Snooze A.M. Eatery

This bright and retro Denver-based chain has made it’s way to San Antonio! Boy it’s magnificent.  Snooze A.M. Eatery is an eclectic breakfast and brunch joint that started it’s journey in Denver, Colorado back in 2006.  What I loved most about this place is that the ingredients are all organic and come from local companies and farmers.  It opened it’s doors at the Quarry Market on March 1st, and on March 2nd we showed up and enjoyed the service of the “Snoozers”.

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Expectations Met at Eggspectation

So, it was a holiday and Kevin and I couldn’t find a nice spot to eat a delicious breakfast.  Magnolia Pancake Haus had a 2 hour wait and The Bread Box was closed.  (Which we still have yet to try)  So Eggspectation it was.  This franchise first started in Montreal, Canada and although it is a franchise, I honestly had never heard of it.  We walk in and it was quite a bit of a wait, but it was oh so worth it.  One of the most fancy and modern breakfast and brunch spots I’ve ever seen.  We spent the 30 minute wait drooling over all the items on the menu and before we knew it, it was time to be sat.

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The Magnolia Pancake Haus Update: 29 Dec 2016

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    It all began in 2000, the original Magnolia Pancake Haus opened it’s doors to the San Antonio public and the good word was spread across the city.  In 2006,  it became way too small to accommodate everyone that wanted to enjoy, so a bigger one across the way was born.  There is now 2 locations in the San Antonio area.  If this place sounds familiar to you, it may be because it was featured by Guy Fieri on Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives in 2011.  This only made the restaurant more popular than it already was.  You can find some of the best pancakes ever at The Magnolia Pancake Haus.  That’s not all though,  their menu is filled with other traditional and unique breakfast items that will keep your tummy happy.  Some of the best breakfast I’ve ever had in my life.

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Our beautiful breakfast

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A Scrumptious Supper at Southerleigh

After a nice Saturday of cookie decorating with my family, Kevin and I thought we’d head out to The Pearl once again to try out a delicious restaurant and grab some dessert.  We stopped by Southerleigh, it consists of a modern cuisine with a Southern Texan twist.  It took over the bottom floor of what used to be The Pearl brewhouse.  It is famous for their interesting grub and the variety of beers they have on tap. After dinner, we stopped by Bakery Lorraine right before they closed.  All they really had left were macarons, which isn’t bad… but I’ll get into all of that later.

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A Quick Trip To Bird Bakery

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    After one of our daily morning walks around the Quarry Market, Kevin and I ran by Bird Bakery for a yummy dose of coffee and cupcakes.  My absolute favorite cupcakes ever.  I hadn’t had some in over three years and I thought is was the perfect morning to grab me some.  The best part about this place is that they use all the finest ingredients and everything is always 100% fresh.  It is a no-no in the Bird Bakery world to sell a cupcake that is even a day old.  Everything is made bright and early in the morning for the day.   Continue reading “A Quick Trip To Bird Bakery”