Category Archives: Food

You Can Make Valentine’s Day Dinner Reservations At White Castle

white castleLast year I wrote about a McDonald’s in NY which was taking reservations for Valentine’s Day.

Fast food is probably not the first kind of place most of you think to go for dinner on Valentine’s Day but you can make reservations for this special day at White Castle! Continue reading You Can Make Valentine’s Day Dinner Reservations At White Castle

Anthony Bourdain Market Will NOT Open In NYC

anthony bourdain marketThere’s been a lot of chatter over the past 4-5 years about the upcoming Anthony Bourdain Market in New York City.

The market was initially supposed to open back in 2015. The project encountered many delays over the years. Then in April the market’s CEO stepped down.

In July 2016 I wondered if the Anthony Bourdain Market would ever open. Continue reading Anthony Bourdain Market Will NOT Open In NYC

A Visit to the New & Highly Anticipated Sorbillo Pizzeria in NYC

Sorbillo PizzeriaBack in February I wrote how the top pizzaiolo in Naples, Gino Sorbillo was opening a pizzeria in NYC.

While there’s lots of great pizza throughout NYC, the upcoming opening of Sorbillo NYC drew lots of attention. Kim, Lucas and I have been to Italy many times but haven’t yet made it to Naples.

The idea of trying authentic Neapolitan pies in NYC from one of Italy’s top pizzaiolos got me super excited for the opening of Sorbillo Pizzeria. Continue reading A Visit to the New & Highly Anticipated Sorbillo Pizzeria in NYC

Bigger Isn’t Always Better, The Cheeseburger at Jackson Hole- Queens, NY

jackson holeThe Michael W Travels family are big fans of burgers. Whether it be at home or when traveling, we always try to taste the best ones out there.

Living in Brooklyn, NY gives us close proximity to lots of great food and that definitely includes great burgers!

There are tons of classic NYC burgers and one of my favorites is served at Peter Luger’s. Other great classics could be found at the Burger Joint and Corner Bistro as well as at various other places. Continue reading Bigger Isn’t Always Better, The Cheeseburger at Jackson Hole- Queens, NY

A Visit To The New Aita Pizzeria in Brooklyn, NY

pizzeriaThe Michael W Travels really loves pizza and enjoys trying out different pizzerias close to home and far away.

When I read about a new place which was serving a new style of pizza in Brooklyn, I needed to give Aita Pizzeria in Clinton Hill a try. We visited a few days after the shop opened (in September) and I have to say that we were really impressed. Continue reading A Visit To The New Aita Pizzeria in Brooklyn, NY

What Did We Try At McDonald’s American Samoa?

While I rarely dine at McDonald’s, I always try to do so when visiting a new country. The main reason is to see what unique, local menu items might be available.

In the summer of 2017, the Michael W Travels family spent 5 weeks in the Pacific. We visited a bunch of island nations in the region and had a really great time. McDonald’s didn’t have locations in all of the places we visited but we did have a meal at McD’s in Fiji and Samoa. Continue reading What Did We Try At McDonald’s American Samoa?

Win FREE Chipotle Burritos For A Year With A Text

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Chipotle is running a special sweepstakes for Halloween where one lucky winner will win a year of free burritos!

I’ve never been a fan of Chipotle (even before the E. Coli issue) so I won’t be entering but I’m sure that many of you would love to win free food for a year.

Here are the details about the Chipotle Burritos For A Year Sweepstakes. Continue reading Win FREE Chipotle Burritos For A Year With A Text

Food Quest: Limited Time- Arby’s Venison Sandwich

arbys venison sandwichI’ve only tried Arby’s a handful of times but when I heard (last year, I think) that they would be serving a Venison Sandwich, I definitely wanted to give it a try.

Being an adventurous carnivore, I had tried venison a few times in the past. I enjoyed a reindeer sandwich during a brief visit to Helsinki, Finland, and I also remember having venison steak in Germany a couple of times.

From what I recall, the Arby’s Venison Sandwich was originally available in select locations. A few weeks back I started hearing that every Arby’s location would sell the Venison Sandwich for one day, October 21. Continue reading Food Quest: Limited Time- Arby’s Venison Sandwich