| Nov 2, 2012
| 9:10 AM
Given the trouble she's gotten into in recent years (think: trying to trademark the word "Hon"), one might presume Cafe Hon owner Denise Whiting would take special care to avoid unforced errors that cast her establishment in a less than flattering light....
| Nov 8, 2012
| 4:30 AM
The "Unhappy Halloween, Hon" (Nov. 3) commentary by Michael Cross-Barnet was a scream. Like a Holy Roman emperor or a demented totalitarian dictator, it dictated what was appropriate free speech for all times and all places. It also chastised the owner of...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 9:00 AM
Summer is all but officially over. Fall is all but officially here. That means stuff is happening. Let's get right to it, shall we?
There's nothing bigger happening than Hampdenfest 2012, which takes place Saturday, Sept. 8, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., on...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 1:49 PM
A new race slated to make its debut at Hampdenfest gives new meaning to the phrase "hurry up and wait."
That's exactly what waiters at area restaurants will be doing in the Baltimore Inter-Restaurant Battle, as they compete for the grand prize, a $100...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 9:42 AM
Cafe Hon owner Denise Whiting stepped up after Sheila Dixon's fall to assume the role of top Charm City villainess. Now, with Honfest protests looming, a city stripped of its favorite term of endearment watches to see if Whiting will lose her hold on...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 11:51 AM
Anyone with the chutzpah to run for mayor shouldn't be intimidated by a gal in a beehive hairdo and cat's-eye glasses, even if the gal in question is armed with a trademark, a litigious nature and a curious interpretation of the First Amendment.
| Nov 4, 2011
| 8:05 AM
Gordon Ramsay will find no nightmares at Cafe Hon.
No one has any reason to believe that Cafe Hon's kitchen is the horror show that many people associate with "Kitchen Nightmares." Not all nightmares are alike. An occasional "Kitchen Nightmares"...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 10:22 AM
Diners wanted. The producers of "Kitchen Nightmares" are taking reservations for diners who want to be a part of the reality show's filming at Cafe Hon in Baltimore's Hampden neighborhood.
If you'd like to dine at Cafe Hon during the filming, which is...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 4:13 PM
Fox television's "Kitchen Nightmares," featuring celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay and his decidedly tough-love approach to restaurant rehab, will be filming at Hampden's Cafe Hon next week, the network confirmed Tuesday.
The show's producers were unavailable...
| Oct 6, 2010
| 4:22 PM
The entries to Contest #1 are cracking me up. You have until Friday morning to submit entries. Post as many as you can think of, but one entry per post please.Also, don't post entries here; post on the original thread.To......
| Dec 10, 2010
| 4:22 AM
Here is Jill Rosen's article about Cafe Hon Denise Whiting and the trademarking of "Hon."I fear a piling on. So let's try this, another experiment in civility. Please begin your comment with one of these two sentences.1) Yes, of course......
| Dec 28, 2010
| 4:22 AM
Here are the most commented-upon Dining@Large posts of 2010. There are probably better metrics (e.g., page views) for determining the popularity of a post. But something about these 10 posts obviously hit a nerve. If only there was a way......