Culinary travel in the West

The very best destinations, trips, and dining experiences for foodies

Best foodie destinations

Go on a destination-by-destination tour of the West's best eateries and experiences for foodies

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Denver: Star wattage

The West's best food towns

Whose food scene reigns supreme? Check out the winners of our 4 regional food town smackdowns

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Rev the senses

Top 10 Seattle dining spots

Discover top-notch seafood, coffee, and more culinary delights in this Northwestern foodie haven

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Farm to foam

Taste the West: San Francisco

Our guide to the very best culinary experiences in this foodie paradise

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Jam with the pros

Taste the West: Los Angeles

One city, 1,000 flavors. Our guide to L.A.’s brightest foodie stars

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Four-wheeled fare

Taste the West: Portland

From food carts to microbrews, here are the super-stars of the Portland dining and drinking scene

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Haute cuisine within reach

Top 10 Vegas restaurants & bars

Gone are the days of discount buffets dominating the Las Vegas culinary landscape. See how Sin City has become a foodie's paradise

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Breakfast buzz

Top 10 places to eat in Santa Fe

Indulge in top-notch Southwestern fare and more in New Mexico's tastiest city

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A dim sum empire

Top 10 places to dine & drink in Vancouver

Cross the border into B.C. for farm-fresh produce, trend-setting pie, and the best Chinese food this side of Shanghai

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¡Yo quiero Mi Comida!

Top 10 places to dine & drink in Phoenix

A foodie desert no more, Arizona’s capital city sizzles with farm-to-table cuisine, craft cocktails, and hidden Southwest gems

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Noodling around

Taste the West: Maui

From pineapple turnovers to sushi you'll never forget—this stretch of Maui has more great food per mile than any other in Hawaii

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Frozen in time

Top 9 places to dine & drink in Napa Valley

Here are the best restaurants, wineries, and tasting rooms in California's famed wine region

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Brews brothers

Taste the West: Sonoma County

Visit this laid-back land of vineyard-rich valleys, from Sonoma to Dry Creek to Alexander, for fresh, organic cuisine, a thriving farm community—and a distinctly non-Napa vibe

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Cross the sudsy divide

Top 10 places to dine & drink in Denver

Killer dumplings, craft cocktails, and booze-filled ping pong—the Mile-High City’s foodie delights go way beyond the microbrew

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Burrito wars

NorCal vs. SoCal burrito smackdown

Northern California vs. Southern California—plus secret recipes and readers’ favorites

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Empire Seafood

Chinese feast in B.C.

For the best Chinese food this side of the Pacific, point your chopsticks toward Richmond, B.C.

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Oregon white truffle

Oregon's truffle treasure

Chefs love them. Dogs dig them. But the greatest thing about Oregon truffles? They taste best right here at home

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Taylor Shellfish oysters

The West's native oyster makes a comeback

The Olympia oyster has been absent for almost a century. But now it’s returning to our plates––and one taste will make you a believer

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Dansungsa

Dining out in L.A.'s Koreatown

For an authentic taste of the West's "it" cuisine, start your food adventure in L.A.'s Koreatown. Here’s where to go and what to try.

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Santa Maria Elks Lodge

The West's best unsung BBQ town

In and around Santa Maria, CA, succulent oak-grilled barbecue is a way of life. So why isn't it better known?

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San Francisco sourdough bread loaves

San Francisco's sourdough bread renaissance

The best bakers in the Bay Area are taking San Francisco’s signature bread in brave new directions

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