| Apr 16, 2013
| 6:57 AM
With Mother’s Day in the offing, consider Sunday brunch as a great gift. Actually, brunch seems like a well-deserved indulgence any time of year, for any of us.
The sit-down-and-be-served Sunday brunch at The Kings Contrivance Restaurant is...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 10:15 AM
Camarones a la Diabla
• 14 large shrimp, deveined,
leave tails intact
• 6 chiles de arbol, roasted
• 2 large garlic cloves, chopped
• 1 tomato, boiled
• 2 Tablespoons olive oil
• ¿ cup of...
| Mar 15, 2012
Every neighborhood in Baltimore seems to have at least one reliable spot for good Chinese food.
But with its central location at Charles and 25th streets, and its hard-to-miss yellow-and-red signs, Yum's Asian Bistro feels like it belongs to the city...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 5:54 PM
In many cultures, especially Asian, a humble facade hides a fancy home inside. In this case, though, the inside of Pho Dat Thanh (pronounced "Foe Daht Than") in Snowden Marketplace, Columbia, isn't all that fancy, either. A single room, with a small bar...
| Jun 12, 2012
Rowhouse Grille is a great name for a Baltimore tavern. You'd think there'd have been enough Rowhouse grills, bars and taverns over the years to fill the 2600 Block of Wilkens Ave.
But as far as I know, this handsome South Baltimore specimen, formerly...
| Mar 31, 2012
The street-level restaurant space at Pratt and Light streets has lain vacant since a Legal Sea Foods pulled out more than four years ago.
That's a long time for an Inner Harbor space to sit empty, especially with Harbor East beckoning diners to its dense...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 11:37 AM
Howard County is home to an incredible assortment of dining experiences. From haute cuisine to grab-and-go, from special occasion to tonight’s supper, more than 250 restaurants await you within minutes of home or work. Whether you’re in the...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 1:36 PM
Last month at the Port Deposit VFW Post 8185, members from the four posts in District 10 gathered to present awards to the students who placed in the two VFW-sponsored essay contests, "Patriots Pen" for middle schoolers and "Voice of Democracy" for high...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 7:05 AM
You can start your Easter Sunday dining at 7:15 a.m. at Slainte in Fells Point, while watching a Scottish Premier League game (Hibernian vs. Motherwell) and finish up with a late-night dinner at the Prime Rib. Easter isn't just for brunch.
| Dec 23, 2011
| 3:50 PM
Ten Ten, the handsome new Harbor East restaurant adjacent to the Bagby Pizza Company, is brimming with good ideas about everyday dining.
The menu is credited to executive chef Mark Davis, formerly of the Baltimore Country Club. His tenure there, you're...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 11:50 AM
There aren't many sports bars in Charles Village. But CVP, short for Charles Village Pub, more than makes up for them.
The spacious pub is, by now, an institution among Johns Hopkins students and neighbors, often called the city's quintessential...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 1:30 PM
New Year’s Eve comes just once a year — and even less often on a Saturday night. For Baltimore-area restaurants, that’s a very good thing.
One in five Americans is planning to dine out this New Year’s Eve, according to a recent...