Food & Drink

Jan. 15, 2019

Big H Deli

This post is long overdue and was recently sparked when I heard that the Big H Deli made it on to Yelp's 2019 top 100 places to eat in the U.S. (#60 to be exact).  Typically, I'm the kind of person to explore a menu before ...

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Sept. 22, 2018

It's It Ice Cream Outlet

Today is the first official day of Autumn and since it seems like the masses have been enamored by a popular coffee shop chain's pumpkin spice latte, I felt compelled to share a little known gem I found tucked away in Suisun City - the It's It Ice Cream ...

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Aug. 27, 2018

Fairfield Together, Food Truck Mania

In the greater scheme of things, the Fairfield Together Food Truck Mania is a relatively low key event.  It doesn't receive as much publicity or traffic as other events you might hear about in San Francisco or the East Bay, but that's one of the reasons why ...

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Posted in Fairfield, Food & Drink
May 24, 2018

Good Day Cafe

Dare I say the Good Day Cafe is a good way, nay - a GREAT way, to start your day. 

A long standing Vallejo staple, the Good Day Cafe pairs amazing food with amazing service.  Each order placed comes with a healthy serving of smiles and good vibes which ...

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Posted in Food & Drink, Vallejo
May 17, 2018

Tasty Indian Pizza

The name says it all.  Truth be told, when I first heard about Indian pizza becoming a things some years back, I was very skeptical. Although some fusion foods have done a great job of blending styles and flavors (i.e Korean BBQ burritos and carne asada fries) I ...

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Posted in Fairfield, Food & Drink
May 11, 2018

Picnicky's Sandwich Shop

I finally had an opportunity to try Picnicky's Sandwich Shop on Sonoma Boulevard this week and they did NOT disappoint! I had the pleasure of tasting The Caveman and The Sausalito and both were quite satisfying.  I've been looking for a local sandwich shop to call my ...

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Posted in Food & Drink, Vallejo
Jan. 10, 2018

Slanted Tree

Nowadays, it's not uncommon to come across someone who can speak about beer as intelligently and passionately as a sommelier would talk about wine. I am in no way a connoisseur, but I do enjoy a good brew and can attest to the increased quality that I've experienced ...

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Posted in Fairfield, Food & Drink
Dec. 12, 2017

Original Red Onion

Where can I find the best burger in Vallejo?  Many Vallejo natives will be quick to reference Bud's Burgers. I don't argue that they sell good burgers for a good value but lately, when I find myself craving a burger, I find myself more inclined to grab ...

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Posted in Food & Drink, Vallejo
Nov. 27, 2017

Mare Island Brewing Co.

Mare Island BrewingIt's not unusual for a tap room to have somewhat of an industrial/steampunk look for decor.  Many I've visited across the country often come with a view of the actual vats used for brewing.  However, I do think the you will be hard pressed to ...

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Posted in Food & Drink, Vallejo
Nov. 20, 2017

Joy of Eating Cafe

Joy of Eating Cafe is one of my go to spots for breakfast when I'm looking for something to fill my belly and my soul and when counting calories has no place in my decision making process.  Although this place is famous for it's home made buttery toast, I feel ...

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Posted in Food & Drink, Vallejo