There’s a new, modern, Mexican-themed restaurant on the Downtown Akron dining scene. And wouldn’t you know, it’s called Nuevo Mod Mex.
Nuevo Mod Mex in Downtown Akron
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Normally, when I stop at the grocery store on a Friday after work, it’s begrudgingly. However, even under the given circumstance of “forgotten buns”, Market District threw me for a loop.
Not only will you find your grocery staples in the old Giant Eagle, but now the updated facility offers cafes, microbrews, made-to-order sushi and pho, in-store cooking demonstrations, free samples, a wine bar, EVENTS and LIVE MUSIC.… Read More
Taking a wild guess here: the village of Navarre, Ohio, wouldn’t be your first stop on the hunt for authentic, funky, retro home wares. But as I’ve discovered time and again on this blog, Northeast Ohio is full of little surprises.… Read More
Oh, scaaaaarry. Seriously, that word resonates feelings of fear (thanks Eli Roth) and ideas of dirty backpackers, at least for us non-world travelers. However, when you stay in a modern hostel, all those stigmas quickly subside. And as Northeast Ohioans, we luck out because we have a great one to call our own: The Cleveland Hostel.… Read More
Canton has its share of dining gems, but they’re often tucked away in our city’s nooks and crannies – off the beaten path or scattered on street corners in the downtown district.
So when word spread that local restaurateur Mike Mariola was opening his third location of the RAIL at Belden Village Mall – ground zero for chain restaurants and big-name retailers – I CHEERED at the news…and an entire contingent of local foodies cheered along with me.… Read More
I’m certain I consumed a stick of butter yesterday. On purpose. At one meal. And I hold our good friend and TAB guest blogger Amber responsible for this. A few weeks ago, she told me and Lisa about a must-try deli in the Highland Square neighborhood of Akron that stacks tater tots and cream cheese on their sammies.… Read More
Last weekend, E and I were headed to his hometown in T-County (Tuscarawas County, for all you northern folks) and had some time to kill and bellies to fill.
Collyn had mentioned Bread Head Bakery in the past, and it went on the to-do list… but then was kind of forgotten.… Read More
I don’t know about you, but stir-crazy barely begins to describe what we’ve been feelin’ in the Floyd household this winter. We’re movie’d out, XBOX’d out, and for sure, polar vortex’d out.
Since hiking, biking, even backyard-playing, are 8″ of snow-melt and a good 50 degrees away, we’ve been trying to pass the Winter blues in more creative ways.… Read More
Nestled away in the Court Avenue alley in downtown Canton, you’ll find the newest restaurant to the area, Tapas 218. The Spanish-style ‘tapas’ restaurant is located in the space previously occupied by Tozzi’s and Fedeli’s. The establishment is determined to satisfy Stark county with a new cuisine not yet offered to this area.… Read More