With his cleft chin, square jaw, and thatch of dark hair, the waiter might have been Ben Affleck's brother, as he leaned over our table, asking in a confidential tone: "Do you know about our wine program?" Fearing a lengthy pitch, we started to stutter a reply, but by then his spiel was almost over. He explained that Landmarc largely dispenses with markups on wine—which, at other restaurants, often run a whopping 200 to 300 percent over wine store prices, leaving you drinking swill. At Landmarc, good bottles are often the same price as mediocre... More >>>