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Restaurant review: Gallow Green – The Knockturnal

Your new favorite rooftop restaurant Rooftop bars and restaurants are the unspoken backbone of New York dining. There is nothing quite like going to a rooftop restaurant with a group of friends on a beautiful summer evening. And a hidden gem that we tried recently was a place called Gallow Green located at the top […]

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Restaurant Review: GENJIGO – Columbus Underground

Hibachi restaurants are age-old destinations for big celebrations. That’s because they offer more than food: there’s also a show. Additionally, hibachi joints offer diners a high level of culinary control – diners choose their own ingredients, in terms of meat, vegetable and sauce combinations. Typically, the house chef cooks things right in front of you […]

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Nakaji Restaurant Review: Sushi Hideaway in Manhattan’s Chinatown

Try to get a reservation at one of Manhattan’s luxury sushi bars and you’ll never guess the restaurant business is in trouble. As I write this, you have to wait a week to taste one of Shion Uino’s $ 420 omakase meals at 69 Léonard Street. Masa, where lunch and dinner now cost $ 800 […]

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Redding’s spinning wheel offers a winning mix of old and new

Without the sign and parking lot, The Spinning Wheel could be mistaken for one of the dozens of Revolution-era houses that strolled and weaved their way into modernity through Newtown and Redding. A covered slate patio and large paned windows overlook grassy lawns teeming with flower species that look half-tame and natural to the landscape. […]

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Restaurant review: Firangi Superstar, a whimsical ode to old-world India on Craig Road, Singapore, Lifestyle News

The magic of a romantic movie is that the whole world receives a rose-tinted refreshment – anything and anyone’s life can be renewed and reinvented. It’s the dreamy feeling we get when we step into Firangi Superstar, the brand new modern Indian concept from The Dandy Collection along Craig Road. Calling itself a “love letter […]

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Mentor’s CoreLife Eatery is fast, relaxed and creative

I’m not a health guy per se, but I try to avoid processed foods, refined sugar, and artificial ingredients. That’s why I was happy to see CoreLife Eatery join the vast Mentor food scene some time ago. CoreLife is a national franchise dedicated to healthy eating. There are no fries, desserts or soda. Everything is […]

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Restaurant Review: La Plaza Tapatia

Editor’s note: The photos were taken at a different time than the review, so discrepancies may occur. La Plaza Tapatia changes the selection available in its hot bar daily, so not all items may be available at all times. Plaza Tapatia is located just opposite the casino. While the latter looms large and somewhat ominously, […]

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Restaurant review: Tom Colicchio’s Vallata in Union Square

The problem with Tom Colicchio’s new restaurant, Vallata, isn’t it the food, most of which is very good and some of which are wonderful. Everything is Italian, in a rustic trattoria style made with ingredients picked from the Union Square Green Market, a few blocks from the Vallata location on East 19th Street. “Colicchio Italian […]

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New Restaurant Review: Side Chick

Fried chicken during the pandemic and Justin Sutherland since 2020: These are the two hottest foods. They are fair. All the restaurants in town have added fried chicken. (People got so crazy about chicken during the pandemic that there was national shortages.) And Justin Sutherland consults on everything: The Gnome, Woodfired Cantina, the food inside […]

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New restaurant review: the story of the butcher

Wagyu Denver steak topped with chimichurri with aPhoto by Kevin Kramer Minnesota’s biggest restaurant soap opera is arguably the downfall of the four-star steak and sausage shop Butcher & the Boar. Over months and months of nervous anticipation, the chatter filled my inbox: Why is there no more alcohol? I hear it closes! We were […]

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Restaurant review: Cadence, Vegan Soul Food in the East Village

As the restaurant industry examines its assumptions about how it works, maybe it’s time to question whether the experience in famous kitchens is overrated. This thought has been going through my head ever since I started to eat Cadence, a vegan restaurant in the East Village. The chef is Shenarri Freeman and Cadence is the […]

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Burnt Orange, Brighton: ‘Delivered on its smoky promise’ – restaurant review | Food

Burnt Orange, 59 Middle Street, Brighton, East Sussex BN1 1AL (01273 929923). Starters £ 4 to £ 10, main courses £ 8 to £ 19, desserts £ 4 to £ 7, wines from £ 22 Brown foods are best. We know it. Brown foods relate to caramelized sugars and the Maillard reaction; they are generous, […]

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The Forest Side Hotel, Cumbria: “extremely impressive” – ​​restaurant review

