Marks Bistro Chef Now Co-Owner
Executive Chef James Davis joins the shareholders and becomes a co-owner at Marks Bistro in Dundee. He joins three other shareholders, all of which work at Marks Bistro full-time. You probably already know that the food at Marks is amazing, but now you know that the people who work there believe in what they’re doing enough to where they’re willing to put their money where their mouths are, metaphorically. http://www.marksindundee.com/
The End of Many Eras
A rash of recent restaurant closings seem to have happened rather abruptly. Among the list: Bellevue Café, Taste Bistro, and perhaps most jolting, Grandmothers, which was in business for 40 years before shutting down.
Famous Food Guy Visits Omaha
Tickets are on sale now for Alton Brown’s October 30 visit to the Orpheum. Brown is a Food Network star and author, so people who watch a lot of food TV will likely want to buy tickets early to avoid missing this show. http://www.altonbrowntour.com/shows/omaha
Coffee for You, Stories for Them
Echo Coffee Shop hosts an all-ages children’s story time every Saturday at 10:00 AM. While you’re there, try one of their many Fair Trade, organic beverages or snack on something from their food menu. Their soup is always a good choice. http://www.echocoffeeshop.com/