Modern Seafood at the Sandbar

After a busy work week, J and I decided to treat ourselves to a nice dinner.  We turned to the Fearless Critic guide for dining inspiration.  Not in the mood for a dud, we chose the guide’s top pick – Sandbar.  All I can say is “wow.”  J and I definitely agree… Sandbar is a top contender for best restaurant in San Antonio.  Certainly it wins the category of best seafood (Sorry Wildfish!) Continue reading


Loving the “Luxury Chain,” Wildfish


I may have mentioned, I am not a fan of chain restaurants.  But, everyone has been raving about Wildfish and I have been craving seafood (preferably something like my Houston fave Pesce).  We also thought we need to give it a try before Darden Restaurants — Olive Garden and Red Lobster’s parent company, and now Wildfish’s new owner — ruins it by “Red Lobster-ing” it.

Upon walking in, we found the decor to be very upscale and trendy – very nice!  The restaurant had a nice buzz about it – lots of people drinking, talking, laughing and having a good time.  Continue reading