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After a February lull, restaurant openings came back with a vengeance this month. West Allis, Downtown and West Milwaukee are all home to exciting new and/or refurbished eateries. Read more

Dining Out

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Photo credit: City Foodsters

On the fifth floor of the apartment where I grew up, my young culinary horizons were broadened by a Korean family down the hall. Read more

Flash in the Pan

Seldom has a restaurant name been more apt than Buddha Lounge. Industrial leather banquettes, cozy semicircular booths, plush padded bar stools and lots of twinkling light fixtures play off deep crimson walls and tablecloths; among all the ... Read more

Dining Out

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Buddha Lounge MKE / via Facebook

Buddha Lounge has opened at 1504 E. North Ave. in the space that was formerly Glass Nickel Pizza. The restaurant serves a mix of Asian cuisines, including Vietnamese, Chinese, Thai and sushi. Appetizers range from stuffed chicken wings and crab ra.. Read more

Happening Now

Meiji Cuisine (2503 Plaza Court, Waukesha) is a restaurant with two personalities—half Japanese restaurant and half Chinese. Hands-down, Meiji is one of the best places in the area for Sichuan food. This does not just mean twice- Read more

Dining Preview

There is something particularly unique about John Roberts' four-minute film, Mary’s Friend, despite its shortcomings ("And there are quite a few of those," chuckles Middleton-born Roberts, looking at his flat checkbook and recalling his tr Read more

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