The Restaurant Gods Deliver on a Lantana Road Trip
Now that I've committed my heart to a non-foodie, it's really up to me to throw out the
suggestions for where we eat. If it were up to him, we'd be eating pancakes for breakfast every day,
grilled chicken for lunch, and a burrito every night for dinner. But recently, we left our selection up to the restaurant gods and were
We walked through the open-air, split-level space to our table. Each chair
The French toast stuffed with an apple, pear, raisin, date, and fig filling sounded appealing, and I was tempted to get the Mickey Mouse pancakes with chocolate chips for a laugh, but I stifled my sweet tooth and went for the grilled hog snapper. Of course, the boyfriend ordered a grilled chicken sandwich (geesh!) that came well marinated and with super crunchy fries. My hog snapper was artfully grilled and served hot atop a generous serving of seasoned rice.
Freelance writer Riki Altman eats everything that won't try and eat her first (with exceptions, of course) and dates younger men, older men, and older men who act like young men, along with locals, tourists, illegal aliens and just plain aliens. Love Bites is a compilation of what happens when her dining and dating ordeals collide. Sometimes, it just ain't pretty.
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