Marjorie Lim

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Best bird in town

Why, you may ask, would an unpretentious, 20-seater <i>yakitori</i> joint be on everyone’s radar? Because in 2009, this establishment became Osaka’s only …

Kyoto 生Nama Chocolat Organic Tea House

When David asked me in April of this year if I had ever been to the Kyoto 生Nama Chocolat Organic Tea House close to 平安神宮Heian Shrine, I exclaimed …

Kyoto Kaiseki Mastery: Hyotei (Honten) (瓢亭) (本店)

Having experienced so many flat-out *amazing* styles of food around Japan already, Kyoto's legendary Kaiseki meal was the last type of meal on our …

An intoxicating temple in Kyoto

Evil cometh from the north, they say. Maybe it was sunlight streaming from the south that gave ancient theologians such a notion. Or perhaps the …

Spirit of plenty Kokopelli, Namba, Osaka

Kokopelli, the native American deity, is associated with abundance and fun. He brings new life, plenty, and, to the Hopi and other original nations …

A little citrus for your sushi? Japan producing fish with the natural flavor of oranges and herbs

As an island nation, the diet in Japan has traditionally consisted largely of <b>fish</b>. Over the last decade, though, per-person caloric intake of fish …

We try surprisingly delicious Miso Curry Milk Ramen in Aomori

Locally owned ramen shops can be found spread out all across Japan. In fact, some of the best flavors aren’t found at the big chain restaurants, but …

Super Duper Burgers, By the Numbers

Sourcing enough meat, veggies, buns, and dairy for an ultra-busy five-location burger chain is hard enough. But when you add a commitment to sustainable sourcing, organic farming, and responsible waste management on top, it becomes a real challenge. SF-based <b>Super Duper Burgers</b>, owned by</b> …

Insider’s Guide to Washington DC

Kyle Bailey works with what he loves. His passion for both beer and seasonal ingredients come together seamlessly at his restaurant Birch & Barley, …

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Manresa OUT, French Laundry Slips on Pellegrino 50 Best

The annual San Pellegrino list of <b>the world's 50 best restaurants</b> was announced today, and as usual, our brothers-in-arms over at Eater National have the score. The news that's most relevant to the Bay Area: <b>Manresa</b>, which cracked the list last year at #48, is now out of the top 50, while <b>The French</b> …

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The 20 Best Restaurants In Williamsburg, Brooklyn

The hipster neighborhood has recently seen an influx of fantastic restaurants that serve everything from fresh farm-to-table ingredients to hand-made Japanese udon noodles.<p>We polled our editors and reporters as well as foodies who live and eat in Williamsburg to find the best restaurants in …

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The 16 Best BBQ Spots In 13 Cities Around The US

From New York to Chicago to L.A., Zagat scoured the States for the shining stars of barbecue around America.<p>Here are 16 barbecue spots in 13 cities around the country you need to try this summer.

America's Best Food Trucks

Food website The Daily Meal, “All Things Food & Drink,” loves its polls and “best of” lists, and the latest entry is the 101 Best Food Trucks in America For 2013.<p>Not surprisingly, big cities ruled the list, with Los Angeles amassing the most winners, 16, followed by San Francisco and New York with …

America's Best Diners (PHOTOS)

"When the Dodgers moved to California, my grandparents moved, too, opening a New York-style diner in 1960," says Harry Rudolph, the third-generation owner of Harry's Coffee Shop in La Jolla.<p>It's the kind of great classic diner where you can count on affordable comfort food like steak and eggs, …

Where to Eat in San Francisco Now

San Francisco is notorious for being a food-obsessed city. Chefs are pushing the boundaries, and sounding out their own dialect of California …

Best road trip stops along Highway 101

If you can only do one road trip, then California's 101 is a must. The 790-mile stretch of highway parallels the state's coastline, giving you and your driving buddies gorgeous views along the way. The winding 101 takes you by all the places that make the West coast the best coast. Starting in Los …

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24 Amazing Places to Eat and Drink in New York City

I love living here. New York City is a microcosm of the world, where you stumble upon four different ethnic food shops right next to each other and …

Frankly Classic: 6 Historic Hot Dog Joints

(photo: Superdawg Drive-in)<p>Duck franks? No thanks. Hot dogs topped with brie and quail eggs? We'll pass on the latest gourmet makeover craze and stick with the classic American icon. According to the National Hot Dog and Sausage Council, hot dogs first appeared in the U.S. in the 19th century, by …

10 Cheap Los Angeles Favorites, As Approved By Locals (And Local Celebs)

It's got a rap for glitz and glamor, but you don't have to do L.A. like Paris Hilton to enjoy it.<p>In fact, some of the area's shiniest treasures are cheap or free. Allow us to adjust your L.A. itinerary...<p><b>YOUR BRUNCH</b><p><b>You could</b> go on celeb-spotting missions at The Ivy’s Sunday brunch. The quaint café …