Restaurant Reviews

Crush Pad Fan posts Scusi Review…

Got something to say about a new food or bev joint in the Twin Cities?  Post it here on Amusée’s Crush Pad.  Send me your review via email and I’ll put it up. Would love more local feedback regarding new Twin Cities Food Joints! A new review from a Crush Pad fan, below.  Here’s what he…

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January 13, 2011

Looking for a Fun NYE Experience?

I have been singing their praises for months now (almost just as long as they’ve been open!)…so I hope you’ve had a chance to get out and enjoy this super cool new hot spot for Wine and Eats in Minnesota. Who?  Nectar Wine Bar Where?   204 Central Ave, Osseo, MN Why?  Because they’re one of…

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December 27, 2010

Amusée Fan shares Wine Bar Review

After months of wanting to get out to one of the Twin Cities newest and most positively reviewed wine bars, it finally has taken one of my good friends  (who also happens to be one of Amusée’s biggest fans) to convince me that I need to get out to Stillwater, MN to try Domacin Wine Bar. …

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October 4, 2010

Eats in NYC

While there never seems to be enough time to actually EAT everything you came for in NY, there is certainly never a lack of exercise burning off what you’ve actually consumed.  After a full adventuresome first day, our next was spent sight seeing.  From exceptional views atop The Top of The Rock (Rockefeller Center), to…

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September 28, 2010

South Minneapolis Food Scene, Rockin’!

If you haven’t been to south Minneapolis as of late to catch any one of our fabulous neighborhood restaurants, you are missing out, my friends!  My small hood of south Minnie is exploding with great flavor, and with so many different styles of cuisine.  It’s surely one hood you’re going to want to spend more…

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August 9, 2010

Gladys Knight’s Chicken + Waffle House

Here it is, the food experience y’all have been waiting to hear about… Gladys Knight’s Chicken + Waffle House Because none of us knew what to expect with our experience, we all conjured up our own ideas as to what it was going to look like inside this Hot Atlanta Food Spot.  I thought I’d…

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June 28, 2010

Aria

Hope you’re keepin’ up on my whirlwind food tour here while I’m in Atlanta…because there’s more! Aria, a sophisticated white table-clothed restaurant located in Buckhead, a small neighborhood just inside of the city of Atlanta, was a spectacular treat of fine cuisine, phenomenal wines and remarkable service.  A food experience that will definitely live in…

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June 27, 2010

HOT-Lanta!

Where fried chicken is a staple, and there’s only one reason why the city has the nickname it has…because it’s damn hot!  When you think you know ‘hot’, come to the south.  With 95% humidity and average daily temps like 90-95 degrees, Hotlanta, is not a place to come if you’re not a heat person.…

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June 26, 2010

Seattle and The Purple Cafe

So I’m in Seattle.  And, I have to tell you, there is truly nothing like Seattle.  It’s such a great city.  Really.  If you’re looking for fun, colorful, lively, fresh and open to anything – try Seattle.  Not only are the steep-inclining city streets fun to walk up, but the peeps that you meet on…

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April 24, 2010

Looking for your own Twin Cities Food and Wine Experience? Head to the 112

In the dead of the winter, when spring seems still like months and months away, all Minnesotans need to enjoy the little things in life to keep them going.  For me, it’s good food and good wine.  Last nite, I enjoyed just that.  With a Saturday nite off, a very rare experience for me, my…

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February 21, 2010
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