Ask any great chef to list the essential qualities needed to do their job and they will include an element that has nothing to do with culinary finesse and everything to do with their ability to motivate staff and build a happy and efficient team. These attributes increase in importance with the size of the […]

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Maya at the Hoxton Hotel – Restaurant review

What about a Mexican on the roof? The Standard did this with Decimo, which you reach via a ruby ​​red elevator that skyrockets to the 10th floor, then there’s Madera de Langham Place inside the much-photographed Treehouse Hotel. But, Soho House being Soho House, it had to have its own themed riff. And it comes […]

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CheLi: New York restaurant reviewer

CheLi is designed to evoke a rural village in China. Photo: DeSean McClinton-Holland Lots of restaurants closed during the great plague year, of course, but lots of open as well. As most of us slept on our sofas in a Zoom-added stupor, the irrepressible spirit of the restaurant world bubbled endlessly just below the dark […]

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The Bradley Hare, Wiltshire: ‘The meat is impeccable’: restaurant review | Food

Bradley’s Hare, Church Street, Maiden Bradley, Wiltshire BA12 7HW (01985 801018). Starters £ 6.50 to £ 10, main courses £ 13.50 to £ 23, desserts £ 7.50, wines from £ 20 If you wanted a single plate of food to symbolize the current state of the bloated country pub, you could do a lot worse […]

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Dunmore House is the complete package

My relationship with Dunmore House began a ‘billion’ years ago when I stayed with the family of a friend from the boarding school, 500 yards away from the hotel’s beautiful coastal perch facing the east, on Clonakilty Bay. One evening, lemonade and chips at the hotel bar apparently led to my first game of spinning […]

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Polo Lounge at Dorchester Rooftop, a new summer restaurant in London

Polo Lounge at Dorchester RooftopCourtesy of The Dorchester Of course, no rooftop bar would be complete without a spectacular cocktail menu – and the Polo Lounge certainly doesn’t disappoint on that score. As deliciously named as they are delicious, highlights include ‘Pretty in Pink’, an uplifting blend of Belvedere Vodka, pineapple, lemon juice, raspberry puree […]

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Alif Cafe, a trendy and welcoming place in Glens Falls

Glens Falls is bustling. The restaurants, cafes and brasseries on Ridge and Glen Streets, two rays from the downtown roundabout, teem with crowds on the sidewalks in the sun. They munch on tacos at Raul’s, burgers and beers at Davidson’s Brewing and Downtown Social, small plates on tiny tables at Radici Kitchen, and sip cocktails […]

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Restaurant Review: Boxwood Biscuit Co.

In 2016, restaurant publications began predicting a big cookie trend in the United States. Which is to say, cookie concept joints were going to be all the rage. Cookies on every menu! Unfortunately, this trend has never really manifested itself in these regions. Had a few joints with cookie sandwiches for breakfast, but that’s about […]

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Sonny Stores, Bristol: “They do it perfectly well” – restaurant review | Food

Sonny Stores, 47 Raleigh Road, Bristol BS3 1QS (0117 966 0821). Starters £ 4 to £ 9, main courses £ 13 to £ 19, desserts £ 6, wines from £ 18 There is no sparkling river flowing in the middle of Raleigh Road in Bristol’s Southville district. There are no arctic snowfields of white linen […]

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New Restaurant Review: Josefina

Photo by Jason DeRusha The gourmets of the western suburbs cried the tears of Croque Monsieur when they learned that Gavin Kaysen was closing Bellecour in Wayzata. But when a famous chef’s door closes in Wayzata, another opens. Talented and prolific chef Daniel Del Prado brings pizza, handmade pasta and gloriously roasted vegetables to the […]

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The Beaumont, Hexham, Northumberland: “It’s amazing” – restaurant review | Food

A fun game to play with the Metropolitan Elite, or indeed anyone south of Watford, is to ask them to locate Hexham on a map. Or Northumberland, for that matter. Many areas of the north, of which the rural northeast is a particularly good example, resemble the Bermuda Triangle to southerners: mysterious, vaguely defined, and […]

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Wasabi on Wolf Road loud, fast, more value than quality

For 35 years 195 Wolf Road was Real (and Reel) Seafood Co. Lately it has been transformed into Wasabi, an all-you-can-eat sushi restaurant and sibling of the original Saratoga Springs which is a great way to stretch the belts and not break the bank. Sushi, sashimi, maki rolls, noodles and apps are all there for […]

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The Double Red Duke, Oxfordshire: ‘It’s a class act’ – restaurant review | Food

