Neighborhood Favorite

Dallas' Cedars Neighborhood Is Home to Great Food and Drink—And the Police

One doesn’t usually consider fun synonymous with the police department. But in the Cedars neighborhood of Dallas, a small set of streets just south of downtown, people fill businesses and offices during...

COVID Safe Restaurants - My fave, Essex

by LindaGriggs 11 days ago

COVID Safe Restaurants - My fave, Essex My favorite neighborhood restaurant has been Essex for years. Great burger, Spanish octopus, lightly battered calamari, and great drinks. Plus they know...

Neighborhood Favorites for Take-Out [split from Yuet Lee in San Francisco Chinatown discussion]

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

I've never been one to order take-out, especially for Chinese food, but I feel I have to support the restaurants that I want to survive these hard times. Where have you been getting take-out (a...

The New Yorker: Trader Joe Wrote a Memoir

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

My years in Los Angeles as a grad student were filled with trips to TJ's in Culver City and occasionally to Pasadena for bargains in French cheeses, imported and domestic wines at 20-30% discounts,...

Pho Nation in San Francisco's Portola District?

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

One of my friends recommended Pho Nation in his Portola District neighborhood. It's been open almost a year now. How do 'hounds like it? Pho Nation 2428 San Bruno Ave San Francisco, CA 941...

Coffee and Tea in Toronto, 2021

by prima 11 months ago

With so many Starbucks and a few Aroma locations closing, and shorter hours, I found myself frustrated while looking for coffee last Sunday, right at the corner near the HotDocs theatre and Pauper'...

University , Wallingford , Fremont , Ballard ?

by kid cha 7 years ago

Hi , Would appreciate recommendations for the above neighborhoods . April issue of Seattle Mag has a readers choice list . What's yours ? Thanks .

In and around Clarkson, Mississauga

by fryerlover 10 years ago

Looking for good eats of all kinds in the area. Love to try new places/foods. I've had good pizza from Jopapa's on Truscott as well as good buns and cakes from Truscott Italian bakery in the same ...

Your Top Recipe

by Proud4life 1 year ago

Everybody has that one dish they are known for- what’s yours? Mine is chicken tikka masala using this recipe (https://cafedelites.com/chicken-tikka-masala/) I practically have it memorized at th...

Homemade Panchan @ Hong's Market in Marina (Monterey Peninsula)

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

The tiny Korean grocery store, Hong's Market, has been around for 40 years. Yet somehow, I'd never stepped inside despite having eaten a few times at the Korean restaurant in the same strip. And ac...

Unfound Neighborhood Restaurants

by Gastronomos 2 years 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...

French Fries top the take-out list: The Daily Meal...

by gutreactions 2 years ago

The Daily Meal did a survey of the most-ordered restaurant take-out dish during coronavirus and topping the list so far is: French Fries. Stands to reason, fries are comforting and versatile. There...

San Francisco's La Ciccia opening for take-out

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

Chowhound favorite in Noe Valley, La Ciccia announced that it is reopening for take-out business. "Updated to go Menu Fri-Sat-Sun this week 4:00pm to 8:00pm From next week Tue-Sun 4:00pm to 8:00...

Best places to eat in KC?

by oklatoma 2 years ago

Hi! I’m new to the area and I’m looking for some of your favorite places to eat in Kansas City and the dish that you loved the most!! Thanks!!

Please help me find an old Devra First recommendation!

by CindySalvatino 2 years ago

I remember reading a wonderful article from Boston Globe's Devra First about a neighborhood, old-school Italian place that was affordable and wonderful. A place she used to go to before she became ...

Top Hatters Kitchen in San Leandro?

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

Opened in April . . . wondering what chowhounds think of this new neighborhood restaurant? Friends held a graduation dinner there last month and recommended it highly. Top Hatters Kitchen & Bar ...


by am47 2 years ago

Ah, fond memories – Ebisu was my neighborhood sushi spot growing up in the Inner Sunset. Please let me know if it's improved over the past few years, as it seemed to decline a bit over the past dec...

Florida - Personal Garden Bill Clears First Hurdle

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

" . . . 'I think when one thinks about the idea of a code-enforcement officer going onto a property that you own and requiring you — under threat of fine — to tear up a garden that you have prepare...

Duke City Foodies, Where Are You?

by jmcooler 4 years ago

Consider this a call to action. I know Albuquerque is filled with Foodies like me. I'm Elite '17 on the Yelp Elite Squad for the city and Ive really enjoyed reading a lot of your reviews there. But...

Happy Hour @ Marston's 101 | Atascadero (SLOCo)

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 years ago

In May before my evening meeting in the area, I spent the day chowhounding around the area. Our food stops ended with happy hour at Marston's 101. Located next to the Holiday Inn Express & Suites a...

A New Junction Roundup

by Jacquilynne 5 years ago

There's a previous Junction round-up here (https://www.chowhound.com/post/junction-surrounding-areas-recommend-776433), but it's starting to fall out-of-date, as things open and close, so I thought...