Chefs & Restaurants
Taco Bell

Is Taco Bell's New Gourmet Menu Better than Chipotle's?

We've already given you a first look into Cantina Bell, Taco Bell's new gourmet menu that, in the words in one of the company's executives, helped them fall in love with their food all over again. Read more

Youtube Chefs

Our Favorite Youtube Cooking Shows

From authentic Indian food to trailer park grub with attitude, these are our absolute favorite Youtube Cooking Shows. Read more


Your Monday Cup: Our Four Favorite Secret Coffee Shops

More hidden than hip, here's a list of four of the best secret coffee shops we use to hide in fear from our Mondays. Read more


Smorgasburg in Twenty Dollars or Less: Week Three

Week Three of my ongoing, thrifty Smorgasburg coverage. Read more

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The Ultimate Thinking Man's Guide to the Controversial Burger King Bacon Sundae

Foodies, Freudians, and Wharton Professors: lend me your ears! Read more


The Best of New York City's Experimental Food Scene

Make your weekend nice-and-weird with the very best of NYC's Experimental Food Scene. Read more

Jamie Oliver

Watch Now: Jamie Oliver Chicken Nugget Fail!

Jamie Oliver's attempt to gross American children out by showing the process of making chicken nuggets is about as epic fail as it gets. Read more


Cruel Taco Bell Hoax Sees Happy Ending: 10,000 Taco Airlift!

They're calling it #operationalaska, or the happy ending to a cruel Taco Bell Hoax that saw the fast food chain bringing 10,000 tacos to the taco-less town of Bethel, Alaska-- the most important delivery to be made in the state since Balto got all that medicine to those kids! Read more

Bacon Sundae

Fast Food Summer Drinks: The Coldest Menu Items Ever!

Whether it's a Bacon Sundae at Burger King or one of the summer drinks like a Strawberry Lemonade at McDonalds, these are the best, coldest menu items that you can fill your fast food summer with! Read more

chuck e cheese

Chuck E. Cheese Mascot Gets a Punk Rock Makeover

It looks like the uncool Chuck E. Cheese mascot is getting a punk rock makeover, losing his goofy red hat and shorts in favor of acid-washed denim, a caustically purple shirt, and a black electric guitar. Read more

Subway Deadly

Subway Norovirus: Which Restaurant Spread the Deadly Disease in 2012?

According to a health department investigation, employees working at a Subway restaurant in Hartford City may have violated Indiana health codes and contributed to an epidemic when they went into work one January day despite being sick with the potentially deadly Norovirus. Read more

Taco Bell

First Look: Taco Bell Goes Gourmet with New "Cantina Bell" Menu

We're giving you a first look into major fast food chain Taco Bell's first formal challenge to its rival, Chipotle: a gourmet menu crafted by celebrity-chef and television personality Lorena Garcia. Read more

Jamie Oliver

Jamie Oliver Slams Michael Gove for Wasting Children's Time

Across the pond on July 4th, while most Americans were just getting their barbecues rearing to go, celebrity chef Jamie Oliver had a few choice slams for conservative British Secretary of State for Education Michael Gove. Read more

Maison Premiere

The Three Best Brooklyn Bars with Outdoor Seating

Because so many of us don't have access to rooftops and backyards (or friends with access to those) in this city, we're putting together this list of the three best Brooklyn bars with outdoor seating. Kick back with an ice-cold brew (or an absinthe, if that's more your speed), and enjoy the cool summer wind running through your hair ... Read more

Brussels Sprouts

How to Cook David Chang's Brussels Sprouts Recipe

An easy way to cook David Chang's Brussels Sprouts recipe. Read more

David Chang

Bad Boy David Chang: London "Most Vicious City," No Restaurants

See what made David Chang call London the "most vicious city in the world." Read more


Restaurant Review: Haab

In East Williamsburg, "Haab" offers solid, often creative takes on standard Mexican fare. Read more


New York City's Three Best Burritos

When it comes to New York City, you're almost literally inundated with choices for where to get your Mexican food. Read more


Smorgasburg in Twenty Dollars or Less: Week Two

Week Two of being thrifty and getting some delicious foodstuffs at Smorgasburg. Read more


Restaurant Review: Philippine Cuisine Gets Rockstar Treatment at "Maharlika"

Well, everyone, I think I speak for all of my hungry ancestors and hungry kinfolk when I say that it's about time that the under-represented Philippine population of New York City got a trendy restaurant in there. Read more