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Critique of Critics

Restaurant journalism seems to be an anachronism these days. The idea that a famous newspaper critic can visit a restaurant a few times, sometimes in disguise, to be [...]

Boulud Can Be a Bad Boy

Daniel Boulud must pay $1.3 million  in damages to a man who swallowed a wire brush bristle at his Bistro Modern in NYC. Although his petit fours are beautiful, Boulud is a [...]

Does Yelp Need Help ?

To most foodies Yelp is a great help. As the Yelp universe expands to millions of Yelpers it is getting harder to find really great restaurant experiences solely based on the [...]

Josh and Kate

Kate Krader, the new food editor at Bloomberg,has just posted a new puff  piece about how to behave at a steakhouse. [...]


Thats a lot of Linguine and Clams The phenomenal worldwide success of Eataly epitomizes what the food boom is all about. There are 30 Eataly locations worldwide and we [...]