Michele Racanelli

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2013

    The Animal is Back: Look Inside The Dam

    Ladies and gentlemen, the Animal is finally back! The Dam (3173 Morgan Ford Road; 314-771-3173) had its soft opening Monday night, and friends and family got to taste the hand-packed burgers, hand-cut fries and homemade dipping sauces. There were also drinks courtesy of next-door-neighbor Amsterdam ... More >>

  • Dining

    July 9, 2008
  • Blogs

    July 8, 2008

    Review Preview: Onesto Pizza and Trattoria

    Onesto Pizza and Trattoria is a neighborhood restaurant, the only commercial structure at the intersection of Macklind Avenue and tree-shaded Finkman Street. On a busy weekend evening, it can resemble a block party as those awaiting a table stand along the sidewalk or sit on plastic chairs on the fr ... More >>

  • Dining

    April 16, 2008
  • Blogs

    November 19, 2007

    Big V's Closing

    With a heavy heart, I report that Big V's Burger Joint is closing its Delmar Loop location. The last day of service is this Saturday, November 24. Owners Vito and Michele Racanelli are opening a new venture on Macklind. Details on that when I get them. Reportedly, the Big V's space will become part ... More >>