The following passages have been excerpted from a story in Third Helpings, by Calvin Trillin, which can also be found as part of Trillin's The Tummy Trilogy, (Farrar, Strauss and Giroux: New York, 1994): I have been campaigning to have the national Thanksgiving dish changed from turkey to spaghe ... More >>
Daytime ushers in workers, walkers, and a wonderfully bustling lunch scene.
If you got it, flaunt it!
A champion freediver takes the plunge with a downtown wine club
Devouring the newspaper just got more fun
Big Slick's Deli tries to raise the bar on bread
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Well-traveled activist says Miami cops tormented her
Revisiting the classic mega sandwich
The Secret Sandwich Co. shall be revealed to be a simple place with fresh and tasty fare
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Silver Spoon Subs & Grill
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Juicy food gossip
For two decades it was a chic hangout for South Florida's most well-to-do. Now it's a money pit with a sordid story to tell.
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