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Dining Out

Where to Eat and Drink in Cold NYC

Robert Rosenthal | Posted 03.30.2014 | New York
Robert Rosenthal

New Yorkers are forever promoting the fact that we enjoy four distinct seasons here. Yet that premise is at its most challenging in the dead of winter, especially when it comes to discovering warmth by means of food and drink.

The Restaurant Dilemma: Kids or No Kids?

Jamie Schler | Posted 03.23.2014 | Taste
Jamie Schler

Believing, as does Chef Achatz, that children should experience fine dining and dining out in general, we made it a habit to bring our sons with us, whether pizzeria, diner or restaurant, and have been since they were born.

How To Survive Restaurant Disasters

The Daily Meal | Posted 03.18.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

We've rounded up 10 potential restaurant disasters and explain how to deal with them like a pro.

45 Days Until 45: Fitbits and Tidbits

Wendy Burch | Posted 03.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Wendy Burch

Look, dieting should not be all about deprivation. You don't want to be the girl pretending to enjoy a plate of lettuce, when everyone else is raving about the mushroom ravioli.

An Open Letter To Bad Tippers

Matt Walsh | Posted 03.08.2014 | Business
Matt Walsh

Now, to speak directly to a certain terrifying subset of this species. These are the lowest, most shameless sorts of customers. Their existence is a constant, chilling reminder that evil exists in the world. They are the non-tippers.

The Best Ways To Spend Less When Dining Out

The Daily Meal | Posted 02.19.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

It takes a keen eye and a bit of restraint in order to decline the offerings and keep your costs low.

The 33 Best New Restaurants In America

Thrillist | Posted 02.10.2014 | Taste
Thrillist

Here they are (with a neat checklist) in all their gastronomical glory.

The 44 Worst People In Every Restaurant

Thrillist | Posted 02.08.2014 | Taste
Thrillist

The Communal Dining Thief: Did he actually just ask to try my drink? And where are my fries?

What Eating Can Tell You About The People Around You

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Orchant | Posted 11.12.2013 | Taste

Some of them are gems, some of them need to get away from you as soon as possible.

Why I Prefer to Have Thanksgiving in a Restaurant

Sue Kerr | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Sue Kerr

One year, I said, "Enough! Enough, I said. I have Thanksgiving traditions in my heart that I want to experience with my partner, who is my family." So we decided that we would go out for dinner after spending the noontime meal with someone else's family.

How To Save Money On Restaurants, From Michelle Madhok (WATCH)

Posted 10.07.2013 | MarloThomas

Can you go out every week without breaking the bank? Michelle Madhok, Online Shopping Expert and Founder of SheFinds Media told me about a few online ...

Why I No Longer Drink

Sharon Greenthal | Posted 10.14.2013 | Fifty
Sharon Greenthal

My 21-year-old son, who can sometimes surprise me with his level of maturity -- I still think of him as a goofy 8 year old far too often -- has opted out of a 21st birthday celebration in Las Vegas with some of his friends.

America's Best Outdoor Restaurants (PHOTOS)

Travel + Leisure | Posted 10.13.2013 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

"A great outdoor restaurant is more than patio tables and umbrellas; it must thoughtfully create a sense of personality and character," says celebrity...

Where To Eat In LA Right Now

Food & Wine | Posted 08.01.2013 | Los Angeles
Food & Wine

From the first brick-and-mortar venture by pop-up king Ludo Lefebvre to a meat speakeasy by superstar chef Nancy Silverton, these 10 restaurants have fanatical followings

America's Best Steakhouses

The Daily Meal | Posted 07.15.2013 | Taste
The Daily Meal

The finest steakhouses the country has to offer: must-visits for even the most casual carnivore.

5 Ways You're Wasting Money At Restaurants

Posted 05.16.2013 | OWN

By Lynn Andriani We've found some surprising ways to avoid sticker shock when the check arrives -- and still have a terrific meal. Keep in t...

American Attitudes on Eating Out [INFOGRAPHIC]

Foodbeast | Posted 05.09.2013 | Taste
Foodbeast

Study shows 57 percent of Americans consider eating out a 'special occasion.' [INFOGRAPHIC]

How To Trick Yourself Into Eating Less When You're At A Restaurant

Posted 05.07.2013 | OWN

By Jena Pincott We all know that restaurants tend to use more oils, fat and sugars in their food preparation. These seven lab-tested strategies for...

Restaurant Survival Guide: 10 Tips For Healthful Dining

Dr. Lisa Young | Posted 07.01.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Lisa Young

It is possible to eat out and consume upward of 2,000 calories in just one meal. However, it is also entirely possible not to break your calorie budget and to eat healthfully while eating out. The key is to be mindful of your food choices and to choose wisely.

Fashionably Late: Dining Around The World

Christine Drinan | Posted 06.16.2013 | Travel
Christine Drinan

A city's cultural scene dictates its dinner hour. While determining the perfect time to dine is far from an exact science, our local correspondents gave us insider tips on how to join the cool kids' table.

The Reality of Big Ang

Greg White | Posted 05.04.2013 | Entertainment
Greg White

I haven't seen an episode of Mob Wives. Or maybe I have: I had dinner with Big Ang.

How To Outsmart Any Restaurant Menu

Mark Hyman, MD | Posted 04.10.2013 | Healthy Living
Mark Hyman, MD

Sometimes you need to eat out and want choices you can feel good about! While I recommend you avoid doing so as best as you can, the following can make seemingly-impossible decisions about what and where to eat easier for you.

Dinner at Gam Wah

Gillian Clark | Posted 03.19.2013 | DC
Gillian Clark

I spent a great deal of my childhood in the back of my father's station wagon. I'd stretch my neck and eyeballs as far as I could from the backseat. There was one restaurant in particular that never failed to capture my attention.

7 Restaurant Mistakes Healthy People Make

Posted 11.29.2012 | Healthy Living

By Maridel Reyes In our quest to eat light, we know to pass up artery cloggers like fettuccine Alfredo; we regularly order sauce on the side and ...

Make Friends With Your Menu

Jamie Galloway | Posted 01.26.2013 | Healthy Living
Jamie Galloway

Balancing your diet with your health, career, social life and fitness regimen is challenging enough without making dining out a misery for you and your dinner companions. Choose wisely, remember less is more, and enjoy your meal!