Restaurant Intel

Take 5: The Best West Village Eats Near Stonewall for Pride

“Get out of my way, I’m gay!”—me, during June as I barrel my way into bars and restaurants around the city. Okay, who am I kidding? This is me every month of the year, except Pride is my current excuse...

Wood-cooked barbecue in DC

by dcbbq 2 months ago

I’m looking for all places in the DC metro that make barbecue with wood and/or charcoal only. That is, places with no gas or electric backup for cooking the meat. Thanks in advance!

Local Boston Restaurants - where would you head back to first?

by kayreed 28 days ago

DH and I will be visiting Boston in late June We like to find restaurants using the Calvin Trillin method (i.e. asking a local "if you were beamed to Antartica for 6 months, then found yourself bac...

Moccione & other Italian restaurant recommendations (Montreal)

by chattycathy2000 2 months ago

Would like some feedback on that tiny Italian restaurant MOCCIONE in Villeray. Went by last week and it was jam-packed. I hear it's old team from TOQUE'! that got together and opened this place wit...

Anyone serve Lionfish?

by snacksmagee 2 days ago

Any known locations that serve lionfish in San Diego?

Your #1 can't miss restaurant in Las Vegas

by kickerconspiracy 1 year ago

Any cuisine. Any price. I've been to Lotus of Siam, Raku, and Edomae on prior visits, and dining at e tomorrow. Hook me up with your best recommendation!

Animal fat in El Pollo Loco

by jtanida 4 days ago

Verified w El Pollo Loco Customer Service their Rice & Beans are cooked without any Animal products. Great news for us Vegetarians.

New Mexico's Culinary Treasures Trail in Raton NM

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

Wondering what chowhounds' opinions are of the New Mexico Culinary Treasures Trail. The intent seems to be to highlight the tried and true, or in its own words: "Here, we celebrate restaurants t...



by chowchapnation 7 days ago

Restaurant recommendation for nice dining in Reims and Champagne area?

Taste @ Hong Kong, Chantilly, has cart-service dim sum -- anyone tried it?

Bob W
by Bob W 6 days ago

We plan to go when our next dim sum craving strikes since it's so much closer than Falls Church for us.

Bard on the Beach, Chinatown? Best of Vancouver

by SueFH 8 days ago

Hi there, Chicagoans hitting Vancouver for the first time in early August. I’ve searched but the vast majority of posts I found were REALLLY old. So here I am seeking great food advice from the gr...

Taco Temple is open in SLO!

by foodcache 2 months ago

Just learned it finally opened. Anyone tried it yet? Comments welcome, please--though I do intend to get the scallop tacos there asap. Thanks!

Want to eat where the locals eat on our Cruise to Alaska

by twilkins 1 year ago

My family and I are going on a cruise to Alaska, this will be our second. We would like to know where the locals eat in Ketchikan, Juneau, Skagway and Victoria, B.C. We get a little tired of the ...

Vermont culinary/beer destinations

by Phil_A_Mignon 14 days ago

I am planning a surprise trip to Vermont with my wife for our 17th Wedding Anniversary in October. The only reason my wife and I really travel, is for food and drink. We'll be flying into Burlingto...

Garces is still at it?

by cgarner 12 days ago

Joseph & Curtis Custom Wine Cellar posted on FB yesterday that "Super" Iron Chef Jose Garces is opening this weekend in New Hope. The restaurant is called Stella and it's located in the Playhouse ...

Armando Al Pantheon vs Cesare Al Casaletto

by jcoves73 1 month ago

I have a reservation for a night at both of these restaurants and I need to cancel one. First time in Rome. Which would you recommend? Thanks

Sweet Charlie's rolled ice cream coming to Mamaroneck...

by gutreactions 1 year ago

The founders got their inspiration from street vendors in Thailand. They would prepare ice cream on a very cold surface then roll it up and put it in a cup or cone right before your eyes. Multiple ...

Barcelona Hit & Run

by MOREKASHA 14 days ago

I had a quick trip to Barcelona last week. 3 nights then bang, home again. Saturday night was at Igueldo. A modern take on Basque was what I was told. I had the Burgos morcilla with a chipotle past...

Littler (new resto by Pizzaria Toro owners) now open

by durhamois 3 years ago

I saw that they opened their new restaurant in the old Monuts location. I made reservations to eat there next month, but wondering if anyone has tried it. I have high hopes for this place, as I thi...

Bronx Night Market kicks off June 30th!

by gutreactions 1 year ago

It is being billed as 'A Global Food Celebration', the Bronx is about to get its first artisanal food & drink, arts & crafts market on Saturday, June 30th from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m., and every month the...

Tokyo, first visit, help with my choices needed

by misnatalie 24 days ago

Hello all, I know this topic comes up a lot but I have to say it appears getting reservations at restaurants in Tokyo may be even harder than in New York which I did not think was possible, lol. I ...