Food

NYC is the best city to get pizza, according to TripAdvisor data

Let’s talk about pizza. Depending on where you’re from, tomato sauce, crust and cheese can mean very different things. There's the classic NYC pizza slice and the ever-daunting Chicago deep dish that my coworkers insist is the experience of all experiences. Some people go for...

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 5:22pm

Red Owl Tavern and Stratus Rooftop Lounge deliciously mix the past with the present

The Kimpton Hotel Monaco in Philadelphia is known for its quality service, beautiful historic look and fabulous location in Old City. A lot of people love hotels for their amenities and boy does this hotel have two amazing perks. Stratus Rooftop Lounge and Red Owl Tavern are both located inside the...

Friday, October 12, 2018 - 4:18pm

Federal Donuts on South Street is finally opening and offering delicious deals

Philly's favorite fried chicken and donut joint Federal Donuts is opening up a new location on South Street. The latest addition to the popular eatery was announced a few months ago, and the delicious debut is finally here.  The new Federal Donuts location on South Street is finally...

Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 1:49pm

Freebies and must-have deals for National Taco Day 2018

National Tequila Day came and went this year. So did National Avocado Day. And if you missed out on deals then, you’ll be glad to know National Taco Day 2018 is here to please your palate — or as Guy Fieri says, take you to "Flavortown." On October 4, major restaurant...

Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 8:40am

National Lobster Day: The best lobster rolls in Boston, according to FourSquare

As if you needed an excuse to enjoy lobster rolls in Boston, National Lobster Day arrives this week to pay tribute to the beloved crustacean. Celebrate the foodie holiday by ordering up the iconic New England dish at one of these local hotspots. In honor of National Lobster Day on Sept. 25,...

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 1:47pm

Stranger Things pop up bar brings the Upside Down to Boston

Are you a Demogorgon on the dance floor? Can you play like a pro at Space Invaders? If the answer to either question is yes, then you'll want to check out this Stranger Things pop up bar in Boston this fall. Just in time for Halloween, Precinct Kitchen + Bar will receive an...

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 10:47am

7 new Boston restaurants to check out this fall

The city's food scene is always buzzing, no matter what season it is. But there's something about fall in the Hub that makes dinner dates out on the town even more special. As autumn kicks into gear, here's a guide to some of the new Boston restaurants you should check out this season...

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 4:16pm

Bob Evans recalls 42,000 pounds of pork sausage for potentially containing plastic

Sausage lovers, take note. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced on Thursday that Bob Evans Farms is recalling over 42,000 pounds of pork sausage products for fear of containing "clear hard plastic." Original reports stated that the...

Friday, September 14, 2018 - 5:10pm

12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend

Need some help figuring out your weekend plans? We've got you covered. From concerts with Office alums to food fests and more, here are the best things to do in Boston this weekend. Things to do in Boston this weekend COMEDY Boston Comedy Festival The annual comedy fest comes to a close...

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 11:27am

NYC restaurants partner with City Harvest for Hunger Action Month

Did you know there are more New Yorkers who are food insecure than the entire population of Dallas, Texas, one of the nation’s largest cities? As it has for the past 35 years, City Harvest hopes to change that with a full slate of initiatives for Hunger Action Month. Throughout the month,...

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 11:38am

Everything you need to know about ATK Boston EATS Festival 2018

After a successful debut last fall, the ATK Boston EATS Festival is back with another mouth-watering lineup this weekend. The three-day fest will feature appearances and demonstrations by your favorite America's Test Kitchen stars, tasty bites from some of the region's top chefs and...

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 10:06am

Smoked watermelon ham is taking the internet (and our stomachs) by storm

In today’s edition of "Would you eat this?" we bring you the smoked watermelon ham. The ham look-alike comes from NYC’s Ducks Eatery located in the East Village. And it’s causing quite the frenzy online for obvious reasons (i.e. it's not actually ham).  "...

Friday, September 7, 2018 - 2:40pm

Best Patriots game day delivery options according to Boston Yelp reviews

The beginning of fall is always a magical time of year in the Hub. The leaves start to change, pumpkin spice flavored everything begin to hit shelves and, best of all, the Patriots are back. That's right, Tom Brady and company are ready for another Super Bowl run, so make sure to keep your...

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 4:04pm

Where Ali Khan of Cheap Eats finds meal steals in New York City

On the Cooking Channel’s Cheap Eats, Ali Khan spends 12 hours and $35 to find the best deals on breakfast, lunch, dinner and a snack in cities across the country. Cheap Eats, which airs Wednesdays at 10 p.m., started its fifth season on Aug. 8 with Khan scouring St. Petersburg, Florida, for...

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 4:19pm

Phyter nutrition bars put fruits and veggies at forefront

Nutrition bars help keep many people fueled and not hangry, but some are not as good for you as fruits and vegetables. And that’s the exact reason Phyter bars came to be. Plant-based chef David Choi Jr., who grew up in a household of Korean Buddhist chefs and was head chef in his family...

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 11:36am

Enjoy experimental beers and Mexican-style lobster rolls at Stony Creek

East coast beer lovers are pretty spoiled, especially in New England, as there's no shortage of great breweries and beer gardens to check out. However, Stony Creek Brewery is taking things up a notch with its new brewpub at Foxwoods. Stony Creek recently unveiled its two-floor, 7,100-...

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 11:22am

Don't be a 'Fool' at Tiffani Faison's new adult snack bar

Tiffani Faison is quickly becoming the foodie queen of Fenway. Following the success of her restaurants Sweet Cheeks Q and Tiger Mama, the acclaimed chef and former "Top Chef" finalist is ready to open her third venture in the neighborhood, Fool's Errand. Fenway's latest hotspot...

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 8:36am

Third time’s the charm for South Philly Barbacoa

The first time immigration rights activists and wedded restaurateurs Cristina Martinez and Benjamin Miller opened shop to sell barbacoa – a Mexican traditional process of butchering and slow-cooking lamb – under the name South Philly Barbacoa, they did so at a small shop on 11th &...

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 9:42am

With Dine in Park Slope, Brooklyn creates own NYC Restaurant Week

NYC Restaurant Week, which wraps up next Friday, is one of the most wonderful times of the year in New York City — specifically in Manhattan as the bulk of the nearly 400 participating restaurants are in that borough alone. To counter the fact that Brooklyn has just 10 establishments...

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 10:23am

How this Boston chef handles managing three restaurants

Running one restaurant is hard enough, but what about three? For this Boston chef, multitasking and managing a trio of hotspots has become second nature. As the executive chef for Brownstone, Clery's and Dillion's, Kelly Snogles always has a full plate, but somehow finds time to give each...

Tuesday, August 7, 2018 - 4:28pm