Tag Archives: B Spot

symon on: west side openings, swenson’s, judging next iron chef & why he’s better at cooking than music trivia

Yesterday, a bunch of bloggers from across the country were selected to interview Michael Symon via phone. The process itself was quite fun and I was excited to be included, but also a little weird at the same time. I’d watch him on screen answer my questions, but there was a 5 second delay between […]

q&a with kate krader, restaurant editor, food & wine

As we’re all aware (and tickled with pride), Cleveland is home to not one, but two Food & Wine Best New Chefs. Because of Cleveland’s strong culinary scene and our nationally recognized chefs, I tried for a press pass to this year’s Food & Wine Classic in Aspen to provide readers an inside view to […]

dining out with little ones

I’ve seen the looks. I’ve heard the comments. We’ve felt the tension as we walk past your table and our party of three is seated next to you. You’re out for a nice evening and the last thing you want is some screaming kid about to ruin your night out. Or worse, we are seated in your […]

my first burger

    This week marked two firsts for Natalie: her first burger and shake. While her parents scarfed down the Lola burger, she enthusiastically enjoyed part of the Plain Jane and we all happily slurpped away the chocolate banana shake with toasted marshmallows at B Spot (turns out, kids really do scream for ice cream). The bar has been […]

b spot

“Michael Symon is trying to kill me,” proclaimed Jamie in a recent Facebook status. He went onto explain ‘B Spot two days in a row for lunch, please don’t tell my cardiologist.’ B Spot may not be coveted by area heart docs, unless of course you find one that regularly encourages consuming beef, brats, beer, […]

b spot news

Come mid November, looks like all the baby weight I lost is about to pack itself right back on – and then some. Because that’s when Michael Symon’s newest eatery will open and it’s not a salad and smoothie kinda place. While working on a piece for Cleveland Magazine about another topic, I had a […]