2009 in Review: December

Dec 30, 2009 at 3:00 pm

OK, there's really not much point reliving a month that, as of this writing, is still occurring. Especially since we've spent half of this month reviewing the rest of the year -- and the decade. So I'll spare you the full-on That was December 2009 treatment.

But there were a few newsworthy items over the past few weeks: the opening of the third Pi location, Kitchen K's plans to close and become Pacific Grill and Kevin Willmann's departure from Erato on Main for his new restaurant, Farmhaus. And if you haven't read them yet, be sure to check out the complete lists of my Top Ten Dishes 2009 and the Ten Most Important St. Louis Restaurant Openings of the Aughts.