Nickel Diner is not your ordinary diner, with dishes of pulled pork and quinoa and pozole sharing a menu with egg scrambles and the kind of donuts that often seem more like the Platonic ideal of a donut rather than the sort normally found on diner counters, next to cups of coffee and the atavistic m ... More >>
La Luz de Jesus GalleryDemonstrative cakeWhen was the last time you poured a cup of tea for your cream puff or gave your cupcake a nice back rub? Not too recently? We didn't think so. That might be one reason why these desserts don't look too happy. The perfect baked goodie has the power to ... More >>
Yesterday, August 10th, was National S'mores Day. And you missed it, didn't you? Don't worry, it's not an official food holiday anyway: those require Congressional approval. It almost seems more appropriate to celebrate today--the day after the observed unofficial holiday--with due officiousness, an ... More >>
Not your father's diner but it still might kill you.