Eat & Drink

Discover the best places to eat and drink in the West. Find unique places to eat in your favorite cities, unearth regional food and wine specialities, and dive deep into the history of food and how it reflects the varied cultures of the West.

The Best Restaurants for Mother’s Day Brunch

Pamper your mom with an unforgettable brunch at these beloved restaurants in San Francisco, Phoenix, Portland, and more.

Best Gourmet Donuts in the West

Try unique varieties of donuts in a range of flavors at sweeteries in California; Oregon; Vancouver, B.C.; and beyond.

Splurge-Worthy Artisanal Chocolate

Savor sage truffles, bars made with recycled cacao nibs, and other creative candies at some of the West’s best chocolate shops.

Readers’ Favorite Places for Pie

Via readers share their favorite destinations for pie around the West.

Southern Food Takes Over the West

Here are seven of the finest establishments in the West serving Southern classics, like beef brisket or fried chicken and waffles.

San Francisco’s Best Inexpensive Lunch Spots

Eat lunch on the cheap in San Francisco without compromising quality.

Inventive Pizzerias in the West

Pizzerias offer delicious, creative toppings in California, Idaho, Oregon, Nevada, and Utah.

Delicious Deals in San Francisco

Looking for gourmet eats that don't cost a fortune? Try any of these 9 options in San Francisco. 

Cozy Restaurants in the West

When it’s blustery outside, warm up inside at one of these cozy spots. 

Distillery Row: Portland’s Must-Drink Destination

Need a break from Portland’s craft beer scene? Visit Distillery Row to sip on some local spirits.

Best Oysters in the Bay Area and Beyond

Taste the best oysters the Bay Area and Pacific Northwest has to offer at these scrumptious spots.

Top Spots for Dinner and a Show in Cities Around the West

New and newly renovated theaters—and hip restaurants nearby—set the stage for a great night out in cities across the West.