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'America's 38 Essential Restaurants', according to Eater...

by gutreactions 27 days ago

Well, here we go again. Time for lists and consensus...and controversy. What do you think of Eater's 2018 selections?...


hirsheys commented 3 days ago

Outbreak of E. coli Infections Linked to Romaine Lettuce

by Melanie Wong 20 days ago

This morning's announcement from the Centers for Disease Control: "CDC is advising that U.S. consumers not eat any...


therealdoctorlew commented 11 days ago

How Restaurants Got So Loud

by thegforceny 13 days ago

Increasingly a hot topic on this and other dining related sites. A piece in the Atlantic.


PSRaT commented 12 days ago

Barbara Lynch, 20 years later (Boston Globe)

by BostonBestEats 1 month ago

Devra visits each of Barbara Lynch's restaurants, 20 years after No. 9 Park opened:


BostonBestEats commented 27 days ago

San Francisco: Alfred's Steakhouse Sold to Daniel Patterson

by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

"...For now, Alfred’s remains open until its New Year’s Eve finale. Patterson plans to reopen after a quick renovatio...


ML8000 commented 1 month ago

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Ottolenghi Is the Title of New Song by Rapper Loyle Carner

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by Caitlin McGrath 1 month ago

"Blurring the line between dream and reality, it chronicles a journey Carner takes; on it, during a train ride, at th...

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Costco's product recall alert system

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

"It's simple: Be a member at Costco! The store will use your contact information to inform you about recalls appl...

Why no food, not even kale, is 'healthy'

by MplsM ary 3 years ago

I found this an interesting opinion piece on the words used when we talk about food. And, how words in the food world...

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babette feasts commented 2 months ago

James Beard Foundation controversy again...

by gutreactions 10 months ago

While announcing more than 400 semifinalists from across the country for the 2018 James Beard Awards, the group is, o...


gutreactions commented 2 months ago

Is this chef high? (Maine lobster)

by BostonBestEats 3 months ago

Possibly the dumbest thing I've evah read about how to cook a lobstah: "A Maine Restaurant Wants to Kill Lobsters ...


davis_sq_pro commented 3 months ago

Cooking Light stops publishing print magazines

by sallyt 3 months ago

Kind of feels like the end of an era - I used to LOVE CL when I was learning to cook.


CHINADOLLROSE commented 3 months ago

Cynthia Nixon orders wrong

by thegforceny 3 months ago

In a media opp for her race for Governor of New York, the candidate orders a controversial bagel.


ratgirlagogo commented 3 months ago

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How 'Waffle House Index' plays a key role in FEMA hurricane response; 69 percent of Bojangles' are in Florence's path

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by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

" . . . One restaurant that almost never closes or is hurt by storms, however, is Waffle House. The famously resilien...

Street Food Legalized in Los Angeles

by Melanie Wong 8 months ago

At long last, the estimated 10,000 street food vendors in Los Angeles have a pathway to legitimacy. "That means th...


dharmathug commented 3 months ago

USPS Scratch-and-Sniff Stamps

by Melanie Wong 7 months ago

"The U.S. Postal Service’s first scratch-and-sniff stamps will add the sweet scent of summer to letters of love, frie...


gutreactions commented 3 months ago

Portland, Maine "Restaurant City of the Year": Bon Appetit!

by gutreactions 4 months ago

Those of us who have visited or live in Portland, Maine know there is an emerging and thriving restaurant scene here....


gutreactions commented 4 months ago