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Zagat Survey was established by Tim & Nina Zagat in 1979 as a way to collect and correlate the ratings of restaurants by diners. For over 30 years Zagat Survey has been the most trusted, accurate and easy-to-use resource for choosing where to dine in hundreds of cities worldwide. Its trademark ratings & reviews are based entirely on the honest opinions of thousands of people who share their experiences with it.
The Beard Awards are the highest honor for food and beverage professionals working in North America. The awards are presented each spring at Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center. Nominees and winners are fêted at a weekend of events in New York City that has become the social and gastronomic highlight of the year.
The original of the “Original” collection of pancake houses across the country, this is among the very best. Choose among buckwheats, sourdoughs, silver dollars and pigs in blankets, but make sure someone at the table gets the poofy, fluffy Dutch Baby, aloft under a blanket of confectioner’s sugar.