Chefs & Restaurants
Honey Badger

Honey Badger BBQ Sauce Don't Care (But the Cooks Raising Money for It Probably Do)

If you've been living under a rock (and you aren't a venomous snake), chances are you've probably seen the eponymous Crazy Nastyass Honey Badger video. Read more

Kimchi Tacos

INTERVIEW: Mr. Phillip Lee, Owner of the "Kimchi Grill" and "Kimchi Taco Truck"

If you're looking for some really bold fusion food at an unbeatable price-point, you need look no further than Kimchi Grill, a new restaurant owned and operated by Mr. Phillip Lee, most famous for his empire of Kimchi Taco Trucks. Just as the name suggests, Mr. Lee's food is an unexpectedly winning combination of Mexican and Korean flavors. Read more

Do or Dine

Interview: "Next Food Network Star" and Culinary Bad Boy Justin Warner, Executive Chef and Owner of "Do or Dine"

"Next Food Network Star" and culinary bad boy Justin Warner talks to us about cooking in Bed Stuy, never working for anyone ever again, and how to make espresso aioli. Read more

Yujis Bacon and Egg Ramen

Profile: Yuji Haraguchi, the Man Behind Our Favorite Ramen in New York, "Yuji Ramen"

Finding good ramen in New York is a dizzying, harrowing experience. It's also one of those all-too-uncommon good problems, considering that any of those feelings don't come from a lack of options, but rather from being inundated with so many choices for where you can go to get your fix of noodles. Read more

Corn Milk

The Only Corn Milk Recipe You'll Ever Need

It's August, which means that if you're in America, it's hotter than hell. Your cat is lying prostrate against the cool, teal tiles of your bathroom floor. Outside your window, the view of the world is all wavy and distorted from the heat. One of your Tumblr subscriptions has posted yet another picture of an egg cooking on the sidewalk. Read more


What Did the Olympics Athletes Eat When the 2012 London Games Finished?

The Olympic torch was handed to the Mayor of Buenos Aires; the Spice Girls finished playing two of the songs that made them famous over seventy years ago; and just like that, the athletes competing in the 2012 London Olympics were released back into the wild, where they'll be allowed to live their lives free from the prying eyes of NBC and the rest of the world for another four years. Read more

Pancake Bites at Buttermilk Food Truck

Breakfast Chain Denny's Opens Wedding Chapel: Will It Allow Gay Marriage?

For those of you who've just finished eating breakfast and are wondering where to get married, the popular breakfast chain Denny's has the answer for you. According to a report from KVVU-TV in Las Vegas, a Denny's wedding chapel will be opening in Neonopolis. Read more

Justin Warner

VIDEO: Justin Warner, Winner of "The Next Food Network Star," as You've Never Seen Him Before: A Rapping Pope

Like the winsome new chef and his restaurant, Do or Dine, this video is one for the ages. Read more

Mushroom Pizza at Spago Beverly Hills

Our Top Three Favorite Slices of New York City Pizza

We always new that it would come to this. Every New York City-based food journal worth its salt (and cheese, and tomatoes, and dough) has to do a list of their favorite slices of pizza in the city. It's a right of passage, and a means of letting our readers know that we're here, we're hungry, and we mean business. Here are our favorites, from all the boroughs with pizza of note. Read more

McDonald's Baby

VIDEO: How a McDonald's Saved a 14-Month-Old from Choking to Death by Anthony Smith

Surveillance video captured the terrifying moment when little Vaokakala Nevaeh Mara Tere-Vave was innocently nibbling on a Filet-o-Fish and a side of fries with her parents when, suddenly, one of the fries got caught in her throat. Read more

Eleven Madison Park

"Eleven Madison Park" Makes Top Ten, Changes Everything

For the first time since it opened over a decade ago, Eleven Madison Park has cracked the coveted list of Top Ten Best Restaurants in the World. In response to finally being recognized for their elegantly conceived, masterfully executed approach to fine dining, they'll be completely overhauling their elegantly conceived, masterfully executed approach to fine dining. Read more


Struggling Zynga Lures Foodies to ChefVille with Real-Life Rewards

It's been a rough week for Zynga. Amidst accusations that they ripped off The Sims with their Sims-like game The Ville that's marketed to people who like The Sims, as well as seriously anemic earnings for a company that was once the horse to bet on, the Facebook game creator most famous for its microtransactional system is doubling-down o... Read more


Major Fast Food Fried Chicken Chain "Bojangles'" Makes People Angry, Too!

Raymond Doby, a Korean War Army Veteran, is angry. He may have reason to be, too. Read more


The Epic Conclusion of the 2012 Chick-fil-A Anti-Gay Saga, or, Everyone Needs to Stop Talking about Chick-fil-A Right Now

Why we should all be ashamed of ourselves, and a solution on how we can (and must!) do better next time. Read more

fish tacos

Recession Eats: Breakfast Tacos Recipe

I know what you're thinking: Anthony, you haven't written anything about the recession in a long time. Have you abandoned us? Will you vote for Romney this fall? Read more


Happy Chick-fil-A Day, Opponents of Same-Sex Marriage!

It's been a long two weeks for Chick-fil-A founder, secret billionaire, and openly gay-hating Dan Cathy, who came out of his conservatively appointed closet around two weeks ago with a comment that he was "guilty as charged" when it came to being a supporter of traditional, biblical marriage-- and that anything less was tantamount to inviting God's judgment. Read more

David Chang

The Ultimate Guide to Things Celebrity Chef David Chang Hates

It's no secret that David Chang's rebelliousness-cum-crotchetiness is part of what makes him so gosh darn charming in the first place. A couple of years ago, he and a fellow chef engaged in a little talk called "I Call Bullshit!" which featured a discussion of a broad range of food topics that drew their derision. Read more


Chick-Fil-A's Bigoted Billionaires Dan Cathy and Donald Cathy

Just because your fried chicken chain's logo doesn't have Colonel Sanders in it doesn't mean your corporation is faceless. In fact, as former politicians Rick Santorum and Mike Huckabee have both pointed out, there are some very real people who's reputations and livelihoods are on the line here. Let's take a closer look at some of them. Read more


2012 Chipotle Serves Up 10 Million Pounds of Locally Grown Produce

it was recently announced that Chipotle Mexican Grill was on a track to serve up more than 10 million pounds of locally grown produce to its customers. Read more

Do or Dine

What To Expect from the Brooklyn Chef that Won Season Eight of "Food Network Star"

Justin Warner is about to bring a little bit of Brooklyn to the rest of the world. If you aren't shivering with anticipation, then you aren't doing it right. Read more