Eat & Drink

Discover the best places to eat and drink in the West. Find unique places to eat in your favorite cities, unearth regional food and wine specialities, and dive deep into the history of food and how it reflects the varied cultures of the West.

Santa Rosa: A Craft Beer Destination

San Diego has long reigned supreme as California’s craft beer destination, but this NorCal town has also secured a top spot.

Santa Cruz’s Abbott Square Market

Opened in 2017, this public plaza and gastro-hub has become a popular destination in downtown Santa Cruz.

24 New Things to See and Do in Los Angeles

Discover Los Angeles's newest restaurants, stadiums, shopping, bars, Disneyland and Universal Studios attractions, and more.

Food Adventures in Vancouver, British Columbia

From sustainable seafood to Asian fusion "schnacks," discover a bounty of edible adventures in Canada’s culinary capital.

Q&A with Star Chef James Syhabout

Cookbook author and star chef, James Syhabout, shares some of the hard-won insights he gained from his mother’s kitchen.

Izakayas: Japanese Small Plate Dining

Grilled, raw, steamed, and fried–these izakayas serve up some of the best Japanese dishes in the West.

Silverado Trail Wineries: The Quiet Side of Napa

Discover the wineries of Napa Valley's road less traveled.

Q&A with Food Network Star Ayesha Curry

The Food Network star, Ayesha Curry, shares her tips for cooking and connecting.

Portland's Pearl District: A Hip Dining Destination

Just north of downtown Portland, Oregon, a neighborhood of former warehouses opens up to reveal a culinary hot spot.

Santa Barbara's Hottest Restaurants

Santa Barbara’s food scene is sizzling. Get a taste of the city's newest and most innovative dishes at these top spots.

13 Hawaiian Restaurants for Island Flavors on the Mainland

From Eureka, California, to Las Vegas, restaurants and bars are serving a taste of the tropics.

Q&A with Nutrition Guru Melissa Hartwig

Q&A with Salt Lake City author, nutrition guru, and social media star, Melissa Hartwig, who is changing the way people eat.