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Chow, Baby

Chow, Baby

Billadelphia Frydom

Chow, Baby got to Billadelphia’s (2110 W. Berry St.) about 30 seconds before the lunch bell rang at next-door Paschal High School, so it...

Salad Days

In what could be termed a bit of an overreaction to the subpar sub it had last week, over the weekend Chow, Baby was...

No Fission Here

Chow, Baby’s main reason for being, or at least for being here in this column space, stems from its near-holy-roller conviction that holes-in-the-wall serve...

Braised & Confused

Décor-wise, Cowtown Diner (305 Main St.) is more of a bistro than a diner, though if it had called itself “Cowtown Bistro,” Chow, Baby...

Fool for the Ignorant

As a Terra fan pointed out in the web comments to “No. 2, Not Trying Harder” (March 17) — a not-overly-kind report on Terra...

No Monkey Ward Prices Here

Chow, Baby retroactively apologizes to Ronin, long gone from Montgomery Plaza, for complaining two years ago about its sky-high sushi prices — $2 for...

No. 2, Not Trying Harder

“Someone tell Chadra Mezza there’s definitely competition in town,” e-mailed executive legman Michael B., promoted from associate legman last year after his Al Wadi...

Better than Chef Pants

The instant Chow, Baby heard that Brad Haskovec was launching a new cafe, the obsession began: Would he have the soup? Would he have...

Juice Lost

One of many, many items on Chow, Baby’s list of “what are people thinking?” mysteries is the popularity of Jakes, whose burgers have gotten...

Mushrooms with a View

How often does this ever happen: Something that's absolutely perfect gets messed with and yet comes out better? For the most part, the new...