About a year ago Sean Burke and his business
partners Shane Valenti and Chuck Vecitis purchased the venerable Derry
Hegarty’s Pub, a place near the Brewer’s stadium in business for 40-some years.
Then came several months
The "OPEN" sign wasn't lit up yet. A woman in the crowd gathering in the little strip-mall parking lot was bold enough to broach the lobby, seeing if she could walk in before the 1 p.m. opening time listed in the window
There are two Mongolian barbecue restaurants in this area. The older
restaurant, and my preferred choice, is Genghis Khan (725 N. Mayfair Road,
Wauwatosa). The barbecue is a tabletop grill topped with a metal sheet.
It's always fun to debate which restaurant serves the best burger in town. Some places that come to mind are Solly's, AJ Bombers and Sobelman's. Another contender, quite unlike the others, is Elsa's—or, more formally, Elsa's on the Park...
In an era rife with corporate fast-food franchises, a zeitgeist within the culinary world has emerged that encourages and favors all things specialty and artisanal. Meaning, the smaller the batch, the better the food. In this spirit, there is a tendency among foodies to dismiss cuisine that is made in the kitchen of a fast-food...