Bryan Voltaggio's second Baltimore restaurant, Family Meal, is set to open this Friday on Pratt Street in the Inner Harbor. The former "Top Chef" star opened Aggio in June at Power Plant Live. Voltaggio has another Family Meal restaurant in Frederick.
It was a very good year here in the Historic District. We won a makeover from Benjamin Moore paints that really lifted everyone's spirits and made the town look vibrant and fresh-all of the buildings getting painted at the same time really made our town pop.
Over the past several years, Hampden has cemented its position as one of the food-friendliest neighborhoods in Baltimore. It's no surprise, then, to discover that behind one of the bright facades on a particularly charming stretch of 36th Street, a small crew is cooking some fantastic Indian street food.
Healthy Howard, a nonprofit dedicated to bringing healthy choices and health care to county residents, started its Healthy Restaurants program in 2007 to help restaurateurs create wholesome menu items and educate residents about where to find them.
Even when the mercury dips below 32 degrees, there¿s something irresistible about a frozen dessert ¿ especially when the treat in question is something funky and exotic, like the Taiwan-inspired snow ice at new Ellicott City spot Snow Cafe.
Kosher restaurants in Baltimore have always tended to be Chinese joints, pizza shops and casual grills, but every 10 years or so, someone will try something a little fancier. These places don't usually last long, and who can say why? It could be because Baltimore's orthodox Jewish community is more family-oriented, not so interested in fancy dining. Or maybe those attempts were ahead of their time, or just not that good.
Baltimoreans have nostalgic affection for old apartment building eateries. The few that remain are located along University Parkway in Tuscany-Canterbury, like the one inside the Broadview on University and 39th St.
A coalition of public health and community advocacy groups, including the Howard County-based Horizon Foundation, wants Maryland legislators to eliminate the state's sales tax on bottled water and to require restaurants to offer healthier drink options as part of their kid's meal menus.
In his spotless and spartan work space on the second floor of the Four Seasons Baltimore Hotel, Marc Pauvert is showing off his knife skills. In 24 seconds, he reduces a whole chicken to its fry-able, broil-able and poach-able parts. His cuts are the sure and fearless ones of a master who knows absolutely that he will never accidentally cut himself.
Nepal House will open Sunday in the Mount Vernon space that housed the Indian restaurant Mughal Garden. Ryleigh's Oyster Mount Vernon will open Tuesday in the Cathedral Street space across from Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall where Mari Luna closed back in January.
I like Iron Rooster a whole lot, and I think you should go to this new Annapolis restaurant, so I thought I'd tell you right off the bat that this new all-day breakfast restaurant in Annapolis offers free valet parking on weekends.
The BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport is the healthiest airport in the country when it comes to dining, with more than 90 percent of its restaurants offering nutritious options, according to the nonprofit Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine.