Restaurants

WTF

How Salt Bae Got Entangled in Venezuela's Critical Food Shortages

The backlash to video of President Nicolas Maduro and his wife eating a $275 steak at the chef's Istanbul restaurant has been swift.
Jelisa Castrodale
9.19.18
WTF

Triathlete Banned from All-You-Can-Eat Sushi Restaurant for Eating Too Much

"This guy eats for five people. That's not normal."
Katinka Oppeck
9.18.18
Tripadvisor

Man Sentenced to Nine Months in Prison for Fake TripAdvisor Reviews

It’s the first time a conviction of this kind has been made.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
9.14.18
Fast Food

Domino's Overwhelmed by Huge Number of Russians Willing to Get Pizza Tattoos

And now the company is on the hook for a whole lot of dough.
Hannah Keyser
9.6.18
Hospitality

Meet the Women Helping Restaurants Take on Social Issues

Social action platform Good Day Productions connects restaurants with local charities "to show them how easy it is to make a difference."
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
8.29.18
Podcast

'FOH' Is a New Podcast with Savvy, Piping-Hot Takes on the Service Industry

It’s 'Chapo Trap House' meets 'Kitchen Confidential,' with a refreshingly female perspective.
Evan Malmgren
8.28.18
Cornish pasty

How an Old Timey British Pastry Got Super Popular in Arizona

The Cornish pasty is an unlikely desert staple.
Noah Austin
8.28.18
Restaurants

German Restaurant Sees Surge in Popularity After Banning Children at Dinnertime

Sometimes you don't want your bratwurst with a side of screaming baby.
Lauren Rothman
8.22.18
taranutla

Mexico City Restaurant Caught Selling Protected Tarantula Species in £20 Tacos

The federal environmental protection agency saw a video of the restaurant torching a big hairy bugger on Facebook.
Hannah Keyser
8.16.18
Copenhagen

What It Takes to Get the World's Best Sea Urchins on the Menu

Want the best urchin? You might need to track down a reclusive Faroese fisherman and crash at his house.
Lars Hinnerskov Eriksen
8.14.18
Restaurants

Scorpions and Tarantulas Crawl All Over Your Coffee at This Cambodian Cafe

Owner Chea Raty started the business with a single iguana, but has since acquired tortoises, bearded dragons, horned frogs, and other reptiles and arachnids.
Jamie Fullerton
8.7.18
Restaurants

Can Manchester’s New Night Czar Make Tipping Fair?

After a local restaurant was shamed for taking waitstaff tips, Parklife founder and newly appointed Night-Time Economy Advisor for Greater Manchester Sacha Lord hopes to introduce a “gold standard in tipping.”
Kamila Rymajdo
8.6.18
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