I'll admit it, I have a weird obsession with Guy Fieri. I binge watch Guys Grocery Games, Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives, and basically, every show that Guy Fieri is in. I've been to two of his restaurants, in search of 'Guy Swag', and of course, hoping he's there to check on the day-to-day operations. I also may or may not have a life-size cutout of Guy in my house...I Do.
This sounds like the beginning of a 'Foodie Bio', but it isn't. I'm basically the farthest thing from a foodie. My pallet has been compared with that of a toddler. You know, chicken nuggets - chicken tenders if I'm feeling fancy. I like to know what's in the food I'm eating. Oh, that's not because I'm an all-natural kind of eater...I need to make sure there are no onions or funny business in my food.
I know that there are a ton of great locally-owned restaurants, and I turned to the Tri-State Restaurant Reviews group on Facebook to get some fresh ideas. Members of the group give reviews and offer suggestions, so I found plenty to share with you.
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