Category: African American

Luella’s Gospel Bird (Chicago, IL)

Every once in a while I want some “good food”.  No bells or whistles, just ol’ fashioned good food.  That was my thought process when looking for a breakfast spot in Chicago.  I knew I wanted something sweet and savory, but something that would keep me full most of the day.  I decided to give

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Spark (Washington, D.C.)

When was the last time you were laying down and randomly said, “I want some barbecue.  Not traditional barbecue, but something different.”  Well, that was me this past week when I had a taste for something unique.  Washington, D.C. isn’t known for Barbecue, hell, I’m not sure what D.C is known for.  (Please let it

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Amy Ruth’s (Harlem, NY)

One thing about breakfast is you can’t find “home feel” food just anywhere.  You ever wake up and say, “I want grits, bacon, eggs, pancakes, home-fries, and pork-chops “?  That’s because meals like that aren’t just anywhere.  You can’t go to your favorite Michelin-Restaurant to get that, or your favorite Chinese or French restaurant to

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