For this Vegan Food Line, Success Is a Result of Following Your Heart

Veganaise has become a well-known alternative to mayonnaise in healthy cuisine, but its viability as a product was not always a sure thing. The parent company Follow Your Heart started as a seven-seat...

Bob's Well Bread Bakery | Los Alamos

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

The delivery van for Bob's Well Bread Bakery was in the lane next to me on 101 on Sunday's drive south for a good bit as we approached SLO. So naturally I was curious about it. The owner of the bak...

Mutari Chocolate: Bean-to-Bar Factory & Cafe in Santa Cruz

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

Last fall, my brother and I stopped by Mutari Chocolate to wait out traffic. The factory-cafe smells absolutely wonderful when you step inside. We decided to share the Tasting Flight, $15, of sing...

Breadbelly | Inner Richmond District - San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

Open since year-end, Breadbelly was my first pick to catch-up over lunch with a chef friend in April. Trying to avoid the crowds, we dropped in mid-morning only to find every table in the small caf...

"STARVING ARTISTS WAFFLE AND ESPRESSO HOUSE," Markham - Surprisingly enjoyable brunch!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 6 months ago

Except on a Cruise Ship, it has been ages since I last had a western style brunch on a Sunday. Today, I decided to tag along with my kids to a supposedly 'interesting' Waffle house in Markham and t...

Bon, Nene | Mission District - San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

A friend just recommended Bon, Nene to me. Opened a month now. These seafood potstickers look pretty perfect. https://www.facebook.com/1723377977917723/photos/a.1757342951187892.1073741828.172337...

A magnificent cafe in Paris?

by Foxeyblue 1 year ago

I'll be in Paris this Autumn and would like to take everyone to a grand (in the English meaning) cafe where they can drink wonderful hot chocolate, coffee or champagne and eat beautiful French pati...

Townie Bagels | Palm Springs

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Last week in Palm Springs, we made a stop at Townie Bagels as our first morning errand.

Gene's Chinese Flatbread Cafe has opened in Woburn today!

by mcel215 5 years ago

It's a nice space, and Gene and his wife were there. The tables are black and the space looks nice, but not overly decorated. I got the #4, spicy. Love how the garlic cooks as soon as you toss...

WARNING! " Ho Garden, Markham ( 16th Avenue/Woodbine ) - Decent food but SCAM ARTISTS at work! Check bill carefully or avoid!!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 10 months ago

Located in the same plaza as T&T, this Hong Kong cafe style eatery is constantly packed, especially during their afternoon-tea hours. Looking for a place to eat prior to doing our grocery shopping...

Neighborhood Cafes

by bear 12 months ago

I looked to post this in an existing thread, but they are all really old and out-of-date. I thought it might be helpful to have a thread for neighborhood cafes that have good coffee and espresso dr...

Fueling Station | Russian Hill - San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

A couple months ago I trudged up Russian Hill in search of working wi-fi to Fueling Station. It opened late last year. The space has been transformed from the dark cafe that used to be here to a br...

Quick: cafe or coffee shop with wifi in Watertown Sq.

by Blumie 2 years ago

Certainly Starbucks is an option, though I'd prefer something on the Main St side of the square. Anything?

Lady chefs in your borough!?

by laurieellen 2 years ago

Hello folks. I'm looking for woman-run kitchens or woman-owned food businesses in food (restaurants, cafes, etc.) in the outer boroughs for a project. Help me out! Many thanks in advance.

Long Meadow Ranch Cafe | St. Helena - Napa Valley

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

The outdoor cafe at Long Meadow Ranch Winery & Farmstead was the next coffee stop of my week in St. Helena.

Frenchie To Go-worst sandwich of my long life

by tming 2 years ago

About one week ago I stopped in Frenchie To Go for a coffee and got in a conversation with a visiting chef from NYC who was eating a smoked veal sandwich which looked delicious and he said it was v...

A FIRST! - TURNED AWAY & DECLINED service and business at an empty restaurant! - Hai Tang Cafe & Take Out, 38 Buttonfield Road, Markham

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 2 years ago

Feeling too lazy to cook, I made a relatively short drive to the aforementioned Hong Kong style cafe/restaurant in the hope of taking-out a simple meal-in-one, ' Fry beef with Tomato on rice '. Arr...

Joe & The Juice | Copenhagen & San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

Not often that I can report on a food business's branches in two different countries. The most recent was visits to Joe & the Juice KĂžbmagergade in Copenhagen and the new location on Howard Street ...

Legends Books, Antiques & Old Fashioned Soda Fountain | Sonora

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

As the afternoon heated up, I ducked into Legends Books, Antiques & Old Fashioned Soda Fountain in Sonora's historic downtown to cool off.

Help - Paris with a broken foot

by picagastronomy 2 years ago

So... the day before leaving for a week in Paris, (first trip in 6 yrs without whiny kids in tow), I have managed to break my foot. Karmas a bitch. Hubbies at a conference so I will be solo....

"DUO" - Best tasting Savory Croissant encountered!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 2 years ago

Sorry for the unprofessional quality of this photo.....I was too busy enjoying and chewing on this amazing creation! :D First off, this savory croissant is so dawn good, it deserves its own post...