Food

Food

Greek Truffle Sellers Want to Solve Restaurants’ Pricey Truffle Problems

12 months ago

We can hear the pitch from exporters: "We learned our lesson from cheap Greek wine, really."

Food

It Takes More Than a Village to Feed Olympic-Sized Crowds

12 months ago

All eyes are on Pyeongchang right now, but feeding the tens of thousands of athletes, workers, and fans that have descended on the city in recent weeks is no small feat.

Chains

McDonald’s Will Try to Make Its Happy Meals Healthier by Holding the Cheese

1 year ago

We're not saying this is nothing, but as healthy initiatives go "hold the cheese" seems like an afterthought.

Food

Chipotle Wastes No Time Testing New Menu Items

1 year ago

After several misses, Chipotle desperately needs a hit here — and this is likely a priority for incoming CEO, Brian Niccol.

Chains

McDonald’s Wants to Become a ‘Credible Chicken Player’

1 year ago

A poultry push coincides with a shift a way from beef that many diners aspire to. And we all know that better quality is where McD's needs to start.

Food

Chipotle Admits It Needs a New Menu Hit

1 year ago

In its recent earnings call, Chipotle executives reaffirmed the chain's commitment to mobile ordering and digital technology, but for that to work, the food has to be good, too.

Operations

A Healthy Economy Is Good News for Coffee Shops

1 year ago

Coffee culture in the U.S. is about more than caffeine, it's about the full in-restaurant experience. While that may be bad news for the at-home coffee industry, it's great news for those of us who love cafe culture.

Food

The Super Bowl Buffalo Wing-Pocalypse Restaurants Feared Will Not Come to Pass

1 year ago

Chicken wing joints certainly find it difficult to explain price fluctuations to their clientele. They dodged a bullet this weekend.

Food

Chipotle’s First Shot at Dessert Falls Short With Diners

1 year ago

Here's your next great food item Chipotle: Hot churros sold while people wait in line. You're welcome.

Chains

Has McDonald’s Solved the French Fry Delivery Problem?

1 year ago

[Spoiler alert] It hasn't. Even the most casual french fry connoisseur knows that soggy fries aren't a heat problem, they're a bag problem. Fast delivery will help, but hot fries will steam themselves in a bag, every time.

People

Critic Q&A: Eater’s Bill Addison on the State of Dining in America

1 year ago

Creating a comprehensive "best of" list is a complicated and Herculean task. Few are better suited to comment (and rank!) the state of American dining than Eater's national critic.

Tech

Restaurant Megatrends 2018: Hit List Dining Changes the Game

1 year ago

Where to eat is important — but suggestions of what to eat are even more influential these days. But chasing after one famous and photogenic dish means you might miss out on all the rest.