Gorditas Durango

When I am in the mood for a new authentic Mexican restaurant, I always start my search in the north-central part of town. The area bounded by Waco, 9th, Broadway, and 29th streets holds a treasure trove of street tacos, menudo, mole, and salsas just waiting to be consumed. My target on this day was… More Gorditas Durango

2014 Wichita Restaurant Week Sneak Peek: Reverie Coffee Roasters

The annual Wichita Restaurant Week starts on Friday and looks to build upon the success of the inaugural 2013 event. With over 20 restaurants and specialty food stores participating, there is a wide range of opportunities to get out and experience some great local food and support a worthy cause as well. Restaurant Week will run from… More 2014 Wichita Restaurant Week Sneak Peek: Reverie Coffee Roasters

Krispy’s Fried Chicken and Seafood(It’s All About the Chicken and Waffles)

If there’s one thing that will keep me motivated on a 20 mile run it’s the thought of enjoying a plate of chicken and waffles afterwards. Until recently it was hard to find this opulent soul food combination in Wichita, but Krispy’s Fried Chicken and Seafood has changed that. This small restaurant is located on south… More Krispy’s Fried Chicken and Seafood(It’s All About the Chicken and Waffles)

Albero Cafe

The rise and fall of Bocconcini at Oliver and Central has paved the way for another Italian restaurant in its place. Albero Cafe recently opened in the vacant space to give Wichitans a new option for Italian food on the east side of town. The interior and ambiance of Albero remains similar to Bocconcini. The… More Albero Cafe

YOLO Grill

There are many restaurants in town to get a burger and fries, so in order to be successful,  an establishment has to set itself apart from the others. Keeping the menu simple and not cutting many corners are two easy ways to accomplish this in my opinion. YOLO (You Only Live Once) Grill is just a simple restaurant making… More YOLO Grill

Jacky Chan Sushi

Just when you thought the sushi boom in Wichita had hit critical mass, along comes Jacky Chan Sushi. This tiny place opened up in the spring of 2014 at Central and Oliver, replacing the small building that formerly housed Sit@Thai Express. What caught my attention about this place was the fact that the sushi chef(who… More Jacky Chan Sushi

Marrakech Cafe(Trending Now In My Stomach: Moroccan Food)

Wichita can tack on another cuisine to our diverse restaurant scene and this time it’s Moroccan. Marrakech Cafe opened up in early 2014 and specializes in food from the owner’s native Morocco. This small eatery is a bit tricky to find, as it’s tucked behind the gas station on the SW corner of 21st and Woodlawn,… More Marrakech Cafe(Trending Now In My Stomach: Moroccan Food)