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Baril (Rittenhouse Square, Philly)...Weekend in Philly, Part 3

by BostonBestEats 2 months ago

PRIVATE DINNER WITH CHEF GEORGES PERRIER AT BARIL (Rittenhouse Square, Philly) (Posted on my blog, so forgive the...

BostonBestEats commented 2 months ago

First time in Seattle!

by wineaux 2 months ago

Heading to Seattle from Chicago next week for 6 days to visit our daughter who just moved there. Looking for local (...


wineaux commented 2 months ago

Harrisburg BYOB

by dinwiddie 4 months ago

I am attending an even in Harrisburg in May and will be spending Friday evening with some friends I haven't seen in a...


cleobeach commented 4 months ago

Viaggio in Wayne

by paryzer 5 months ago

My wife and I had dinner at Viaggio for the third time this past Sunday. This is an excellent, much needed addition t...


paryzer commented 5 months ago

BYOB dinner at Dumpling Daughter (Weston MA)

by BostonBestEats 9 months ago

BYOB DINNER FOR 11 There seems to be some difference of opinion on the board about Dumpling Daughter in Weston MA....


sallyt commented 5 months ago

'BYO' in Toronto

by Meggers12 5 months ago

Hi all, Hoping you can help me out. I am helping a family member - who lives in Australia - plan a party in Toron...


highlyunlikely commented 5 months ago

Ever take anything but wine or beer to a BYOB?

by joew99 4 years ago

I think, at least in NJ, BYOBs are restricted to beer or wine. I usually prepare a Beefeater martini at home in a...


scubbz commented 6 months ago

Farmer's Market Kitchen (Legal BYOB In Watertown MA)

by BostonBestEats 7 months ago

CUBAN SANDWICH: At Farmer's Market Kitchen 222 Arsenal St (a couple of blocks from Arsenal Mall) Watertown, MA 0...


treb commented 6 months ago

Greater Boston Restaurants with BYOB

by treb 1 year ago

Since the bill passed, I thought starting a thread, so we CH'ers can identify places that allow BYOB, would be helpfu...

BostonBestEats commented 9 months ago

Midway resto b/w PA & NJ?

by shopgirl 10 months ago

Want to meet relatives at a halfway (more or less) point. They enter NJ from Lehigh Valley, PA. We live in Bergen...

jracpa commented 9 months ago

Anyone have a favorite BYO in Northern NJ?

by thestickman1 7 years ago

Please give me some names to BYO's in Northern NJ. I am feeling like I keep going to the same ones and need some ide...


smilingal commented 1 year ago

BYOB in Philly Burbs for special occasion

by Stevefood 1 year ago

I was wondering if anyone could recommend some great BYOBs for my wife & I 10th anniversary? Thank you!

CindyJ commented 1 year ago


by Tir_na_nOg 9 years ago

Can someone explain the BYOB laws in MA for me? I gather you can't BYOB and pay a corkage fee if the place has a liq...

BostonBestEats commented 1 year ago

Looking for a hip BYOB for a group

by mar_cyl 1 year ago

I have a party of 5 and I'm looking for a BYOB that's more uptempo, less intimate. Hip scene preferably. Any suggesti...


urbanfabric commented 1 year ago

Interesting thoughts/laws re: BYOB

by zin1953 4 years ago

Over on the "Spirits" board, there is an interesting thread entitled "Ever take anything but wine or beer to a BYOB?"...


shanm17 commented 1 year ago


by dirtvet 1 year ago

Hi, Any updated lists of BYO places?....looking for a spot for a baptism lunch. I homebrew so would like to make and...


RhodyRedHen commented 1 year ago

Main Line (preferably) BYO recommendations

by CindyJ 1 year ago

I'm hoping to get some good recommendations for a restaurant on the Main Line where we can meet up with friends for a...

BostonBestEats commented 1 year ago

Wine for Chinese Dinner

by chazzer 1 year ago

I am planning on taking a group of friends out to a traditional Chinese restaurant for my 25th wedding anniversary. ...


damiano commented 1 year ago

Krespo's Grill Roswell

by Steve Drucker 1 year ago

Krespo's Grill is a small repurposed building on the vaguely desolate stretch of Alpharetta Street south of Holcomb B...


Enfielder commented 1 year ago


by Russel Shank 7 years ago

Saw this asked of Bmore restaurants. I've never seen a BYOB in D.C. to my knowledge. What's the deal here? Does D....


Phonotfaux commented 1 year ago