| Jan 6, 2012
| 7:10 AM
Talk about a bye week. This weekend is a good one for getting good a table at your favorite restaurant while everyone else is still recovering from the holidays and watching puny non-division-winning teams play in the wild card round.
Keep in mind that...
| Jun 11, 2011
| 5:00 PM
There was no shortage Saturday of feather boas, rhinestone-bedazzled cat's eye glasses, leopard prints and bouffant hairstyles at the annual Honfest.
Despite threats of protesters and those opting to stay home and boycott, crowds filled Hampden's 36th...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 4:00 AM
A moody tavern. An extraordinary cocktail. The easy lapping of bay water against the banks of the Inner Harbor. Duckpin lanes. Old Bay. Art in an otherwise empty storefront. For all of these things, and for so many more, people love Baltimore. People feel...
| Feb 12, 2012
| 11:14 AM
The "Kitchen Nightmares" episode featuring Cafe Hon is scheduled to air on Friday, Feb. 24 at 8 p.m.
Cafe Hon owner Denise Whiting revealed the Feb. 24 airdate on her Facebook page Saturday morning, and Dining Dish blogger Dara Bunjon posted the news...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 3:56 AM
Today's forecast calls for sunny skies with a high near 42 degrees. It is expected to be cloudy tonight with a low temperature around 29 degrees.
Check our updates for this morning's issues as you plan your commute.
FROM LAST NIGHT......
| Feb 22, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Here is the blurb for Friday night's "Kitchen Nightmares" episode featuring Cafe Hon, ripped right off the Fox reality show's website:
On the Next Episode of KITCHEN NIGHTMARES...
Chef Ramsay heads to Baltimore, MD, and immediately has his hands full...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 8:05 AM
Denise Whiting will be watching Friday night's "Kitchen Nightmares" episode featuring her restaurant in the cozy confines of Cafe Hon — in the attached Hon Bar, to be specific. Cafe Hon is bringing in a big-screen TV for the viewing, which is open...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 2:20 PM
Denise Whiting cried, was scolded by Chef Gordon Ramsay and then hugged out months of drama on tonight's "Kitchen Nightmares" episode featuring Whiting, who Baltimoreans -- and the staff of her Hampden theme restaurant Cafe Hon -- love to hate.
| Mar 2, 2012
| 5:30 AM
If you missed the Feb. 24 debut of the “Kitchen Nightmares" episode featuring Cafe Hon, you'll be able to watch it at leisure on the show's website beginning Saturday.
When you're watching the episode, pay special attention to the focus group...
| Jan 14, 2010
| 4:22 PM
Conventional wisdom has always said that Baltimore is a city of neighborhoods, but I don't think it's been a city of restaurant neighborhoods until the last decade. Or maybe I should modify that to interesting restaurant neighborhoods.It used to be......
| Dec 3, 2009
| 4:22 AM
Other Reviewer Richard and I were e-mailing yesterday, and he made the interesting observation that he wasn't sure how many other upscale cafes we had in this area "with at least the veneer of quality food" besides Donna's, City Cafe......
| Dec 8, 2009
| 4:22 AM
When I first did a post on upscale cafes, I had only three to put on this list. With your help I've almost come up with 10. In some cases, I've had to stretch the definition a bit; but basically......