Tough-guy chef Steve Martorano has a soft spot for pasta
Chef Steve Martorano, a cueball-bald, tattooed muscleman who grew up on the tough streets of South Philadelphia, credits his grandmother's home-style Italian food with steering him away from his neighborhood's not-so-savory influences and into the restaurant biz. He started at an early age, selling sandwiches made in his mother's basement.
Spanish cuisine heats up at Oakland's Shakewellvisit|article-5846310|Columns-nav-hcat|1
The Oakland dining scene continues to hit all the right notes - the smart beer-centric menu at the Dock, the diner-meets-cocktail shakeup at Hopscotch and the fire-driven cuisine at Camino. Now Spanish food is coming to the forefront, not only at the established Duende but at the brand-new Shakewell, opened in July by two industry vets who took over the longtime space of Mezze.
Fave con cicorie
Our version of Meatless Monday is for vegetarian foodies with discriminating palates and features recipes that elevate the "dining at home" experience. A weekly feast for your eyes, Mondays won't be the same once you get a hold of these savory and seasonal dishes with distinct and intense flavors.
Eye Spy: Student Savings
Do I go out tonight, or not go out and be able to afford food for the next week? This is a weekly question that I am sure many Bournemouth students face. Successfully budgeting your money can be a difficult task, especially when you are sometimes faced with having to choose between the things you want to do and the things you have to do.
Gnocchi Amatriciana. -- Photo by Jeeves de Veyra, ABS-CBNnews.com
There are few good places that can "date" you as a foodie and Il Ponticello is one of them. These days in the fast-paced dining world of Metro Manila, restaurants come and go, but the new owners of Il Ponticello have decided that the Makati institution is here to stay.
Good food that wriggles and squirms
PASTA PLEASE: Twins George and Annie Bowran on a special visit to Jamie's Italian for their favourite meal, celebrating World Pasta Day. Picture: DYLAN COKER It's pasta, and it gets an especially big tick from tucker-loving twins George and Annie, who are heading for a big favourite-foods day when they turn 4 next week.
Fine-dining spot Lauro Ristorante closes in Tampa
Another one bites the dust. Its tablecloths were deep fuchsia, not white, but last week's closure of Lauro Ristorante represents yet another loss for Tampa Bay's fine-dining scene.
Frenchy's South Beach Cafe' is the newest addition to the Frenchy's restaurant family located in the heart of South Clearwater Beach. It offers some of the same great food and great prices as the other locations. Key West Bistro Atmosphere, open air dining and an unbeatable view of the beach and great sunsets.
South Beach Cafe & Juice Bar provides you with healthy organic juice in a variety of flavors, as well as modern African and Caribbean food. With more than 20 years of experience, this family-owned-and-operated company has the expertise to offer you a wide array of healthy menu items and a comfortable atmosphere filled with fun, music, and dancing. Conveniently located on the corner of 124th Street, it's easy for you to stop by and join us for a wonderful meal and great entertainment.
400 N. Capitol St. NW
Washington, DC 20001