Tag: oysters

Hummock Island oyster farm tour

On morning walks in our neighborhood, we’ll often see boats checking in on the oyster beds right off Morningside. I always wish they would sell those oysters right here…

Eventide in Portland, ME

When I think of Maine, my thoughts first veer to lobster. But on our most recent trip to Portland, we spent more of our time eating oysters. That’s…

hood canal seafood

I consistently feel like a traitor when I announce this, but I prefer West Coast oysters. It might be that here on the New England shoreline there are…

Maison Premiere – Brooklyn, NY

In 2010 I made my first trip to New Orleans and fell in love, with the food, music, culture… the feel of the City.  Yes (to those of…

john dory oyster bar

As if there aren’t enough oysters on this blog, we went in search of more on D’s birthday. At 29th and Broadway, walking into April Bloomfield’s John Dory…

burger night at match

Clear out a Thursday evening on your calendar, it’s Burger Night at Match in South Norwalk.  Don’t even consider showing up fashionably late… we heard these burgers routinely sell…

bill’s seafood in westbrook

A bit like a summer bookends, I get the urge to go to Bill’s Seafood in May and September. This Connecticut shoreline seafood shack with cash only/ no…

oyster club in mystic

Last weekend brought us back to the eastern edge of Connecticut. Around the corner from the downtown Mystic drawbridge, it’s a short walk to a brand spankin’ new…

oyster saloon

One quick glance at South Street Oyster Saloon’s bill of fare and I was ready to buy a ticket. It’s a good thing I took care of this immediately…

neptune oyster in the north end

As soon as we decided to visit Brent in Boston, I quickly made plans with Miranda. She and D had never met and I knew she would lead…