Monthly Archives: October 2011

El Chile (Austin, TX)

I was in Austin, Texas this past weekend for a friend’s wedding.  After the wedding and before my flight back to New York, I had a little time to explore the city.  I visited the LBJ Library and Museum and then … Continue reading

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Supper (Philadelphia) — brunch

I was recently in Philadelphia and went to brunch at Supper.  Normally, I don’t post reviews of breakfast/brunch, becuase the options are pretty standard:  some sort of breads (croissants, etc.), a variety of egg dishes, and–for brunch–a few lunch entrees.  … Continue reading

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21 Club– 1 star

The most disappointing dining experience I’ve had recently was at the 21 Club.  The service was disappointing, and the vegetarian options were basically nonexistent.  The 21 Club hypes itself up quite a bit–emphasized in particular right now because of some … Continue reading

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Jean-Georges– 4 Stars

Jean-Georges, a three-Michelin-star restaurant regularly considered one of the best in the city, fares pretty well in this review.  JG has some good vegetarian options on the menu, and this was the only restaurant (so far) that went out of … Continue reading

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We’re live!

Welcome to Without Bacon!  This food blog has been in the works for a while, as I’ve gone to restaurants in New York and beyond, trying to find great restaurants with equally great vegetarian options.  Check out the about page … Continue reading

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Elsewhere–2.5 Stars [CLOSED]

Today’s review takes us to Elsewhere, a “new eclectic American restaurant” in Midtown West.  It isn’t quite as formal as some of the other restaurants I’ve been reviewing, but it is a very good restaurant.  It also did a very … Continue reading

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