Film and Television


Top Chef Season 12 Cheftestants Revealed

Mark your calendars and program your DVRs, food TV fans! On October 15, 2014, season 12 of Top Chef premieres. Set in Boston, Massachusetts, look for episodes taking place at The Bull and Finch Pub (aka Cheers), Fenway Park, and Plimoth Plantation, plus challenges centered around the first Thanksgiving, the inaugural Top Chef food festival, a [...]

Mad Men Restaurants: Los Angeles Edition

Mad Men‘s seventh and final season kicks off on Sunday. Unlike previous seasons, much of the action will take place in sunny Los Angeles. We’ve talked about where Don Draper and friends have dined and should dine in New York. Now, we’ve rounded up sumptuous suggestions for where we’d like to see the Sterling, Cooper [...]

Calling All Chefs: Top Chef Season 12 Auditions in Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles + NYC

Season 11 of Top Chef just wrapped (Congrats, Nicholas Elmi!), but we’re already looking forward to the next mouthwatering competition. If you’ve always aspired to compete on the show that has helped usher in the next generation of America’s best chefs, come on down! Casting calls for season 12 of Top Chef are being held [...]

Ace Your 2013 US Open Dining Experiences with the Tennis Channel

The 2013 US Open Tennis Championships start today in New York. If you’re heading to the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center during the next two weeks, as I am, you’ll likely work up an appetite. Fortunately, the folks at The Tennis Channel have put together a US Open dining guide for the competition. Click [...]

Dining with the Stars: Gomez Turns 21 in LA; Aniston + Theroux Break Bread in NYC; Travolta Turns up in SF + More

Recent celebrity sightings at restaurants on OpenTable… * Selena Gomez had a Bieber-less 21st birthday celebration at Bagatelle in Los Angeles. [NY Post] * Soon-to-be-wed Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux shared a bite at Blue Hill in New York. [People] * John Travolta and family sunk their teeth into the eats at Fang in San Francisco. [tablehopper] * Hip hop heavyweights Jay Z, Irv Gotti, and Timbaland got the VIP Treatment at La Marina. [...]

Dining with the Stars: All Stars Take NYC; Aaron Paul Breaks Bread in LA; Kanye Brunches in SF + More Celeb Sightings

Recent celebrity sightings at OpenTable restaurants… * Cliff Lee of the Phillies had a meal at Arlington Club Steakhouse in Manhattan. [NY Post] * Baseball players Yoenis Céspedes and 2012 AL Rookie of the Year Mike Trout tucked into some steak at Benjamin Steakhouse in New York City. [NY Post] * Breaking Bad‘s Aaron Paul had a date-night dinner with his wife at [...]

Dining with the Stars: Julianne Moore in BK; Tom Cruise in BH; Kris Humphries in MIA + More

Recent celebrity sightings at restaurants on OpenTable…  * Erstwhile Gossip Girl actor Chace Crawford lunched at ABC Kitchen in New York City. [People] * The Bachelor‘s Sean Lowe dined with fiancee Catherine Guidici at Manhattan’s Ainsworth Park. [People] * Julianne Moore dined with designer pal Rachel Roy at Antica Pesa in Brooklyn. [NY Post] * Upcoming costars Will Arnett and Megan Fox shared a meal at NYC’s Beauty & Essex. [People] * Katie Holmes was deep in conversation [...]