Food

Locale Profile: Mosaic Restaurant -- The Middle East Finds a New Home in Rolfe Square
November 30, 2016 No Commentby

Locale Profile: Mosaic Restaurant — The Middle East Finds a New Home in Rolfe Square

If you’re like me, then you’re thrilled anytime you hear of a new restaurant that boasts an ethnic cuisine other ...

The Food Lovers Gift Guide
November 30, 2016 No Commentby

The Food Lovers Gift Guide

There’s one in every family, and I’m not talking about that uncle whom everyone claims, “Not it!” when asked about ...

Pleasing Everyone's Palate
November 16, 2016 No Commentby

Pleasing Everyone’s Palate

There’s at least one among every collection of family and friends: the vegetarian, the cousin with the peanut allergy, the ...

Pub Amble: Hitting the Hill
November 16, 2016 No Commentby

Pub Amble: Hitting the Hill

Federal Hill has always been a contradiction to me. It’s a place that, from the outside, exudes glamour and luxury, ...

Locale Profile: Singing Hot, Hot Pot
November 16, 2016 No Commentby

Locale Profile: Singing Hot, Hot Pot

Intimidated. That’s how I felt when I first saw the website for LaMei Hot Pot, the new restaurant on Broadway. ...

The Night of the Laughing Gorilla
November 9, 2016 No Commentby

The Night of the Laughing Gorilla

  Twenty-four hours before The ProJo blew the cover on the Laughing Gorilla, I had used my sleuthing techniques to ...

IMBIBE: The Draven
November 2, 2016 No Commentby

IMBIBE: The Draven

Should you find yourself in need of a respite from the Comic Con fray, take a short walk down to ...

Build Up to Beervana with Providence Beer Week
October 5, 2016 No Commentby

Build Up to Beervana with Providence Beer Week

So, you may have heard of this thing called Beervana, the Nirvana for beer nerds. But such beer lovers — ...

Massimo: An Insider’s Look
September 28, 2016 No Commentby

Massimo: An Insider’s Look

Twice my editor has saved me from falling into complete despair after leaving Greece. Last year, it was with an ...

Pub Amble: Through the Murky Waters of the Ocean State
September 14, 2016 No Commentby

Pub Amble: Through the Murky Waters of the Ocean State

When I go out, I like the comfort of areas I know, like Thayer, Wickenden, Downtown or Olneyville. But on my latest ...