Week of December 23, 2005

CAPRICORN (Dec 22-Jan 19): Happy Holy Daze, Capricorn! I’ve been meditating on the perfect holiday gifts for you. What items might inspire you to take maximum advantage of the cosmic currents in 2006? And the answer is: anything that makes you laugh harder, deeper, faster, and more often. For me that would be something like […]

The Cellar Door Restaurant

They’re doing something right at The Cellar Door—because this small and homely oldie was chock full of diners for a Sunday night. We were delighted that the menu still has such fantastic combinations of food that we needed several minutes to decide what to order. Eventually we did, with some help from our friendly server, […]

Coq and Bull

For a Friday night this large restaurant remained surprisingly empty while we were there. The décor struck the right balance between being relaxed and casual. With the massive specials board plus the menu in front of us, we struggled to decide. Our decisions were made easier by a bottle of 2003 Cape Mentelle Shiraz, which […]