Announcing the Restaurant Contest Winner!

Over the last two weeks, a slew of mouthwatering, flavorful, hunger-inducing food photos have been coming in from a ton of enthusiastic Trovers for our restaurant contest–and we haven’t been complaining.

The only problem we had was choosing just one of the many delectable shots as the winner.

This near-impossible task was bravely taken up by our Trover judges and an incredibly hard decision was made. So, without further ado, we’d like to declare the winner of our restaurant contest as…Lindsay Henry!

This photo of a ridiculously tasty, mega meatball sandwich from Sascha’s in Baltimore, Maryland won the hearts and tummies of our judges:

Mega Meatball Sandwich

Once again, congratulations to Lindsay who’ll be enjoying her grand prize of $1500!

If you’d like to connect with her, find her on Trover and check out her blog Vodka and Biscuits!

Best Restaurants in New York City

New York is the city of food. From black-tie celebrity restaurants to infamous greasy-spoon diners, these are our favorite places to eat in NYC.

1. Dinosaur Bar-B-Que

Dinosaur Bar-B-Que in New York

Smoked pulled pork at Dinosaur Bar-B-Que                                                          Photo by Lauren Bassart

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Dinosaur Bar-B-Que is nationally claimed for their lip-smacking barbeque and sauces. Their spice rub and sauces are all homemade and their menu is deeply rooted to their strong Southern BBQ traditions. No wonder they were featured as the “No. 1 BBQ” by Good Morning America. Continue reading

8 Best Restaurants in Seattle

Seattle may be famous for its coffee, but its restaurant scene is pushing the limit with stunning local, seasonal, whimsical dishes.

Here’s our list of the 8 top restaurants in Seattle that serve food you’ll want to stare at, and then voraciously chow down.

1. Matt’s in the Market

Visiting Seattle? You’ll probably head to Pike Place Market to see the fish-throwers.

Know what happens to the fish that’s too good to throw around? It goes to Matt’s.

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Restaurant Photo Contest

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Show us your best restaurant photo and you could win $1500.

It’s holiday season. The time to indulge in delicious foods!

We love food. We dream about it. Some of us even plan entire trips just to visit one incredible restaurant.

That’s why we’re so excited to announce the topic of our new contest: Best Restaurant Photos.

Make the Trover team drool, win $1500!

To enter the contest:

1. Share a food or restaurant photo on Trover

2. Write #restaurant as a comment on that photo


  • Multiple entries are fine!
  • Old photos are fine – doesn’t have to be newly uploaded
  • No scraping: you must own any photo you upload to Trover
  • Contest closes on November 25, 2014 at midnight PST. We’ll announce the winner soon after that.

Your judges are Trover team foodies Julia, Mark and Jason. We’re looking for gorgeous photos and useful details.

Get started >>

See official contest rules for full details.

Travel for Food – Meet 6 foodies

Does food excite you while traveling? If yes, we have the perfect set of foodies who will inspire you to dig into the local cuisines of your next destination.

Here you go, get up close with these 6 Trovers who travel for food –>

1. Travelletto


Dianne Bortoletto is a foodie from Australia, traveling the world in search of local specialties – from simple street food to Michelin-star restaurants. One of her favorite travel hobbies? Grocery shopping abroad.


Check out Travelletto’s guide to Perth goodies.

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