Monthly Archives: May 2011

Downtown: La Elegante

I finally had a chance to try La Elegante this week. It seems as though all the local foodies and taco aficionado’s had already been there so I decided it was time. It helped that I carpooled that day and … Continue reading

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Killer Fry Bread Tacos at Regina’s Native Cafe

**Updated 7/30/2011:  After hearing rumors of Regina’s being locked up for more than a week I decided to make a run over there.  Unfortunately there we some legal papers taped to the storefront.  It appears that the cafe is no … Continue reading

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Pork is Good

“This is grain, which any fool can eat, but for which the Lord intended a more divine means of consumption… Beer!” –Robin Hood, Prince of Thieves, Friar Tuck Let’s just imagine that he was referring to pork so the quote … Continue reading

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Quick Lunch Post: Casa de Tamales

Just wanted to write a quick note about this locally owned establishment. Casa de Tamales is one of the few speciality restaurants that actually does well at what they specialize in. What a novel idea. Nothing is worse than the … Continue reading

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If Diners, Drive-ins & Dives Was On In The 70’s

The Fresno Internets recently entertained conversation about where the popular show Diners, Drive-ins and Dives would go when and if it brought its roadshow to the Fresno area.  The discussion found here on our favorite local hive (hurry back Mike) … Continue reading

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