| Apr 17, 2014
| 10:33 AM
There are two parts to Parts & Labor, Amy and Spike Gjerde's new Remington project - a retail butcher shop and a restaurant. The butcher shop opened today, and the restaurant is scheduled to open on April 24.
At the retail shop, a six-person butchery...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 6:10 AM
Michael Carstens is the new executive chef for the Lord Baltimore Hotel.
The chef, whose local experience includes stints at Harryman House in Reisterstown and Alizee American Bistro, will head all of the food and beverage operations at the recently...
| Apr 19, 2014
Forno, a great-looking new restaurant and wine bar located across the street from the Hippodrome Theatre, opened as quietly as it could in late February just as the blockbuster musical "The Book of Mormon" pulled into town.
Emina Dukic, who co-owns...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 8:14 AM
Tooloulou is moving from Lauraville to Belvedere Square.
The Cajun eatery will open in Belvedere Square's main market building later this spring, according to chef-owner Shawn Lagergren.
Lagergren said he considered operating Tooloulou at both...
| Jan 24, 2014
Happy January birthdays, dear readers,
Welcome to the time of Aquarius with birthdays for: Bill Kietzman, my brother, Robert A. Browning (today, Jan. 24); Ron Mathias, Kerry Biondo, Evelyn Brendle and Emily McClaskey (Jan. 25); Carol Petrosino and Don...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 10:57 AM
A new Hampden spot, Le Garage, will have its official opening on Friday.
Part bar, part restaurant, Le Garage will serve a menu of simple and straightforward French fare, with entree prices range from $16 to $23, according to information provided by the...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 6:30 AM
The latest from the Bagby Restaurant Group, Cunningham's Cafe & Bakery opened today in the Towson City Center, the same building where the dinner-only restaurant Cunningham's opened last fall.
The new eatery is open for breakfast and lunch and features...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 9:51 AM
The dinner-and-a-movie concept is coming to north Baltimore.
Hekemian & Co. has signed a long-term lease with Cobb Theatres to open CineBistro, a luxury seven-screen movie theatre with upscale dining at the redeveloped Rotunda mall.
| Apr 1, 2014
| 1:37 PM
Tucked in a corner of an older shopping center in Ellicott City, from the outside, White Oak Tavern is unassuming and nearly anonymous.
But that's just the facade. Inside, White Oak (named for Maryland's state tree) is warm and food-centric, with an...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 12:35 PM
Unless you’ve been held hostage in a Loire Valley vineyard for the past several years, you’re aware that beer these days enjoys much of the cachet that used to belong only to wine. Indeed, boutique breweries abound on these shores, and it...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 8:30 AM
A new restaurant named Preserve will open later this spring on Main Street in Annapolis. The location is the old Aqua Terra space, which closed in April 2012.
The owners of Preserve are a married couple, Michelle and Jeremy Hoffman, who have recently...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 5:24 AM
On a crisp spring morning, chef David Thomas stands in the kitchen of his Parkville cafe, Herb & Soul, prepping for a busy day of cooking.
Plastic tubs overflow with fresh kale, while shelves hold spices that will impart flavor to the chef's Old Bay...