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The Hit ListCharleston

The January Hit List: The Grocery, Jackrabbit Filly, Juan Luis, and More

To celebrate the new year, we bring you a shiny new Charleston Hit List, which we promise will continue to…


Deep-dish pie from Ruth's Panmade. // Photo courtesy of Ruth's Panmade Pizza

The Hit ListChicago

The January Hit List: Ruth’s Panmade Pizza, Split-Rail, Carver 47 and More

With 2020 finally drawing to a close and a COVID-19 vaccine in our sights, winter already feels a little brighter.…


Saso's salmon carpaccio.

The Hit ListLos Angeles

The January Hit List: Ditroit, Madre, Citizen Public Market, Saso, and More

A new year always brings promise — to right the wrongs of the prior one, to forge a new path,…


The Hit ListSydney

The January Hit List: Monopole, Kid Kyoto, Chi by Lotus, and More

There are good reasons to return to the CBD after work-from-home orders lifted recently. Monopole 2.0 and Chi By Lotus…


The Hit ListSan Francisco

The January Hit List: Rich Table, Shawarmaji, Del Popolo, Prubechu, and More

You’ve made it to 2021. It’s a new year, and with the vaccine slowly rolling out, there’s a light at…


Fight Club's Frito pie is the comfort food you need right now.

The Hit ListWashington D.C.

The January Hit List: Fight Club, Nina May, Chloe, Laos in Town, and More

Here’s the deal… Mayor Bowser needed us to simmer down for a couple weeks, in part to avert another spike…


Lady Jaye will have the smoker going straight through winter.

The Hit ListSeattle

The January Hit List: Communion, Hitchcock Burgerhaus, Lady Jaye, and More

We’re high on the idea that a new year has started. There’s promise in the air. But it’s still winter,…


Feel the heat from the cocktails at the Golden Door.

The Hit ListNashville

The January Hit List: The Golden Door, 51 North Taproom, Geist, and More

The month we’ve all been waiting for has arrived: January 2021. It’s too soon to say how the wind will…


Abe Fisher's Montreal-style ribs.

The Hit ListPhiladelphia

The January Hit List: El Poquito, Abe Fisher, the Breakfast Den, and More

New year. New food. As we walk away from 2020, let’s remember the rejuvenating power of new experiences, and the…


The spread at the Waiting Room.

The Hit ListPortland

The January Hit List: Le Pigeon, Mama Dut, the Waiting Room, and More

Dining at the beginning of a new year always feels confusing: We crave comfort food and old standbys to fight…


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