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    Review: Morton’s Steakhouse

    Ah, Morton’s. I know I said I wouldn’t review national chain restaurants here, but I’m making an exception since the experience was so very different than my perception. ...

    On January 29, 2008 / By
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    The Project.

    I’m a pretty good home cook. I have dinner parties, I know my way around the kitchen. I can chop things without cutting my fingers off, know enough ...

    On January 25, 2008 / By
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    Lavomatic to open in February (hopefully)

    I’m hoping this blog doesn’t sound like an ad for Jean-Robert’s restaurants, but I can’t help that he’s constantly opening and reinventing his restaurants. This one particularly excites ...

    On January 23, 2008 / By
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    Kroger recycling plastic bags!

    Reminded by both The Kitchen and The Foodie Report , I noticed last night at Hyde Park Kroger that they had cans out to recycle plastic bags: grocery ...

    On January 22, 2008 / By
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    Review: Terry’s Turf Club

    There are few things that are more satisfying to me than a burger and fries. I love a good, high-end meal, but sometimes you just want a juicy ...

    On January 20, 2008 / By
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    Review: Greenup Café

    I used to live on Greenup Street, and often walked down to Wildflour for breakfast, or Scalea’s for a sandwich (I don’t remember its name– and they had ...

    On January 17, 2008 / By
  • news 3

    Chalk opens!

    I’m hoping to check out Chalk in the next couple of weeks. I’ll be honest– the name doesn’t quite capture me, but the concept does. I’m very interested ...

    On January 17, 2008 / By
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    McFaddens to reopen as Blackfinn

    Thanks to the Cincinnati Blog for this tip: McFaddens, formerly Nick and Tony’s, will be reopening as Blackfinn. It’s nice to have another spot to hit up after ...

    On January 15, 2008 / By
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    Review: Jeff Ruby’s Steakhouse

    Friday night, after meeting up with some lovely folks from my neighborhood, Terry and I decided that we needed a late dinner. Since Terry had a rather stressful ...

    On January 14, 2008 / By
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    The Iron Horse Inn

    I’m sad to report that the Iron Horse Inn has closed in Glendale. It was home to some fabulous wine dinners (so I hear, I never had the ...

    On January 9, 2008 / By