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Papa Murphy's Is A Rudderless Sinking Ship: The End Is Near

Increasing erosion in fundamentals, numerous negative developments--on the verge of insolvency.<p>Saddled with debt, significant operating leverage and …

Investing

Oakland Rec Club

Housed within a two-story classic 1920s venue, Oakland Rec Club (ORC) will feature delicious cocktails, a wide range of beers, and fresh creative …

Oakland

4 Ways the Restaurant Industry Is Like the Music Industry

Words of wisdom from music industry big shot-turned-restaurateur Ken Friedman<p>Restaurateur Ken Friedman got his start in the music industry, which is evident when you consider the Spotted Pig’s reputation for playing host to some of music’s biggest names: The enduring New York City hotspot counts …

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Why the sounds of eating make some people so angry

It’s not just because people are sensitive<p>Nobody likes hearing someone crunching their food, but for some it’s more than just an annoyance — the sound triggers a full “fight or flight response.” These people have a rare condition called “misophonia” that makes them extraordinarily sensitive to …

The Brain

A History of the Esteemed Chicago-Style Hot Dog

There's nothing more symbolic of Chicago than its hot dog: Sears Tower, Wrigley Field, systemic political corruption, all take a back seat. There is …

All of the holiday-themed pop-up bars that you should know about

Festive pop-up bars are opening all around NYC—and we say, “The more, the merrier.” From returning favorites like Sippin' Santa's Surf Shack to …

The 10 best NYC restaurants of 2016

1<p>In an era of fast-casual poke and high-tech quinoa, Daniel Rose did something new—by doing something old. Borrowing from Gallic dining rooms of …

Restaurants

Welcome to Rolf’s German Restaurant

French * German.<p>French as in Alsace, and German as in Bavaria.<p>Alsace has been much disputed by Germany and France. Even located in France for most of …

Home of the Original Meatball in a Cup

What’s not to like?<p>“This place is kind of genius if you have to eat on the run. Portable, inexpensive meatballs with very good red sauce. What’s not …

Cooking

ROLFS NYC

The Rink at Brookfield Place

Babesta<p>Hip baby & children’s boutique<p>Bonobos<p>Well-tailored men’s clothing<p>Bottega Veneta<p>Handbags, fashion & leather goods<p>Burberry<p>Luxury British …

Grab a Drink at This Rooftop Igloo Bar in New York City

A Manhattan rooftop bar is offering guests the chance to drink outdoors in the middle of New York City winter—no heavy overcoats necessary.<p>Visitors …

Official Site of The Empire Hotel - Lincoln Center | Upper West Side

Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park

Winter CarnivalEmbrace the frosty weather and join us for a celebration of the winter season.<p>Free Admission SkatingThe Rink at Winter Village is the …

New York City’s Best Kept Holiday Secrets

New York City comes alive with the spirit of the holidays when Christmas comes around. There are the famed attractions like the Christmas tree at …

Amplify Brands: A Busted IPO And A No-Brainer Short

IPO’d at $18 with 100% of shares coming from insiders cashing out (company received no proceeds).<p>Stock fell immediately and has now fallen by …

Investing

The Future of Protein™

"A game changer–this is the first veggie burger I’ve ever had that can legitimately be called a 'burger.'"<p>“We tried the Beyond Burger (and wrote …

Food Industry

The Sugar Refinery

The Sugar Refinery Grub & Grogs will embody the warmth of southern hospitality and the charm of the historic Sugar Land community.<p>Behind the facade …

Restaurants

The Best Scotch Under $250

<b>Scotch’s Last Years</b><p><b>Many premium whiskies are 18 or 21 years old. To give a specific example, compare the Laphroaig 10 and Laphroaig 18. What exactly</b> …

These are the best restaurants in New York City, according to Zagat

Zagat has officially released its New York City restaurant guide for 2017.<p>The results are based on ratings from 30,961 New York-based diners and were curated by Zagat's editors. 2,171 New York restaurants of all kinds were considered.<p>It turns out, unsurprisingly, that New Yorkers love to go out to …

Just One Out of Five Millennials Has Tasted a Big Mac

Fax machines, floppy disks and apparently, the Big Mac.<p>McDonald's iconic burger is one of those things that have "gotten less relevant" with time, a …

Fast food chains could soon offer veggie burgers that are indistinguishable from beef

McDonalds doesn't sell veggie burgers because people don't buy them.<p>That might have something to do with the fact that most pre-made veggie burgers taste vaguely like cardboard. But now that startups like Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods are coming out with plant-based burgers that taste close to …

Everything to Know About Hotel Figueroa’s Massive Dining Relaunch in Downtown

There will be two bars, two restaurants, and lots of oversight from some big names<p>Last week, Hotel Figueroa let slip that chef <b>Casey Lane</b> (The Parish, Tasting Kitchen) would be manning the massive overhaul at the revamped Downtown address. Now we know a whole lot more about what that will look like …

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How Tech Companies Disrupted Silicon Valley’s Restaurant Scene

PALO ALTO, Calif. — It wasn’t so long ago that the aroma of Moroccan spiced prawns and wood-oven pizzas wafted out to a downtown street here from the open-air patio of a once popular eatery called Zibibbo.<p>Today that patio is behind locked doors, obscured by frosted glass. The pizza oven is gone. …

Here's where to get free and specialty burgers on National Cheeseburger Day

Attention, burger fans. Sept. 18 is National Cheeseburger Day.<p><i>(credit:Brio Tuscan Grille)</i><p>Whether you like your burger piled high with lettuce and …

10 Mouthwatering Chicago Italian Beef Spots - Eater Chicago

When thinking of iconic Chicago staples, Italian beef should come to mind. It's a sandwich that's wholly unique to our great city and sparks fierce debate over who does it the best. It's difficult to choose just one because there are many delicious options—so here are 10 great spots for some beefy …

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