Monday, November 3, 2014

Aya Restaurant

 

We heard about a Taiwanese restaurant located inside Verona Resort and Spa and decided to try it out.

You can order sets, party trays or a la carte from the menu. We had mixed fish and meat ball soup, cinnamon basil omelet, fried chicken with basil, sausage, stinky tofu and ba-wan (dumplings.)

 

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Aya Restaurant

located inside Verona Resort &Spa

phone: 671-646-8888

high chair: yes

The Mermaid Tavern and Grille

 

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“Souls of Poets dead and gone,

What Elysium have ye known,

Happy field or mossy cavern,

Choicer than the Mermaid Tavern?”

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John Keats –1884

The Mermaid Tavern and Grille is another great local spot. One may say it is a “Greek” restaurant, but they have a pretty good assortment of menu items to please just about anyone.

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The restaurant is adorned with mermaid art, from paintings, to sculpture, photographs and tapestries.

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The microbrewery can also be seen from inside. Ask the wait staff what is currently available on tap.

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The last time we visited we got the black pepper crusted ahi sandwich with wasabi mayo and buffalo chicken quesadilla. I also recommend their lamb gyro and Pacific fish burger.

The Mermaid Tavern and Grille is also a great place to hear live local music.

The Mermaid Tavern and Grille

Address: 140 Aspinall Avenue, Suite 101, Hagåtña, Guam

phone: (671)472-2337

Hours: Monday-Thursday: 1100-2200

            Friday-Saturday: 1100-2300

            Sunday: Closed

high chairs: yes

changing table: no

Mommy & Me Fitness

 

Hi everyone, this one is for all the (military/dependent) moms who want to take a fitness class but want to bring the little ones too. Mommy & me classes this November are every Monday and Wednesday at 10am at the Hot Spot. It is a sculpting class and the instructor (she is great!) brings all the equipment. (I suggest bringing your own mat if you have one, towel and of course, water).  I brought my 22 month old and 5 month old. It was great for me, and when the little one got cranky I just used him as a weight. Smile

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