Restaurant

Off-Menu

It's Tuesday, February 19, and This Restaurant Will Serve Only Airline Food

Plus, cleaning out your old Tupperware collection could spark joy—and cash.
Hannah Keyser
4 days ago
WTF

A Fish & Chip Shop Called 'The Battered Wife' Says It’s Been Shamed Into Closing

"I’ve been the subject of an abusive witch hunt by a not-for-profit organisation who are anti-abuse," the owner wrote on Facebook.
Jelisa Castrodale
1.25.19
WTF

Two Men Arrested in Café for Allegedly Impersonating FBI, CIA, and Homeland Security

When the manager told them that dogs weren’t allowed, the pair claimed to be FBI agents.
Jelisa Castrodale
1.17.19
crime

Restaurant Offers Reward for Information on 'Scumbag' 'Vermin' Who Stole Its Decorative Cacti

The restaurant is offering $200 to anyone who can return the cacti or provide details about their whereabouts.
Jelisa Castrodale
12.20.18
WTF

Denver Restaurant Would Love for People to Stop Driving Cars Through Its Wall

The Hornet is not a drive-thru, but three drivers this year have thought otherwise.
Bettina Makalintal
12.5.18
Restaurant

Highly Appealing Life-Size Leatherface Stolen from Georgia Restaurant

Whoever ​wanted to ​look into the lifeless eyes of this classic killer was quickly thwarted by the groundswell of citizen engagement.
Hannah Keyser
10.22.18
feuds

British Man Tries to Take Down Neighboring Restaurant for Making His House Smell Like Garlic

"You may have noticed a message from our neighbor in the window making derogatory claims..."
Hannah Keyser
10.16.18
personal essay

The Old Country Buffet Was My Immigrant Father's American Dream

He saw the abundance of the Old Country Buffet as a symbol of his success, proof that he had transcended his old identity as a poor immigrant.
Elisabeth Sherman
8.30.18
Organic

Any Restaurant Can Call Itself 'Organic' and Get Away with It

As long as they're making a "reasonable" effort.
Hannah Keyser
8.14.18
WTF

Chicago Bar Jokes About Banning MAGA Hats, Whiny Internet Outrage Ensues

The owner later clarified MAGA hats would be allowed in "with extreme vetting."
Jelisa Castrodale
6.26.18
crime

Diner Said His Restaurant Receipt Instructed Cook to Spit on His Burger

The secret sauce nobody asked for.
Jelisa Castrodale
6.19.18
Wow, OK

Anthony Scaramucci's Restaurant Is Hosting a Meet and Greet for Sugar Daddies and "Stunning Women"

The Mooch is keeping busy eight months after his action-packed, ten-day tenure as White House Communications Director.
Jelisa Castrodale
4.17.18
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