Category Archives: WV Dining

Where to eat in this Wild and Wonderful state

Cafe Crema (Charleston)

As Charleston is rumored to be getting it’s first stand-alone Starbucks, I figured I should give a shout out to the newest local coffee shop in town:  Cafe Crema.  It’s located in the Patrick Street Plaza and is a proverbial … Continue reading

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Italian Grille & Deli (Hurricane)

Good Italian food is largely the strong suit of the northern part of the state (Clarksburg, Fairmont, Morgantown, Wheeling, etc.).  The Italian food south of Clarksburg has been disappointing, Rocco’s in Kenova excepted.  So, when a friend suggested I try this … Continue reading

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Baristas Cafe and Pub (New Martinsville)

It’s been too long and there are restaurants to discuss.  One of my favorites seems like a good place to (re-)start. Baristas in New Martinsville is the only restaurant I’ve discussed that was featured in the New York Times.  The … Continue reading

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Greenhouse of Teays Valley (well, Teays Valley)

One of the new additions to the 101 list is The Greenhouse of Teays Valley.  It’s hard to claim Magellan status and not try a place like out, especially when it is just down the street. Like Dish Café, this … Continue reading

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Da Vinci’s (Williamstown)

The New 101 list is out (more on that in a bit), so Missy and I decided to try out a place she hadn’t visited yet.  We decided to travel north to Williamstown and visit Da Vinci’s restaurant in Williamstown.  … Continue reading

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The Dish Café (Daniels)

Yesterday was a nice day for a drive, so Missy and I Magellaned our way to the greater Beckley area to try out a place with fantastic Yelp reviews:  The Dish Café in Daniels.  Daniels is a small community on … Continue reading

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Vintage (Elkins)

I think it is safe to say the wine bar fad craze has peaked when one opens in Elkins. Nothing against Elkins, I actually like the town a great deal, but San Francisco is it not.  Still, Vintage looked really interesting … Continue reading

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