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9 Healthy Lunch Recipes That Will Help You Skip the Drive-Thru

Oftentimes, the hardest part about eating a healthy lunch is finding the time to make it. Luckily for you, all of the recipes outlined below can be made in under 30 minutes or the night before. We’ve...

Saturday lunches in Philadelphia

by Bigley9 3 months ago

Hi folks! I live in the Queen Village neighborhood of Philadelphia and I have recently decided to take myself out to lunch on Saturdays when I am running my household errands. There are lots of pl...

Kids lunches for spring 3 weeks

by ZoeyCovey 25 days ago

The kids are gonna be out of school for 3 weeks i will be watching my niece and nephew during some of that time. I’m looking for fun idea lunch options beyond Chickie Nuggie and Mac & Cheesie. ...

Unfound Neighborhood Restaurants

by Gastronomos 3 months ago

https://www.newsday.com/lifestyle/restaurants/meritage-wine-bar-review-glen-cove-1.40058114 About Meritage Wine Bar: "...They're really trying to revitalize the downtown area of Glen Cove, an...

Where do you eat at the Palisades Mall?

by debmom 13 years ago

Just returned from a day of shopping at the Palisades Mall in West Nyack. We had lunch at the Cheesecake Factory and all the food was cold, service slow and not very good. Any suggestions for som...

Pearl | Petaluma

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

Pearl, features flavors of the Eastern Mediterranean. I had a chance to try it in August 2018 when it was four months old and was super impressed not only by the cooking but the list of libations a...

California Ends School Lunch-shaming

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

" . . . The new legislation, authored by state Sen. Robert Hertzberg, makes it so schools are no longer allowed to serve cheaper, 'alternative' lunches to students whose parents are unable to pay. ...

Abiquiú: Ghost Ranch, Bodes General Store, Flourchild's Bakery, Dar al Islam Mosque

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

Following breakfast in La Espanola https://www.chowhound.com/post/breakfast-la-cocina-espanola-mexico-1086923, I hurried toward Abiquiú and Ghost Ranch.

Recs near Jumel Mansion

by bxgirl 2 months ago

Will be visiting Morris-Jumel Mansion on Friday and plan to grab a light lunch before. The mansion is near 160 Street and St. Nicholas Ave. Any suggestions as to where to get a light lunch in th...

NYC Restaurant Week/Winter: Jan. 21-Feb. 9...

by gutreactions 3 months ago

Here it is again. Participating restaurants around New York City will be offering a 2-course Lunch for $26, and a 3-course Dinner for $42. Do you take advantage? Who on the list seem to have the be...

SF Restaurant Week: Bellota

Civil Bear
by Civil Bear 2 months ago

Hit up Bellota for lunch during SF Restaurant Week. Not a bad deal as the Bravas starter and Arroz Pollito main saved about $11 or 30% off the regular lunch menu. The food was executed well and ser...

Sunday lunch - Montmartre

by SergeA 6 years ago

Hello all, We will arrive to Paris on Sunday afternoon, and it will be great to have lunch after voyage (french cuisine preferred). We stay near Blanche, and it looks like all good eating spots n...

Venice Food Experiences, bakeries, pasta shops, etc (that are not dinner out)

by ciaodog 4 months ago

I will be spending Christmas week in Venice with extended family ages 2-75. We're all foodies but because of kids and Christmas holidays we're thinking about dinner at home most of the time. I am w...

Kolaches @ Caffe Pagato in Redding

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

One more flat white before heading home from the Carr Fire deployment (August 2018). Caffe Pagato sources from a variety of coffee roasters. This time, I had the single origin Costa Rican beans fro...

The Nabisco Royal Lunch Milk Crackers Dilemma

by anutternate 11 years ago

These were the best crackers around and unfortunately have been discontinued after a 90 plus year run. One of the first crackers they made. Oh well my area depleated there supply around 5 years ago...

Yunnan Menu at Mandarin Express (chow lunch report)

by alopez 13 years ago

Four intrepid chowhounds gathered at this tiny restaurant in north Rockville to sample items from their menu of Yunnan specialties. We tried: -Crossing the Bridge noodle soup. -steamed dumplin...

What Can I Make in A Car?

by CaliPenguin 5 months ago

Ok, so I live in my car. I need things that are cheap, but can be made and stored in a car. I have a few things I can employ, like a rice cooker, self heating kettle, instapot (that I'm afraid to u...

Nyum Bai | Fruitvale - Oakland

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 10 months ago

Nyum Bai, the tiny Cambodian restaurant opened last year in Fruitvale and has been earning accolades from the get-go. 'hounds have been following La Cocina alum, Nite Yun, from her early pop-up day...

Zuly's Cafe | Dixon, New Mexico

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

From my tour of Abiquiú https://www.chowhound.com/post/abiquiu-ghost-ranch-bodes-general-store-flourchilds-bakery-1087428 , I took the low road toward Taos. And rushed to get to Zuly's Cafe in Dixo...

One Meal - Santa Fe, NM

by klebb 3 years ago

My wife and I have a sitter for our kids for one night and are trying to figure out what restaurant to go to. We've narrowed it down to the following: The Compound Coyote Cafe Restaurant ...

Recommendations for "French by a Japanese chef" restaurants

by andygottlieb 5 years ago

Returning to Paris for the last 10 days of June. These type of restaurants seem to be my wife's favorite, and as I drag he with me to Septime and David Toutain, I try to find them for her. Two yea...