James Beard Awards


On Our Plate: Mother’s Day Reservations; #NobodyMakesItLikeMom Giveaway; James Beard Award Winners; Best Dining Cities for Moms + More

Happenings on and around OpenTable… * Mother’s Day is Sunday. Book your reservations now! * Want to win $200 to take your mom for dinner on Mother’s Day? Enter our Twitter #NobodyMakesItLikeMom giveaway! * Greater Cincinnati Restaurant Week reservations are open. Book now for 3-course lunches and dinners for $33.13,  May 13-20. * What are the [...]

Congratulations! 2013 James Beard Award Winners

Last night, the 2013 James Beard Foundation Awards, otherwise known as the “Oscars” of the food world, were held in New York City. New York OpenTable team members Vince Chiaramonte, Mark Cornell, Samantha Cleaves, Alicia Gomes, Brian Maiorana, and Matt Touron were on hand to cheer on the nominees. You can peep a few pics below [...]

2013 James Beard Foundation Awards Restaurant + Chef Finalists Revealed

The folks at the James Beard Foundation have released their list of finalists for nominations in the 2013 James Beard Foundation Awards, otherwise known as the “Oscars” of the food world. Congratulations — and good luck — to all. Winners will be announced at the James Beard Foundation Awards Gala on May 6, 2013, in New York City. Nominated [...]

2013 James Beard Foundation Awards Restaurant + Chef Semi-Finalists

The folks at the James Beard Foundation have released their list of semi-finalists for nominations in the 2013 James Beard Foundation Awards, otherwise known as the “Oscars” of the food world. Congratulations — and good luck — to all the semi-finalists. Nominated restaurants include: Outstanding Restaurant August, New Orleans, Louisiana Blue Hill, New York, New York Canlis, Seattle, [...]

Dining Poll: Who Should Win the James Beard Award for Outstanding Restaurant?

The 2012 James Beard Awards are tonight — and we can’t wait. In case you missed it, we got the party started early yesterday. Today, we’re wondering which restaurant you think should take home an award for outstanding restaurant. Weigh in on our poll! Which restaurant should win the James Beard Award for Outstanding Restaurant [...]

James Beard Awards 2012: Inside Michael Murphy’s Annual Rosé Bowl

We’re eagerly anticipating the 2012 James Beard Foundation Awards on Monday, May 7, 2012. To get the party started, Michael Murphy did just that. Once again, OpenTable had the great pleasure of sponsoring Mr. Murphy’s Annual Rosé Bowl at Jonathan Waxman’s Barbuto restaurant in Manhattan. A fete for San Francisco’s nominees, attendees included many bold-faced Bay Area names, [...]

On Our Plate: 2012 James Beard Award Nominees; Private Party Planning Tips; UNICEF Tap Project; Boston Restaurant Week + Chicago Chef Reservations

Happenings on and around OpenTable…  * Congratulations to the 2012 James Beard Foundation Award nominees. Find out if your fave chef or restaurant was recognized. * Planning a private party? Manhattan event planner Maya Kalman has five tips to make it your best soiree yet. * The UNICEF Tap Project is happening now! Dine out and donate [...]