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Happy Hour @ Archetype | St. Helena

by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

Archetype in St. Helena offers "Social Hour" on Monday, Thursday and Friday 5pm to 7pm at the bar. As noted here, htt...

Melanie Wong commented 2 months ago

Best martini and dinner at the bar in the village

by kathrynanne 5 months ago

Hello! I’m looking for a place with a great dry gin martini in the Village, or possibly Soho. I’ll be dining solo and...

sgordon commented 5 months ago

Dinner for 1 Suggestion Needed

by bostonpilot 7 months ago

Hi All- I am hoping that you can help me out with a restaurant suggestion. Here's the background: I travel a l...


rhododendron commented 7 months ago

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The Bourbon Barrel | Sonora Gold Country

by Melanie Wong 8 months ago

After striking out with an uninspired dinner at Emberz,

Kokkari - eating in the bar area

by free sample addict aka Tracy L 9 months ago

I haven't been to Kokkari in years, but IIRC there were spaces to eat in the bar area for people without reservations...

free sample addict aka Tracy L commented 9 months ago

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Street Stand Burger @ Don Pistos Tequila Bar | Marina - San Francisco

by Melanie Wong 10 months ago

Order a burger at a tequila bar, why? Well, seven years ago, the original Don Pistos opened in North Beach. The ha...

Bar Seating at Zahav & Other Old City Recommendations

by pbplus 10 months ago

We are headed into the city for a show at the Arden Theatre on a Saturday evening in June. We just made the decision ...

cwdonald commented 10 months ago

Gramercy Tavern, Always a Great Time

by Multifoiled 10 months ago

I just wanted to post and say that for me, the Tavern room at Gramercy Tavern (especially at the bar on a Sunday afte...

Multifoiled commented 10 months ago

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Industrial Eats in Buellton

by Melanie Wong 11 months ago

On April 1, I met up with "toodie jane" at Industrial Eats for dinner. Located in a light industrial zone and housing...

Walk In Bar Menu at Noma Mexico Pop-up in Tulum

by Melanie Wong 11 months ago

Several media outlets have quoted an instagram post by David Chang (Momofuku group) that Noma Mexico would offer a ba...

Melanie Wong commented 11 months ago

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Suggestions for restaurants for dinner

by marshaw 11 months ago

Coming to Ottawa from Toronto the weekend of May 5th. We're staying in the Byward Market area at The Andaz Hotel. We ...

Restaurants/bars in La Jolla Shores?

by cortez 1 year ago

I'll be spending two nights in March at the Hilton in La Jolla Shores. Flying solo, I'd like to be able to walk to l...


cortez commented 12 months ago

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Happy Hour @ The Sardine Factory | Cannery Row - Monterey

by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

When the best thing you ate at happy hour is the complimentary bread, you know things are awry. Last week I dropped i...

First date but she can't sit for over 30 mins

by cjavier70 1 year ago

Hello all. I'm taking an attractive girl that I met at a coffee shop out on a date in San Francisco tomorrow. However...


JonDough commented 1 year ago

Great bistro style in Philadelphia near Rittenhouse Square

by lusignan 1 year ago

I have never been to Philadelphia. Traveling solo for three days and looking for interesting bistro style restaurant...


punkin712 commented 1 year ago

4 days in Auckland, New Zealand

by abigail0729 1 year ago

I'm spending 4 days on a solo trip to Auckland in mid-August, staying in the CBD/wharfs area. Having now realized how...


abigail0729 commented 1 year ago

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Iberia Restaurant in Belmont

by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

A little behind schedule . . . Iberia Restaurant has opened in Belmont. Friends there this week were happy to see the...