The Double Red Duke, Bourton Road, Clanfield, Bampton, Oxfordshire OX18 2RB (01367 810222). Snacks and small plates £ 7.50 to £ 16, large dishes £ 12 to £ 35, desserts £ 9, wines from £ 27 Later, I would think of it as the redemptive scallop; like the bivalve that made amends for the tragically […]

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Henrock, Bowness, Cumbria: “It blew me away” – restaurant review | Food

Eliving in the Lake District, which I do a lot, always involves some level of struggle. Staff issues and short opening hours are normal, while all the delicious and reasonably priced places are booked six months in advance by the control freaks in every Lake District weekend Woo-Hoo! WhatsApp group. That leaves a plethora of […]

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Blue Boar Pub, London SW1: ‘There is a lot to love’ – restaurant review | Food

INormally the pubs around Westminster are perpetually buzzing; the area is a honey pot for tourists and, well, politicians need places to dry off their assistants. One need only look at any recent sexy political digression to instinctively know that alcohol and drinking glasses were involved. Of course nothing is normal right now, so the […]

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Gage & Tollner: New York Restaurant Review

After a long wait, a Brooklyn landmark is back. Photo: DeSean McClinton-Holland In a city filled with ancient and venerable catering institutions, Gage & Tollner, which began life as an oyster house near the Brooklyn waterfront in 1879, is one of the oldest and most venerable. The dark-toned brasserie-style dining room on Fulton Street was […]

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The terrace of the New Holmwood Hotel, Cowes

A little off the beaten track, but with good food and panoramic views of the Solent, this is a great place to eat al fresco. Phil Sampson reports As I walked around Egypt Point, I often wondered where the inhabitants of Cowes Castle – those “gentlemen actively interested in boating,” as the Royal Yacht Squadron […]

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The Barn at Moor Hall, Aughton, Lancashire: ‘Delicious eccentricity’ – restaurant review | Food

IIt’s Wednesday noon at The barn at Augton, a chic and ‘laid back’ fine-dining restaurant, and every table is filled with seventy-five more heart-wrenching, liberated, and double-bite. They eat platters of brown butter poached Cornish turbot with plump, glazed royal jersey terrines on the side. They order a guinea fowl with mashed celeriac and caramelized […]

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Trick Daddy’s Miami Gardens restaurant review – bombarded by Beyonce fans

Miami-born Maurice Samuel Young, known to the public and fans of the 90s as American rapper Trick Daddy, is in the niche. Or maybe it should be the Beyhouse. Young, 46, became a trending Twitter topic this week after the audio of a conversation on the invitation-only social networking app The clubhouse has been made […]

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The Thimble Inn, Piddlehinton: “simply done, beautifully presented” – restaurant review

Usually a lot of thought and research is spent on or I review. I’m thinking of places you might like or places that have an interesting history, places that are “trending” or those that have been, perhaps unfairly, overlooked. But then, from time to time, I reserve the right to do a spontaneous “drive-by” at […]

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Francie: restaurant review in New York

Francie 134 Broadway, at Bedford Ave., Williamsburg; 718-218-7572; franciebrooklyn.com Francie’s dining room in a former Williamsburg bank. Photo: DeSean McClinton-Holland “It’s like last year never happened,” someone said after we sat for a minute or two in the refreshing, crowded dining room at the new Williamsburg destination. Francie. There were no masks in sight except […]

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The Wolseley: “One of the finest dining rooms in London” – restaurant review | Food

ohYears on the last Saturday night before indoor dining resumed, torrential rains revealed the weaknesses of eating outside. I watched the guests huddle under the awnings, the pouring rain diluting their primitivo. Stormy weather was not enough to take people – sanity on the brink of precipice thanks to this brutal lockdown – from restaurants, […]

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Madre, Liverpool: ‘It made me feel at home’ – restaurant review | Food

WWith the lockdown eased, I figured I would start my adventures all over again by dining out in Liverpool. It might not be the obvious choice for most people, but my dad is a Scouser, and since he can’t speak anymore, there’s something about landing on Merseyside, the way the people are there simply and […]

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Pompette, Oxford: “a masterclass in hospitality” – restaurant critic

I really want my first proper review, in what seems like a few years, to be a good one. So when I get to Tipsy, a brewery in Oxford, and they sit me down and explain to me that “during the lockdown we built a new bread section”, a smile draws on my lips. Homemade […]

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1865 Restaurant at the Queens Hotel, Southsea | Restaurant review

