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(STACKER) — With the advent of Big Data, it’s now easier than ever to quantify what people like around the world. And when it comes to food, Americans seem to have very definite opinions. Restaurant brands in the United States have a long and storied history – and whether it’s fast food, casual, upscale or …

Paying businesses will not be favored as they were last year when Wexford Borough District Council awarded new licenses for five beer gardens on the quay front, in Min Ryan Park and Carrigfoyle and successful applicants should operate throughout the year. The annual licensing criteria have been expanded for 2022, with some advisers asking that …

Birmingham’s Kitty Cafe was forced to close today following a major burglary. The cafe in downtown Grand Central was targeted by thieves who allegedly caused extensive damage. The star attractions – the cats – are doing well thanks to on-site security. But the raid reportedly left the venue “unsafe” for felines and customers alike, so …

McGowan & Sons, a seafood market in Valparaiso, has expanded its operations to include cooking classes, a new take-out menu, lobster rolls, wine tastings and fish fries on Fridays. The business located at 1607 Burlington Beach Road specializes in fresh seafood, including catch of the day, meal kits and freshly prepared salads. It now offers …

A new restaurant named Céu (from the name of its chef) opened its doors in Faro at the beginning of February and is already arousing curiosity with its new vision of gastronomy, mixing flavors from South America and Asia. Sky Visser, the 23-year-old chef, explains the concept behind the business. “My mother is Asian and …

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) — An Oklahoma chef is being honored by a national organization for his culinary prowess. Chef Andrew Black is nominated for the James Beard Award for Outstanding Chef. The James Beard Foundation names semi-finalists for “Most Outstanding Restaurant” in the United States Chef Black is the only nominee from Oklahoma who is …

DALAS (STACKER) — With the advent of Big Data, it is now easier than ever to quantify what people like around the world. And when it comes to food, Americans seem to have very definite opinions. Restaurant brands in the United States have a long and storied history – and whether it’s fast food, casual, …

The cafe at the French Language Center in Dublin has been largely closed since March 2020 due to… well, you know. Yesterday on Instagram, Alliance Française Dublin confirmed Chez Max, the cafe and restaurant at its Kildare Street headquarters, will reopen on March 1. The traditional cafe which serves home-cooked French food with a Parisian …

If Studio Ghibli created a cafe for cats, this is what it would look like. In Japan, February 22 is Cat Day, an annual celebration of all things feline. For our Japanese-speaking reporter Mariko Ohanabatake, the day called for a visit to a cat cafe in Tokyo that’s more than just a cafe, it’s an …

If you’re a bit of a foodie and live in or just visit Plymouth, chances are you’re looking for a restaurant that can bring your taste buds to life. Luckily, Plymouth is home to a wealth of delicious venues, from cozy country pubs to sea-view cafes and the best fish and chips available in the …

We are witnessing the evolution of gastronomy. Surprisingly, veganism is one of the main catalysts for this culinary transformation. Beginning as a whole-grain diet for radicals, vegan food culture has become a Michelin-star-worthy mega-trend for aspiring chefs and culinary experts. These days, vegan food is becoming common in restaurants and fast food outlets. Future Market …

Fast food favorites like Red Rooster have taken over, ushering in a new wave of candle dining establishments. By Male health personnel | February 22, 2022 Some things are as crucial to the live sports viewing experience as the results themselves. From pre-game beers with the boys to adorning the team colors, watching your favorite …

The saga of Toronto’s tenacious chain of illegal pot shops took another unusual turn this week, as a landlord giving evidence under oath appeared to change his tone from the day before the prosecutor was accused of yelling at him on it and the defendant’s own attorney has hinted that he may have to recuse …

An avowed ‘nerd’ in love with board games has launched his own site in Stoke-on-Trent to help people enjoy the pastime. Dungeons and Dragons fan Dani Barnett has opened the Long Rest cafe and bar in Hanley with a library of over 200 board games to suit all tastes, from families to dedicated gamers. The …

It was sad news when we learned that the popular Tomato Cafe on Collegeview Avenue, across from Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, would be closing. But, as the saying goes, when one door closes, another opens. And I’m happy to tell you that’s the case here. One of the nicest areas in Poughkeepsie to stroll, shop …

In late spring 2022, Los Angeles-based restaurant Crossroads Kitchen will open a new location at Resorts World Las Vegas as the first vegan gourmet restaurant on the Las Vegas Strip. Led by founding chef Tal Ronnen and executive chef Paul Zlatos, the restaurant will offer classic dishes made popular at its flagship location, including stuffed …

With restrictions gradually being lifted in the Philippines and different parts of the world, Filipinos are starting to travel again. A popular destination is the United States, which has generally been open throughout the pandemic, requiring (apart from the usual travel documents) only proof of vaccination and a negative COVID-19 test result taken not more …

