Eddie Applefeld knows food and travel. Here's a collection of his reviews for restaurants both near and far.
Pikesville Food & Drink
Saturday, May 4, 2013
Friday, January 25, 2013
Your Patch editor is at Pizza Blitz until about 6 p.m. Stop by if you're at Quarry Lake.
Having a grilled chicken salad at Pizza Blitz, where it's nice and warm, and the soup of the day is beef vegetable. Stop by if you have any news tips for next week, or just to say hello. I've been here an hour and already I've met the owner of Greenspring Technology Group, a business that distributes industrial lighting and bulbs. Check out their Pikesville Patch listing for more information.
Wednesday, January 9, 2013
Other restaurants along the Reisterstown Road corridor are in Owings Mills and Reisterstown.
Three Pikesville restaurants are among the 44 participating in the Winter 2013 Baltimore County Restaurant Week. The event, which begins Friday and runs through Jan. 27, features fixed-price, three-course meals at area eateries for both lunch and dinner. In Pikesville, check out: To explore the other Restaurant week sites in the county, including in Owings Mills and Reisterstown, visit the event website. Are you planning to go out during the Baltimore County Restaurant Week promotion? Will you eat somewhere in the neighborhood or go somewhere further afield? Tell us in the comments.
Thursday, January 3, 2013
The business opened Monday and Pikesville and will plan a grand opening celebration in a few weeks.
UPDATE (Jan. 8)—There's a new kosher restaurant in downtown Pikesville: Easta La Vista, featuring Middle Eastern cuisine. The restaurant, located at 1330 Reisterstown Road—the former site of Paradiso Italian Grill and Bar—opened Monday, but owners plan a grand opening in a few weeks, according to an email from the business. There's an Easta La Vista website that bears the same logo: a smiling chef holding two plates, including one with shish kebobs. However, that site is not yet accurate, a representative from the restaurant said Jan. 8. There is no restaurant in D.C. as that website states, she said. The 'soft opening' menu, which costs $12.99 for adults, includes choice of entrees: meatballs, shawarma, kabobs, shnitzel and Moroccan fish…
Saturday, December 8, 2012
The Pikesville Chinese restaurant attracts many Jewish customers during the holiday.
Thursday, December 6, 2012
Discounts are available on pizzas, pizzas with wings, subs with fries or onion rings, on the site launched Thursday evening.
Pizza Blitz at the Shops at Quarry Lake is offering online coupons on its new website, launched Thursday evening. The new website includes the restaurant's full menu, as well. The carry-out only coupons offer: Tax is not included in coupon prices. To order, or for more information, call the restaurant at 410-415-5644.
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
I took a photo of this pig-head shaped, ground sausage at a store, somewhere in Pikesville. Do you recognize where?
Country sausage is set out, somewhere in Pikesville, shaped like a pig's head. Can you guess where I took this photo? If you see another interesting item today, take a photo and attach it to this article. Just tell us which town it's in.
Monday, October 15, 2012
Three Pikesville area businesses have announced job openings.
Retail/Food service: Chocolate Publishing Company in Pikesville is looking for a full-time and part-time worker, according to its Facebook post. The business sells handmade truffles, chocolate-dipped fruits, frozen yogurt, soft pretzels candied or carmel apples, popcorn, and its specialtyy: food-color printed chocolates. To apply: E-mail resume to email@example.com For more local news, like Pikesville Patch on Facebook, and follow us on Twitter. Food service: California Tortilla is hiring "spunky workers who smile a lot," according to a sign in the window at The Shops at Quarry Lake. The fast-food restaurant features tacos, burritos and a wall of bottled hot sauces from which to choose. To apply: Visit the store at 2588 Quarry …
Friday, October 12, 2012
There are a pair of empty suites between California Tortilla and Maggie Moo's ice cream.
What would you like to see in suite 2586 at The Shops at Quarry Lake? This suite faces the lake, and is flanked by California Tortilla restaurant to its right, and another empty suite and Maggie Moo's ice cream to its left. Can you think of any business the Quarry needs?
Thursday, October 11, 2012
Thanks for all the guesses, now here is the answer: I got this shrimp salad at Pizza Blitz at The Shops at Quarry Lake.
This chilled shrimp salad is served atop a bed of greens with tomatoes, onions and thick-cut carrots, at a restaurant in Pikesville. Can you guess where I ordered it—to go? Answer: Shrimp salad is one of the many new items on the menu at Pizza Blitz, located at The Shops at Quarry Lake. Read "Pizza Blitz Adds Cheeseburgers, Grilled Chicken, Pastas and More," for more information on the new menu items.