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American Cuisine: What Does It Really Mean?

OpenTable diners recently selected their 50 favorite restaurants for American cuisine. But the Chicago Tribune‘s Bill Daley wonders if anyone can even agree on what American cuisine specifically refers to. The James Beard Foundation posits that the U.S. is a nation of regional cuisines rather than one with a unifying national style of cooking. However, [...]

Best Restaurants for American Cuisine: Your 50 Favorites

Are you feeling particularly patriotic as Independence Day draws near? Celebrate by dining out at one of the national winners of the OpenTable 2009 Diners’ Choice awards for Best American Cuisine, as selected by OpenTable diners. Based on 2.5 million reviews of more than 9,000 restaurants in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, [...]

The S. Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Restaurants

Restaurant magazine announced the winners of the “S. Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Restaurants” awards at a ceremony in London. Included are Per Se, Alinea, The French Laundry, Le Bernardin, Jean Georges, Masa, and Daniel. Chez Panisse,  L’Atelier de Joel Robuchon, Manresa, and Del Posto were ranked among the top 100. Congratulations to all the honorees. [...]