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Dad Dates: Thai Flavors

Dad Dates: Thai Flavors

I have been on a Thai kick lately. I just can’t get enough of it. This time, my dad and I had a few joiners to our normal weekly lunch date: My brother and sister-in-law. My criteria for choosing our destination was something Asian. After doing a bit of research, I went with Thai Flavors … Continue reading

Dad Dates: Zombie Burger

Dad Dates: Zombie Burger

My dad’s wish came true…we finally went to Zombie Burger. I’ve been a few times since it opened last year, and as much as I love George Formaro’s restaurants and everything he’s about, I was not a ZB fan. Maybe it’s because I don’t like burgers, or maybe it’s because seeing zombies on the wall … Continue reading

Dad Dates: Cool Basil

Dad Dates: Cool Basil

This week, when prompting my dad on what he would like to eat for our weekly luncheon, he had a simple response: Need some thai. And so, Thai food it was. We trekked west to Cool Basil, right off of University and 86th, for one of my favorite Thai places in West Des Moines. Although … Continue reading

Dad Date: Francie’s

Dad Date: Francie’s

After a week off, my dad and I were raring to go for our next lunch date. I was in charge of choosing the restaurant this time, and after giving my dad a list of a few places and describing the style, food, atmosphere of each a bit, we decided on Francie’s on Fleur. This … Continue reading