Category: Food

Battle of the Lobster Roll – Boston Style

There’s just certain things you gotta do when you visit some cities. And on our recent trip to Boston, 2 Girls Who Travel knew we had to have a lobster roll. And not just any lobster roll. It had to come from Neptune Oyster, a quaint, high-end restaurant located in Boston’s North End. We did

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Coming Soon: Houston Black Restaurant Week’s Harvest the Block

2 Girls Who Travel is excited to share some great news about the second installment of a great Houston initiative, Houston Black Restaurant Week (HBRW). HBRW previously hosted the wildly popular and successful Black Restaurant Week in April, and coming this November, it will host a 4-day event called Harvest the Block, benefiting the Blue

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Grazia Italian Kitchen – A True Gem in Pearland

Alright, you know we love good restaurants and in search of a new fav, we decided to venture down Highway 288 South to exit 518. We found Grazia Italian Kitchen. This gem, which opened in 2014, is located in a shopping center at 9415 W. Broadway St. in Pearland. We opted to try the Dal Mare with sautéed

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Soul Food Sunday at Ms. E-Vee’s

You can take the girls out the south, but you can’t take the south out the girls! During our trip to Detroit, we decided that Sunday was officially “soul food Sunday” and we had to find the perfect restaurant for two southern girls who know good soul food. So we took to the internet to

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Maggiano’s Little Italy Grand Opening in Memorial City

Maggiano’s Little Italy is bringing its Italian-American cuisine to Memorial City and we couldn’t be happier. We were on hand hours prior to the restaurant’s grand opening to the general public to sample some delicious appetizers (including a delicious new bruschetta bar), entrees and desserts. The new Memorial restaurant is the third Houston location. The

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Review: Hungry’s on Memorial

This little gem of a restaurant on Memorial had been calling our name for some time. So what better time to try out their Sunday brunch than during Houston Restaurant Weeks? Hungry’s has a parking lot in the back of the restaurant, but there’s also complimentary valet. When we arrived around 12:30, the restaurant was

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That Time We Almost Ordered Grasshoppers in Mexico

So we’re in Mexico – Mexico City to be exact – and it’s been awesome. This trip was a little different than some of our more recent ones – we weren’t lured in by the pretty beaches and oceans – there are none. And we also decided to visit a place in which English wasn’t

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2GWT Try Persona Pizza: Gourmet Pizza in Less than 2 Minutes

So what do you do when you want a personalized pizza made with fresh, local ingredients in about two minutes or less? Well, we suggest you try Persona Wood Fired Pizza, which just opened its newest location in Humble on Thursday. Persona Pizza has taken the personalized fast casual pizza concept and franchised it throughout

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Weekend in Natchez: Tourist in My Hometown

So when it was time for the Floyd Family Reunion in Natchez, Mississippi, I (Kim) decided to share the beauty my hometown has to offer. When you’re young, you think, “I can’t wait to leave,” but when you get a little older, you realize all the beauty and history that you didn’t appreciate. When I tell

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I-10 Road Trippin’

As half of 2 Girls Who Travel, I (Kim), decided to share my trip back home to Natchez, Mississippi and all that the city has to offer with our audience. But before I share the charm and beauty of Natchez, I thought, “why not share the journey home too?” The stretch of road from Houston,

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