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Tripadvisor

Man Sentenced to Nine Months in Prison for Fake TripAdvisor Reviews

It’s the first time a conviction of this kind has been made.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
9.14.18
Munchies

This Russian Company is Selling Fake TripAdvisor Restaurant Reviews for $570 Each

Russia? Meddling in online fakery?? Bring me my smelling salts and ready the fainting sofa!
Jelisa Castrodale
5.22.18
michelin guide

I Made My Shed the Top Rated Restaurant On TripAdvisor

And then served customers Iceland ready meals on its opening night.
Oobah Butler
12.6.17
Reviewing Humans

I Took TripAdvisor's Harshest Reviewers Out and Reviewed Them

To complete the circle.
Oobah Butler
6.15.17
CHEFS

Manchester Is Going Crazy for a Restaurant Named After a Cabbage

Hispi has become the city's most talked about opening. “My old head chef said, ‘Are you seriously going to call your fucking restaurant cabbage?’” says owner Gary Usher, who hopes the name reflects his unfussy approach to food.
Clare Wiley
11.3.16
Restaurants

What Really Happens When a Food Critic Comes to Review Your Restaurant

Most of the time, you don’t know a reviewer from one customer to the next. But when one of the country’s top critics comes in, you fucking know it.
Anonymous
9.18.16
Restaurants

This Chef Is Trolling TripAdvisor with Crazy Reviews of His Own Restaurant

"I wanted to show how bullshit it is," says Gary Usher, the Chester chef whose fake write-up has been praised by food critics including Jay Rayner for exposing TripAdvisor's questionable review screening process.
Daisy Meager
5.27.16
Travel

Is Slum Tourism Really All That Bad?

Or could it help residents out of poverty?
Katie Engelhart
8.27.14
Question Of The Day

Question of the Day - What's the Worst Holiday You've Ever Been On?

Jesus, some people have really bad holidays.
Alice Mckeever
4.18.12