Munchimonster

Adventures in Eating & Cooking

New MATCHA Place A La Mousse

Jeujeubee and I discovered something wonderful in Chinatown yesterday…. the Sizzling Ice Cream at A La Mousse!! A La Mousse is this new dessert place that has replaced Audabon (the … Continue reading

February 10, 2016 · 1 Comment

New Year Rice Cakes!

Happy New Year ~ The new year of the Monkey. One of the greatest joys of Lunar New Year is the food that comes with it. Not only did I … Continue reading

February 10, 2016 · 1 Comment

RW Philly Edition: Bank & Bourbon

Let’s be real – the best deals of Restaurant Week are always going to be for lunch. Most restaurants already have a prix fixe dinner menu for around $30-40 anyways, … Continue reading

February 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

RW Philly Edition: Audrey Claire

This year the girls decided on Audrey Claire for restaurant week, a cute little BYOB farm-to-table spot on 20th and Spruce. The trendy open-kitchen vibe of the place gave the … Continue reading

January 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

Post-Match Mediterranean Feast

Hooray!~ I’m all matched into Ophthalmology, my dream career (because I’m pretty dorky and obsessive when it comes to eyeballs, hehe.) So what is a munchimonster to do when she … Continue reading

January 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

Hipster Mexican

Northern Liberties is a treasure trove of delicious, no frills fewd, courtesy of the hipsters that live in this area. This neighborhood reminds me of Williamsburg, Brooklyn during its process … Continue reading

December 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Battle of Benedicts: Philly Edition

Behold: This is the Potato Pancake Benedict at Day by Day. The formidable opponent: Seasonal Eggs Benedict of Cafe Lift. The competition is fierce. The eggy goodness is heavenly. WHO … Continue reading

November 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Remember that time we made peach cobbler?

This post is somewhat overdue… I mean it’s apple crisp season now.. almost Christmas cookie season! But peach cobbler?! Yes… we did make peach cobbler in the summer. Because My … Continue reading

November 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Delightful Gila’s

Last month when I had worked near 23rd street, I¬†would frequent a cute little Mediterranean cafe called Gila’s Nosh. This was a lovely little nook, tucked away between 3rd and … Continue reading

November 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Midnight Ramen

A poor student like me usually could never afford to eat dinner at Takashi in West Village. Premium Japanese yakiniku restaurant… sighhh. But most anyone can afford to come here … Continue reading

November 12, 2015 · Leave a comment