I'm doing a story for the N.Y. Times's E-Business special section about online restaurant guides, like Zagat online, Citysearch.com, own New York Today -- and of course Chowhound.
Generally these are Web sites where you can find capsule reviews of restaurants, with phone numbers and addresses; or more interactive message boards like Chowhound's. Some have extra added gewgaws, like Palm Pilot compatibility.
I'd welcome any info and anecdotes about these and other sites, either here or directly to my e-mail address. My article is NOT confined to New York; any site anywhere is fair game, though I probably won't have space or energy to mention them all.