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Trip Report

by David Russinoff 22 years ago

I happened to discover this web site last week while preparing for my annual weekend pilgrimmage to New York, a tradition established twenty years ago when I left the city for parts unknown. My or...


by Elliot Brown 22 years ago

Can anyone suggest a particular interesting orchard or farm for pumpkins within an hour of New York City? Bishops, near New Haven, is great, but a bit too far for a morning or afternoon trip. ...

where to go?

by sharon 22 years ago

In a couple of weeks, my parents are taking the kids and my husband and I are going away for the weekend, alone together for the first time in 5 years. (!) But we can't figure out where to go. A...

Soup Nazi Kitchen

by Cheryl Allen 22 years ago

A friend wants me to locate the address for the "Soup Nazi Kitchen" from the Seinfeld TV show. Can anyone help me with the address?

re: Bagels must be small, dense, chewy, dark, and blistery

by George Greenstein 22 years ago

Hey Jim, A message from "The Jewish Baker" Blistery? When unbaked bagels are left over in the bakery they are stored under refrigeration. Often, bagel bakeries prepare extra bagels to be bake...


by Jake Klisivitch 22 years ago

I'm in the market for some new pots and pans, especially an oven-proof skillet. Any suggestions?

I need a place for a 70th birthday dinner....

by Lisa R. 22 years ago

...but it comes with a lot of "buts"; my parents are adventurous but not totally open; they do not eat pork or shellfish, so it must be fish or poultry heavy, and not so expensive that they will...

Great Cheap Places

by Jen Volk 22 years ago

My aunt and her 2 kids are coming to NYC over Thanksgiving and want to know what are the best cheap restaurants to goto while they're in town. Can anybody help out?

Restaurant size

by Jeremy Osner 22 years ago

I'm wondering how you all feel about big restaurants. I've noticed a lot of people writing about USqC, Gramercy Tavern, Gotham -- When I go into a big dining room it usually makes me uncomfortab...

How do they Do It?

by Ruth hirsch 22 years ago

I can't figure this out...... can you??? please send answers tomy e-mail directly, thanks! We've started having chinese Buffets. and several are fine....... incredibly.... afordable, and include s...

Restaurant Size/ USC

by Michele Fuchs 22 years ago

I am so surprised that you did not like Union Square Cafe. It happens to be one of my favorites! I am also confused by your problem with the size. I don't think it is a large restaurant. There a...

Pizza continued--Polistina's

by Dan Sonenberg 22 years ago

After all this pizza talk I was happy to be invited out last night to Polistina's. Overall I was pleasantly surprised. We had a regular large pie, and it really fired well on all cylinders. E...

Lost in Prague.

by Bob 22 years ago

Being held hostage and forced to drink Pilsner Urquell! Send help... money...

Dishing up insects

by Dishing up insects 22 years ago

ABC news currently has an interesting page up which should be of interest to all chowhounds -- its is on eating insects, with recipes which seem skewed towards katytids. I liked the recipe for ...

food co-op

by pat hammond 22 years ago

I'm hoping to help a friend in Manhattan. She read about a produce co-op in the NY Times a while back. This outfit delivers fresh produce to people in NY City. Of course, one has to join the ...

Magic Hat

by Elisa Davis 22 years ago

I'm in Vermont, staying near the Magic Hat brewery. So far, I've sampled Hocus Pocus, which is great --appears to be seasonal, or at least new--and Blind Faith, which is IPA-esque and I don't like...

Funny story

by Jeremy Osner 22 years ago

There is a funny story at http://www.infobeat.com/stories/cgi/story.cgi?id=255531 6853-3c6 about odd dishes customers order at expensive restaurants. My favorite is of someone ordering beluga ca...


by Tina 22 years ago

I see a lot of people have eaten at the Soup Kitchen. Has anyone tried the Daily Soup? The sengelese peanut soup is outrageous. I would love some comments about The Daily Soup.

Madison Sqaure Garden Restaurants

by Barbara D. 22 years ago

I'll be attending a concert at Madison Square Garden on 8/6. Can anyone recommend a good, moderate $$ nearby restaurant for a pre-show dinner?

Blue Ribbon Bakery

by Jim Leff 22 years ago

I just went to Blue Ribbon Bakery...check out my impressions in the What Jim Had For Dinner Last Night section ([BROKEN LINK REMOVED]). Sorry I'm not posting more...life keeps getting in the w...

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