Tuesday, September 25, 2007

Rocket to Venus Named Best New Eatery

IN THE NEWS: City Paper's Best of Baltimore 2007 critics and readers pick Rocket to Venus as Best New Restaurant and Charleston as Best Fancy Restaurant, with the critics going with Eastern House as Best Cheap Restaurant and Chameleon Cafe as Best Underappreciated Restaurant and readers selecting PaperMoon Diner as Best Cheap Restaurant. citypaper.com ... The Baltimore Sun's Karen Nitkin gives three stars to Il Scalino (313 S. High St., Little Italy, 410-547-7900), while Elizabeth Large reviews SoBo Café in South Baltimore. ... Kate Shatzkin reports that much-anticipated Italian spot Cinghiale ((pronounced ching-GYAH-lay, which means "wild boar" in Italian), the fourth restaurant from culinary power couple Tony Foreman and Cindy Wolf, is to begin serving lunch the week of Sept. 24, with dinner to follow soon. (822 Lancaster St. in Harbor East, 410-547-8282). ... The paper notes that ribs joint Corner Stable in a Cockeysville hopes to reopen as early as Sept. 26 after recovering from a recent electrical fire. baltimoresun.com ... The Baltimore Snacker notes the closing of well-received Mexican spot El Salto, and visits Sam's Bagels (728 Frederick Road, Catonsville, MD 410-719-6668), SugarBakers Cakes (752 Frederick Road, Catonsville, MD 410-788-9478), Taneytown Deli (10 Mellor Ave, Catonsville, MD 410-747-2673), Thai Heaven (6413 Frederick Road, Catonsville, MD, 410-455-9239), and Sea Hut Inn (729 Frederick Rd, Catonsville, MD, 410-788-0388). baltimoresnacker.blogspot.com

Compiled by Pat Embry, WhereTheLocalsEat.com

1 comment:

Bill Mill said...

Baltimore Snacker noted the closing of El Salto, and then subsequently noted that it was not, in fact, closed.