Tag: dining out

The Elephant Bar Happy Hour

Image via Wikipedia The Elephant Bar is a very nice restaurant located in Toledo, OH at the mall. They have a lot of locations, but this one is the only location in Ohio. The restaurant is a little more pricey that an Applebees or Chili’s, but it is totally worth the price. Before I found […]

Dear Mr. Knowlton…

In the September 2010 issue of Bon Appetit, Andrew Knowlton (as the BA Foodist) responds to a reader’s question about the best way for a large party to split a check. Dear Cecilia, Unless you’re with only one other person (okay, maybe two–I’m feeling generous) or you’re 17 years old and out with a group […]

Meal Talk

If my friends and I are looking for something to do.. we sometimes go out to eat. If I am meeting an old friend.. we sometimes go out to eat to talk. If I am on a job interview… I sometimes go out with the employer to talk things over. If it is a special […]

Nibbles & Bites: Foodie Resolutions

It’s that time of year, folks, when we look back at the year that was (and wonder where it went so quickly!) and contemplate the year ahead (and what we’re going to do differently). As much as I dislike the word “resolutions”–it sounds so official and ominous and unyielding–it is what most people call their […]