| Dec 12, 2014
| 2:10 PM
Dec. 5 marks a momentous occasion for drinkers of these United States: the repeal of the 18th Amendment, or the end of alcohol prohibition if you didn't pay attention in American history. It happened to fall on a Friday this year, which meant the night...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 2:50 PM
Good Morning, It's Breakfast Time! So states the first page of the menu at the New Wyman Park Restaurant (138 W 25th St.,  235-5100), a perfect option for an early breakfast on your way to work to recover from Twofer Tuesdays, or some brunch action...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 2:38 PM
Burlesque-a-Pades: A Christmas Shimmy. New York City’s touring burlesque revue brings sexy holiday cheer with a Dickens-inspired production featuring illusionist and comedian Albert Cadabra, dance group The Maine Attraction, and more. Dec....
| Dec 5, 2014
| 4:29 PM
On an overcast Sunday, after returning from Thanksgiving travels and then stuffing ourselves at Friends-Giving, we figured we'd extend our itinerary composed entirely of eating out and constant snacking. For our next stop we went to Harbor East and sidled...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 2:22 PM
Bookmakers Cocktail Club (31 E. Cross St.,  438-4039, bookmakersbaltimore.com) feels a bit out of place in Federal Hill; its minimalist black facade stands in stark contrast to the bright lights of the cheap pizza joint and the blaring TVs of the...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 3:21 PM
Bertha’s. Whale Show.
The Birchmere. Aaron Neville Quintet.
Cat’s Eye Pub. Muleman Band.
Creme Restaurant and Lounge. Live jazz.
The 8x10. Alan Evan’s Playonbrother, Elephant Wrecking Ball.
| Dec 1, 2014
| 4:31 PM
Since City Paper is Baltimore’s Most Cynical Alternative Weekly, expectations weren’t exactly elevated when we arrived at the Arundel Mills Corporate Park on a cloudy Thursday to taste what The City That Drinks would consider an oxymoron: a...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 7:37 AM
When talking to friends about having dinner at Dooby’s (802 N. Charles St.,  702-5144, doobyscoffee.com) we kept getting two responses: “They serve dinner?” and “I’ve never been there—the name makes it sound like...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 5:03 PM
Forget everything you think you know about gin. OK, maybe you don’t have to go that far. Maybe you’ve been out in front of the crush of developments (and redevelopments) in this tipple from the Middle Ages as it collides with 21st-century...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 5:08 PM
We are not ones to usually start our dinner with a bowl full of sweetness. But on a recent visit to Bar Liquorice (801 E. Fort Ave,  708-1675, barliquorice.com), when owner Jeffrey Cahill learned that it was our first time at the bar, he insisted...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 8:25 AM
For those of you that don't venture up to Roland Park often, it may be news that Johnny's Restaurant holds a monthly Whiskey Wednesday, and this month's is a doozy, featuring the rare world of wheat whiskeys.
A whiskey can only be labeled wheat if it...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 12:00 PM
There's been a lot of bad news in the world of alt-weeklies over the past month or so: The San Francisco Bay Guardian closed abruptly in October. The same day, the Knoxville News Sentinel announced that it was shutting down the alt-weekly Metro Pulse. But...