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Richard Gorelick
Critic
My Role

I am the restaurant critic for the Baltimore Sun. I contribute the a weekly restaurant review to the Sunday paper as well as a Wednesday column named "Table Talk" that recounts openings, closings, chef-moves, and other news related to the Baltimore area dining scene. I also maintain the Baltimore Diner blog.
My Biography

I joined the Baltimore Sun staff in September 2010. Prior to that I contributed restaurant reviews and occasional other cultural stories to the Sun and the Baltimore City Paper, as well as other regional publications. I am a native of Baltimore County, where I attended Pikesville Senior High School. I studied creative writing at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh.
My Interests

I love movies and swear by Powell & Pressburger, Max Ophuls, Eric Rohmer, and Caol Reed. I am devoted to the Mary Tyler Moore Show. This is the best job I've ever had.
My Recent Articles

Morton's serves up end-of-summer, prix-fixe deal 8/31/2015
Morton’s  is offering a prix fixe "Summer Finale" menu for $40 per person now through Monday, Sept. 14.

Lawsuit alleges Voltaggio restaurants deny cooks overtime pay 8/31/2015
Two of chef Bryan Voltaggio's former employees are suing him and his restaurants, arguing they were denied overtime pay.

The Charmery and Le Garage join forces for shake and frites event 8/31/2015
Would you like some fries with that shake?

Midtown BBQ sold, will reopen as Flavor in late September 8/28/2015
Midtown BBQ & Brew in Mount Vernon has been sold and will reopen in late September as a contemporary American small plates restaurant named Flavor, according to its new owners.

Meet chef Michael Mina at BBQ on the Bay 8/27/2015
Pig out at BBQ on the Bay with chef Michael Mina, an all-you-can-eat-and-drink event at Wit & Wisdom's outdoor dining room Wit on the Water in Harbor East on Sept. 5.