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[18 Mar 2011 | No Comment | 2,101 views | Editor's Picks, Restaurant Reviews, featured]
Da Hotdog King Is Seriously Good Eats

One of the newest sidewalk vendors to pop up on the streets of downtown Salt Lake is Da Hotdog King. Much like the ubiquitous hot dog vendors in larger cities like New York and Chicago, Da Hotdog King delivers a tasty snack or a quick lunch, of the grilled meat variety. However, this hot dog cart offers much more than a boiled dog in a steamed bun.
Troy, the owner of Da Hotdog King, originally…

[17 Mar 2011 | One Comment | 1,287 views | Restaurant Reviews, headline]
Bambara Restaurant at Hotel Monaco

Of course such a hip swanky hotel has a stylish restaurant.  Why have I not been here before?  I guess my best explanation is that there’s is such a growing amount of fine dining restaurants in Salt Lake that its hard to keep up, especially if you’re on a budget, which I am.
Bambara is a perfect balance of modernity and comfort.  You’ll sit back in houndstooth, high-back booths and enjoy the familiar foods of grilled cheese…

[15 Mar 2011 | 11 Comments | 6,386 views | Editor's Picks, Restaurant Reviews]
9th South Delicatessen Review – True East Coast Deli Flavors Come to 9th & 9th

I was truly excited when I heard about the opening of a Jewish deli just up the street from my office, at 9th & 9th. Immediately I was craving matzo ball soup and some warm pastrami…I told my colleague it was time to take an early lunch.

9th South Deli is located just east of Great Harvest in a remodeled home – not your typical Jewish Deli location by any means. This deli has a…

[9 Mar 2011 | 2 Comments | 18,034 views | Foodie Love]
Shanghai Cafe Takeout Menu

I wanted to place a takeout order at Shanghai Cafe the other day, and I couldn’t find their full menu online anywhere. They have some of the best vegetarian Chinese, Vietnamese, and noodle dishes in the valley, but I was stuck having to run over there, place my order, and then wait around while it was prepared. Not the most efficient way to order takeout.
So, for everyone out there also looking for their to-go…