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Asking people to join you for dinner

by velochic 5 years ago

What is the best way to word an invitation (verbally) to ask people to join you for dinner so that it's understood th...


Indy 67 commented 10 days ago

How much should I tip the delivery guy?

by juice 8 years ago

Ordered Chinese the other day and had it delivered because I was too lazy to pick it up. The order was around $40. ...


lasavage2112 commented 13 days ago

The word Pedestrian and Food?

by sport7 5 years ago

Can someone please explain to me why the word pedestrian is used to describe food and where the origin of its usage a...

Gastronomos commented 17 days ago

Do I tip the caterer?

by birdy30 6 years ago

We recently had a BBQ catered event. $25pp. They smoked the meats and put them on warmers. No need to take orders ...


cayennekevin commented 26 days ago

What do I wear when taking my college sweetheart out on the town?

by hychka 27 days ago

Dr Talbot recently made a comment about hoodies and dark glasses on rock stars in 3*; and, my wife got after me just ...


ferret commented 27 days ago

I'm cooking lowfat for my elderly dog, post-pancreatitis and thought I'd share

by c oliver 2 years ago

My 15 y.o. dog (a Puli) had lost about 20% of her body weight from one annual exam to another. I wanted to get some ...


sldulaney commented 1 month ago

Are credit card payments cheating waitstaff?

by Howard_2 2 months ago

I have a message I would like to post on some forum frequented by restaurant waitstaff. I have not yet been able to ...


MikeG commented 2 months ago

Retire where?

by brooktroutchaser 2 years ago

A year or so from retiring. Seeking a walkable small town or beach community with mild winters, farmers market, upsca...


cavandre commented 2 months ago

Where do you keep your kitchen garbage can?

by stratford 6 years ago

Was thinking about where the ideal place for a kitchen garbage can would be and where most people place theirs. I'm ...


mellisa23 commented 2 months ago

Getting rid of fish smell after cooking...

by Rabbit 10 years ago

Apologies in advance if this is on the wrong board. I'm trying to be all health conscious, which (for me) means ea...


flappergirl425 commented 2 months ago

Picking Up Lamb Chops at Dinner?

by Bite Me 9 years ago

What's acceptable at a nice restaurant? Pick them up? Cut them with a steak knife? If you cut them, can you then f...


rahul_does commented 2 months ago

Should you tip on tax?

by josephnl 8 years ago

I have always been, I think, a reasonably generous tipper. I almost always leave 20% of the total (including tax) in...


Harters commented 2 months ago

Do you have family/friends who don't appreciate good home cooking?

by HighHeels 5 years ago

I am just gonna take a second to vent. I love to cook. I enjoy trying hard things that some people would steer clea...


suburban_mom commented 2 months ago

Do you have a chewing/tasting preference (right side vs left side of mouth)?

by racer x 4 years ago

I am right-handed and tend to favor the right side of my mouth when chewing and tasting. (Not that I don't also use ...


beevod commented 3 months ago

Open Table frustration

by Multifoiled 3 months ago

Has this happened to anyone? I waited up until the stroke of midnight last night in order to snag a Friday reservatio...

Multifoiled commented 3 months ago

Best (Funniest? Wittiest?) Food Quotes

by Pigeage 10 years ago

"Veal is a very young beef and, like a very young girlfriend, it's cute but boring and expensive." - P.J. O'Rourke


jumpingmonk commented 3 months ago

One roach found in restaurant should I call health authorities

by ey90 3 months ago

so I went into one of my favorite joint to get a cup of coffee and as i was leaving to go home I noticed a roach und...


ey90 commented 3 months ago

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