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Vital Updates: The Eater 38, City by City, April 2014

Today all of the Eater cities updated their <b>Eater 38</b>, your answer and ours to any question that begins, "<b>Can you recommend a restaurant...</b>" This highly elite group spans myriad cuisines and collectively satisfies all of your restaurant needs, save for those occasions when you absolutely must spend …

World-Class Chocolate from a Manhattan Cubby

Amedei happens to make the best chocolate on Earth, suggests Pierre Hermé, who knows a thing or two about sweets. You be the judge: The medal-winning …

10 Restaurants Rome Locals Won't Tell You About

<i>by Elizabeth Minchilli</i><p><b>An insider's guide to where to eat now in Italy's capital city</b><p>It used to be very easy to keep up with Rome's restaurant scene since nothing ever changed. The same comfortable and reliable trattorie and ristorante where you could dependably order up heaping plates of carbonara …

Italy

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Start a Garden Week 2: Building the Raised Bed and Adding the Soil Mix

(Image credit: Regina Yunghans)<p>Last week I showed you my plans for a raised-bed garden. This week, let's talk about how we built the beds.<p>When we …

Gardening

Hardcore Coddling: How Eleven Madison Park Modernized Elite, Old-School Service

At 3:30 p.m., in the back office of Eleven Madison Park, maître d’ Justin Roller is Googling the names of every guest who will come in that night. …

At Your Service

The FOH service at NYC's <b>Eleven Madison Park</b> is famously on-point, so Grub Street goes behind-the-scenes to see how owner <b>Will Guidara</b> and his staff prepare for a night's service. EMP's maître d' Justin Roller Googles the entire reservation book to learn details about his guests; each dining room …

Inside the Wonderful Restaurant Stuck in a Tiny Coffee Shop

Justin Slojkowski held the first course close to his chest with two hands. It was a plate of <b>Local Carrots</b> ($14). As Slojkowski explained before setting the dish down, he crafted it with a mix of roasted and puréed carrots, freekah, and skyr, a tangy Icelandic cultured milk product into which he …