What do you think of when you hear the phrase “fast food”? Burger? Fried chicken? Late-night kebab? “Salt and vinegar on those, mate?” Yes, please. To all of it. “Fast food”, two words that, for me, conjure up a spectrum of feelings from pleasure and satisfaction to a mild self-loathing, countered by a healthy dose…

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New plans have been unveiled for Jamie Oliver’s former restaurant in Central Milton Keynes. Jamie’s Italian, one of a chain of restaurants owned by the celebrity chef across the country, closed its doors on Silbury Arcade in 2018. Now plans have been lodged for it to reopen as a Cosy Club – a ‘more formal’…

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Expect lots of bread baked in-house and more. One of New Westminster’s best restaurants is expanding its empire to include a new deli. And it’s taking over an old Starbucks space to do it. Artusi Restaurant is located at 412 – 6th St. and has been feeding people their own brand of find Italian food.…

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A taste of the Old Country is coming to Eagleville. Renovations are under way on Eagleville’s historic town center to open Sorelles Italian Restaurant and Pizzeria at 161 N. Main St., former home of Maple Street Grill, which closed in late 2021. Sorelles, which means sister in Italian, is owned by sisters Kyah Richards and…

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UAE residents are willing to travel to these countries even as the airfare has increased to over Dh2,000 a ticket File photo By SM Ayaz Zakir Published: Sat 5 Mar 2022, 2:53 PM Travelling to Eastern Europe and the Balkan peninsula has been a concern for UAE residents, since the Russia-Ukraine crisis began. However, travel…

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Another addition to Hollywood’s sudden upscale dining boom opens tonight with Magari. The Japanese-Italian restaurant has been in the works since late 2021 and features a collection of award-winning chefs known for cooking Michelin-level food across the globe. The new Magari’s glassy front sits next to Sugarfish and Nuehouse Hollywood at Sunset and Gower. Chef…

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In this episode, Michael Ferrazzani, chef/owner of Ya Mamma’s Authentic Pasta Sauces, and Kenny Palazzola, chef/brand ambassador of Lilly’s Fresh Pasta and owner of YouTube channel Live, Laugh and Cook Italian, face off to see who can recreate each other’s signature dish.  Each recreated meal will be judged on: Percentage of correct ingredients  Similarities in…

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Lawrenceville residents are buzzing about a new sign that went up this week. The sign is hung on the front of the old Maidenhead Bagel location on Main Street. It reads, “Coming Soon Eatalia Market and Kitchen.” Hmmmm, I’ve never heard of it before, but, by looking at the sign, I think a new Italian…

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By Nathan Sager Published March 4, 2022 at 10:07 pm One of downtown Hamilton’s go-to spots for classic Italian cuisine is welcoming diners again, now at a primo location downtown. Claudio’s Ristorante reopened on Friday (March 4) at 191 James St. N., where renovations have been taking place since the summer of 2020. The process…

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Want to know where locals eat in Birmingham? (The Garage / Facebook) Looking for a restaurant to check out in Birmingham that locals love? Whether you want to impress out-of-towners or finally feel like a local yourself, here are the top recommendations for where locals eat in Birmingham. Check it out, then let us know…

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