| May 1, 2012
| 7:11 AM
El Torito Cinco De Mayo
Why should cinco de mayo only be for one day?
At El Torito you can continue the celebration!
Text CINCO to 515151 for your chance to win a fiesta with 20 of your closest friends.
El Torito. Get to know your bull.
We will be...
| May 12, 2012
Plug Ugly's Publick House is a strange name for a tavern. But Baltimore history buffs know the Plug Uglies were a thuggish street gang/political club that ran riot on Baltimore's streets in the 1850s.
Don't worry. The newest resident of O'Donnell...
| May 10, 2012
| 6:59 AM
401 N. Milwaukee Ave., 312-666-1600
Rating: !!! (out of four) Off to a good start
Getting great food in a neighborhood bar is a rare treat. Getting great food in a neighborhood bar for cheap is even better. Combine that with some seriously...
| May 19, 2012
If you want a glimpse into the near future of contemporary American dining, head down to Power Plant Live, where a promising new restaurant named Kettle Hill has put down stakes. It's a farm-to-table restaurant for the century's second decade.
| May 25, 2012
| 12:58 PM
The Rusty Scupper is celebrating its 30th anniversary on the south side of Baltimore's Inner Harbor. The restaurant says that all told, it's served more than 1.7 million crab cakes, 780,000 pounds of jumbo lump crab meat and 156,000 dozen oysters.
| May 24, 2012
| 11:09 AM
Maine Fish Market and Restaurant
60 Bridge Street, Warehouse Point, East Windsor
860-623-2281 and http://www.mainefishmarket.com
Seafood lovers like me will go almost anywhere for well-prepared, fresh fish meals, even if it means a long drive to the...
| May 29, 2012
| 8:31 AM
With food costs playing a large role in vacation budgets, it pays to know where you can get great grub for less. Portugal for example, is currently the cheapest place to eat out in Europe, according to a recent price survey. Specifically, in the Algarve...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 3:29 PM
Talk about your winning streaks. The Brewer's Art, now in its 17th season, has had a remarkably impressive run in its Charles Street townhouse. It has managed to mature and grow in popularity while holding true to its original vision and keeping the...
| Nov 8, 2012
You have to be in pretty good shape to make it up the myriad stairs leading to the main dining room at the Ellicott Mills Brewing Company. But once there – above the din of the street level bar – you'll be glad you made the effort. The...
| Nov 9, 2012
Background: East City Grill in Weston, a fixture of the Broward dining scene, traces its roots back to Darrel and Oliver's East City Grill, a popular Fort Lauderdale beach spot that opened in 1995. In 2002, East City Grill re-opened in its present...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 9:31 AM
On paper, McFaul's IronHorse Tavern has everything going for it: A charming location, an appealing menu with a focus on local flavors, friendly staff.
That's a good start. But in practice, the restaurant needs some fine-tuning.
Start with the name....