According to our good friends at Dayton Dining, May 28th is National Hamburger Day. Today, we celebrate with this timely article. THIS IS THE UNDENIABLE TOP 35 BURGERS in DAYTON, OHIO. Some are well known icons, some are not. What they all have in common is incredible taste and freshness. Each is a burger in a class of its own. For years, Food Adventures has scoured the Miami Valley, trying different places over and over again to make sure we get the definitive list. We have eaten each burger on this list at least twice to ensure placement, accuracy of ranking and consistent … [Read more...] about The Top 35 Burgers of Dayton
Attention sushi lovers, you aren't gonna believe this. For the first time ever, an all you can eat sushi restaurant has opened in the Gem City. This special place, called the "Sushi Club" has been open for a couple of weeks in West Carrollton. Now, before you start thinking of the side sushi at a Chinese buffet, let us stop you, because you're wrong. This place is more like a Brazilian Steakhouse setup, but for sushi. Actually, it is just a sushi restaurant, with an option to pay $16.99, and order sushi rolls until you are full. That's how it works. And the quality is great !! Your … [Read more...] about All You Can Eat “Sushi Club” Hits Dayton + ** win free sushi **
You may have seen the new Brew & Brews Drive Thru that popped up on 741 across from Home Depot. They have the usual drive thru fare, such as beer, wine, pop, chips and candy. But did you know there is now a full blown pizzeria inside as well? Yes ! The addition is called B & B Slices. Now you can get whole pizzas or slices on the go. Whether customers call ahead or just swing by, B&B is sure to have something freshly made to please your pizza cravings. Yes, a Food Adventure in your car ! HERE'S THE SKINNY: --- The drive-thru joint is called B & B … [Read more...] about Drive Thru Pizza Hits Dayton
Bars are bars right? Well, one new spot that just opened in Centerville's Normandy Square Shopping Center on 725 next door to Big Lots, aims to prove that theory wrong. Mack's Tavern owner, Mackenzie Manley, will distinguish her place with unique eats, and an old school, laid back atmosphere, that feels like home. Mack's Tavern has only been open for a few weeks, but since the VIP soft opening, the buzz and feedback has been overwhelmingly positive. Food Adventures has already visited the bar a few times, and each trip we notice the beer taps keep rotating, and the menu keeps growing. We … [Read more...] about New Bar Opens in Centerville to Rave Reviews !
The Food Adventure Crew have come up with a brand new feature that you'll will see in upcoming months called "KITCHEN ADVENTURES." Here we will list some of our favorite all time recipes that will release the inner foodie in you. We are also hoping these recipes will impress your family and friends. Don't worry, we won't tell them where you got it. It will be our little secret. Our inaugural installment comes to you from our resident foodie mom, Hungry Jax. May we present to you... KITCHEN ADVENTURES: UTICA GREENS Hey all! "Hungry Jax" here. About 9 years ago my husband and I … [Read more...] about Hungry Jax Shares A Recipe From Her Hometown: Utica Greens
DISCLAIMER: You may need a tall glass of milk in order to read about our latest Food Adventure. When the Big Ragu asked Hungry Jax to name one of her favorite places to eat in the Dayton area, she didn't even hesitate to yell out "THE CAKERY!" She went on and on about their buttercream frosting and how it reminded her of a bakery back in her hometown. So when an opportunity arose to highlight this local bake shop for an article, Hungry Jax about bit off Ragu's hand claiming this mission! Sure, Chef House, Big Ragu and The King have had a delicious Cakery cake here and there at … [Read more...] about Buttercream Bliss at The Cakery
Finally, we can let out a secret we have been dying to share with our fellow foodies for months! One of our favorite shops is tentatively set to open at Austin Landing in May, 2015. It is called The Spicy Olive and can satisfy any pallet of needs! This unique tasting emporium carries a large variety of specialty olive oils and balsamic vinegars that are of the utmost quality! And yes, you'll get to taste them all! Looking to amp up the flavors in your kitchen? Need to find your favorite cook a gift? Want a fun place for a foodie date? Look no further than The Spicy Olive ! The Food … [Read more...] about Food Adventure Scoop: Our Fave Olive Oil Store Coming to Austin Landing!
A local company called HouseMade, has been heating up the local food scene with their sauces, particularly the HouseMade Sriracha sauce. Ground zero of this inferno seems to be the Oregon district. Lovers of spicy food have delighted in the surge of sriracha around the Fifth Street area. The cause of the local warming of the taste buds is Dayton area Chef, Leanne House. HERE'S THE SKINNY: --- Chef House developed her signature sauces throughout her culinary career, but only started bottling them last year. Since that time the bottles have exploded in popularity. --- The past 12 … [Read more...] about Dayton’s Housemade Sauces: Taking Oregon District by Storm
Sliders. People either love them or hate them. Only Food Adventures would tackle such a volatile subject. What is your opinon? We need your vote by commenting below, and there is a prize at stake. We ask the question: White Castle….. YES or NO ? One lucky winner will be chosen at random to win a bonus prize. If you win and your vote was YES, you get a Crave Case of 30 White Castle hamburgers. Eat them yourself or give them as a gift to your favorite foodie. If you win and your vote was NO, we can negotiate another burger gift card (Voltzys or Hamburger Wagon, etc). But this is … [Read more...] about White Castle: Yes or No ? Comment to Win a Crave Case of Sliders !
Not "tied up" on February 10th ?? Then you should know that the Food Adventures Crew is teaming with Archer's Tavern and Dayton Most Metro for a one-of-kind Wine Pairing Dinner on that night. Dubbed a "50 Shades of Grape Food Adventure Event," it promises to be at sold out capacity, with tickets being pre-pay only. The dinner is a brainchild of Food Adventures with Big Ragu and the Crew, and is obviously timed with the release of the popular book to movie release, "Fifty Shades of Grey." Archer's was the perfect venue for this event. Partner Dan Apolito and manager Myron Yoder worked … [Read more...] about Archer’s Tavern Announces Menu for “50 Shades of Grape” Event