Category Archives: paladar

cook like chef rob cabrales: grilled skirt steak w/ chimichurri sauce

This post is the last recipe in the “Cook Like…” series that has been sponsored by Heinen’s for nearly two years. I’d like to thank Heinen’s for believing in this blog and for their partnership. This last recipe is courtesy of chef Robert Cabrales of Paladar. And if you head to Paladar this Thursday, the […]

$1 equals 40 days of water for a child (cleveland chefs join together for unicef’s project tap)

From March 22 – 28, five local restaurants are participating in Unicef’s Tap Project, which brings clean water to millions of children around the world – something each of us takes for granted every single day. Just $1 provides drinking water for one child for 40 days – $1, something most of spend without a […]

paladar improving

Over the weekend we went with our neighbors to check out Peppermint on Lander Circle, the new Thai restaurant from the people who own Mint on Coventry. Sadly, we arrived way too early because they are not quite open yet. Which is how we ended up at Paladar. The place was packed. In fact, I’ve […]

paladar take 2

Since Paladar is close to the office, we checked it out for lunch last week (I wasn’t kidding when I said I’d be a regular). I tried the black bean soup with pico de gallo and cilantro and ensalada mixta with mixed greens, avocado, shallots, pumpkin seeds and sherry vinaigrette. Jamie had the chicken milanesa […]

first meal at paladar

With a bum foot, I hobbled (literally) my way into Paladar for dinner tonight. We tried to go for lunch yesterday, but lunch service doesn’t start until the 15th of this month. First, the decor. Very impressed. Overall, it’s pretty minimalist with some artistic touches. There are decorative stencils behind the host stand and throughout […]

q & a with boulevard blue/paladar head chef

If you aren’t familiar with Chef Matthew Mytro, do yourself a favor and check out his delicious creations at Boulevard Blue or the highly anticipated (especially by me) Latin restaurant, Paladar, opening next week in Eton. Thanks, chef, for giving us a little insight into your world. the top 5 spices that are a must […]

paladar opening soon

Paladar, the Latin restaurant in Eton by the same owners as Boulevard Blue in Shaker, are set to open on Aug 2. I’m really excited to try this place (the menu looks fabulous) – and for Pacific East to open next door in October. Finally, more dining options near my office and home that aren’t […]