Trip Report

Before you travel, dig into our Chowhound trip reports to get the insider information on where to go, what to do, and—most importantly—what to eat. And don't forget to post your own trip report when you return!


Our Visit to Piemonte and Liguria

PH Rodgers
by PH Rodgers 10 days ago

We are back in the United States after an eight-day visit to Piemonte and a three-night stop in Liguria. It was our first overseas trip since 2019 and the onset of the COVID pandemic. Perhaps bec...

'Gastro Obscura': loaded with fascinating culinary trivia...

by gutreactions 11 days ago

Just watched Good Morning America as the co-author of this new book: Gastro Obscura, takes us thru an extraordinary global culinary safari. A compendium of facts and trivia about the world of food ...

Washington DC on a budget. A review of several eateries in DC center.

by Rustscheff 4 years ago

Hello, I have been forced to live on USD 20 per hour after taxes and went to present research in Washington this week. I couldn't afford a hotel but found a wonderful rowhouse on 10 th st NW which ...

Back on Castilla-León's roast lamb trail

by Maribel 16 days ago

We made a delightful recent discovery while driving from Valladolid to Madrid in pretty Arévalo, Avila province, stopping for a roast lamb lunch at the 1 Repsol sun, family-run ASADOR LAS CUBAS, go...

San Miguel De Allende... very brief food notes

by erica 5 years ago

I’ve just returned from a 17-day Mexican visit, split between San Miguel de Allende and Michoacan. There is not much recent info here on San Miguel eating, so I will offer a few brief notes on the...

Paris/Reims Trip Report (Sep 2021)

by bigjppop 28 days ago

After WAY too long, was finally able to make it back to Paris post COVID and had a really wonderful long weekend. This board has been very helpful to me over the years and I need to be better at of...

Andalusia and a bit of Madrid. Long and convoluted trip report.

by dostrovs 1 month ago

This is the summary of a very productive trip to Andalusia along with a short stay in Madrid in September 2021. I am very grateful to the resources from this website. Special thanks to Maribel fo...

Montreal & Quebec City Recent Visits

by estufarian 27 days ago

With International travel much more difficult, we’ve decided to re-investigate travel within Canada. After a couple of trips to Quebec, here are a few hints for relatively upscale dining. We hi...

India. Food-Centered Report of the Trip from 2017

by dostrovs 24 days ago

We have traveled the traditional rout Delhi-Rajastan-Agra-Kajuraho-Varanasi. We are thankful to "Castle and KIngs" for their services during the trip. Before departure I have found a paucity of a v...

Ogunquit/York report Sept. 2021

by Joanie 1 month ago

The coast of Maine is one of the few things that seems to get any attention on CH these days so I'll fill you in on some of the places we hit this year. Fri. we started at Ziggy's Donuts in Peabody...

Jack Stack BBQ - Didn't live up to the hype

by bighound 2 years ago

Dinner at Jack Stack BBQ was a bit of a disappointment given the good reviews. It was more like a steak house restaurant environment (situated in a Spanish-style mall) with the high prices rather t...

Gates and Sons - Brooklyn Ave

by bighound 2 years ago

heard the legend of Gates BBQ for years so was excited to go. an extreme letdown of an experience i must say. this location on the day we were there was awful. The ordering process was very chaotic...

Road Trip 2021

by turbowine 2 months ago

Thought I’d give a trip report since the Chowhound forum for restaurants seem to be kind of dead these days. (So did Yelp and Tripadvisor kill it?) It was a five-week trip, so I won’t discuss ev...

NY June restaurants report back

by Belkisw 3 months ago

We came to NY in late June for a week to see friends, family and have some good food and I thought worth putting together a little write-up. The highlights were the two Mexican spots we went to,...

Super Duper Berkeley

by trueblu 4 months ago

First visit to this local burger chain. It seems to get a lot of recs on this board, but very few actual write-ups. We went with out of town guests: most had the mini (quarter pounder) burger. ...

Din Tai Fung Santa Clara

by trueblu 3 months ago

We wanted to venture to the Peninsula today and since we've not actually eaten at a Chinese restaurant in exactly 18 months (last such meal, for CNY was at Da Dong in Beijing!!), we really wanted a...

Northern Italy trip report: Liguria - Emilia - Venice - Milan

by dostrovs 3 months ago

I have just accomplish a blitz food intensive tour of Northern Italy in the company of my adult son. While the impressions are still fresh I am putting the feelings about the places together. I...

Vienna’s Steirereck contemplation

by Belkisw 3 months ago

In late June we came back to Steirereck for our third or fourth meal here over the years. As always, amazing services fabulous breads and cheeses and wines and as always we left feeling that we ha...

Maykadeh, North Beach

by trueblu 4 months ago

Had out of town visitors last week: they like their food but generally don't plan trips around their food, but had only two stipulations: a decent chelow kebab, and a decent burger: yep, not exactl...

Trip Report

by Gspeed37 4 months ago

Thanks to all you Hounds for some great recommendations in Nags Head NC for our 5 night stay. You did not steer us wrong! 1) For take-out or eat-in sandwiches/salads the Country Deli in Nags Hea...