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... to Foodie Call. Kate and Gary are two friends who like to get together every now and then to sample some of the best food New York City has to offer, whether it be in a restaurant or in their own kitchens.

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January 12, 2011 ~ 0 Comments


Here, Gary samples the fare at Korilla, a Korean-Mexican food truck.

Can I just say it’s about damned time we finally got an Asian-influenced Mexican food truck? Los Angeles has a kajillion Kogi trucks and we’re just now getting our own version in the form of Korilla? (By the way, if there’s another one out there that’s been around longer than these guys, I apologize!) The first time I tried their tacos, it was when they showed up at the Eater Awards, after I’d gobbled down plenty of food, not to mention putting away a few drinks – not the best way to really get a sense of what their food was like. Since then, I’ve been here twice, once for the bulgogi tacos and the other for the pulled pork burrito. […]

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January 10, 2011 ~ 1 Comment

Bouchon Bakery

In this solo dining adventure, Gary returns to Bouchon Bakery, this time for a meal and not just dessert.

Bouchon Bakery.

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January 7, 2011 ~ 0 Comments


In this solo dining adventure, Gary checks out bánh mì impresario Michael Bao Huynh’s Asian burrito joint, the aptly named Baorrito.


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January 5, 2011 ~ 2 Comments

Classic Shake Shack Meal: A Burger and Fries

Here, Gary talks about one meal that’s become ol’ reliable – a burger and fries from Shake Shack.

From the moment I ate my first burger at Shake Shack, no burger in its classification – classic American fast food style and size – has come close to overtaking the throne. The burger that once held that distinction for me was the one at In-N-Out but this past summer’s trip to their San Francisco location just demonstrated how poorly their burger holds up to that of the Shack’s. […]

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