FYI: Pen & Quill – Photos of the new restaurant

After seeing a movie at the Charles theater on Labor Day, we walked down and found the door of the new Pen & Quill – which replaced the defunct Chesapeake – open!   We poked our head inside and found ourselves talking with Qayum Karzai, the manager of the new restaurant (and former candidate for President…

REVIEW: Pisco – Peruvian Cuisine & Cerviche Bar

Pisco, a new restaurant in the Gateway Overlook shopping center nestled on the boundary of Columbia and Elkridge opened in late July of 2014.  It offers Peruvian cuisine and a cerviche bar.  In front of the restaurant is a fenced  area for outdoor dining (which unfortunately the patio offers only a view of the adjacent…

REVIEW: 7 West Bistro Grille

The “7 West Bistro Grille” is in downtown Towson at 7 W. Chesapeake Ave (just a short walk across York Road from the Towson Library).  It’s a very large space with 20 foot high ceilings with lots of pendant lighting fixtures.  There are spots where you’ll find a number of red crystal chandeliers and very…