I have said that there are many food establishments in Lawton/Fort Sill Oklahoma. However I also said there were many many maintaining below average reviews on Yelp. It seems that consistency here is the killer. Consistently below-average food and service in the many opportunities here in Lawton/Fort Sill. In my book, a Yelp average is 4 stars for an average place like Denny’s normally. You … Continue reading The Bad – Lawton/Fort Sill Oklahoma.
Ok, so the story goes like this . . . in reverse. Having endured many obstacles on this vacation/adventure, there happens to be only one bad thing about the whole trip. I know I really hate commercial air travel and the inconveniences it has evolved to be since its inception as an exclusive for the wealthy. If I could take you back to the days when air … Continue reading The Ugly – Lawton/Fort Sill Oklahoma.
For owners Roger “Roddy” and Aaron Browning and staff, the introduction of a fresh restaurant with un-duplicated cuisine in this emerging market has resulted in nothing short of the classic style they have built over the years with the Flying Pig brand. A gastro-pub right here in Vista, CA. The lessons they had learned with their first adventure in Oceanside have resulted in an uncompromised excellence at their … Continue reading Flying Pig Pub & Kitchen – Vista CA . . . a gastro-pub.
As I think of what to write about this amazing artist, while again and again I listen to her, all I can think about is sitting on a country house porch; you know, the kind that surrounds the whole house. Sitting and watching the rail cars pass by. Mark Twain kinda stuff. That’s what I hear in Ruby Boots. Like watching fireworks and really enjoying the holiday … Continue reading Ruby Boots. First American Tour. Another treat.
Ok, with so many opportunities in this town, why is there only one? Niko’s Express in Vista, CA has the only Cuban sandwich in town . . . and it’s good. Hurry before the neighbors find out. Before the guy next door realizes his lost opportunity. Oh wait, maybe this is a challenge to the guy next door. Can he make a Cuban sandwich? Does … Continue reading Am I the only Cuban in town? Niko’s Express – Vista, CA
It wasn’t until the last of our 5-day visit that I was able to put two and two together. Seeing multiple sculptures and the various art work throughout Lawton/Fort Sill during our visit seemed to only confuse us. Then in day four we took a quick trip through Wichita Mountain, more like a canyon (about 2500ft elevation), Refuge and seeing only two wild buffalo, a … Continue reading Lawton/Fort Sill Oklahoma – The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly (whistling sound).