Monthly Archives: March 2011

Eating Downtown Fresno: Ballpark Cafe

** Update: You can read the rest of the post if you like but the word is that the Ballpark Cafe has closed.  That’s too bad.  I wonder why?  Was it an unqualified owner in order their head?  Bad planning?  … Continue reading

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Tsing Tao: Best Chinese Food in Clovis?

The Fresno-Clovis area literally has hundreds of Chinese restaurants to choose from.  I am not counting Panda Express either.  Out of the hundreds, there are probably only a handful that offer anything resembling quality and freshness.  Most offer gooey, fried, … Continue reading

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Fresno BBQ Triangle Part 3: Watts Family Grill

Watts Family Grill is locally owned and operated by a family that’s been BBQing for the last 30 years.  According to their website (they are also on Twitter) they are carrying on the family tradition of home cooked meals by … Continue reading

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Silver Dollar Hofbrau- Eat it!

Hofbrau’s are a dying breed in the valley.  I did a google search and I couldn’t find one besides Silver Dollar from Fresno to Stockton to Bakersfield (chime in if you know of one). Old Fresno closed a few years … Continue reading

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Indian Fast Food in Fresno

Not so fast. I think that’s what this sign reads. OK not really but it sure felt that way. Across the Golden State freeway and Shaw is Shan-E-Punjab. This is actually a retail Indian supply store that sells herbs, rice, … Continue reading

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Is Pane Pronto worth the trip to Clovis?

I’ll try to keep this short primarily because I don’t generally like to eat at chain/franchises and I don’t really want to be mean.  But, being that this blog is about sharing my experience, whether good or bad, it’s my … Continue reading

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Fresno BBQ Triangle Part 2: Smokin Them Bones

I drove from Shaw and West to begin my BBQ triangle throw down at Smokin Them Bones last Monday.  The folks on Twitter have been blowing them up lately so I figured it was worth the drive.  I pulled up … Continue reading

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