We asked our bloggers about the inside scoop on their favorite local restaurants. Here's what they had to share:

Calhoun St. Soups, Salads and Spirits offers the right mix of downtown urban atmosphere and simple, delicious foods that make you feel right at home. If your home has a great band performing on the back stage, of course. – Heather Schoegler

My husband and I have been going to Henry's on Main for over a decade. It's our local "Cheers," where everybody knows our names. Whether just for drinks or to enjoy an evening meal, it's our go to place to unwind. – Amber Recker bdDgmirbTvAXs3

Banh Mi Barista recently opened on N. Coldwater and it's a great spot for lunch. I work on the north side of town and visit a couple times a week. The owners are super friendly and the prices are as well. – Amber Recker

JK O'Donnell's Irish Pub -- authentic food and an atmosphere not to be missed. – Holly Hammersmith

We celebrate family events at Mad Anthony’s on Taylor Street. It’s got a fun atmosphere! –Kayleen Reusser

I have celiac disease so I must be careful when dining out. Luckily, Fort Wayne has a great list of restaurants that offer gluten-free options. My favorites are BakerStreet Steak, Seafood, and Spirits, The Oyster Bar, or Spice & Herb A Taste of Thailand. – Whitney Caudill fmMKLzXh045uXi

Saigon on South Calhoun is our favorite hidden culinary gem. If you are looking for an authentic Vietnamese dining experience, this is the place to go. – Amber Recker

Recipe for a perfect day: Lunch Box Cafe burgers for lunch and Mister Coney coneys for dinner. – Rob Hines