Paris Bistro

by arepo 4 years ago

Tonight I felt like a push me-pull you doll. I found a place in Chestnut Hill that serves some of the best food I've had in a while (mine was the coq au vin) and I can never again enter their door...

Fun NYC restaurants to visit for a group of teens?

by Katrenee 4 years ago

Hi All, So my birthday is coming up in a few weeks and I'll be turning 19. I'm in search for some cool restaurants either in Brooklyn or Manhattan to choose from to visit on my b-day. I'll most ...

Buxton Hall Mixed bag [Asheville, NC]

by mustardgirl 4 years ago

With great anticipation, wife and I went to Buxton Hall on a Wednesday night. The decor is outstanding. In fact the whole South Slope area is outstanding. Reminds me of Soma in San Francisco. The p...

Dirty Habit: wonderful food; won't be back.

by zin1953 5 years ago

So, Dirty Habit moved into what used to be the Fifth Floor. It's small plates, interesting combinations of things, and -- for the most part -- quite delicious. I thought the charred octopus was a...

Loud and louder restos: Maybe I'm getting old, but...

by annie 8 years ago

are some restaurants just way too noisy nowadays? I was at Lazy Ox and could hardly speak with my dining companions. They had the volume turned up high with Hendrix blaring. I'm a fan of Hendr...

What is it about noisy restaurants that.... [moved from General Chowhounding board]

by josephnl 8 years ago

What is it about noisy restaurants that is obviously so appealing to many diners? We went to one of L.A.'s most popular new restaurants last evening where the food and service are both wonderful. ...

Terroni: Loud but Wonderful (long!)

Will Owen
by Will Owen 5 years ago

Under most circumstances, when we approach a restaurant that is almost visibly vibrating from the din inside, we glance at each other and keep walking. But we were with friends who had planned the ...

Zeppolis, Collingswood: The Whole Truth

by Bashful3 6 years ago

No exaggeration: the best Italian food on this side of the Ocean. And, Sicilian touch, which is even better. We've been to Sicily three times, and to mainland Italy about 12; I do not say this...

Start a National List of Restaurants that Do Not Support Conversation: What places in your town are no where to meet friends and talk?

by teezeetoo 5 years ago

Just got back from a trip which was, generally, wonderful, but involved several recommended restaurant which we left, without eating, as we simply couldn't converse. It would be wonderful to have ...

London with six year old

by mlin1 5 years ago

Hello! My husband and I will be visiting London for the first time with our six year old daughter in tow. She travels relatively well and is generally well behaved in restaurants. We will be comin...

Noisy Restaurants

by DaisyM 8 years ago

Do noisy restaurants bother you? I've gotten to the point that I won't return to a restaurant even if the food is great, if I have to shout to be heard. I read an article in the Wall Street Journ...

I'm Going Deaf Eating Out in LA

by eatinginsf 5 years ago

Is it just me or are restaurants getting louder? We go out quite a bit to try new places, and I am struck by how loud many new restaurants are. The last few times I couldn't wait to leave because I...

Paralia (formerly Trinity Taverna) on the beach - still too loud/bad service?

by KitchenVoodoo 6 years ago

Wondering if anyone out there has been to this place lately - I'm thinking of going with a friend on Saturday afternoon for appetizers and a drink, but have been put off by reports that the service...


by pace 6 years ago

There are a number of new/new-ish restaurants we'd like to try, but one in our party has a high frequency hearing loss, which makes it hard to hear a conversation in a noisy room. So, we need to c...

Cook goes off the list: TOO LOUD

by teezeetoo 6 years ago

I like the space. I like the menu. I could not hear my companions. So "the ladies who lunch" will return to either Catalyst or the Fireplace where they can have good food and actually visit. Noi...

How loud is Alden and Harlow?

by dlieb 6 years ago

Music from Alden and Harlow has now ruined two Brattle movies for me over the last week. How loud is it in there? Is it at all bearable?

Annisa - Yes the place is small and loud, but the food is delicious.

by uhockey 8 years ago

http://endoedibles.com/?p=2495 …three years ago when I was raving about Nancy Olsen’s bread pudding at Gramercy Tavern a friend of mine told me best version of the dish they’d ever had was at An...

Are Manhattan foodie-worthy restaurants loud or are those looking for suggestions just have sensitive hearing? Huh?

by RCC 6 years ago

There's just too many posts on ISO suggestions for Manhattan restaurants that are not loud and , for my curiosity, it begs the question.

AMSTERDAM - Loud, fun, child-friendly, Sunday night dinner?

by djtooshay 6 years ago

I'm looking for suggestions for an easy, fun, buzzy room where I can go with my brother and his two kids (8, 10) in Amsterdam. Tasty noodle spots, pizza, that sort of stuff, but ideally not tourist...

Highland Kitchen 5pm today,Friday: Pre-Loud?

by opinionatedchef 7 years ago

so many CHs love this place (though i have a hunch most are 20-30) that i feel we should give it a second shot. wicked loud though. Do you think 5pm Fri would get us some quieter time there? (i di...