We are always looking out for you, dear reader, and bringing you the latest in free and delicious food. You already know that Krispy Kreme is giving out doughnuts tomorrow. But there's something even better. In honor of Chipotle's 20th anniversary, it's giving out 21,788 burritos. Yep.
Selecting Riverfront Times' Best of St. Louis 2011 was no picnic. Choosing the winner meant several worthy candidates would go unmentioned -- until now. In this Gut Check series, we are chewing our way through notable runners up in a number of categories. To see hundreds more winners and finalists a ... More >>
The fast-fooderati are abuzz about ShopHouse, the brand-new, Asian-themed, fast-casual spinoff from Steve Ells, founder of the empire known as Chipotle Mexican Grill. The first ShopHouse Southeast Asian Kitchen opened its doors last month in Washington, D.C. (Click that big ol' link back there to re ... More >>
After 134 years, New Orleans' P&J Oyster Company has ceased operations because of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig catastrophe. According to the New Orleans Times-Picayune, the company will not close entirely. They'll shuck as oysters are available, even if they have to ship them from the west coast. " ... More >>
At long last Chipotle has arrived in St. Louis -- sort of. The first area location of the Denver-based burrito masters opened today at 2028 Highway K in O'Fallon (636-240-7276). Chris Arnold, Chipotle's "director of hoopla, hype and ballyhoo" (as he's described in a company press release) told me ... More >>