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CT Eats: Aladdin’s puts the magic in Mediterranean food
The restaurant had a very welcoming aesthetic. Warm colors, plants, and tons of natural light made for a friendly, comfortable, inviting atmosphere — perfect for an impending food coma.
CT Eats: Battle of the barbecues: Does Sticky Lips hold up against Dino?
Just like Dino, Sticky Lips aims to capture the Americana look of old-school barbecue houses off the open road, like the ones in some motorcycle road trip movie. The difference is that Sticky Lips has way brighter lighting and a less-crowded feel.
CT Eats: Osaka, where infinite sushi rolls out onto your table
Also, they have a fish tank at both the Chili and Henrietta locations near the entrances of the restaurants, which I find morbidly hilarious, considering it’s a sushi place. Those poor guys are watching their brethren get eaten. I wonder if fish can shed tears in water...
CT Eats: Naantastic, the flawed Chipotle of Indian food
The options are also pretty much a carbon copy of Chipotle’s options, but with Indian food staples as the content instead of Mexican ones. That means you’ve got an option of choosing between naan tacos, a food bowl, or a naan wrap, filled with a protein base of lamb, chicken, cheese, or beans.
CT Eats: Dinosaur Bar-B-Que, a stronghold of Southern grub in Rochester
On the inside, Dino is a beautiful love letter to shacks and barn houses across the States’ countryside.
Cedar Mediterranean Restaurant (pita) pockets my dollar
$10 nabbed me a beautiful mix of roasted veggies, a little bit of cheese on top, my warm, doughy pita pocket, and a seltzer on the side to help bubble down this delicious Mediterranean feast.
CT Eats: Boulder Coffee, a little South Wedge cafe, rocks
Inside, the cafe is a dimly-lit hidey-hole with old-school TV sets, fluffy sofas, grandma’s favorite loveseats, and tons of table space to sit down and socialize at.