Lunch Break: Meet OpenTable Employee … Tori Tsu

[singlepic id=19 w=300 h=400 float=right]As you may have guessed, OpenTable is a company of foodies. It’s also a pretty terrific place to work! Each week, you’ll meet another OpenTable employee and find out some of their food faves — and discover their answers to one of life’s eternal questions: “What’s for lunch?” Click image for larger view.

Name: Tori Tsu

Hometown: Menlo Park, California

Job Title: Associate Marketing Manager

What that means that I do at OpenTable: Consumer marketing, holidays, promos

Years at OpenTable: 1.5 +

I have worked in a restaurant as a: Hostess, wine attendant.

The food that I can’t live without: Really good bread.

The one food I’ll never try: nattō.

My go-to drink or cocktail: Bourbon, neat.

The delicious dessert I refuse to share: Pot de crème.

My favorite thing about dining out is: not doing dishes.

If bone marrow is on a restaurant’s menu, I almost always order it.

My last best restaurant meal was at: traif or PT in Brooklyn.

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Top 50 Late Night Dining Restaurants: The 2011 Diners’ Choice Award Winners!

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Phillies is open late, but the scene is a big snore, unlike what you'll find at any of this year's winning late-night restaurants!

OpenTable is pleased to announce the winners of the 2011 Diners’ Choice Awards for the top 50 restaurants for late night dining.  Derived from more than 10 million reviews submitted by OpenTable diners for more than 12,000 restaurants in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, the list of honorees includes The Gorbals, Ivan Kane’s Cafe Was, and nopa, among others.

New York City solidified its reputation as the city that never sleeps with four spots on the list, but it shares top honors with Atlanta and Orlando, which both tied with the Big Apple. Minneapolis, Los Angeles and San Francisco are represented on the list by three restaurants each, followed by two winners in Chicago, Nashville and St. Louis. Other cities with winning restaurants include Boston, Cleveland, Las Vegas, Oakland, Philadelphia and Raleigh, among others.

Congratulations to all the winners, and tune in later today for coverage of some of the most popular late-night dishes from select winning restaurants.