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Ambition Bistro

Ambition Bistro http://ambitionbistro.com/ 154 Jay St, Schenectady (across from Proctors) If you’re looking for a warm, cozy place to call home while visiting Schenectady or Proctors, consider ...
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Orange Mango (Review)

Orange Mango 1614 Central Ave., Colonie, N.Y. (518) 608-4189 www.orangemangorestaurant.com  by Stacey Morris COLONIE, N.Y. – Albany officially has no shortage of Asian restaurants, Thai and Jap...
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Cafe Madison Review (Albany)

By Stacey Morris Cafe Madison 1108 Madison Ave., Albany, N.Y. 12208 (518) 935-1094 http://cafemadison.bmtmgt.com/ordereze/default.aspx ALBANY – For nearly a decade straight, Cafe Madison is awa...
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Que Rico! At Carmen’s, in Troy, NY

Carmen’s 198 First Street http://carmenscafetroy.com/ (518) 326-2064 As an avid Salsa dancer, who learned to move to the beat between the tables of Senor Frogs in Coconut Grove in the 80’s, I w...
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Downtown City Tavern–Review

I’m not a beer-drinker or a pizza eater (mostly to stay away from gluten and calories). The Downtown City Tavern has already built a reputation for having an excellent selection of both. And af...

Dick’s Restaurant, Myrtle Beach (Thumbs Down)

Dick’s Restaurant   Myrtle Beach, SC  They Try, but Fail Dick’s Restaurant, at Broadway on the Beach, lands us a great big no-no. This place—which actually serves decent food—falls d...
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Elizabeth’s, Pittsfield, MA

  Elizabeth’s 1264 East Street Pittsfield, MA ***** (five star) Going to a show, or just looking for somewhere great to dine? Elizabeth’s in Pittsfield is one of our favorite restaur...
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“Aventine”–Visiting LA? Check This One Out

Aventine 1607 N. Cahuenga Blvd  Los Angeles, CA 90028 www.aventinehollywood.com  HOLLYWOOD, Calif. – It’s a little jarring, walking through the giant, castle-like doors of Aventine for th...