Study Confirms that You're Making Everyone Miserable by Checking Your Phone at Dinner

Now that there's evidence that you're being a jerk, will you please stop scrolling through your Instagram feed?
Jelisa Castrodale

Applebee's Is Getting Absolutely Dragged in This Reddit Thread

Bees in mashed potatoes. Men in bucket hats doing karaoke. The allegations are horrific.
Mayukh Sen

Why No One Wants to Go Out to Lunch Anymore

As you sit at your desk today and stare at a miserable sporkful of sad, $12 salad, know that in decades past, it wasn’t like this.
Wyatt Marshall
Action Bronson

Watch Action Bronson Fall in Love with Paris in the Season Finale of 'Fuck, That's Delicious'

The season ends with two sold out shows in Paris, between which Action and company visit a cultural heritage site, fly in a wind tunnel, and eat the best veggie burger in the world.
Munchies Staff

Virtual Reality Is About to Meet Experimental Fine Dining

Heston Blumenthal and Marshmallow Laser Feast are to combine puppeteers, tracking technology, and real-time motion capture for some multisensory, mixed-reality cuisine.
Kevin Holmes

‘Menu-Hacking’ Picky Eaters Are Taking Over Britain’s Restaurants

A new survey of British diners has found that 57 percent would ask for a dish to be adapted when eating out and 28 percent order dishes that aren't even on offer. Apparently it’s called “menu hacking.”
Phoebe Hurst

I Ate Salami in a Puddle of Perfume and Other Dishes from a Proto-Fascist Cookbook

The father of Futurism, Filippo Tommaso Marinetti, hated pasta but was a big believer in raw sausages marinating in coffee and eau de cologne.
Mattia Salvia
Mother's Day

What Mums Eat

In celebration of Mother's Day in the UK, here is the definitive guide to what to feed your mum.
Munchies Staff
Eating Out

This Restaurant Is Charging Diners Who Don’t Order a Main Course

A Swiss restaurant has come up with a simple way of dealing with time-wasting table hoggers: charge ’em.
Munchies Staff

How to Survive a Romantic Vacation with an Absurdly Picky Eater

Oh look, we found a ramen place serving a vegetarian broth, awesome! Not so fast, it’s got mushrooms in it. Her five layers are not enough to keep her warm. She is hungry. You are hungry. You can’t find a restaurant. This is your fault.
Jamie Conway

Teki Latex Tells Us How to Eat on Tour Like a King

We chatted to the Sound Pellegrino main man about his favorite dining experiences of 2015.
Josh Baines

How to Eat Brunch Alone Without Feeling Like a Loser

Most people tend to feel self-conscious eating alone in public, especially during brunch. I got over this years ago, and life has vastly improved ever since.
Alison Stevenson