We learned in late summer that Charles Pener is opening a new tapas restaurant, Joyia, at 4501 Manchester Avenue in the Grove district of Forest Park Southeast. Pener is a partner in Momos Ouzaria Taverna (630 North and South Road, University City; 314-863-5311). The new space was formerly home to ... More >>
The restaurant space at 4501 Manchester Avenue at the western end of Forest Park Southeast's Grove district has sat empty since the exceptionally brief run last year of Crostini Restaurant and Lounge. (Before that, the space was home to Mia Rosa.) Paper recently went up in the windows at 4501 Manch ... More >>
Ian FroebAn eagle-eyed colleague noticed signs in the windows of 4501 Manchester Road in Forest Park Southeast's Grove district advertising Crostini Restaurant & Lounge. Not much more to report on the specifics of this new venture yet -- though the name does suggest an Italian angle -- though ... More >>
Jennifer SilverbergNick Miller, new owner of HarvestGeorge Mahe has the confirmation at Feast Relish that the rumored and then not-quite-denied sale of Harvest (1059 South Big Bend Boulevard, Richmond Heights; 314-645-3522) from Steve Gontram to executive chef Nick Miller has happened. Longt ... More >>
Gut Check dishes on our favorite St. Louis food blogs.Sounding My Barbaric Gulp: Kelly continued her December blogging rampage with recipes for Ginger Oatmeal Rum Raisin Cookies, Cookie Dough Brownies and Cafe Volcano Cookies. She also relived her meeting with Ruth Reichl via Cacio e Pepe, drank ... More >>
A look at the food and drink content in this week's RFT.
A preview of this week's review of Mia Rosa, the new Italian restaurant in Forest Park Southeast.