A celebrity chef from Birmingham, Alabama, who helped raise the city’s culinary profile when he opened his downtown dining destination 20 years ago, is opening a restaurant in his New York hometown. Orleans, reports NOLA.com. Chris Dupont, the former chef and owner of Cafe Dupont in Birmingham, sold this restaurant with plans to relocate his …

The winter months in Houston this year have been marked by ups and downs. And although we are used to fluctuations, this year seems particularly erratic; 70 degrees one day, 35 degrees the next. Last week, however, a sunny day with temperatures in the 70s and no humidity lured my husband, Classic Rock Bob, and …

Moody Cafe Vin Bar is on the ground floor of an iconic Cork City building, dating back to 1900. Nestled in a Y-shaped junction at the foot of Summerhill North and Lower Glanmire Road, the charming red-brick oddity , sporting an elegant little topped with a lead roof, is shaped like an arrowhead that tapers …

A niece of Gerry ‘The Monk’ Hutch with over 400 criminal convictions has been fined for stealing a box of chocolates from a Dublin cafe. Etty thief Donna Hutch (52) admitted the latest offense during her appearance at Dublin District Court. Judge Bryan Smyth fined him €200. A garda told the judge that Hutch, with …

A Pontypridd cafe specializing in waffles has launched a new delicacy, called the Waffle Dog. The Sinner’s Club at the Chain House opened late last year after the premises remained closed for months. The popular town venue was transformed into a cocktail and waffle bar in 2021, and the team have been working hard to …

CUSTOMERS and staff were shocked when an elderly man fell and shattered the main window of a busy cafe. Thankfully, no one was injured in the lunchtime incident at Ross-on-Wye’s Ginger Nut cafe last Wednesday (February 2), which has since seen the cafe’s facade boarded up awaiting a replacement window. Owner Laurence Olnois said: “An …

The news this week that beloved jazz club Cafe Stritch will not be reopening – after being closed for nearly two years during the COVID-19 pandemic – is a blow to not only its longtime fans, but also for downtown San Jose itself. Cafe Stritch was opened by the Borkenhagen family in 2013, occupying the …

On the second floor of Selfridges in London, between the concessions of Gabriella Cole Garments and Max Mara, you will find the new restaurant called Address. The food here is exclusively plant-based, although you might not immediately clock it, as the menu makes no explicit mention of being vegan. Dishes range from a delicious avocado …

Breitling has opened its largest flagship, the 8,000 square foot Breitling Townhouse Hannam. Located in the trendy Hannam district of Seoul, South Korea, known for its international embassies and luxury fashion flagships, the space combines retail with a Breitling Café, a terrace and the very first restaurant, Breitling Kitchen. The combination of retail with food …

If you are looking for a very special place to take a loved one, Sindhu has it all. Set on the banks of the River Thames, the idyllic Indian restaurant not only looks magical, the food will also blow your date away. Hidden away in a beautiful luxury hotel, guests can enjoy stunning water views …

Those looking to escape the cold and immerse themselves in DC’s delicious and diverse food scene have found just that at Metropolitan Washington Restaurant Association half-yearly Restaurant week. Originally founded to promote local restaurants after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, this event has grown into an exciting opportunity for DC residents and foodies to …

Cactus Club, Earls and Joey Restaurants all have something in common beyond their similar food themes and offerings – they are now all owned by the Fuller family. After a fierce legal battle, the Fuller family announced that they had acquired 100% ownership of the Cactus Club from founder and chairman Richard Jaffray. Leroy Earl …

Cactus Club, Earls and Joey Restaurants all have something in common beyond their similar food themes and offerings – they are now all owned by the Fuller family. After a fierce legal battle, the Fuller family announced that they had acquired 100% ownership of the Cactus Club from founder and chairman Richard Jaffray. Leroy Earl …

Click to enlarge SAW PHUONG Big Sky Cafe has been a mainstay in Webster Groves since 1992 Dominic Weiss recalls the moment he realized Big Sky Cafe (47 South Old Orchard Ave, Webster Groves; 314-962-5757) was more than just a restaurant. It hadn’t quite been a week since he had been at the Webster Groves …

Only outnumbered in my writing by “ice cream,” duck is something I’ve loved since first tasting local Liberty Duck years ago at downtown’s Twisted 2. Raising a different breed than you’ll find in most restaurants, for this local boy, Liberty Duck can’t be beat, both for flavor and freshness. And this duck pressata (meaning “pressed” …

This is a curated list of the Bay Area’s most notable restaurant and bar openings, with new updates posted weekly. See an opening we missed? Then write U.S. NOE VALLEY – Birch & Rye lures diners into its inviting, tree-lined dining room with promises of modern, elegant Russian dishes, including a delicate bird’s nest of …