| Aug 30, 2011
| 5:42 PM
There’s something to be said for getting back to one’s roots, literally. Howard County schoolchildren are being introduced, some for the first time, to where their food comes from. Not just its origins, but how good fresh food tastes, too....
| Apr 18, 2012
| 9:00 AM
There's a lot of love at Nora's Kabob.
Brothers Sevi and Raymond Sinanian, who opened the Ellicott City restaurant last month, are quick to profess their affection for the flavors of their youth, including the almighty pomegranate, and for their mother,...
| Oct 22, 2011
The view from the Olive Room, the serenely seductive new penthouse restaurant at the Inn at the Black Olive, dazzles you senseless. Suddenly, Baltimore, seen from this fresh angle, looks like a European port city, vibrant and jagged, a starry skyline...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 11:20 AM
The storied Woman's Industrial Exchange will reopen in November as the Woman's Industrial Kitchen, according to Irene Smith.
The Downtown luncheon room, famous for its chicken salad, tomato aspic and no-nonsense waitresses, will reopen on Nov. 25, the...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 5:07 PM
The Woman's Industrial Exchange, famous for its tomato aspic and its no-nonsense waitresses, will reopen in November under the no-nonsense management of food truck owner Irene Smith, who says she is determined to honor the tearoom's traditions that...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 10:27 AM
Sean Brown and Doug Jones were brainstorming ideas for a signature burger to add to the menu at Players Bar & Grill in Woodstock when Brown, the restaurant's general manager, threw out a crazy idea.
"We were trying to figure out what we could put on a...
| Sep 3, 2011
Somehow people got it into their heads that Chazz: A Bronx Original was a glorified pizza parlor. Maybe it was the pre-opening articles that documented the pizza discovery tours and fact-finding missions embarked upon by the principals involved with...
| Sep 8, 2011
Most of us so-called grown-ups are just like the kids. As much as we moan about going back to school, we're pretty much over our free-form summer hours and want to get back to some sort of routine. One of the things we look forward to is seeing friends...
| Jul 3, 2011
| 10:45 AM
The busy Ellicott City intersection of highways 29 and 40 has its fair share of decent restaurants. They are attracted, no doubt, by the daily influx of shoppers and a healthy customer base in the surrounding residential areas. And it's not a bad stop...
| Sep 15, 2011
Everyone has a few favorite food items that galvanize them when they peruse a menu. Citrus, mushrooms, spice, chocolate, tomato …whatever it is, it tantalizes the emotions and helps in the decision-making.
Those personal food preferences also...
| Sep 17, 2011
Fells Point, a waterfront neighborhood, has had a historic shortage of good seafood restaurants. There are one or two very good high-end choices, but the casual options are meager and the mid-range options non-existent.
Here comes Thames Street Oyster...
| Sep 15, 2011
Howard County can be proud of the fact that there are a number of interesting little individually owned eateries that provide sustenance for locals who live a tad outside the plethora of "usual" Columbia and Main Street, Ellicott City, haunts.