Cholo Taqueria Coming to Gay Street

For months it’s seemed something has been happening in the Century Building in the ground-level space to the right. It turns out we’ll soon have a restaurant there, with a hoped for opening date of early December. Cholo Taqueria will be dedicated to two things: great tacos and great tequila. It’s a simple formula by […]

Oli Bea: Breakfast Restaurant Planned for the Old City

Chef Jeffrey DeAlejandro paced around his new kitchen as I entered for our interview late last week. He explained that he’d spent an inordinate amount of time cleaning the oven left behind by previous tenants who’d operated Lil’ Vinnies and now he was working his way through recipes he’d hand written in a small book […]

Stock and Barrel Opens on Market Square

It seems like it’s been a “coming attraction” for longer than some businesses last. Months ago news spread that a bourbon and burgers place would fill the spot at 35 Market Square previously occupied by Sangria’s. For some reason Sangria’s never attracted a following even though tapas aren’t available elsewhere downtown. The idea of this […]

Shonos in City Re-Opens on Market Square

One of Market Square’s oldest restaurants is about to become its newest. Shonos in City, closed a couple of months ago to undergo a transformation, is opening today on Market Square with a whole new look. Gone is the tired look it had settled in to. With its renovations and upgrades it now presents a […]