Trinacria Cafe

111 West Centre Street, Baltimore 443-759-4082 Now that trolling on Craigslist personals has been outlawed, you’re probably looking for ways to pass the time during this last stretch of winter weather. Gather your gaggle and be ready to indulge in homemade Italian food that satisfies a range of culinary cravings. Welcome to Trinacria Cafe, a casual atmosphere that has a warm and inviting feel the moment you walk through the front door. The staff promptly seated my group and was quick to get us drinks. After making peace with Jesus on a Sunday morning, I felt him smiling back when […]

The Crackpot

8102 Loch Raven Boulevard, Towson Crackpotseafoodrestaurant.com 410-828-105 Given that it’s the season of Lent, we were looking for a nearby seafood restaurant on a Friday night. A quick Mapquest search pointed us in the direction of The Crackpot. While I’d never been there myself, Nick hadn’t been in many years, so off we went for something new (for me), and something old (for Nick). Walking into The Crackpot is definitely a step back in time. As one of my friends stated recently, it is “kitsch,” but in a fun sort of way. My better half noticed right away that a […]

Wet City

223 West Chase Street, Baltimore Wetcitybrewing.com We hadn’t returned to Wet City since the time of its opening. Our very good friends are die-hard craft beer enthusiasts and asked us to come along for dinner and drinks before hitting the Eagle. Sounded like fun to us, so we gladly accepted the invitation. I think the reason we had not been back to Wet City in so long is that we did not enjoy our last meal there, nor are we sophisticated beer drinkers. Nonetheless, it was time to throw caution to the wind and give it another whirl. If you […]