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TV's "Top Chef" is now the top chef in the U.S., and he wants you to eat at his restaurant -- no silver spoon required.

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Celebrity chef's road tripupdated: Wed May 05 2010 14:32:00

'Top Chef' judge Tom Colicchio dishes out on this season's top contestants and shares pictures from his trip up the east coast.

Restaurants' table turnover tricks boost businessupdated: Fri Apr 30 2010 10:46:00

Next time you find yourself at a boisterous bistro shouting at your dinner companions over the plat du jour, it might be the result of a restaurant up-sell.

Nominees for 'Oscars of the food world'updated: Mon Mar 22 2010 17:43:00

The James Beard Foundation Awards are often referred to as the "Oscars of the food world," but the honorees are more frequently photographed in chefs' whites and clogs than tuxes and red carpet couture, and they're hounded for hot dish from diners rather than the staff of TMZ.

Restaurant etiquette 101updated: Thu Apr 10 2008 08:57:00

Here are some strategies for dining out, from scoring a table to sending back food.

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