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Mario Pacetti February 5, 2015 Comments Off on RESTAURANT CALLA

Well, I hope everyone had a great holiday season. I’m sure we’ve all eaten more food than we should have. I must share the wonderful dining experience I had with my family the other

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Mario Pacetti January 22, 2015 Comments Off on THE CULINARY YEAR IN REVIEW

It’s hard to believe that 2014 has already come and gone. Chelsea and I have tried some amazing foods this year in the course of all our food adventures. I’m a very repetitious person

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Mario Pacetti January 8, 2015 Comments Off on ASIA AT L’AUBERGE

Chelsea and I were recently invited to the re-opening of Asia, located inside L’auberge Casino and Resort, by Kerry Anderson. I have eaten at Asia only a couple of times, and I loved it,

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Mario Pacetti December 5, 2014 Comments Off on GALVESTON

Chelsea and I were recently invited to the Lone Star Rally by my friend Seth Vincent. I knew for sure that I was going to see more bikes than I would believe would fit

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Pint House Pizzeria

Mario Pacetti November 21, 2014 Comments Off on Pint House Pizzeria

329 Broad St. • Lake Charles • 337-419-1931 I had been hearing a great deal of gossip about the new pizza place that opened in the old Rikenjaks Brewery building. Of course, I knew about

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Mario Pacetti November 10, 2014 Comments Off on Austin

I and my wife Chelsea’s food mission in Austin started with a visit to Hopdoddy Burger Bar on South Congress Street. Two of my oldest friends, Brian and Sherard, agreed to meet us, and

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BBQ West

Mario Pacetti October 1, 2014 Comments Off on BBQ West

People who know me and love my food would think that I’m all about sandwiches, which I am. But I’m also a huge barbecue fan. However, I can only think of a couple of

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Mario Pacetti September 22, 2014 Comments Off on MIAMI

  I just came back from a trip to South Beach Miami and Coconut Grove in Florida. We were in town for our friends Dave and Jessica’s surprise engagement party, and I and Chelsea

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Mario Pacetti September 5, 2014 Comments Off on LAGNIAPPE MEAT CO.

So I decided to revisit the Lagniappe Meat Company in Westlake since it’s been a couple of months since they opened. I don’t stop in as often as I’d like, but when I do,

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Dairy Barn

Mario Pacetti August 20, 2014 Comments Off on Dairy Barn

Not too long ago, the Taco Bell location on Hwy. 171 closed its doors, and re-opened in a brand new location a little bit north of their old one. I wondered if the old

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