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Pizzeria Bruno: The Proof Is In The Pizza (SD)

Pizzeria Bruno was the one place I wanted to go during my visit to San Diego earlier this month. Mike Senese, television personality and hardcore pizzahead, had mentioned that it was, "easily the best pizza I've found in Southern California," so...

Unagi Pizza

Went out to dinner the other night in Cupertino to a newish Japanese "fusion tapas" place called Gochi. The place is always ridiculously packed, and their menu is way too long.They had several "fusion...

UM Redux: Di Fara (NYC)

Went out to the Brooklyn pizza institution, Di Fara the other day with Jorge. I don't want to go on and on about this (since there's been so much written on...

We Heart Di Fara

That's it, I'm hooked. The pizza's amazing, but the best thing about a trip to Di Fara in Brooklyn is to visit the divey little joint and watch the one and only man who is responsible for these glorious slices in action. Domenico De Marco, a small little...

Welcome to Brooklyn Party!

As a welcome gesture, my dear newly-wed friends Vanessa and Payman decided to throw me a "Welcome to Brooklyn" Party. Let me tell you- these 2 really know how to entertain!...

Home of the "Original" Deep Fried Calzone

I think I've found it: the best pizza joint in New York. Ok, ok, maybe that is too definitive a statement, and I'm not trying to claim that I've had ALL pizza in NY (I have yet to trek to the middle of Brooklyn for Di Fara), but The...

$100/ 2 Weeks/ NYC: Day 6 & 7

$100/ 2 Weeks/ NYC: Prologue$100/ 2 Weeks/ NYC: Day 1 & 2$100/ 2 Weeks/ NYC: Day 3, 4 &5Wednesday 3/28 Total Spent: $5LUNCH--> $0Fumiko and I had our usual lunch date. I had leftover pasta...

なまがきfest Part II: Jackpot

Ever since reading Aya's "なまがき fest: Jack's Luxury Oyster Bar" post, I had been out on a mission to eat oysters. Which has since brought me to Shimokitazawa's Jackpot Oyster...

Pizza Pizza Pizza Pizza!

Meet Aaron Unger. Performer/ puppet artist/ photographer/ visual artist extraordinaire. World-traveling Jew from Miami. A man bursting with joie de vivre, a culinary maverick and loving husband and father....