Category Archives: American

Wolfgang Puck’s Cut at Four Seasons, a steakhouse, makes great plant-based entrees

Update March 11, 2020- I went back the next night, after writing the review below, and the actual Wolfgang Puck himself was there. (more…)

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Review: The Playboy Club New York

Update June 3, 2020- This establishment is no longer operating as a “Playboy club” (more…)

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RIP Chef Floyd Cardoz

RIP Floyd (passed away after contracting coronavirus) (more…)

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Tip of the Week: Get a convection oven or air fry machine

February 20, 2020- by Steven E. Greer I bought the Breville countertop convection oven, which they also call an air-fry machine. Fans circulate (more…)

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The fancy salad is where you find flavor (not fried or oily entrees)

February 19, 2020- by Steven E. Greer, MD I just ate a small baby-green lettuce salad with croutons, tomato, sunflowers and vinaigrette dressing. (more…)

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BlackTail at Pier-A closes

January 9, 2020- from Pier-A company: ANNOUNCEMENT: ‪On January 11, BlackTail in New York City will serve its last cocktail. We thank our guests, (more…)

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Trying Beyond Meat for the first time

November 12, 2019- by Steven E. Greer, MD I tried the plant-based Beyond Meat patties that simulate beef. (more…)

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Trying the Burger King plant-based Impossible Whopper

November 21, 2019- by Steven E. Greer (more…)

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Blue Ribbon Fried Chicken

August 5, 2013- By Steven E. Greer, MD The same people who (more…)

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Spago update

October 25, 2019- by Steven E. Greer Two-years ago, I enjoyed my experience at famed Beverly Hills restaurant Spago run by Wolfgang Puck. (more…)

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Review: Wolfgang Puck’s Cut at The Four Seasons Hotel Downtown

Update December 20, 2016- Pete Wells of the New York Times has a bizarre review of Cut. He loved the (more…)

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Review: Spago (and Beverly Hills by metaphor)

October 12, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD I’m in Los Angeles for a variety of reasons and decided to finally go to Spago in Beverly Hills. (more…)

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Super-refreshing sparkling water fruit drinks

August 11, 2019- by Steven E. Greer (more…)

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Review: 12A Buoy in Fort Pierce (Part 3)

Update July 28, 2019 (original version July 21)- by Steven E. Greer Last weekend, I started out heading back to Crawdaddy’s in Jensen Beach. It is a New Orleans (more…)

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Review: Jean-Georges’ Miami Matador and Market in the Edition Hotel

July 5, 2019- by Steven E. Greer, MD I was bored and decided to get a room in Miami for the July 4th weekend. The Edition Hotel has (more…)

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Danny Meyer tours Shake Shack in Battery Park

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How Chick-fil-A makes their chicken patties

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Review: Monterey Fish House

February 13, 2018- by Steven E. Greer I am proud of myself. I can find good restaurants in new towns pretty well. I am on the Monterrey (more…)

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Review: Conchy Joe’s in Jensen Beach

July 21, 2019- by Steven Greer This place is so bad that Gordon Ramsey should feature it on his show Kitchen Nightmares. I had (more…)

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Review: Jean-Georges summer menu 2018

July 11, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD I ate most of the menu at Jean-Georges Nougatine restaurant, which is in the same location (more…)

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