Another pork belly post. Every month I travel to NY and DC for work. My parents live in the DC area, I took them out to 2941 for the summer tasting menu. 2941 is located in falls church, it’s easy to miss since it is tucked away in a very Virginia Office park.
The restaurant has great ambiance with nice high ceilings and large glass windows overlooking a lake
Summer Truffle & Cauliflower
citrus cauliflower, tarragon, lemon thyme
pain de mie, berry compote, lemon curd icecream, coconut
Overall 2941 this visit to 2941 isn’t what I remember what it was like before 2-3 years ago. It’s definitely become more casual. The ingredients are fresh and made with excellent execution.
2941 Fairview Park Dr
Falls Church, VA 22042
went to yocha for something desserts.
although the space was clean, bright, and spacious, i didnt really enjoy the dessert soups. im not a fan of sweet tofu pudding, but most of their soups have sweet tofu pudding. they also serve frozen yogurts and drinks such as tea, bubble tea and coffee.
Coffee & Tea, Bubble Tea, Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt
406 Hancock St
Quincy, MA 02171
Phone number (617) 328-8883
we went on a deep sea fishing tour with a few friends back in april. it’s an all day event, so we got to hampton beach around 6am in the morning.
we were pretty excited as we were getting on the boat, I thought it would be a nice day hanging out on the ocean and hopefully catch some fish for dinner. little did we know what we got ourselves into.
it was a 2-hour boat ride off the coast. 10 mins after the boat started moving, all of my 3 friends started throwing up like crazy. it was windy so the ride was rough. i started to feel uncomfortable an hour in. i didnt throw up , but i already started regretting this. i felt freezing cold even thought I was in my canada goose long jacket.
the boat finally stopped moving after 2 hours and it was time to start fishing. all my friends were still throwing up. the waves felt even stronger after the boat stopped moving and i started to feel very seasick. 10 mins later i joined my friends and started throwing up into the ocean. i didnt eat much that morning so nothing really came out.
i didnt throw up as much as my friends, but i still felt very very sick and freezing cold.
the crew was really helpful. they were running around showing ppl how to fish or just help them out in general.
it was the longest 8 hours in our life and I still can’t believe I actually survived looking back. we were beyond relieved and thankful when we finally got back on the land. we all swore we would never go on such trips ever again. my friend was still throwing up after got back on the land. i asked if this could get better over time and they all told me no. they said if you are seasick then you would be forever seasick. it was such a terrible experience for us, so think twice if you wanna go one a deep sea fishing or whale watching tour. maybe go on a half day tour to try it out first. we all been on boats and cruises before and we were all fine, but a relatively small boat all day out in the ocean is a different story.
1 Ocean Blvd.
Hampton, New Hampshire 03842
uni sashimi bar has been serving late night ramen from 11 pm on fridays and saturdays for a while now, but it took us a while to check it out.
there was a wait for tables, so we grabbed seats at the bar.
not sure if bartenders hate ppl eating food at the bar especially when we werent ordering alcohol, the bartender kept ignoring us so it took us a while to get his attention and ordered our food. i just wanted ramen and to go home and sleep.
both of the ramens were absolutely TERRIBLE. the broth was had no complexity, just a hot mess (well it was luke warm), let alone flavors. CRAZY salty, the most salty noodle dish ive ever had. the entire meal was disappointing. i left really unsatisfied and disgusted and i really wanted my calories back! ugh. i’d avoid their ramen at all costs.
Uni Sashimi Bar
Sushi Bars, Japanese
370 Commonwealth Ave
Boston, MA 02215
Phone number (617) 536-7200
weather finally warmed up and i was craving lobster roll so we went to tony’s clam shop for some seafood. it’s located on the water and has a patio.
Tony’s Clam Shop
Seafood, Fast Food
861 Quincy Shore Dr
Quincy, MA 02170
Phone number (617) 773-5090
mandarin malden is a relatively new taiwanese restaurant in malden.
this wasnt crispy, didnt taste as it was freshly fried.
74 Pleasant St
Malden, MA 02148
Phone number (781) 324-1148
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