| Apr 30, 2012
| 9:07 AM
1) Mamoun's Falafel Restaurant
You want falafel? Anyone in town will tell you where to go: Mamoun's. They're open 365 days a year, until 3 a.m. Yes, even on Christmas, and I know this because I tested this last year and had my first ever Yuletide...
| May 25, 2012
Each week we tell viewers what they can get for free. This week's free list: 1) Zumba Party 2) Fleet Week Activities 3) Falafel Eating Contest
Zumba Party with Diana McCray Tuesday, June 5, 7:00-8:30pm
Zumba combines Latin and International music as a...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 11:10 AM
121 Allyn St., Hartford, (860) 278-0202, aladdinhalal.com
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668 Farmington Ave., West Hartford, (860) 233-8168, tangierswh.com
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| Aug 28, 2012
| 12:46 PM
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Abigail's American Bistro
493 Roger Williams Ave., Highland Park, 847-849-1009
Abigail's surrounds diners with a sophisticated setting of soothing earth tones with splashes of color and a menu of...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 9:29 AM
House of Kabob Mediterranean Cuisine
1525 Stanley St., New Britain
860-223-1200 and http://www.connecticuthouseofkabob.com
There are many restaurants near college campuses that become favorites because they offer well-made, large and low-priced...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 6:47 AM
In the beginning, God created Jewish dietary laws, and it's within this context that the merits of a kosher restaurant ought to be discussed. Such a resource exists because its clientele has a more-compelling reason than mere caprice for patronizing it....
| Dec 4, 2012
| 8:50 AM
Aladdin Halal Restaurant and Pizzeria
544 Deming Road, Berlin, (860) 829-8284, aladdinhalal.com
In this age of mega-marketing, cross-platform leveraging and multimedia blitzes, most businesses find a million ways to shove their products down our...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 8:15 AM
We're no strangers to the constant struggle between wanting to eat something on the go and not wanting to further clog your arteries or give McDonald's any more American dollars. If a cheap, healthy and portable meal sounds like what you're looking for,...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 2:24 PM
A few years ago I wrote a review of Skaf's Lebanese Cuisine on Chevy Chase Drive in Glendale. At the time, I spoke effusively of the succulent chicken shwarma and gushed over the addictive cabbage salad. When the Skaf family, specifically sons Daniel...
| Oct 31, 2010
San Francisco has a way of grabbing hold of its visitors and taking them for an incredible ride, whether they're dangling off the side of a cable car or maneuvering the steep hillside curves of Lombard Street.
But that doesn't mean they want to feel as...
| May 12, 2011
Sometimes, you cannot conceive of how much love can be cooked into a falafel. Many falafel are sad, desiccated creatures made from powdered mix; it's the rare place that makes falafel from fresh ingredients. But Habayit Restaurant's falafel are beyond...
| Mar 31, 2011
Among food-obsessed Angelenos, shawarma isn't as much a point of contention as, say, ramen or carne asada. At too many of the city's Levantine restaurants, flaccid, flavorless strands of meat pass as properly shaved shawarma almost without protest.