Where to eat: Bar Mezzana

Last weekend, a few pals and I planned an indulgent Sunday brunch at Bar Mezzana. When it came to ordering, we didn't hold back. From crudo to donuts to eggs, we tried everything. Each dish was [...]

Where to eat: Counter in Salem, MA

Counter, located in the lobby of The Hotel Salem, is the latest installation by Lark Hotel's Executive Chef, Justin Perdue. Like his other spot, Picnic Social in Stowe, VT, Justin's menu at [...]

Where to eat: Belle Maison Paris

Whenever I hear that one of my foodie friends is heading to Paris, I immediately recommend making dinner reservations, especially on weekends. If you want to try a new or popular spot, it's the [...]

The Shop in Portland, Maine

The Shop is the latest venture by the guys behind Island Creek Oysters. Their first restaurant in Portland, Maine, The Shop is a classic oyster bar that serves only three things: oysters, canned [...]

Where to Eat: La Mar by Gaston Acurio

If you are going to Miami, you have to do two things: stay at the Mandarin Oriental, Miami and eat at La Mar by Gaston Acurio. TRUST ME. I ate at La Mar twice during my stay. (Okay, three times.) [...]

Brunch at Les Sablons

On a hidden corner in Cambridge, MA's Harvard Square is a restaurant that bridges the space between London and Paris. From pastries to black pudding, Les Sablons brunch is a culinary trip across [...]

UNI. An Izakaya in Boston.

An izakaya is a type of informal Japanese gastropub and UNI, located in The Eliot Hotel in Boston, MA, is just that. It's a restaurant where the dishes are impeccably plated and Biggie playing [...]

My Top 10 Bars. Anywhere.

I've been lucky enough to travel a bit. Not a lot, but enough to feel like I have the chops to write a post like this. I take pride in recommending cool, comfortable and, sometimes, chic (what [...]

Scribe Winery in Sonoma, CA

One of my favorite things to do when visiting California Wine Country is to have lunch at Scribe Winery in Sonoma. At Scribe, lunch is paired with three of their wines. Personally, I love a [...]

Around Lark Hotels In One Meal

If you read this post, you know that I spend the weekend at Blue Inn On The Beach, a Lark Hotel, in Newbury/Plum Island, MA with the team at Lark and Yankee Magazine. While there, I was treated [...]