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Featured, Food & Drink, Hot Plate

Hot Plate: Tacos & Tequila at Gunther & Co., Greg’s Bagels Reopens, Bourbon, Whiskey and Local Distiller Events

0 Written by: | Friday, Feb 17, 2017 9:11am

Gunther & Co. kicks off Tequila Taco Tuesdays next week

Have you recovered yet from your Valentine’s Day sugar high? Ready for something new?

There’s a lot happening this week in Baltimore restaurant news, and none of it involves heart-shaped boxes of chocolate. New spots are opening, culturally educational dinners are taking place and restaurants are providing locals with lots of opportunities to learn about – and enjoy – different types of liquors.

Here’s a look at what’s happening in and around town this week:

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Featured, Food & Drink, Harbor East

Charm City Cakes to Open Small Store in Harbor East

0 Written by: | Monday, Feb 13, 2017 3:45pm

Confections to be sold at the new Harbor East store, Courtesy Charm City Cakes

Baltimore’s most famous cake shop announced plans today to open a second Baltimore location in the luxurious Harbor East neighborhood.

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Featured, Federal Hill, Food & Drink

Crossbar Beer Garden Gets a Liquor License, Plans to Open in March

0 Written by: | Friday, Feb 10, 2017 11:12am

Photo via Crossbar/Facebook

The renovation of Cross Street Market may be stalled, but South Baltimore is getting a new German beer garden and restaurant.

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Food & Drink, Hot Plate

Hot Plate: Valentine’s Day, The Local Fry Turns Two, Whisky Weekend at Magdalena & The Ivy Hotel

0 Written by: | Friday, Feb 10, 2017 7:55am

Star anise-dusted venison is on the Valentine’s Day menu at The Milton Inn.

It’s that time of year when hearts, flowers and prix fixe menus dominate the restaurant scene. It’s Valentine’s weekend! Baltimore restaurants do have a lot of big plans in the works for the holiday, but this week offers more than chocolate.

Here’s a look at what’s happening in and around town:

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Featured, Federal Hill, Food & Drink, Real Estate & Home

Developer Pulls Out of Cross Street Market Revitalization Deal

1 Written by: | Wednesday, Feb 08, 2017 2:50pm

An old picture of Cross Street Market.

It looks like the renderings won’t turn into reality at the public market in Federal Hill. The developer who signed on to helm the overhaul of Cross Street Market pulled out of the deal on Wednesday. Read More →

Culture, Food & Drink

OpenTable Ranks Baltimore the 10th Most Romantic U.S. City

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Feb 07, 2017 3:05pm

Photo via Wikimedia Commons

Baltimoreans know their city holds plenty of romantic appeal to balance out its grit, but now we have relative proof, thanks to a new list from dining reservation service OpenTable.

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Featured, Food & Drink, Hot Plate

Dishy Dining: What’s Happening for Valentine’s Day at Baltimore’s Restaurants

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Feb 07, 2017 8:04am

Cinghiale’s spinach ravioli with black trumpet mushrooms, pignoli and housemade mozzarella (photo credit: Britt Olsen-Ecker)

Valentine’s Day falls on a Tuesday this year, which means that when it comes to dinners out to celebrate, Baltimore’s lovebirds have lots of choices. As usual, local restaurants have a lot planned for the holiday, from cooking classes to special menus.

With only a week to go before the big day, it’s time to make your reservations. Here’s a look at what restaurants have in store for Valentine’s Day 2017:
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Featured, Food & Drink, Hot Plate

Hot Plate: Tacos at Clementine, Ice Cream for Breakfast Day, Super Bowl Parties & the Black Restaurant Challenge

0 Written by: | Friday, Feb 03, 2017 10:07am

Clementine’s taco night is back, every Wednesday and Thursday.

Are you hungry and thirsty, Baltimore? From ice cream for breakfast on Saturday to a Tuesday night filled with fun events, this week is a big one. Here’s a look at what’s happening in and around town this week:

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Featured, Food & Drink, GreenLaurel, Health and Fitness

‘I’ll Have A Burger, Fries and a Large Fluorinated Chemical, Please’

0 Written by: | Thursday, Feb 02, 2017 1:45pm

Is “food-non-stickage” worth the health issues?

A bunch of smart scientists sampled 400 fast food wrappers and boxes and found that many of the big fast food chains have used unhealthy fluorinated chemicals in their packaging. The group published its findings in Environmental Science & Technology Letters. Their conclusion helps to explain how we all have “fluorinated chemicals” in our blood. Read More →

Featured, Food & Drink, Hampden

Mi & Yu Noodle Bar to Open New Location at The Rotunda

0 Written by: | Thursday, Feb 02, 2017 10:35am

Photo via Mi & Yu Noodle Bar/Facebook

A popular Baltimore ramen bar is coming to Hampden this fall.

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