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.

Southern Food Takes Over the West

Here are seven of the finest establishments in the West serving Southern classics, like beef brisket or fried chicken and waffles.

San Francisco’s Best Inexpensive Lunch Spots

Eat lunch on the cheap in San Francisco without compromising quality.

Inventive Pizzerias in the West

Pizzerias offer delicious, creative toppings in California, Idaho, Oregon, Nevada, and Utah.

Delicious Deals in San Francisco

Looking for gourmet eats that don't cost a fortune? Try any of these 9 options in San Francisco. 

Cozy Restaurants in the West

When it’s blustery outside, warm up inside at one of these cozy spots. 

Distillery Row: Portland’s Must-Drink Destination

Need a break from Portland’s craft beer scene? Visit Distillery Row to sip on some local spirits.

Best Oysters in the Bay Area and Beyond

Taste the best oysters the Bay Area and Pacific Northwest has to offer at these scrumptious spots.

Top Spots for Dinner and a Show in Cities Around the West

New and newly renovated theaters—and hip restaurants nearby—set the stage for a great night out in cities across the West.

The Hottest Hot Dogs and Wursts in the West

Western chefs are turning out delightfully haute dogs.

How to Spend a Gourmet Day in Sebastopol, CA

Sebastopol, in Northern California’s wine country, is a foodie paradise.

Food Tours Across the West

Get to know your artisan cheese, fine coffee, gourmet olive oil, and more at these delectable tasting rooms.

Members' Favorite Dishes Worth Traveling For

From mole poblano and pancakes to pot stickers and Petrale sole, Via readers share their favorite dishes from around the West.