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  • Bunches of Brunches

    'Tis the season for eggs and French toast? It sure is feeling like it with several new brunches being offered recently. It's not on the Café Hon web site yet, but according to the flier left at my door last weekend, the recently Gordon Ramsay-fied Hampden...
  • Turp's Sports Bar and Restaurant undergoing renovations

    Turp's Sports Bar and Restaurant undergoing renovations
    Mount Vernon sports fans (yes, we exist) can breathe a sigh of relief, Turp's is not closing. With the bar and restaurant shuttered the past couple of weeks for renovations, customers were left to wonder if that meant the end—kinda like The...
  • Oysters outside "R" months

    Oysters outside "R" months
    So how does that old chestnut about “R” months—months with an “R” in their spelling—and oysters go? I've been thinking about this because I just accepted a job at Thames Street Oyster House. In an impromptu poll of...
  • Fed Hill's Brewer's Cask adds wine bar

    In January, Brewer's Cask in Fed Hill (1236 Light Street)—City Paper's Best New Bar in 2012—changed ownership to Bill and Elle Grose. And, in exciting news for a wino like myself, they've opened an upstairs wine bar. The main floor of the...
  • Birroteca goes vegan, offers round two of Beer vs. Wine

    Last month, Birroteca hosted Hops vs. Grapes vol. I, pitting brews from Union against vino from Tenth Harvest. No winner was declared, but perhaps it's notable that Tenth Harvest, "Hailing from the European Boot" is back for vol. II, this time facing...
  • Ritz Carlton Announces Sips Wine Bar, to open Labor Day

    A new wine bar is set to open at the posh Ritz Carlton residences at 801 Key Highway. Joseph Graziose, senior vice president for RXR Realty, developers of the Ritz, says that an independently-owned restaurant, Sip Wine Shop & Restaurant, has purchased the...
  • Soft Shell Crab Week Starts Today

    You know the seasons have changed when Baltimore restaurants start promoting soft-shells:  Get ready for the Downtown Partnership's annual Official Soft Shell Crab Week, which goes from today until June 1st—technically 10 days, but I think Baltimore...
  • Chef Shakeup at Ten Ten and Fleet Street Kitchen

    [caption id="attachment_21791" align="alignleft" width="300"] Cunningham's (photo by J.M. Giordano)[/caption] The Bagby Restaurant Group has been busy this year—opening their new Towson standout Cunningham's, adding a bakery, creating a more...
  • Pabu to look like Ouzo Bay, LAMILL to be completely renovated

    Pabu to look like Ouzo Bay, LAMILL to be completely renovated
    As Greek philosopher Heraclitus said: "There is nothing permanent except change." After a weekend of absorbing the news that Pabu and LAMILL are closing, we were finally able to get an early idea about what those planned changes are. Alex Smith and George...
  • Bryan Voltaggio To Open Baltimore’s Aggio June 28

    Bryan Voltaggio—Top Chef runner-up, James Beard Finalist, and overall Maryland chef heavy hitter—is finally set unveil his first foray into Baltimore when he opens the doors of Aggio on Saturday, June 28. Similar to his DC restaurant of the...
  • Councilmania: Talkin' Loud And Saying Nothin'

    Councilmania: Talkin' Loud And Saying Nothin'
    By the time the "no youth curfew" chant rang out from the balcony, last night's city council meeting was already one of the stranger ones in recent memory. Consider the Food Truck bill. For several months city officials have worked with representatives of...
  • The Money Game: the latest campaign-finance figures in Baltimore's legislative district races

    The Money Game: the latest campaign-finance figures in Baltimore's legislative district races
    The most recent round of campaign finance reports for Baltimore City's 12 legislative-district races – a Senate and House race in each of the six districts - were due late May at the Maryland State Board of Elections. The mass of new data reveals...