I truly expected to say that the best thing I ate all week was from Mix downtown (Chris Dupont's new place) since I'd had plans to go there, but wasn't knocked out by the food (although the raison-studded bread that my pork belly sandwich was served on was incredible).
I will say the most interesting thing I had all week was the bean pie from Mrs. B's just down the block from there. BTW, Mrs. B's is something of a meat & three and from what I understand they don't serve pork at all, including as a seasoning in their vegetables, which may be good news for some...
Both restaurants mentioned above are in B'ham.
How about you? Maybe let's keep this discussion ongoing. Who had something really great last week?
---pics attached, 1.) pork belly sandwich at Mix, 2.) slice of bean pie from Mrs. B's