To invoke thoughts of warmer climates, Tammy and I joined friends for Cuban food at Cafe Laguardia a few weeks ago. The animal print décor is certainly says “tropical kitsch,” but were the plantains and margaritas enough to make us forget the Chicago deep freeze? Listen in and find out.
00:00 – 01:23 The vibe
01:54 – 02:36 Getting in, the accessible restroom at Starbucks, and related comments
02:37 – 03:33 Margaritas!
03:34 – 04:55 Starters: Is that green sour cream or guacamole?
04:56 – 08:34 Main dishes: Squid ink, other mystery fish, and meat
08:35 – 09:18 Some odd desserts and great flan
09:19 – 11:20 Wrap-up & sign-off
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Average price per person: $40
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