restaurant reviews

Behind the World’s 50 Best Restaurants Selection; Mid-Century Restaurants in America; Calorie Counts Not Curbing Our Appetites + More News

Dining news from around the world and the web… * The rules are there are no rules. Grub Street examines the voting guidelines and standards for the World’s 50 Best Restaurants — and finds there aren’t any. [Grub Street] * Sip and save. How to get the most value out of wine when dining out. [...]

OpenTable Celebrates 15 Million Restaurant Reviews: What Are Your Stats?

Last week, we proudly announced that, thanks to diners like you, we have generated more than 15 million restaurant reviews by verified diners, establishing OpenTable as one of the largest and most trusted sources for restaurant reviews. In celebration of the milestone, we created a fun infographic illustrating OpenTable diner review trends and behaviors since the launch [...]

Restaurant Review Round-Up: Balena, Il Buco Alimentari, The Kitchen + More

Recent reviews of OpenTable restaurants… * Balena in Chicago, Illinois, by the Chicago Tribune. * Capital Grille in Fort Worth, Texas, by Star-Telegram. * Florio in San Francisco, California, by the San Francisco Chronicle. * Il Buco Alimentari & Vinera in New York, New York, by the Insatiable Critic. * The Jugged Hare in London, United Kingdom, by the Financial Times. * The Kitchen in Denver, Colorado, by the Denver [...]

Restaurant Review Round-Up: Pera Soho, Rasika West End, Trillilum + More

Recent reviews of OpenTable restaurants… * Benoit in New York, New York, by The Insatiable Critic. * The Cafe at the Ritz-Carlton Buckhead in Atlanta, Georgia, by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. * Le Latini in Montreal, British Columbia, by The Montreal Gazette. * Max Downtown Restaurant in Hartford, Connecticut, by The New York Times. * Pera Soho in New York, New York, by The New York Times. * Rasika [...]

Chefs Don’t Want to Serve Kids; Meat Gets Vegetarians Suing Mad; Most Annoying Words in Restaurant Reviews; Calorie Counts Are Wrong; Fave Food Trucks

* Chefs don’t like your kids. Okay, not really. But many would prefer that you leave them at home when dining out. [Time] * Meat leads to meeting in court. Vegetarians get greenlight to sue restaurateur who served them meat.  [Gothamist] * True lies. The calorie counts at restaurants are often sometimes wrong. [CNN] * [...]