NachoQuest – No Way Jose Cafe

I’ve always enjoyed the food at No Way Jose. I don’t care what anyone says, they’re mexican is pretty good stuff despite the fact that Blue Agave is practically right next door (not to mention Pop Tacos has awesome burritos etc. for much less) and the “upscale” Federales Cantina is on the horizon. And these […]

Bertha’s Mussels

What: Shrimp Salad Sandwich   Where: Bertha’s Mussels, Fells Point (map) How Much: $9.99 Synopsis: I hadn’t been to Bertha’s in 400 years or so and people had been remarking to me “I heard Bertha’s has been on the slide recently.” Meaning, the quality of food had somehow receded in recent history. But look at […]

NachoQuest – Mother’s Grille

Iggi’s Nachos at Mother’s Grille (1113 S Charles St., Federal Hill). Normally in the $10 range, add $3 for chicken and ANOTHER $2 for guac if you want them. I was lucky enough to hangover-zombie shuffle my way into the place on a Saturday when nachos were half price (from 12-5pm), and they certainly turned […]

NachoQuest – THE MAP

Let’s say you’re driving around Baltimore in your Yaris or something, it’s 6pm and you’re stuck on St. Paul headed toward Light St. and those goddamn people who keep blocking the box are holding up absolutely everything. You glance out of your driver’s side window and note the presence of Cardboard Guy, and then it […]

NachoQuest – The Wharf Rat

apologies for the lousy photo. it was dark and all I had was a cell phone. I sampled these nachos at Wharf Rat (801 S. Ann Street, Fells Point) while meeting some long lost friends. Entitled “Harvey Nick’s Nachos,” they feature veggie or meat chili, onions, olives, shredded cheese, tomatoes, salsa, jalapenos and sour cream […]