Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Good Taste

“Let’s do lunch” at the Charlotte Inn

The Terrace goes slightly more casual for lunchtime, weekends through Labor Day.

Late summer openings

New restaurants to try this August on Martha’s Vineyard.

Dining at Island Cove is a hole in one

Martha’s Vineyard mini-golf course fuels fun with healthy food.

Sorry, cash only at these Martha’s Vineyard eateries

Why are there so many cash only businesses on Martha’s Vineyard?

Smoothies, aka How to Fight a Ninja

Where to get smoothies on Martha’s Vineyard, without getting hurt.

Packable snackable sandwiches

Where to find the best beach-ready sandwiches on Martha’s Vineyard.

Barbeque: the great American equalizer, especially on the Fourth

This Fourth of July, fire up the grill or take out some smokin’ southern style BBQ.

Bad Martha Farmer’s Brewery in Edgartown is the stuff of legend

According to the legend of Bad Martha Beer, when Bartholomew Gosnold first arrived on the Vineyard in 1602, he had a very thirsty crew. Gosnold set out looking for ingredients to brew his mates...

Find your space at Nat’s Nook

The new coffee shop and creperie in Vineyard Haven will make you want to stick around a while.

Martha’s Vineyard gardens of eating

Kitchen gardens bring farm to table to a new level on Martha’s Vineyard.

Oak Bluffs harbor happenings

Last week, I helped edit a cool time-lapse video by Dick Iacovello, showing the Oak Bluffs harbor fill in with boats bound for Memorial Day fun. The traffic wasn’t quite heavy enough to indicate...

L-O-L-A: Lola’s, the Martha’s Vineyard hot spot, returns

The popular Oak Bluffs restaurant is back with a Caribbean flare.

Vineyarders are ready for April openings

The outdoor seating and quickness of The Net Result is always pretty good. You walk in and order, and in three minutes it comes out. I like how much they give you on the fish and chips. They give you two big solid pieces of fish, and also the fries are pretty good. Also, The Port Hunter rocks. -Denis Toomey

Make the most of March in the kitchen

Party ideas from a party expert.

Good and fast food from a truck

Selling upwards of 40 chicken sandwiches a day, The Food Truck is filling a hole.

Decadent cake isn’t easy to make

Tips, tricks, and lessons learned for amateur cake artists.

Part memoir, Susie Middleton’s new cookbook combines many flavors

“Fresh from the Farm” delves into both cooking and farming.

February food happenings on Martha’s Vineyard

February is one of those months when people don’t want to leave their house. They hunker down with stocked fridges and pantries and catch up on past seasons of hit T.V. shows, bestselling books,...

Fighting the common cold with food

Some of my favorite cure-alls are Bragg’s vinegar, ginger, and oysters.

Where to eat on the cheap in the off-season

January on Martha's Vineyard means oysters, prime rib, burgers, lobster, and 2-for-1