Plastic Straws Are On Their Way Out
“I can survive not having a straw. I think most people can cut down on single-use plastics like straws,” says the author of California's anti-straw bill.
The Weird Science Behind Chain Restaurant Menus
I was a corporate restaurant consultant. Here’s how the sausage gets made.
The Twisted Reason Why We Love Restaurants that Treat Us Like Crap
It turns out that we're all gluttons for punishment.
Ximena N. Larkin
REJOICE: You May Never Have to Scribble Your Signature on a Stupid Receipt Again
Great news for AmEx, Discover, MasterCard, and Visa users who also dine at restaurants.
How These 5 Restaurateurs Are Establishing a Kitchen Culture That's Safe for Everyone
“Stop mumbling that you can't afford an HR dept. You can afford YOU. That's how you start."
This Maine Restaurant Will Only Take Reservations by Snail Mail This Year
The Lost Kitchen received more than 10,000 phone calls requesting reservations in one 24-hour period last year.
How to Have a Hot Dinner Date with Yourself
Why go through the experience of an awkward first date, worrying about whether or not your suitor might be a serial killer when you can date yourself? Who says you can't have a romantic meal all alone?
Nickelodeon Forbids Man from Naming Restaurant 'Krusty Krab'
Viacom says that yOu cAn'T juSt Go aRouNd oPeNiNg 'SpoNgeBoB SquArepAnts' rEstAuraNts.
This Afghan Cafe Was Forced to Ban Men. Now, It May Have to Close.
Political pressure forced the nearly three-year-old Bamiyan Women's Café to ban unaccompanied men. The staff is not optimistic about what that means for the cafe's future.
How to Break Up a Fight in a Restaurant Kitchen
The tension between them slowly built up day after day. Working alongside them was the equivalent of living in the ‘hood when two rival gangs were at war, you could almost cut the tension in the kitchen with a knife.
Applebee's Is Getting Absolutely Dragged in This Reddit Thread
Bees in mashed potatoes. Men in bucket hats doing karaoke. The allegations are horrific.
What It's Like to Get Sued by a Waiter
I know it’s just fucking money, but he sued us for so much and we had so many expenses opening a second restaurant. We’re still paying him off in installments.
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