Ali Aziz

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2010

    This Week in Gut Check, Regurgitated

    The wine collection at Araka in Clayton‚ÄčThis week was a busy one for local food and restaurant news. Among the week's events: We reported that the Kirkwood Pi's kitchen manager, Ali Aziz, was hospitalized after an incident at a drive-thru, while Araka's former executive chef, Mark Curren, wa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2010

    Pi Kitchen Manager Brutally Beaten Outside McKinley Heights Jack in the Box

    Ali Aziz, the 29-year-old kitchen manager at the Kirkwood location of Pi pizzeria, was brutally beaten early Sunday morning in the parking lot of the Jack in the Box restaurant at 1807 Gravois Avenue in the city's McKinley Heights neighborhood.Details remain sketchy, but Pi owner Chris Sommers ... More >>