Now Open: June 2014

Now Open June 2014

New restaurants in Huntsville, AL which caught my eye in June 2014. (If you know of a new restaurant which should be added to next month’s list, shoot an email to New Restaurant #1: The Office Break Room and Bar A lunch and dinner destination feature fine-dining inspired dishes at lower price point, a full bar, […]

Best Local, Sustainable Dining Spots

Best Local, Sustainable restaurants in Huntsville, AL

Fresh food simply tastes better. And the freshest food there is, is food grown on local farms, cooked in local kitchens. By removing the need to ship it across the country (or the globe), you get that just-picked flavor AND help boost the local economy. In addition to farmers markets and Community Support Agriculture shares, […]

How to Have a Happy Tummy

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When was the last time you received gastronomic delight? When was the last time you even used that word? But that is just one of the many things I love about The Happy Tummy. It’s one of a kind, from the lovely pink logo to the very creative names of the sandwiches and wraps; there is nothing […]

The Perfect Cheat Meal


I eat healthy about 90% of the time. I don’t necessarily spend my day counting calories, but I am almost always aware of the protein, carbohydrate, and fat ratio on my plate. It’s become a way of life for me and I have to admit I genuinely enjoy knowing everything about my food. I Cheat! […]

Nick's Ristorante


Nick’s Ristorante is fast becoming one of my favorite restaurants in the Valley, and judging from the large crowd on a recent Saturday night visit, word is spreading. As is the case with many fine dining restaurants in Huntsville, its location is deceiving of the elegant surroundings and exceptional food and service you will experience […]

A Night Out at The Eaves


As a long standing tradition, my mom takes my husband and me out for dinner for our birthdays, which are 3 days apart in early February.  This year, my mom suggested we try The Eaves. I had heard lots of good things from friends who have had lunch there, but wasn’t even aware they served […]