New York Times Food Festival, Oct. 5 & 6, Manhattan...

by gutreactions 1 month ago

An e-mail from Sam Sifton, food writer/reporter for The New York Times, mentions the upcoming New York Times Food Festival to be held at different venues on Oct. 5 & 6. Bryant Park will be the site...

NYT Food Section

by BiscuitBoy 2 years ago

What the hell happened to the Times' food section? Does anyone like it? There was nothing wrong with the old format...seriously. Suspect they believed making it more "mobile style" is better

New York Times to charge for recipe access

Caitlin McGrath
by Caitlin McGrath 2 years ago

"Unlimited" access to New York Times recipes via its Cooking site and app will now cost $5/week for non-subscribers, and eventually, subscribers may also have to pay extra for access via app.

WaPo Review: Starbucks Unicorn Frappuccino

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

" . . . When a news release identifies a drink’s component parts by its colors, rather than its flavors — well, that’s a pretty telling detail. And sure enough, it is vibrant and fun. But what flav...

Review of 60 Restaurants in NE Philadelphia: best Laban article in a decade

by cwdonald 2 years ago

We all have been somewhat tired of the same writing, arguing about what two bells or three bells means and seeing some of LaBan's reviews as slightly biased. That said, I really have to give kudos ...


by arepo 3 years ago

Wow! Craig LeBan really went to town on this one -- 1 star!! Totally shocking.

Boston's 47 Best New Restaurants (Boston Globe)

by BostonBestEats 3 years ago

Boston's: 47 best new restaurants according to the Boston Globe *** i've been to 8 / 47 (depending on how I count)...how about you? The Smoke Shop or SRV are my favorites. I think I need t...

Restaurant Reviews and Food Critics

by Gastronomos 3 years ago

Love, LOVE this Melissa McCart! (melissa.mccart@newsday.com) This review of Beginnings is PERFECT! Absolutely PERFECT! Reading this today gave me a Big Smile. Flip to page 75: http://edition.pa...

New Yorker profile of Pete Wells

by Blumie 3 years ago

An interesting read: http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2016/09/12/pete-wells-the-new-york-times-restaurant-critic

Laban zero bell review for new Ritz restaurant

by sal_acid 3 years ago

http://www.philly.com/philly/food/20161009_LaBan_review_Aqimero_at_Ritz-Carlton_fails_to_capitalize_on_its_spectacular_space.html Just close it now.

Sunday NYTimes... No more NJ restaurant review?

by chefdaddyo 3 years ago

I guess I didn't get the memo. The Sunday NYTimes always did three reviews: NJ, LI, and Connecticut. I usually read all of them. No reviews at all today. Scoured every section. Anybody ???

Aqimero - Restaurant at the Ritz Carlton Philadelphia

by cwdonald 3 years ago

New restaurant at the Ritz gets panned in one of LaBan's funnier no bell reviews. My favorite part was the concluding paragraph where the table was served complimentary grasshoppers and worms.....

No Globe & Mail restaurant reviews in over 6wks. Anyone know whats up?

by acorn 3 years ago

I am an avid restaurant review reader and none of the Globes reviewers have posted a review since July 16 or so. Does anyone know what is going on? Is the Globe getting out of the review game? Thou...

Bauer Rates a Top 10 in Sacramento

by gooster 3 years ago

Michael Bauer headed to the valley and tried 17 restaurants in Sacramento and picked his top 10 of those he tried. I am guessing he went to those restaurants identified by the Convention and Visit...

Interesting NY Times article on the Negroni

by finlero 11 years ago

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/10/05/fashion/05shake.html I love the idea of using Hendrick's gin and Punt e Mes vermouth. The idea of swapping out the Campari for Cynar sounds a little scary...

Portland's Best Restaurants 2016

by stevewi 3 years ago

The Oregonian speaks! - Portland's 101 Best Restaurants Ranked http://www.oregonlive.com/dining/index.ssf/page/portlands_101_best_restaurants.html - Portland's Best Restaurant of 2016 http:...

Andrea Clurfeld [moved from Mid-Atlantic board]

by fatnut 10 years ago

What happened to Andrea Clurfeld? And how about Don Wilno. He was the guy who would go out with the owner of Pete and Elda's and and do a useless review in the Saturday paper.

Merrill Schindler Stinks!!

by aurora50 12 years ago

He tends to review the same kinds of restaurants, his writing stinks, and he spends a lot of space in his reviews, just writing about all kinds of other stuff (his youth, what he did last week, etc...

Sietsema's Top 100 Inexpensive Restaurants in NYC circa 2003-2004?

by duskofdawn 3 years ago

Does anyone here happen to have a copy of and/or link to Robert Sietsema's list of 100 Inexpensive restaurants in the Village Voice from around 2003-2004? The reason I ask is that I used to live in...