Open Table

Open Table Gets Dumped and Morning Roundup

Simple Earth Hops in Wisconsin is hosting a free beer-catered hops harvest festival, the gastronomic charms of milkweed, a live chat with Rick Nelson featuring the St. Cloud “food desert” and more, summer dining in Southeast Minnesota, a rave for Chef Shack, a reassessment of fruit beers, Meritage and Hell’s Kitchen dump Open Table over […]


My Dinner at Manny’s

Last night, I put on my one decent shirt and headed out with my wife to Manny’s Steakhouse in its new Foshay Tower location. The goal: Celebrating our second anniversary with some pricey but world-class steaks. But within five minutes of being seated — immediately after the arrival of the bread basket — the two […]