re: Portland | Crater Lake | Oregon Coast - Suggestions? - Grits N Gravy on 7/11/16 at 6:51 pm
Since you are staying in Yachats, you need to drive over to Newport and eat at Local Oceans Seafood. It is very good. Roasted Garlic & Dungeness Crab soup, Fisherman's Stew, Moqueca de Piexe, Crab Poboy. You can put your name and cell phone down and walk around the town til your table is ready. T...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Going to Portland, OR next month. Recommendations? - Grits N Gravy on 6/8/16 at 8:30 am
Day trip to the Columbia River Gorge is a must do. Take the Mt. Hood Loop. You can stop and see waterfalls right off the road and go on short hikes. Full Sail Brewery is in Hood River and pretty solid for lunch and beer. It gets pretty crowded. Lots of Wind surfing at Hood River if you are into...
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Lafayette Housing Market - Grits N Gravy on 2/16/16 at 12:35 pm
I'm interested in potentially buying a rental property in the Lafayette area. My thinking is I can find a good deal with the oil industry in the dumps right now. Anybody have rentals in the area that can provide feedback? Or anyone more connected to the real estate market there? Thanks ...
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re: Good cajun spots in Houston - Grits N Gravy on 2/5/16 at 12:43 pm
Bayou City Seafood & Pasta on Richmond is the closest thing to good Cajun food. Seafood Courtbouillon, fried catfish and red beans (lunch only I believe) are both really good. Good seafood pastas as well. Stay away from the crawfish etouffee (too bland) and the Poboys....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Decided on a summer trip- Boston- need some recommendations - Grits N Gravy on 5/21/15 at 4:11 pm
Duck Tour - I typically don't like real touristy things, but enjoyed this. Do it early in the trip. It gives you a good background and layout of the city. Italian food in North End Dinner and Drinks in South End too Freedom Trail - Covers all the historic landmarks. On the 4th they read the Dec...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Your best road trip of all-time - Grits N Gravy on 5/11/15 at 11:19 am
[quote]I've done it with zero penalty from Seattle to San Francisco [/quote] Soccerfut, if you don't mind, what were your stops along this trip? I plan to do this next summer over 10 days....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
Kauai, HI Honeymoon - Grits N Gravy on 2/14/15 at 10:11 am
I've seen a lot of high praise on here for Kauai. I am thinking about a honeymoon here in August. Can y'all give some recommendations on things to do, where to stay, what to see, etc.? That Maui thread the other day got me flip-flopping on which island to go to... Thanks in advance...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (12)