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Where To Get Your Lunch On During Restaurant Week

August 10, 2011 at 12:06 PM | by | ()

Less than three weeks are left to finish the planning for Restaurant Week. Now that the stats are covered and the limited breakfast and late night options spelled out, we move onto lunch recommendations, offered in two tiers of $20.11 and $30.11.

Same rules apply: we slice through old standbys, consider new spots worth checking out, and, most importantly, look for a decent Restaurant Week deal:

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Quit Yer Crying on Top Chef: It's a Cooking Show, Fer Crissakes

August 27, 2009 at 3:46 PM | by | ()

Let’s get right down to it. It’s only week two of Top Chef Las Vegas and we’re already rolling out eyes at the gambling themed gimmicks and unabashed promotion of The M Resort. Yeah, we get it. It’s a nice resort and the host hotel for Season 6, but fer crissakes, pretty please stop shoving it down our throats.

So, last night’s episode wasn’t exactly one for the memory books, aside from Ashley’s minor meltdown surrounding the Bachelor/Bachelorette party Elimination Challenge with special guest judge Todd English the celeb chef behind Olives at Bellagio.

But back to Ashley. She’s a lesbian. Big deal. But, she (rightfully) has strong opinions about the legal definition of matrimony. There’s a time and place to express such personal beliefs, and we’re kinda thinking she should’ve shut up and cooked at this juncture of the episode (not to be insensitive or non-PC, but seriously).

Anyway, it was a predictable battle of the sexes where after a quick likes/dislikes Q&A with the to be betrothed, the guys cooked for the bachelorettes and the gals cooked for the bachelors.

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