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Desserts at Chalkboard | Healdsburg - Sonoma County

by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

A recent dinner at Chalkboard in Healdsburg was saved by the desserts. The end of our meal was so strikingly better t...

Melanie Wong commented 23 days ago

Birthday Dinner - Casa Mono, Estela, Contra or USC?

by RichBinkle 4 months ago

I realize one of these is not at all like the others. I also am aware that very soon I have to book a reservation as...


RichBinkle commented 3 months ago

Best appetizer or small plate you have been eating?

by minnywild 7 months ago

Looking for menu ideas for some new shared plates to offer and just want some feedback on what everyone has been crav...


treb commented 3 months ago

Help with trip to Phoenix & Other AZ locales

by rlcole4346 7 months ago

We are going to Arizona in late Sept/early Oct. We have not been back for years. We will spend time with friends in A...


Claudette commented 6 months ago

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Oak - Laguna Beach

by Melanie Wong 7 months ago

Oak opened in Laguna Beach on August 2. I joined some friends there for a drink on Day 6. The bar was already packed ...

Cookbook of the Month July 2013 BIG SMALL PLATES: Chapters 1&2

by greedygirl 4 years ago

Welcome to Cookbook of the Month for July 2013, which is BIG SMALL PLATES by Cindy Pawlcyn. This is the reporting ...

L.Nightshade commented 9 months ago

Lisbon & Porto Equivalent of Tapas Bars/Cafes

by nlight 12 months ago

Hi everyone, My wife and I will be in Lisbon and Porto in late July, and we're hoping the CH community can share s...


jangita commented 9 months ago

Seattle Recs for 1st timer

by Vadapao 10 months ago

We're coming in from the greater NY metro area with a seven year old kid to Seattle (and Portland) for the July 4th w...


thomkat113 commented 9 months ago

Ft. Lauderdale Dining Options?

by punkin712 4 years ago

My husband and I will be in Ft. Lauderdale next weekend (Easter weekend) and are looking for some restaurant suggesti...


jangita commented 10 months ago

Overight Layover in Madrid

by punkin712 12 months ago

My husband and I have an overnight layover in Madrid (6pm - 7am) on our way from the Canary Islands to Rome. We had ...

hblnk commented 12 months ago

Binchoyaki Izakaya in Sacramento

by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Anybody tried this new spot yet? I noticed it across the street when I stopped at Osaka-ya this week. It would be gre...


gooster commented 1 year ago

Dinner Recommendation Near TD Garden: Need to satisfy two different needs

by RIfoodie29 1 year ago

I am heading to the Celtics game with my daughter tonight. She is in the mood for a good plate of pasta. I am a sma...

MC Slim JB commented 1 year ago

San Francisco Bars: Lucky 13 & ABV

by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

For last week's final game of the World Series, I joined friends for beer and viewing at the Castro's Lucky 13, a nei...

Melanie Wong commented 1 year ago

The Vine | Niles - Fremont

by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Last night I attended a birthday party at The Vine in Fremont's Niles district. A balmy evening, the patio out back w...

Melanie Wong commented 1 year ago

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Pennyroyal Farm | Cheese, Wine & Small Plates in Boonville

by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Last stop on Satuday's visit to Anderson Valley was Pennyroyal Farm on our way south. The tasting room opened to the ...

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Restaurants in Prati / Rome

by santonios 1 year ago

We are going to rome next week ...staying near Ottaviano metro in Prati I made a small list of restaurants ..i was ...

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Vin Papillon report

by CaptCrunch 1 year ago

I have heard somewhere that the money in the restaurant business is in the appetisers, the desserts and the booze. Th...