Monthly Archives: November 2021

‘We can’t blame anybody but the coronavirus’: Popular B.C. restaurants, pubs forced to close for good

‘We can’t blame anybody but the coronavirus’: Popular B.C. restaurants, pubs forced to close for good

After an almost 10-year run, Emik Malak pulled the final shift at his Bellaggio Café at the Vancouver Convention Centre in mid-September. “Sometimes you have to say, I don’t see light at the end of the tunnel,” the Bellaggio owner told Global News. Reliant on subsidies since COVID-19 hit, the tables were empty and Malak knew […]

Auckland lockdown to end as New Zealand tries new virus tack

Auckland lockdown to end as New Zealand tries new virus tack

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Bars, restaurants and gyms can reopen in Auckland from early December but customers will be required to show proof they’ve been fully vaccinated, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said Monday. The announcement removes the last remnants of a lockdown that began in the nation’s largest city in August. It […]

The Peach Cobbler Factory Continues Expansion Into Ohio

The Peach Cobbler Factory Continues Expansion Into Ohio

Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  The Peach Cobbler Factory has signed yet another franchise agreement in Cincinnati, Ohio. The company has had rapid expansion into 10 states since starting their franchising efforts in September 2021. Partner Greg George announced expansion for their first Ohio store owned by new partner Deneen Glenn. The new location is scheduled to […]

Crave Hot Dogs & BBQ Debuts in Orlando, Florida

Crave Hot Dogs & BBQ Debuts in Orlando, Florida

Orlando, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Crave Hot Dogs and BBQ is a fast casual Hot Dog and BBQ restaurant that features a self-pour beer wall. The restaurants include anywhere for 18-32 taps of local craft beers and ciders. The delicious menu includes pulled chicken, pulled pork and smoked brisket. For those looking to make it more interesting, […]

Mandatory jabs and restrictions: How Europe is responding to the new wave of Covid

Mandatory jabs and restrictions: How Europe is responding to the new wave of Covid

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Restaurants Offering Thanksgiving Meals for Carryout 2021

Restaurants Offering Thanksgiving Meals for Carryout 2021

Following is a selection of restaurant chains offering full Thanksgiving meals, or select items, for carryout this year. Please be sure to call ahead as some options sell out early. For those who would rather dine in at a restaurant this year, please see Restaurant Chains Open Thanksgiving Day 2021. Bahama Breeze – $75 Thanksgiving […]

Foodies Will Love These 25 Scrumptious Gifts From Goldbelly

Foodies Will Love These 25 Scrumptious Gifts From Goldbelly

As POPSUGAR editors, we independently select and write about stuff we love and think you’ll like too. If you buy a product we have recommended, we may receive affiliate commission, which in turn supports our work. The holidays are not just about the decor or the vibes — it’s about the food! Celebrate the holidays […]

Brazilian authorities uncover group selling horse meat to restaurants

Brazilian authorities uncover group selling horse meat to restaurants

Authorities have arrested six people after finding horse meat being sold for use in burgers in a state of southern Brazil. They were arrested in Caxias do Sul as part of an operation led by the Public Prosecutor’s Office of Rio Grande do Sul. Operation Hipo began two months ago after authorities received a complaint […]

Q&A: What new Covid restrictions are coming in today?

Q&A: What new Covid restrictions are coming in today?

In response to climbing infections and pressure on the health service, the Government this week announced further changes to Covid-19 restrictions in tandem with new public health advice. Many of the changes took effect from midnight on Thursday. What does it mean for you? Hospitality Bars, restaurants and nightclubs have a new closing time of […]

Germany imposes new Covid-19 measures on unvaccinated amid surge in cases

Germany imposes new Covid-19 measures on unvaccinated amid surge in cases

German leaders on Thursday agreed tough new curbs on the unvaccinated, with plans to shut them out of restaurants, sporting events and cultural shows as the country battles to halt a record rise in Covid infections. With new cases soaring to an all-time high of 65,371, leaders of Germany‘s 16 states agreed after crisis talks […]