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Colorado bans letters, numbers, symbols on restaurant reports

He does not make much use of the veto power and he is the former owner of a popular Denver brew pub. Both of those facts make it unlikely that Gov. John Hickenlooper will veto popular House Bill 16-1401, which ups fees and sets new policy for restaurant inspections. HB 16-1401, which first passed the Democratically-controlled Colorado […]

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Spam replaces shawarma at new Park Bar restaurant

Buy Photo A pork bun and musubi with spam, egg and rice are on the appetizer menu at GoGo’s inside the Park Bar.(Photo: Melody Baetens / The Detroit News)Buy Photo Is Detroit ready for Spam? I don’t mean dubious email proposals from Nigerian princes, I’m talking about the canned, processed meat product from Hormel. It’s […]

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Residents debate proposed restaurant in Riverside

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Residents and business owners in Jacksonville’s Riverside neighborhood will meet for a second time Thursday morning with City Council to make their plea against a restaurant proposed to occupy a building on Oak Street that’s been abandoned for nearly a decade. Arguments lasted until midnight at Wednesday night’s city council meeting. The […]

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Earls restaurant faces human rights complaint over lack of high chairs

Earls restaurant will be facing a human rights tribunal after a dad claimed he was discriminated against when his request for a high chair was turned down. The chain restaurant tried to quash the hearing, but the chair of B.C.’s Human Rights Tribunal, Bernd Walter, dismissed the claim on April 27, allowing for the hearing to move forward. According […]

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New rules at ‘pay as you feel’ restaurant: No drugs. Wear shoes. Go home.

Shanaka Fernando, founder of Melbourne restaurant chain Lentil as Anything where meals have no fixed prices and patrons pay what they think the meal is worth. Photo: Joseph Feil Popular “Pay as you feel” restaurant Lentil as Anything has become too popular with a particular class of clientele, and is making some changes for the […]

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Improving labor market turns tables on restaurant owners

Listen Story audio 3min 18sec Listen MPR economics commentator: MN labor shortage a sign of a good economy 4min 11sec At Maverick’s, a strip-mall restaurant in Roseville, the lunch crowd steps up to the counter to order its specialty: roast beef sandwiches. While watching customers move through the restaurant, owner Brett Hazlett says he can’t […]

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Just Eat delivers profit rise after hike in restaurant commissions

An increase in fees charged to UK restaurants has delivered extra profit for Just Eat, the online takeaway food service. Just Eat, which lets diners order food from 27,000 UK restaurants, increased its commission rate by a percentage point to 13% for existing customers at the start of April. It said restaurants reacted positively to […]

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Alinea wins outstanding restaurant in James Beard Awards

For the second year in a row, Chicago played host to the food world’s biggest names at the James Beard Foundation Awards. Returning to the Civic Opera House, the black tie gala feted the country’s top chefs and restaurant talent, including a number of Chicagoans. Fourteen Chicago chefs and restaurants numbered among the nominees, but […]

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London naked restaurant: 32000 sign up for nude dinners at Bunyadi

By Barry Neild, CNN Updated 8:13 AM ET, Tue May 3, 2016 Source: http://www.cnn.com/2016/05/03/foodanddrink/naked-restaurant-bunyadi-london/

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Photo captures incredible kindness in a Douglasville restaurant

A photo taken at a Douglasville Mexican restaurant shows an incredibly selfless act by one of the waiters. Source: http://www.11alive.com/news/local/picture-captures-special-moment-in-douglasville-restaurant/152708537

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