A Few Of My Favorite Things

It was inevitable. At some point direct comparisons had to be made so here they are. Some of the categories were
were lengthy some some scrolling will be required, but goodness...we've had some tasty treats...and some...well....

  BBQ Beverages Breakfast Burgers Chicken  
  Desserts Fine Dining Hot Dogs Italian Mexican  
  Pizza Sandwiches, Other Seafood Soup Steak  
    Taters   Trucks    

Just Some Of My Most To Least Favorites...At Least, So Far...From Top to Bottom




DOCG Scott Conant - Las Vegas, NV

The Peak



Bern's Steakhouse - Tampa, FL

A Whole Room Dedicated To Great Desserts



Ladurée - Paris, France

So, There Are Some Things About The Frogs I Appreciate


  Columbia Restaurant - St. Pete Beach, FL

Sensational Guava Tart


Al's Corner Restaurant - Barberton, OH

Stupidly Sensational Strudels


Brennan's - New Orleans, LA

Flash & Flavor In The Original Bananas Foster


Cowell & Hubbard - Cleveland, OH

Two Stupendous Desserts


Alinea - Chicago, IL

Three Desserts Straight From Wonka-ville


Commander's Palace - New Orleans, LA

Not Sure What Makes It "Creole" But Cheesecake Is Excellent


  Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams - Columbus, OH

Tub After Tub Of Innovative Frozen Awesome


  Kiedrowski's Bakery - Cleveland, OH

Snoogle & Loads Of Ṻber-Fresh Everything



  Kozmo's Grill - Massillon, OH

Oh, The Cobbler...




Taggarts - Canton, OH

Simply Perfect Bittner



Commander's Palace - New Orleans, LA

The Only Soufflé Which Didn't Make Me Sad



Boyd & Wurthmann's - Berlin, OH

Amish Pie Glory, Crust to Berry to Cream


  DiVitis - Akron, OH

Almondy Sponge From Heaven



The Mustard Seed Cafe - Akron, OH

Less Icing Than Primo's But Best Carrot Cake I've Had Out


  Primo's Deli - Akron, OH

Half Carrot Cake/Half Cream Cheese Frosting



  Xoco - Chicago, IL

Fresh Churros & Warm Chocolate Dark Enough To Make For Coffee




Jack Flaps - Cleveland, OH

Dessert For Breakfast. Absolutely!



A Cookie & A Cupcake - Cleveland, OH

Wildly Delicious Options




Antoine's - New Orleans, LA

Part History, Part Huge, All Yummy


  Comet Ping Pong - Washington, D.C.

Stupid Good Praline Ice Cream



  Balyeat's - Van Wert, OH

Where Else You Gonna Find Scutterbotch?



  Jimmy's Italian Specialties - Youngstown, OH

Perfect Cannoli Plus


  Jean Philippe Patisserie - Las Vegas, NV

Take Your Pick. We Picked Several.


  Yonah Schimmel - New York, NY

Killer Knish


  Greenhouse Tavern - Cleveland, OH

Pot du Creme Must Have Been Good


  Lola Bistro - Cleveland, OH

The 6 a.m. Special


  Charley's Steak -Tampa, FL

Peanut Butter & Chocolate



David Burke's Primehouse - Chicago, IL

Cheesecake Lollypop Tree? One Of Three Crazy Offerings



Pure DeLite Cupcakes - Akron, OH

Tasty Sweet Treats With Less Guilt

  RM Seafood - Las Vegas, NV

The Fat Elvis Is Wild & Scrumptious


  Sinatra - Las Vegas, NV

Terrific Tiramisu


  L' Atelier du Joel Robuchon - Las Vegas, NV

Layers Layers Layers


  Burger Bar - Las Vegas, NV

The Creamy Cheesecake Burger



  The Hartville Kitchen - Hartville, OH

Warm Blackberry Awesome



Dockside Dave's - St. Pete Beach, FL

Oreo Crust & Key Lime Shouldn't Work...But....


