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  • An order of the entraña at Saldivia's
    Saldivia’s, the city’s best value steakhouse, is moving next month
    Saldivia’s, the Uruguayan steakhouse that serves the best value steak in the city, is moving a mile further west on Westheimer next month, still close to the Beltway. Due to expansion of the Grace Presbyterian School, the restaurant and all...
  • Make a reservation for New Year's Eve and possibly win necklace
    Contests, sweepstakes and bling used to fill restaurant seats for the holidays
    It was only a few years ago that restaurants started to reward customers for holiday Contest, sweepstakes and giveaways used to fill restaurant seats during the holidaypurchases with gift certificates or gift cards. Lebanese Taverna, Germano&rsquo...
  • Are you ready for some presents? A Thursday night Christmas!
    Are you ready for some presents? A Thursday night Christmas!
    Are you ready for some presents? Well, on Christmas day all of us will be enjoying opening gifts, galore, but what about when dinner comes? Here are 10 of the top Christmas foods and drinks.1. Apple cider Apple cider in a mug will warm up your...
  • Chef Kobe Desramaults
    Interview with Kobe Desramaults, Flemish Culinary Star of In De Wulf, Belgium
    Kobe Desramaults Flemish Culinary Star, In De Wulf, Dranatour, BelgiumThe young Flemish chef with his Canadian sous chef was at the hotel reception one morning in Schloss Benisberg on the outskirts of Koln, checking out before proceeding to go on...
  • Food at Will’s Fargo Steakhouse & Bar in Carmel Valley
    More Bay Area restaurants for Christmas: Carmel, Monterey, Santa Cruz
    Here are a few more choices for dining out in the Bay Area on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day 2014.If you missed my earlier Christmas article, here are some restaurant highlights for San Francisco and Oakland.Monterey, Carmel, Pacific GroveAnton ...
  • Ramen comfort
    A soup for winter
    When it’s cold out, and you’ve had a long day shopping in the Back Bay, is there nothing better than a bowl of luscious pork atop chewy noodles, and an umani broth almost guaranteed to cure the sniffles? Nothing else comes to mind at...
  • Tempo Urban Kitchen
    Tempo Urban Kitchen opens in Brea
    Tempo Urban Kitchen opened in Brea this month. The restaurant is “chef-driven, farm-to-table dining” that includes a menu of fresh, sustainable ingredients prepared in one-of-a-kind dishes. It is located at 1060 Imperial Hwy, across...
  • Red's Natural Foods
    Red's Natural Foods introduces new burrito flavors
    With the holidays upon us, it’s time to think of something other than traditional indulgences, which is why we look to Red’s Natural Foods for a tasty change.They have recently introduced their latest line of burritos, which include a...
  • Snowman Rice Treats
    Do you want to build a snowman
    During this holiday season, people everywhere are looking for fun treats to make with the kids. Here is a very simple recipe that can easily be made with the kids. Let's build a rice crispy treat snowman.Here is what you will need:2...
  • Pret A Manger
    Celebrate the Holidays with Pret A Manger
    We all know the holidays are about the season of giving but forPret A Manger, they have taken it to a new level. Here in the U.S., Pret works with local charities like City Harvest (NYC), Thrive DC, the Boston Rescue Mission, and Inner City...
  • Plan for 2015: tasty farm to fork, pick your own at IN's Deere Farms
    Plan for 2015: tasty farm to fork, pick your own at IN's Deere Farms
    Right now, southern Indiana's Deere Farms is doing what farms do in winter: zzzzz. But you can be making your plans for late spring, summer, fall plans for farm to fork treats and pick your own rare varieties! The farm is part of the...
  • Kika Rocha
    Plan the perfect holiday gathering with tips by Kika Rocha
    Christmas is just a few days away, which means it’s time to plan for the perfect family and friends get together.Whether you are hosting or attending holiday parties this year, you want to be sure your guests are comfortable, your home...
  • These are actually fairly cute in real life, or when someone else takes the photo
    Dogs might be the best thing about the new Little Bigs spot
    It also might have been the best thing about the original location, too, the mini hot dogs, which are absolutely terrific. These have been favorite item at Little Bigs for the past few months. On the menu these are called Nathan's All Beef Hot...
  • Mellow Mushroom Magic Pizza in McKinney
    Mellow Mushroom Magic Pizza in McKinney
    There are very few places that offer a good New York tossed style of pizza in the Dallas area. Most of the best places for Pizza in Big D are either Neapolitan style or Pizza al taglio. These pizzas are some of the most sought after by the public,...
  • Jittery Joe's will open Atlanta location
    Jittery Joe's set to open first Atlanta store
    Athens-based beanery Jittery Joe’s will open its first Atlanta coffee shop in the Ritz-Carlton Atlanta early next month. The company has 12 locations in Georgia and one in Tennessee.Jittery Joe’s opened in 1994 and has a reputation for...