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2020 Bucket List: NYC Restaurant Experience for a Wine Collector

by migmigmig 2 months ago

My brother, 50 and a wine collector, has asked me to book us a 'bucket list' restaurant experience in April. One of our party does not eat fish, so Le Bernardin is out, as well as (to generalize) J...

Please help me. Need a place for my spouse's bd. (I know, I know, how pedestrian)

by Googs 1 month ago

He loves traditional Italian, but does have a sense of adventure. He also really digs game meat. We both appreciate a good wine list. I'd like to take him somewhere we haven't been. That knocks...

Four Days in NYC for Adults Passionate About Food and Trying New Things

by basicg 1 month ago

We are traveling to NYC for Easter week to visit our adult daughter. We live in North Florida and don't have a great restaurants where we live nor do we have a lot of ethnic food choices. We are st...

French Laundry wine advice, need update

by wearybashful 6 months ago

The advice about French Laundry wine all seems over 10 years old on Chowhound... I have reservations for 4, and I'm trying to figure out what to do about wine. I have some fancy bottles langu...

Business dinner near Hyatt downtown with low noise levels

by zerodosage 7 months ago

I am looking for a place near (or a short cab ride, if nothing works), Hyatt downtown to entertain some business contacts. We will have some work conversation so we are not looking for anything lou...

Troquet on South's Summer Wine Sale (Boston, MA)

by BostonBestEats 2 years ago

TALES OF TROQUET (Act 1, Scene 1) Late Sunday night I noticed Troquet on South had posted an Instagram video entitled: "A sneak preview of tomorrow night's opening of our annual Summer Wine Sale...

Looking for a Boston area restaurant...

by Bob M. 1 year ago

I'm looking for a Boston area restaurant for a party of four to have a nice pre-holiday dinner. I like small intimate French style restaurants and we all like very good wine. Any suggestions? Th...

Coquine | Mount Tabor, SE Portland

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

From our snack at Pok Pok Wing https://www.chowhound.com/post/pok-pok-wing-brooklyn-se-portland-1075644 , we proceeded to Coquine, a teensy bistro at the top of Mount Tabor for our "real" lunch.

Birthday Dinner - Casa Mono, Estela, Contra or USC?

by RichBinkle 2 years ago

I realize one of these is not at all like the others. I also am aware that very soon I have to book a reservation as they go up and quickly between 31-28 days out (excluding Contra). My girlf...

ChefsGiving Gala, Sun 11/19, SF Ferry Building

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

Sun, November 19, 2017, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM PST Ferry Building Marketplace Cooking and Pouring for a Cause: wine, cocktails, and food, plus a live and silent auction. 100% of proceeds will go to...

Wine in Chicago

by mattstolz 2 years ago

Hi all! My wife and I are taking a trip to Chicago in October and I am looking for some great wine reccs! Wine as a passion is a new(ish) thing for both of us, so pretentiousness is not preferr...

A couple new high end options in Vancouver tried recently

by tdiddy23 2 years ago

Sorry I don't have any photos or even a memory of much detail to share, but did eat at Mak N Ming and Botanist recently. Since I got a great tip here on Orto thought I'd share a couple quick revie...

Muelle 3 | Malecón – Ensenada

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

When Jaime and I started planning my return to Ensenada nearly five years after my previous visit, he asked if I wanted to go back to any of the places I’d already tried. The casual, harbor-side ea...

Need to find a brewery with good wine

by turbodee 3 years ago

I love craft beer. My wife does not like beer at all, but is a picky wine drinker. This is a problem of course as it is very difficult to find good wine and beer in the same location. We will be lo...

Restaurant recommendations for lunch in Rouen

by caviargal 3 years ago

I will be in Rouen for my birthday in 6 weeks and will be meeting friends for a nice lunch. I am not looking for a Michelin star experience, and prefer nouvelle cuisine to more traditional, rich pr...

Foodie spots near convention center

by kirkaw 3 years ago

Hi, I need 2 or 3 recommendations for good dinners for foodies in Orlando. I am attending a conference at the Orange county convention center and staying at the Crowne Plaza Universal. I am not int...

Rouge tomate chelsea

by sam1 3 years ago

happened to have dinner here this past saturday. i never went to the original location but became a bit of a serious wine drinker over the years so i was excited about trying the new location. its ...

Tuesday Birthday Dinner

by m_montoya 3 years ago

Hi All! Looking to get a couple friends together for a birthday. Specifically a place that lends itself to communal seating(not absolutely necessary), good chill vibe, great food with fried brussel...

Goodbye Troquet on Boston Commons

by BostonBestEats 3 years ago

Having had many stellar meals and wines at Troquet, overlooking Boston Commons, over the years, we decided to take the opportunity to say goodbye now that they are planning to close the original lo...

Dinner before the BSO

by QueenBeez 3 years ago

Not sure if my searching is wrong but all the posts were years old expect for one about the Dumpling house. Looking for a higher end place (not Chinatown/asian) that we can get into before the B...