If you live in or around Visalia you've either experienced or heard of the Vintage Press, VP as most call it. Telling from the cars in the parking lot this place looks expensive. Well the LR4U crew didn't let that discourage us so we paid the Vintage Press a visit or two. On our first… Continue reading Vintage Press- 2.6 Stars
Shiny on the outside, could use some TLC on the inside. The LR4U crew took a trip back in time and doo whooped into this shiny diner by the name of Dimples, located on east Main Street. Pulling up you are blinded by the chrome finish of the exterior. This place resembles a 1950's Airstream… Continue reading Dimples Diner- 2.5 Stars
Who is the LR4U crew?A group of friends that enjoy the social aspect of wining (we enjoy beer & cocktails) and dining. We live in and around the City of Visalia and believe in supporting local businesses. As we sat at different restaurants over the past few years, we found ourselves chatting (critiquing really) about our… Continue reading Who is the LR4U Crew?
A Crossfit workout or Chicken Fried Steak for breakfast? Tough decision, I think we will sit this one out and watch through the window. Let's grub!!! Hidden in the industrial part of Visalia the LR4U crew visits The Cafe on Shirk St. It's hard to drive past this place on the weekend without noticing all… Continue reading The Cafe- 3.75 stars
The LR4U crew enjoys hanging out at Tazz and with these guys now serving up breakfast we have become regulars. Good coffee, great customer service and now breakfast. If you didn't know now you know. Tazz Coffee in Suncrest Bank downtown has become the perfect morning hangout to study for class, meet up with friends… Continue reading Tazz Coffee- Now you know.
Left us wanting to come back for more! Stan is a man that does not like change. He likes what he likes and is hesitant to trying new things. Stan was glad he joined us on this venture. Sitting on the corner of Center and Johnson you will find a familiar business with a whole… Continue reading Left of Center- 4 Stars
Sushi??? Stan- Negative. I'm sure they offer Chicken. Stan- Negative. Ok then we'll let you know how it goes. The LR4U crew ventures outside of our comfort zone. We like to think that we are experts when it come to dining out but truth of the matter is we are novice when it comes to… Continue reading Sushi Kuu- 3.4 Stars
It takes a lot to piss Stan off. Congrats Red Robin of Visalia, Congrats.Got my weekly text from Stan, "Robin, remodeled... You in?"The Red Robin at the Visalia "Mall", sure why not. It's mid week, mid afternoon and it's not the holiday season, we should be ok. Guess again.As we walk through the front doors… Continue reading Red Robin- Fails to Fly 2.3 Stars
The LR4U crew is not in the business of reviewing bakery's but we do recognize good customer service when we see it. If you find yourself in Tulare craving something sweet stop in and see the Saavedra family inside of the Guadalajara Supermarket. They are a small fish in a big pond but know a… Continue reading Saavedra’s Bakery
When the LR4U crew heads out to meet up and review a local establishment, it is customer service that is at the front of our minds. We can overlook a lot of things and know that we are all human and we have our days, but when you are in the food service industry your… Continue reading Sequoia Brewing Update- Service Fail