| Aug 18, 2014
| 8:14 AM
A lot can happen in the first three years of a restaurant's life. Things can go haywire. Investors panic, managers quit and staff moves on.
But sometimes, not often enough, wisdom prevails. The restaurant considers what works, what doesn't. It reacts,...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 1:55 PM
Small Bites is a round-up of news and tidbits from Baltimore's dining scene
The fun never stops for Dead Rise Old Bay summer ale, the mammoth hit from Flying Dog Brewery.
On July 31, Wit & Wisdom is hosting a Dead Rise party on its waterside patio...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 8:56 AM
I'm not sure whether the weather makes me want to drink in celebration of the new season or in escape from the old. Either way: It. Is. Spring, y'all.
Ah, it's the return of outdoor seating, of live music, a nice breeze off the water, and light, airy...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 7:35 AM
Yes, it's going to be an unusual Thanksgiving -- conciding with the start of Hannukah and topped with the Baltimore Ravens hosting the Pittsburgh Steelers at M&T Bank Stadium. If you're looking for a place to celebrate on the town, these restaurants say...
| Nov 12, 2013
These are some of the restaurants that will be open for Thanksgiving service. In most cases, reservations are required or advised. Prices and times are subject to change. Always call first.
The Capital Grille (500 E Pratt St., 443-703-4064,...
| Sep 24, 2013
The Food for Thought stage at next weekend's Baltimore Book Festival will present a full slate of talks and demonstrations by Baltimore-based chefs and visiting cookbook authors.
Among the locals are Johnny's barista Lindsay DiFabbio (1 p.m. Friday),...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 1:09 PM
October is Sake Month, and Oct. 1 is International Sake Day.
Two Harbor East restaurants are going with the flow. On Tuesday, Pabu (200 International Drive, Four Seasons Hotel Baltimore, 410-576-5800, fourseasons.com), is kicking off a monthlong Sake...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 8:05 AM
Baltimore will have to content itself with the Vince Lombardi Trophy, because according to Open Table, Baltimore is an also-ran in the romance department. The most romantic cities are, in order: San Antonio, Texas; Austin, Texas; Providence, R.I.; La...
| Aug 13, 2013
Oyster Bay Grille is set to open late this month in the Towson Circle development. It will take over the back restaurant space that has sat vacant since Vin closed in 2008.
The team behind Oyster Bay Grille includes brothers Nick and John Daskalakis...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 6:31 AM
Baltimore restaurants at or near the Inner Harbor have put together all-inclusive package evenings. They’re not cheap, but they give diners a front seat for the fireworks.
You can watch the fireworks from your table on the Wine Market Bistro's...
| Jul 2, 2013
Baltimore restaurants at or near the Inner Harbor have put together all-inclusive Fourth of July packages, including picnic-inspired menus and front-row seats for the fireworks. They're not cheap, but at least you'll have something to tell people at...
| Jun 11, 2013
Maryland Wine Week is back. The 11-day celebration of the state's wine industry begins Friday and runs through June 24.
Organized by the Maryland Wineries Association, the third annual promotional event has restaurants and wine shops throughout the state...