What is a Smashburger? Happily, fellow […]

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Mar
30

Yogurtagogo, Sacramento

We love our desserts and we also love a good happy hour- that’s why we couldn’t resist sharing this sweet deal before it goes on summer break. Tomorrow, March 31st, is the last day you can enjoy the “Cool Out Hour” from 5-6 p.m. at Yogurtagogo. Squeeze all the yogurt and toppings you can fit […]

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Mar
29

Petra, Sacramento

A few weeks ago, a few of the Sac Foodies opted for an out-of-office lunch and decided to try Petra, a new Greek restaurant located in the downtown Firestone complex, also home to other popular restaurants like California Pizza Kitchen, De Vere’s Irish Pub, and Sapporo Grill. After studying Petra’s menu which included Gyros, hamburgers, […]

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Mar
26

Mooney’s, Folsom

As you may know, the Sac Foodies ventured out to Mooney’s in Folsom Tuesday night to support our favorite drummer, raise money for the Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services and of course, try some food! Here’s what the Sac Foodies had to say about their Mooney’s experience: Julie Berge: Joe and I ordered the […]

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Mar
24

Wordless Wednesday: Savor Sonoma Event

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Savor Sonoma Event: A Visual Trip through a Day of Sonoma Food and Wine Gumbo and Cornbread at Chateau St. Jean Goat Cheese & Leek Tarts and Grilled Sausages at Landmark Vineyards Two types of Paella at Imagery Estate Inside the 23,000 square foot cave and tasting room at Deerfield Ranch

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Mar
23

Tightwad Tuesday: Dinner for Two Deals!

Want to spice up your weeknight dinner routine? Grab a friend and take advantage of these dinner for two specials: Ella Dining Room and Bar: You and a dining partner can enjoy a dinner for two including entrée, side dishes, and a bottle of wine for $50. This special is offered through the end of […]

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Mar
22

Free Starbucks Pastries!!

For all of you coffee-drinking, pastry-loving foodies, March 23rd is Free Pastry Day at Starbucks! Head to any participating Starbucks and receive one free pastry with the purchase of any handcrafted, brewed, or iced beverage. If you aren’t familiar with Starbucks pastry selection, they have delicious croissants, bagels, pound cakes, scones, muffins, doughnuts and more. […]

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Mar
19

Great Music. Great Food. Great People. Great Cause!

The Sac Foodies are venturing out…to Folsom! We’re heading to Mooney’s Restaurant & Bar this Tuesday the 23rd to listen to our colleague and favorite drummer, John Armato, play jazz. He’ll be joined by Cecil Ramirez on piano and Mickey Bennett on bass. They’ll be playing swinging jazz standards and much more from 7:30 to […]

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Mar
18

FIRST Food & Bar, Las Vegas

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Apparently not everything that happens in Vegas stays in Vegas. I just can’t resist sharing the experience I had at FIRST Food & Bar inside The Palazzo at The Shoppes. The recommendation came from the Michael Kors store manager who insisted we try FIRST’s Cotton Candy Kiss and Warm Pretzels. So we did, in that […]

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Mar
17

Wordless Wednesday: Orphan, Sacramento

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These delicious Banana Blackberry Pancakes with real maple syrup made me feel right at home at Orphan Breakfast.

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