Tag Archives: Restaurants

  • 9 James Beard Award Winning Chefs for 2014

    9 James Beard Award Winning Chefs for 2014

    Every year, ZZ Top drummer James Beard gives his opinion on the best restaurants, chefs, and other food-related entities of the year. One moment… I’ve just received a note from backstage telling me that ZZ Top’s drummer is Frank Beard, and that he has nothing to do with the James Beard Awards. But in any […]

  • 50 Awesome Restaurant Sandwich Board Signs

    50 Awesome Restaurant Sandwich Board Signs

    The proprietors of restaurants, bars, and cafes used to place sandwich boards out in front of their establishments to advertise specials and attract business. However, at some point the sandwich board signs ceased to have anything to do with the services provided inside. The thinking now seems to be something like, “today’s special? Not important. […]

  • 20 of the Weirdest Restaurants in the World

    20 of the Weirdest Restaurants in the World

    We’ve all been to one of those silly chain restaurants that try really hard to be wacky and zany. And sure, those were kind of fun where you were about 10 years old—”OMG, mom! There’s a license plate on the wall and a lamp on the ceiling!”—but now that you’re a grownup they aren’t that […]

  • 9 Ridiculous Restaurant Food Challenges

    9 Ridiculous Restaurant Food Challenges

    Maybe you’ve seen one or two “walls of fame” while you’re eating out. The premise is simple: Eat some ridiculous amount of food, and it’s free. Well, “free” from a monetary standpoint – you definitely pay for eating these mountains of food in other ways. So loosen the ol’ belt, because here are 9 of […]