Munchimonster

Adventures in Eating & Cooking

Waffles Incaffeinated

10/23: After a failed attempt to get a large group of people over to¬†Waffles Incaffeinated for brunch, it was so lucky for both Gulnarnarnar and me to be free Thursday … Continue reading

December 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Deluca’s for Breakfast, an Unexpected Treat!

10/17: Resident’s lecture started late this morning and I’m sick of cafeteria food, so what better place to get breakfast than in the Strip District? My original plan was to … Continue reading

December 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Brunch & Street Sweets at Strip District

10/12: First Sunday in Pitt, we got a group together for brunch at Cafe Raymond in the Strip District. Not exactly the cute sit-down restaurant I had in mind, but … Continue reading

December 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Bright & Sugary Sabrina’s

In addition to the completed avant-garde science building on Drexel’s campus this year, they also tore down the old Ross Commons and replaced it with the third Sabrina’s Cafe in … Continue reading

October 5, 2011 · 3 Comments

Birthday Brunch of Japanese Sweets!

I enjoyed a lovely birthday brunch with Unnie today, at Kyoto-fu, which serves top-quality, artisan Japanese desserts perfect for saccharophiles like me! I don’t mean to toot the horn too … Continue reading

December 12, 2010 · 2 Comments

Green Eggs and Pastel Pancakes!

Nothing beats sleeping over with close friends on a Friday night, except waking up the next morning to make brunch with them. It was truly worth the confusing transfer, the … Continue reading

September 13, 2010 · Leave a comment

First Dim Sum in Philly!

On Sunday, Ninja-Kitty and I got up early to enjoy Sunday brunch, Hong Kong style. We went to Ocean Harbor for dim sum, supposedly one of the best places in … Continue reading

August 24, 2010 · 1 Comment

Crepes Comparison

On my quest to withdraw cash at 7-Eleven, I strategically stopped by Hagerty Library to glimpse at the food trucks, not expecting much. But alas, I found a jewel among … Continue reading

July 14, 2010 · 2 Comments

Dim Sum: East v. West

Back in the city again for Mother’s Day!!! So my family went to Ocean Jewel, now known as Asian Jewel (odd name change since Ocean Jewel makes more sense… but … Continue reading

May 9, 2010 · 1 Comment

International House of Pancakes

I had no idea that IHOP stood for International House of Pancakes… but I did know that they have a name for serving some darn good pancakes, and boy were … Continue reading

February 4, 2010 · 1 Comment