Dining

Not your average joes at Coffee Place

Not your average joes at Coffee Place

“In Tel Aviv, on every corner there’s a good coffee shop,” Katerina says of the Israeli metropolis they used to live in. “It’s always a neighborhood meeting point. It’s fresh and there’s always some kind of food.”

Cultural current: Korean tofu stew bistro reflects Aurora diversity

Cultural current: Korean tofu stew bistro reflects Aurora diversity

The Sogong-dong style tofu, comes from a town in Seoul by the same name, where it later caught on in Los Angeles food circles in the 1980s. Today, the Sogongdong Tofu House also has locations in Tokyo, Hong Kong and Shanghai

France battles against bad restaurant food

France battles against bad restaurant food

“It’s about sending a message that France is a country where we eat well, where we have skills, especially cooking skills,” she said.

Swish hitting is back in Denver: Kobe An Shabu Shabu gets it right

Swish hitting is back in Denver: Kobe An Shabu Shabu gets it right

I would never share the sukiyaki. It’s too good. Here, a brilliant, slightly sweet broth and fresh veggies comes to the table to bring all the flavors of the Japanese countryside together in one bowl

Rethinking sushi rolls for a filling packed lunch

Rethinking sushi rolls for a filling packed lunch

Brown bagging it is plenty economical, but a steady diet of sandwiches becomes boring pretty quickly, to say nothing of the fact that all those servings of refined carbs simply don’t provide the energy necessary to power you through a long afternoon.

Go For the Food: Italian food in Wyeth country

Go For the Food: Italian food in Wyeth country

Fortunately, a terrific Italian restaurant, Antica, is practically across the road from the museum and filled with Andrew Wyeth prints.

Go For the Food: In Annapolis, crab rules

Go For the Food: In Annapolis, crab rules

A family-run institution on the Mill Creek since 1974, this casual crab shack is a favorite for those lucky enough to live in Maryland’s picturesque state capital, as well as visitors from nearby Baltimore and Washington.

Dinner's on: Aurora relaxes rules for food trucks

Dinner’s on: Aurora relaxes rules for food trucks

“When it comes to operating in public parks and on public property, we would be evaluating that on a case by case basis,” Sandel said. Under the new program, a food truck could receive a special temporary permit if it is approved by the city manager

Panera CEO looks to fix 'mosh pit' ordering system

Panera CEO looks to fix ‘mosh pit’ ordering system

Shaich says the idea is to eliminate the obstacles customers have to overcome to fulfill their “lust” for the company’s soups, sandwiches and salads. Eventually, he said the goal is to offer “personalized menus” on mobile devices based on a customer’s order history.

Tacos on Havana, imported from Minnesota

Tacos on Havana, imported from Minnesota

Right now, Rusty Taco has 11 locations in Texas and another two in Minnesota, where the company started. According to their website, they are looking to grow in almost every market in the country, save for the west coast, upper Midwest and few other states