The Fallacy of Food Faux Pas, or Why Restaurants Really Want You to Have It Your Way

I love the folks over at Thrillist, but this week they published a list of seven food faux pas that makes my blood positively boil. Their round up of seven deadly culinary sins includes so-called dictums like, “Don’t order a steak well-done, anywhere.” Or, don’t ever put ketchup on a hot dog in Chicago. WHAT?! [...]

Win the Ultimate Wine + Food Getaway, From OpenTable, Thrillist and Food + Wine!

In conjunction with Thrillist and Food + Wine, OpenTable is pleased to present the Ultimate Wine + Food Getaway giveaway! One lucky winner and a guest will receive round-trip airfare to Miami, three nights at a hotel, and VIP tickets to the Food Network South Beach Wine & Food Festival, including Thrillist’s “BBQ & The [...]

Thrillist’s Ways to C.Y.A.: Last-Minute Tips for Men on Valentine’s Day

Last year, many diners booked their Valentine’s Day reservations on OpenTable in the week leading up to the big day. And the guys over at Thrillist wouldn’t be surprised if most of those last-minute bookers were men. According to Ben Robinson, senior editor of the site that specializes in uncovering the best of your city’s [...]