Restaurants & Bars

712904 Posts

Discuss restaurants and bars around the country, and the world, and filter your results to discover the best picks from your city.

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Home Cooking

80031 Posts

A home cook's go-to resource, Chowhound has discussions on recipes, techniques, cookbooks, and so much more.

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General Discussion

35806 Posts

Discuss chow in general, including personal preferences (ketchup or mayo on fries?), national cuisines, discontinued products, and other sundries.

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Markets & Stores

23251 Posts

Discuss national grocery chains, local supermarkets, liquor stores, and specialty vendors like butchers, bakeries, and farmers' markets.

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Cookware

16429 Posts

Offer advice on cookware, appliances, and kitchen gadgets, including knives, blenders, rice cookers, frying pans, toaster ovens, and roasting pans.

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Food Media

11714 Posts

Weigh in on TV shows, blogs, podcasts, magazines and newspapers, recipe sites, and any other food-related media that's out there.

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Kosher

9269 Posts

Kosher food, kosher restaurants, kosher travel options and hotels, kosher packaged foods—get the lowdown on it all, and be sure to add your own kosher tips!

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    9,269

Coffee & Tea

8641 Posts

Get tips on where to buy coffee beans or loose-leaf tea, how to make the best espresso or chai, who has the best afternoon tea or cappuccino, and other caffeinated topics.

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    8,641

Not About Food

6415 Posts

For those between-meal issues.

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    6,415

Wine

5978 Posts

Share, or get the benefit of, wine expertise on Chowhound. Discuss tasting notes, wine pairings, varietals, producers, and more.

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Chain Restaurants

3493 Posts

Share your thoughts on national and regional chains like Starbucks, Taco Bell, McDonald's, Five Guys, Olive Garden, Pizza Hut—you get the idea.

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Cocktails & Spirits

3451 Posts

Read what Chowhounds have to say about distilled spirits—flavors, brands, recipes, recommendations—and share your own boozy insights.

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    3,451

Events & Festivals

2087 Posts

Discuss food- and drink-related events like wine fests, whiskey fests, fermentation fests, cultural fests, and food truck fests, plus state fairs, bazaars, and pig roasts!

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    2,087

Beer, Cider, & Sake

1594 Posts

Join Chowhounds to discuss craft beer, homebrewing, microcider, sake, and everything in between.

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Online Services & Delivery

1272 Posts

Discuss food subscription services, delivery apps for groceries and meals, restaurant reservation sites, and mail-order services.

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    1,272

Cheese

1133 Posts

Discuss favorite cheeses, moldy cheeses, storing cheeses, what to eat with cheeses—anything and everything related to cheeses!

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Entertaining & Etiquette

927 Posts

Discuss all things related to proper manners and entertaining guests, including table linens, host gifts, tipping, how to behave in the grocery store, and RSVP etiquette.

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Gardening

909 Posts

Get advice on growing herbs, lettuces, tomatoes, beans, peppers, and anything else you want in your vegetable garden. Plus advice on pests like snails, beetles, and ants.

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    909

Vegetarian & Vegan

500 Posts

Find tons of vegetarian and vegan recipes, debate the merits of veg/vegan products, and get tips on vegetarian/vegan options for BBQs, toddlers, dinner guests, and more.

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    500

Special Diets

489 Posts

Share your thoughts on gluten-free, lactose-free, nut-free, allergy-specific, Paleo, raw, high-fiber, Weight Watchers, and strict low-carb diets, among others.

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    489

Packaged Foods

489 Posts

See what Chowhounds have to say about Oreo cookies, Entenmann's cakes, bottled salad dressing, frozen pizzas, bouillon cubes, candy, potato chips, and so much more.

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    489

BBQ, Smoking, & Grilling

326 Posts

Master summer entertaining with tips from Chowhound on the best techniques, equipment, and recipes for barbecuing, smoking, and grilling.

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    326

Hotels & Vacations

166 Posts

Food often involves travel—or vice versa. And travel often involves planes, trains, and automobiles. Plus hotels. And resorts. And cruises. Find Chowhound's best travel tips here.

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    166

Crowdfunding & Research

70 Posts

Find out about food-related Kickstarter campaigns, as well as food-related surveys and market research requests you might want to respond to.

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    70

Health & Wellness

64 Posts

A new Chowhound community dedicated to issues surrounding healthy eating. Topics include supplements, cleanses, pre- and post-workout meals, and portion size.

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    64

Site Feedback

8506 Posts

A spot for users to report technical issues, as well as make suggestions for new features they'd like to see on Chowhound.

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