| Sep 21, 2011
| 12:55 PM
On a corner in Little Italy sits Pacific Coast Dining Company, a restaurant trying to bring multicultural cuisine to the heart of red sauce country. And aside from a few inventory issues on a recent trip there, it succeeds.
From its name, you might think...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 3:26 PM
6000 block, between 11:30 p.m. Sept. 25 and 9:30 a.m. Sept. 28. Wallet, ID, check card, cash, owner's manual, cigarettes stolen from vehicle with unsecured window.
East Belvedere Avenue
1100 block, between 8:40 a.m. and 4:35 p.m. Sept....
| Aug 24, 2011
| 7:37 AM
Granny's Restaurant may be right next to the food court in Owings Mills Mall, but it's far from your typical mall food. Soul food is Granny's specialty — served with a smile.
Named after Chef Valerie Dorsey's 106-year-old grandmother, Granny's...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 5:41 AM
Costco Wholesale Corp. will raise its membership fee $5 to $55, Reuters reports. Executive members, who earn annual rebate checks, will see their annual membership increase from $100 to $110.
Other discount warehouses have already made similar moves....
| May 26, 2011
| 6:06 AM
Opening a restaurant is no easy undertaking. Finding the right mix of food, decor and staff is hard enough, but making sure everything runs smoothly takes extreme focus. Te Amo, a new Spanish tapas restaurant and piano bar on O'Donnell Square in Canton,...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 12:52 PM
The line "treated like family" gets tossed around a lot when it comes to restaurants. But rarely do you feel that comfortable or connected by the time you pay the check. Orchard Market & Cafe in Towson doesn't just make you feel at home — it also...
| Jun 9, 2011
| 2:53 PM
If your only knowledge of Turkish food consists of the confection called "Turkish Delight," you're not alone.
While Turkish food isn't well known, you could say the same about Cazbar, a narrow restaurant on Charles Street in Mount Vernon. It was so under...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 10:47 AM
With TVs on the walls, in the booths and hanging from the ceiling, the Field House in Canton is a wonderful place to have a few beers and watch multiple games at once. On a recent visit, however, some of the food played third-string to the entertainment...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 11:13 AM
It was a roaring hot day, and the dark, cozy bar and dining room inside One-Eyed Mike's was packed.
"It's an hour wait if you want to be seated inside," a bartender said. "We can seat you immediately outside."
That was fine with us — the dining...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 7:39 AM
Forty-five minutes into the one-hour drive from Baltimore to Cafe Tuscany in Westminster, I'm cursing my editor. With all of the restaurants in Baltimore, why is it necessary to go this far out for Italian food? "This place better be worth it," I said...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 4:10 AM
How do you feel about potluck invitations?
Potlucks are often recommended as a way to keep entertainment costs in check. If everyone brings a little something, then no single person is footing the bill.
It seems like the concept of "bring a dish to...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 1:11 PM
With all the strip malls and traffic, York Road can get monotonous and frustrating. Step inside Cafe Spice and, almost immediately, you feel like you're miles away from the bustling suburban streetscape.
Paintings and draperies spruce up the walls of the...