Latin American cuisine is thriving on the Madison dining scene, writes Gazette restaurant reviewer Bill Livick. The latest evidence can be seen in the expansion of Venezuelan restaurant La Taguara, which last year opened a second location on East Johnson Avenue.
After a long winter season, The Four Dishes were pleased to find color and life at JMK Nippon in Rockford, Illinois.
Anyone interested in a taste of France would appreciate La Kitchenette, the tiny café on Williamson Street that offers French homestyle cooking in a cozy setting, writes Gazette restaurant reviewer Bill Livick.
Just past Whitewater's downtown, near where Randy's Fun Hunters Brewery used to be, The Four Dishes found a new restaurant they found worth stopping in for a beer and a burger.
Francesca's al Lago has been operating on Martin Luther King Boulevard since 2010, and it has established a dedicated following on the strength of solid Italian food and a welcoming space with fine service.
From its festive atmosphere to its homemade tortilla chips, Cozumel in Janesville is among The Four Dishes' favorite area restaurants for Mexican food.
As high-end restaurants go, Rare Steakhouse has made a name for itself on the Madison dining scene, writes Gazette restaurant reviewer Bill Livick.
Stepping into Sweet Aroma on a cold Sunday evening, we were warmly greeted by the maître d’—who turned out to be one of the owners of this cozy dining establishment.
Gazette restaurant reviewer applauds the focus on vegetarian dishes at Madison's Everly, 2701 Monroe St., Madison, but he felt that most dishes on the menu were quite similar to each other.
The Four Dishes found some good bar food and a pet-friendly atmosphere during a recent visit to Barkley's Burgers, Brews & Dawgs, 2710 W. Court St., Janesville.