Memorial Day

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Entertaining a Guest From China

by zackly 8 months ago

I’m entertaining my buddy’s new girlfriend from Beijing China this weekend for a cookout. I’ve been told she has no d...


zackly commented 8 months ago

What To Do With Pickled Pork?

by Felliott 8 months ago

I am making red beans and rice for Memorial Day. I'm using Kenji's recipe for the red beans and rice, and Alton Brown...


LorenzoGA commented 8 months ago

Wharf late lunch

by eatgirl 8 months ago

Need to find a place somewhere between Marriott In the Wharf area and Alcatraz tours for a late lunch, say around 2:3...

smatbrat commented 8 months ago

Lunch @ Modern or Dinner @ Jean Georges

by alanadancer 1 year ago

My husband and I are headed to NYC for our annual visit. This falls around a wedding and we have limited dining opti...

Ttrockwood commented 1 year ago

Memorial Day fine dining in NYC

by alanadancer 2 years ago

Sad to hear EMP closed on Memorial Day. Any other suggestions that you know will be serving?


alanadancer commented 1 year ago

Help: Palm Springs Dinner Spots open Memorial Day Monday?

by mcmullek 3 years ago

Hello CA CHs! Scoured your board for Palm Springs recs, but most are 10+ years old and pertain more to the drive f...

scottca075 commented 2 years ago

Coming to Charleston for Memorial Day weekend, how is this itinerary?

by JulesTei 3 years ago

Hi all, NYC Chowhounder here, who is very excited to come sample Charleston cuisine. Here's what I have so far, le...


nofolady commented 2 years ago

Family meals in Bay Head/Point Pleasant

by motl 2 years ago

Friends, My family (wife and I and two kids aged 12 and 9) will be spending a few days in Bay Head around Memorial...


yogi70 commented 2 years ago

Need a little help for in Asheville, NC on Memorial Day

by onrushpam 2 years ago

My sis and I will be visiting Biltmore on Memorial Day. We have tickets for house entry at noon. We have a 2 hours...


onrushpam commented 2 years ago

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Memorial Day Luau at the Dutch

by kathryn 2 years ago

They hold this event every year; menu looks especially tasty this year with huli huli chicken, tuna poke, spam musubi...

Appetizers for a Memorial Day BBQ for a crowd

by AMM2008 5 years ago

Hi, My family is hosting a Memorial Day party for a large amount of people (mostly work friends). I've asked that ...

Sandwich_Sister commented 2 years ago

Orlando- Memorial Day Weekend

by tomatoe 2 years ago

Our family is taking a 4 day trip to Orlando. Can anyone recommend some great, inexpensive restaurants? We will mai...


tomatoe commented 2 years ago

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Getting Blue Bell ice cream back in stores by Memorial Day ‘ambitious’

by mcsheridan 2 years ago

Doesn't impact me personally, as I'm well out of their regional distribution area. I have fond memories of enjoying i...

Recommendation in Cleveland, Memorial Day

by Quebecoise 3 years ago

Hi, I'm going to be in Cleveland for a graduation on Memorial Day, and am looking for a really good restaurant anywhe...


daffodilly commented 3 years ago

Hope this isn't requested to death, but need some ideas for BBQ side dishes for memorial day

by Firegoat 3 years ago

I'm invited to a BBQ. It is at a friend's farm that i've never been to, and about an hour drive for me. She is grilli...

chartreauxx commented 3 years ago

What's for Dinner #301 - The Memorial Day Edition! [through May 27, 2014]

by roxlet 3 years ago

The Memorial Day weekend is upon us, and here in the NE, so is rain. The only promise for sun is for actual Memorial...

mariacarmen commented 3 years ago

Memorial day Pizza drought saved by PintHouse Pizza

by TroyTempest 3 years ago

So, yesterday my girls wanted pizza. I live in centralish Austin, but didn't mind driving to HomeSlice, our favorite...

sqwertz commented 3 years ago

Bucato Serving Evan Funke's Burger Memorial Day (Informal Chow Meet-up?)

by TheOffalo 3 years ago

From ... <<< LATEST NEWS: We are taking advanced reservations for Memorial Day! MEMORIAL DA...


ns1 commented 3 years ago

Memorial Day late lunch/early dinner party of 8

by dragonfly 3 years ago

Thoughts on a place for good friends to while away the afternoon drinking and eating quality food? ... + for sitting ...

thegforceny commented 3 years ago

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