501 N. Calvert Street
Baltimore, MD
Richard Gorelick
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

Owners of Puffins to open gluten-free bakery in Hampden 1/29/2015
Renee and Don Gorman, who owned and operated the stylish health-food restaurant Puffins in Pikesville, are opening a gluten-free bakery in Hampden.

French restaurant Aromes opening soon in Hampden 1/29/2015
A 28-seat French BYOB restaurant is set to open on Chestnut Avenue in Hampden.The restaurant, Aromes, could open as soon as Feb. 7, according to its chef and owner, Steve Monnier.

Talara to close on Feb. 7 in Harbor East 1/28/2015
The Harbor East restaurant Talara is closing and its last day of operation will be Feb. 7, according to general manager Ebony Booth.

The Emporiyum returns this spring 1/27/2015
The Emporiyum is returning to Baltimore.

Chazz: A Bronx Original is closed in Harbor East 1/23/2015
Chazz: A Bronx Original, a Harbor East restaurant named for and partly owned by the actor Chazz Palminteri, has closed, according to a source with direct knowledge of the situation.