The Black Swan, restaurant review: A Michelin-starred pub in the wilds of

The Black Swan, restaurant review: A Michelin-starred pub in the wilds of
Boasting a Michelin star and run by the most dynamic combination of brothers since Romulus and Remus, the Black Swan is what food guides used to call a "destination" restaurant. And it's quite a journey to reach it. It's 45 minutes' drive northwards …
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Chinese restaurant has new name, same quality food
Restaurant reviews are a regular feature of The Issaquah Press. Reviewers visit restaurants unannounced and pay in full for their meals. Cascade Garden was a longtime tenant in the Meadows Shopping Center, offering a popular menu of Chinese food …
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Restaurant Review: Rubaiyat
The chaotic evening traffic on the Hitec city stretch could get to even the best of us. But if there was one thing that makes it all worthwhile is perhaps have Rubaiyat by Ohri's as the destination.The outlet that offers cuisine from the country's …
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Restaurant speed-dating: Quick looks at places we couldn't get to
So many restaurants, so little time. The end of the year approaches, and we find ourselves with a folder full of places that we intended to evaluate (and we may get to some of these next year). For now, here are capsule reviews (no star ratings yet) of …
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The Cotton Duck weathers rough seas

The Cotton Duck weathers rough seas
I'm not sure an exhibition of large oil paintings of shipwrecks is the most auspicious subject for a fledgling restaurant to surround its guests with. But that's what's happened at the Cotton Duck, a Wicker Park art gallery/restaurant (artstaurant …
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Hotel Chantelle, London W1: 'I have no idea how they've fashioned this
Not that long ago, in the deepest Florida boondocks, I fell into conversation with locals. “You're from Scotland?” they marvelled. “You must find it awesome over here! Did you have any idea life could be like this?” This, I might add, was in a …
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At Tempura Matsui in Murray Hill, the Pleasures Lie Within
Somehow she had wandered into a new restaurant serving no-choice, two-hour-long menus that climax with a volley of vegetables and seafood, swished around in batter and sent to a pan of hot oil for a final swim. The white-oak counter where she was …
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Hambleton Hall, restaurant review: 'Back in time to the world of PG Wodehouse'

Hambleton Hall, restaurant review: 'Back in time to the world of PG Wodehouse'
The setting is the stuff of fairy tales: a hunting lodge from 1881 overlooking a gigantic lake in the smallest county. After a spell as a glittering rural salon that attracted the likes of Noël Coward (which explains the appearance of the Master in …
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Ladro Tap in Greville St, Prahran misses the mark with greasy pizza

Ladro Tap in Greville St, Prahran misses the mark with greasy pizza
FORGET what ol' Blue Eyes sang — there are no two words that go together like pizza and beer. So, when I heard the Ladro crew were rebranding their Prahran outpost with a youthful focus and a keen eye on beer, while making the menu even more …
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Restaurant Review: Superiority Burger in the East Village
A similar item is a staple of earnest vegetarian restaurants, where it typically tastes like a paper-towel tube packed with pulverized drywall moistened with Morrissey's tears. The Superiority Wrap is a much more rewarding proposition. The rice has an …
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Review: Fish Shop is a Brill new restaurant in old Dublin

Review: Fish Shop is a Brill new restaurant in old Dublin
It's difficult to imagine a street less regal than Dublin's Queen Street. Especially this evening, with a cold sky starting to spit rain. Three lanes of angry traffic are speeding towards the quays, making Queen Street as charming as a motorway siding …
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Fed-up restaurant owners fight back over Yelp reviews
Yelp gets 135 million monthly visitors, giving its laptop reviewers of restaurants, hair salons, dry cleaners and even prisons great power. Some Yelpers have tried to use the threat of bad reviews as extortion — to get a seat or even discounted food …
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Restaurant Review: Untitled at the Whitney in the Meatpacking District
Untitled is on the ground floor of the Whitney Museum of American Art. The Whitney is the second major art museum in the city to choose Danny Meyer to run a big, semiformal restaurant — the Museum of Modern Art is the other — and yet Mr. Meyer is …
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Quebec City restaurants: Two big names enter scene with mixed results
I was intrigued by this newcomer, not only because it's the sister restaurant of the fancy La Tanière, but because it made En Route magazine's Best New Restaurants 2014 list. Unlike the maison mère, which is situated outside the city, Légende is …
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Cleveland's TownHall Ohio City impresses with diverse, healthy and fun menu
That's because TownHall Ohio City is far more than just a bar – despite its excellent beer and cocktail selection and late-night hours. This casually chic West 25th Street destination in a restored warehouse with exposed brick walls and mod-metal …
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The Star Inn the City, York, review: 'a jewel of a place'

The Star Inn the City, York, review: 'a jewel of a place'
I'm a font snob, and the menu – with its Harvesteresque type – had set me up to expect something ordinary, despite the restaurant's provenance. My posh cocktail extinguished that fear. We were famished and because K doesn't have a sweet tooth and I was …
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The Worst Yelp Reviews of the Best Restaurants in America
Momofuku Ssäm Bar, New York City: 1,750 Reviews, 4 Stars. Dan W.: "PORK BUNS = DISGUSTING!!! I've had pork buns in many different places. In hong Kong, in flushing queens, nyc takeout it is one of my favorite foods!!!! BUT…these were BY FAR the …
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Eye-catching Amilinda's menu built on Spanish and Portuguese flavors
After downtown workers left for the day, the 300 block of E. Wisconsin could look like tumbleweeds might roll through at any moment — a quiet block, despite an Ethiopian restaurant at one end and a succession of little restaurants midblock. But then a …
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José Pizarro restaurant review: a taste of Spain for the City set

José Pizarro restaurant review: a taste of Spain for the City set
London has never been much of an outdoorsy city. At some point, our creators looked at the skies and decided we could do without the piazzas of Rome or the pavement cafés of Paris. The word we use to describe eating in the open air is one of our most …
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Restaurants & Bars
Whether you're planning to pour wine at your Thanksgiving meal or to bring a bottle to a restaurant, there is a mind-bending array of options available to you. Multi-dish meals like Thanksgiving provide a lot of wine pairing possibilities—too many, in …
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Check, Please! Bay Area reviews: Papillon, Marla Bakery, La Viga Restaurant
This new episode reviews Papillon, a restaurant with Old World charm serving traditional dishes prepared tableside in Fremont, Marla Bakery, a bakery that also serves organic breakfasts and brunches in San Francisco, and La Viga, a restaurant serving …
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