The Queens Hotel, Southsea. With so much attention paid to his visit to his eponymous aircraft carrier on Saturday, there was no mention of how our 95-year-old monarch avoided his hunger throughout the day. A place in the city would have had fortune and branding on its side. The Queens Hotel in Southsea would satisfy […]

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Rosella: restaurant review in New York

Rosella sources its fish from local waters or sustainable farms in Europe and the United States Photo: DeSean McClinton-Holland Like most businesses in the city, the restaurant industry is filled with rumors of disruption and change these days. Will the tourists come back? (Probably.) Will rents stay low? (No.) Will business lunch ever make a […]

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Auberge du Bois Prin in Chamonix

IMAGES © AUBERGE DU BOIS PRIN Some people use stars or numbers to indicate their enjoyment with a restaurant, but for me, it’s the memories that matter. Note that the best restaurants are those which leave a gastronomic memory so vivid that it arouses a constant desire to revisit the same table. In this category, […]

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The service diminishes the experience at the Benelux Brewery

Pull up a chair. We need to talk about what opening a restaurant looks like in the event of a pandemic. What does responding to customer and staff concerns look like? What it means to provide COVID-19 services and protocols. Why is it difficult, but doable. Why sending the bill in a hot-glued, gem-adorned cigar […]

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Only Food and Courses, London: ‘Deserves to be taken seriously’ – restaurant review | Food

Only Food and Courses, Pop Brixton, 49 Station Road, London SW9 8PQ (onlyfoodandcourses.co.uk). Starters £ 10, main courses £ 14, desserts £ 10, wines from £ 24 On the wall of the space housing this week’s restaurant there is a sign reading: “A brilliantly cheeky touch of classic British cuisine.” There is a lot to […]

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Dhamaka: New York Restaurant Review

Some of the regional Indian specialties in Dhamaka. Photo: Liz Clayman Looking for a fiery new iteration of Sichuan noodles, for example, or a pot of dry curry cooked as it’s cooked in the kitchens of central Pakistan has always been a good momentary remedy whenever the urge to travel strikes, especially in this international […]

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New Restaurant Review: Sooki & Mimi

Birria with maitake mushroom, chihuahua queso and shitake cream, served with an umami-rich consommé and a glass of house tepachePhoto by Kevin Kramer This is the most anticipated Twin Cities restaurant in recent memory: when and what would Ann Kim open in Uptown? For months on Instagram, we saw her in Mexico, learning about corn […]

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Restaurant review: Bagatelle bistro in Dubai – News

REPRODUCING DECENT MODELS of France’s cultural contribution abroad is no small task. The Gallic fortress is famous for its peaks in painting, cinema (not the frowning theater), music and especially gastronomy. Judging from experience, attempts to approximate an “authentic” restaurant experience, when the nearest pétanque court is over a thousand kilometers away, seem to require […]

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La Social Miami Upper Eastside Restaurant Review

La Social’s pastel pink facade greets travelers entering the Belle Meade neighborhood in Miami’s Upper Eastside. With a towering ficus tree overhead, the bistro and cafe offer a friendly dining room filled with locals linger over their meals. The watchword here is “community.” Diners stop throughout the day to savor the bistro cuisine of Puerto […]

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The Lodge a welcoming meeting place with creative and fresh dishes

A bahn mi consists of lean pork belly, shredded cabbage, matchstick carrots and cucumber slices dressed in a vibrant cilantro-peanut sauce. (Alan Dep / Marin Independent Journal) Co-owner Brian Bruckner at the bar at his restaurant, The Lodge, in San Anselmo. (Alan Dep / Marin Independent Journal) Sam’s breakfast sandwich includes scrambled eggs from fresh […]

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Restaurant review: two pubs serving comforting and satisfying food

Barnaby’s: the Barnaby hamburger; Roasted Brussels sprouts and nachos. Photograph by Angel Tucker. Barnaby’s public house Barnaby’s Public House comes with a sordid murder story involving a Providence millionaire, an incapacitated woman, and a toddy full of arsenic. But inside the doors of the Victorian-style saloon, people are more concerned with hedonism than history. The […]

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Lively Burgers and Crabs at Dead End Saloon – Baltimore Sun

Despite its name, there is nothing serious in the Dead end living room in Fells Point. In fact, it’s quite a lively place, even on a weeknight. The name of the establishment does not come from its atmosphere, nor from its clientele, but from its location. It is on a paved road, Fell Street, which […]