"Hey you wanna join us for dinner?" --Yeah sure... "Ok meet us over at MCL Cafeteria.." --MCL???? What ?? Yes it's true. There is a young movement underway. Slowly, but surely, the nation's seniors are sharing their well kept secret. What secret? They know that the food at MCL Cafeteria is actually pretty decent ! Sure it is a chain and we at Food Adventures conquer the local local local... but damn, Sam, take a lookie here. Yes, there are walkers, people with dentures and mostly soft food. But the comfort food is reminiscent of home made, family get-together … [Read more...] about MCL Cafeteria: Not Just for Granny Anymore
Dayton Most Metro has the full list of the areas fish fry's for 2017 listed RIGHT HERE. Food Adventures has been visiting all of these fish frys each year, for years and we have the scoop on each one. How do we know? Because we actually go to each one and support the causes! Most fish frys serve Alaskan Pollok or Cod. A couple serve Haddock, and catfish ! NO ONE else breaks down 35 Dayton area fish frys like The Food Adventures Crew ... join us... So, cast your nets, throw your bait i, n the water and see what you can catch this fish fry season !! We knock .em down below and … [Read more...] about Full Scoop on the 2017 Dayton Area Fish Frys
When it comes to fish fry, Dayton doesn’t mess around. You may not be able to predict the weather in the winter, but we can sure predict that Friday's mean fried fish, draft beer, raffles and gambling from Jan - April. Over the past several years, the popularity of fish fries has grown tremendously, schools, club and athletic leagues have joined the trend and Saturday’s are often on the schedule now, too! At a typical fish fry, you’ll be able to eat fish and chips, enjoy a few beers, bid on some amazing silent auction items, and play some black jack. Some are adults only, … [Read more...] about Where’s The Fish Fry? DMM’s 2017 Fish Fry Guide
One legendary restaurant site, will turn into another legend this winter. The site of the new Cassano's / London Bobby Fish & Chips will be at 4029 N. Main St. in Dayton. Food Adventures has learned that the site will not only be a new Cassano's, but they are planning on offering an entire London Bobby Fish & Chips Menu. HERE'S THE SKINNY: --- The new restaurant is expected to open in the October/November time frame. --- The site is on the grounds of the recently demolished Old Hickory Restaurant at 4029 N. Main St. in Dayton. --- For you nostalgic Daytonians who … [Read more...] about Cassano’s to Open London Bobby On Old Hickory Site
The Golf Club at Yankee Trace has brought back their fish frys for a limited time this fall, and the Food Adventures Crew has the scoop. The "All U Can Eat" events will happen each Friday night from 5pm-9pm at the restaurant inside the clubhouse. The tradition continues through November 20th, and will return during Lenten season as it has for many years. the hand breaded haddock is some of the best in town, and the fact that it is endless, means you wont walk away hungry. Each dinner comes with endless deep fried haddock, cole slaw and french fries. Here is the down low on one of the best … [Read more...] about Yankee Trace Friday Fish Frys Return
A 50 year old Dayton business thought closed forever, is making a big comeback in a Miamisburg Super Subby's Restaurant. The return of Chicken Louie's menu in Dayton has area foodies going beserk. The fever has hit the Food Adventures Crew, and we have made 3 visits so far. Guess what, we were very impressed! HISTORY: Since 1958, Chicken Louie's has been delighting crowds with their food. Many of you may remember Chicken Louie's and Lou's Broaster Hut that were located on N. Main and on Third Streets with "take out only" format. They were 24 hour places and people drove in from miles … [Read more...] about Chicken Louie’s Resurrected in Miamisburg Subby’s + Wing Dinner Giveaway!
Whether you like the authentic Taqueira style Mexican food, or the somewhat Americanized Tex-Mex food found around town, you can find both options at El Herradura Restaurant. Food Adventures with Big Ragu and the Crew have visited this spot on Upper Valley Pike in Springfield a couple of times. We have been there when it is packed, been there when they had Mariachi Bands, and been there on a quiet Sunday afternoon. One night Dayton Most Metro's own Lisa Grigsby from Dayton Dining even joined us! So this article takes all angles into account. The menu is extensive, and we've tried … [Read more...] about El Herradura Restaurant: Great Mexican Seafood Dishes & More
The #1 Fish Fry as ranked by Food Adventures is kicking off their first Fish Fry of the season on Friday Night !! The place is OUR LADY OF THE ROSARY CHURCH in Dayton who has been hosting these events for over 54 years ! We are the only ones with the scoop on this incredible deal and fun night !! HERE'S THE SKINNY: --- WHERE: Our Lady of the Rosary Church, 22 Notre Dame Ave. in Dayton --- WHAT: Fish Fry - **21 and over only !** ---NEXT: Friday, October 10th & Friday, November 14th --- COST: $13 if you pre-pay at the Parish Office, or $15 at the door … [Read more...] about Dayton’s Best Fish Fry Opens the Fall Season This Friday
Now that Labor Day weekend is over, here are some of OUR labor of loves.. tastefully speaking, of course. That is the theme of this week's Food Adventure Article They are the 30 best foods of the Miami Valley that you probably haven't tried. Little known Dayton Foods that are underground classics. Now that you know the skinny, let's get down and dirty with our Thirty. These are the are the 30 DAYTON MUST EATS You gotta Try, Before You Die: 1) THE SPLIT FILET SERVED WITH DRAWN BUTTER at THE PARAGON: This steak isn't on the menu, so you have to request it. It is a … [Read more...] about 30 Dayton Foods, You Gotta Try Before You Die
Whole lobsters for $10.95?? WHAT? .. No, the proper comment is YES! YES! YES! Wanna take a drive? It is time for a fish, mollusk, and crustacean FOOD ADVENTURE! The Great Inland Seafood Festival takes place this Thursday through Sunday on the banks of the Ohio River. More specifically, the fest is at Newport Landing in Newport, KY. The Food Adventures Crew are the only ones in Dayton with the full scoop on this road trip ! HERE'S THE SKINNY: --- The Great Inland Seafood Festival runs THURSDAY, AUG. 14 - SUNDAY, AUG. 17th. --- The event is on Newport Landing, in … [Read more...] about Road Trip Food Adventure? Seafood Fest in Cincy Starts Tonight!