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Versus Episode 1: Empire Hots Vs. Webster Hots

Versus Episode 1: Empire Hots Vs. Webster Hots

I’m super excited to announce a new series I’m calling “Versus”! This idea came to me when an Instagram follower asked me to settle an argument he had with his friends. My plan is to have plates from two different spots, and compare them side-by-side […]

Roc Style Chicken And Burger – Review

Roc Style Chicken And Burger – Review

I’ve been meaning to stop into RSCB for a while now, I kept seeing their posts on Instagram and wanted to try it out. For $11.87 you too can get the “Roc Style Plate”. It’s a solid plate, you could do a lot worse for […]

Tryon City Tavern – Review

Tryon City Tavern – Review

I had the misfortune of trying the Tryon City Tavern’s plate offering a few weeks ago. I put a poll on Instagram to let the people decide, and a different restaurant won. I was all excited to go to this other place and try their […]

Scottsville Hots – Review

Scottsville Hots – Review

MESSAGE FROM THE EDITOR: Please note, I have edited this review based on some feedback I received from the owner of the restaurant. This feedback was specifically related to the burgers, the home fries, and the health inspection. You will see the edited portions as […]

Home Made Plate Night!

Home Made Plate Night!

If you follow me on Instagram, you may recall that a few months ago I made a plate live for my Instagram audience. It was a ton of fun, and I’d like to do another one in the future and try to improve on the […]

JB Quimby’s – Review

JB Quimby’s – Review

JB Quimby’s and I have a long history. When I worked in Henrietta, we would go there almost every Wednesday for the lunch special. I think it was 5$, but I could be mistaken; and it isn’t clear to me that they still run that […]

Dogtown Review II

Dogtown Review II

This is the beginning of a series I’m calling, “I revisit a place to give it a second look.” (I’m still working on the name.) I had the chance to check out Dogtown (again) after a long hiatus. I’ll say up front that I’m a […]

Why All Bad Plates Taste the Same

Why All Bad Plates Taste the Same

You’ve had them before, we all have. The mediocre plate. You know exactly where to get them, and exactly what they’re going to taste like. But why is it that they all taste similar? Why do all bad plates have similar issues? I’ve tried more […]

The Frog Pond – Review

The Frog Pond – Review

For the first time in a long time, I had trouble finishing a plate. In the past, I’ve had trouble finishing plates because there was “too much” food. I’ve never had an experience where a plate grossed me out. I’ll elaborate, the “Pond Plate” from […]

Mac’s Philly Steaks – Review

Mac’s Philly Steaks – Review

I had a chance to check out Mac’s Philly steaks a few weeks ago. As has become the norm, I polled my Instagram followers and Mac’s Philly won the vote. For 12.52 you can get the “Mac’s Plate” which comes with all the standard ingredients. […]