Tag: oyster

Brat

Brat

I am well acquainted with the word Brat.  Usually hurled as an almost expletive when I was growing up with my brother, it would not be my first choice for a restaurant name.  It brings back too many memories of rather rancorous arguments. However, I…

Flor

Flor

As my dining companion was educating my other dining friend who does not often go out with the two of us (and probably will accompany us even less now), lunch on Saturday is where the less experienced staff are unleashed on the clients.  This is…

Portland

Portland

When I was a kid, I quickly learnt that storming off in a tantrum rarely seemed to help me.  Screaming, shouting and trying to embarrass the parents would get me precisely nowhere.  In fact, it would be counterproductive as I would then be subject to…