  Eiffel Tower Restaurant - Las Vegas, NV

Stupendous Apple Strudel


  Roberto's - Youngstown, OH

Chocolate Bomba


The Black Pig - Cleveland, OH

Funny & Delicious Bacon n Eggs


  Rosewood Grill - Hudson, OH

Even Better Than It Looked


  The Waterloo - Akron, OH

Yes. That's A Cream Puff Next To The Full Sized Pie




  Border Grill - Las Vegas, NV

Pastel Rufina Was Stupendous


Mama Jo Pies - Medina, OH

Passable Pies With Great Fillings

  Chez Francois - Cleveland, OH

Tart With Paired Wines


  Momocho - Cleveland, OH

New To Me Capirotada


  Charlie Trotters - Chicago, IL

Upscale Raspberry Vacherin


  Crave - Akron, OH

Excellent Bread Pudding


  Obrycki's Seafood - Baltimore, MD

Perfectly Balanced Key Lime


  Diamond Deli - Akron, OH

Cakes Of Cheese & Carrot


  Tomaso - Barberton, OH

Fresh & Chocolaty Cookies


  Hodges - Cleveland, OH

Brownie In A Bowl Was Tops



French Loaf Bakery - Columbus, OH

Classic French Pastries


  Bacchus Lounge - Akron, OH

Bread Pudding With Makers Mark Bourbon Sauce


  Sweet Henries - Barberton, OH

Cobbler Saves The Day


  Mary Coyle/Michael Trecaso - Akron, OH

Butterscotch & Banana Sundae. Scutterbotch!



  Milk and Honey - Canton, OH

Turtle Sunday


  Papa Joe's - Akron, OH

Good Cannoli In Akron


  Whole Day Café - Wadsworth, OH

Loaded With Strawberries


  Paralax - Cleveland, OH

Interesting Profile In The Ginger Cheesecake


  Peter Shears - Canton, OH

Chocolate Fair But Not Enough To Redeem


  Crepes DeLuxe - Cleveland, OH

Citrusy Crepe


  BB Kings Blues Club - Las Vegas, NV

Banana Bread Pudding



D'Agnese's - Akron, OH

Bought In But A Good Buy


  Edgars - Akron, OH

Topping Aided Cheese Cake


  Netty's - Sandusky, OH

Floating On Rootbeer & Cream Soda



Harbor Inn - Akron, OH

Nice Apple Tart


  Welch's Dairy - Copley, OH

Tasty Frozen Yogurt


  Mulligan's - Canton, OH

Irish Cream Cake


  Main Street Cupcakes - Hudson, OH

Functional At Best


  Boss Frosty - Wadsworth, OH

Ice Cream & Sorbets


No Pictures Boo...



  Berry's - Norwalk, OH

Less Sweet Rice Pudding Only One I Haven't Hated


  Aladdin's - Montrose, OH

Got The Taste Of Meal Covered


  Blue Canyon - Cleveland, OH

Cobbler Was Better Than Giant HoHo


  Fahrenheit - Cleveland, OH

Mascarpone Stuffed Éclairs Much Better Than Sorbet


  Flour - Cleveland, OH

Dry Limoncello Cake


  Thanos - Barberton, OH

Not Bad Pie


  Heavenly Cupcakes - Kent, OH

Uninspired & Mediocre


  Corkscrew Saloon - Medina, OH

Something's Off


  Darby's 59 - Cuyahoga Falls, OH

Bad Idea


  Crop Bistro - Cleveland, OH

Blondie's Elvis Smokier Than An AA Meeting In The 70's


  American Heritage Restaurant - Seville, OH

Bad Filling Bad Crust


  Washington Place Inn & Bistro - Cleveland, OH

Cones So Salty, Deer Wouldn't Eat Them


  Kiflis Restaurant & Bakery - Cuyahoga Falls, OH

Baklava Is Not Meant To Sweat