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Villa Romana Ristorante Italiano (credit: villaromanasf.com)

Villa Romana Restaurant Closing After Nearly 60 Years

Serving up classic Italian-American fare & pizza, the restaurant is closing Sunday…

07/18/2014

Mud Cracks

Drought Forces Hollister BBQ Joint To Close Down Over Rising Meat Prices

California’s drought has been pushing beef prices higher, and those prices are putting a popular barbecue spot out of business.

07/15/2014

Applebee's Neighborhood Grill and Bar restaurant chain in Times Square (Photo by Ben Hider/Getty Images)

Applebee’s Applies To Trademark ‘No Tech Tuesday;’ Will They Curb Diners’ Electronics Use?

Could a nationwide restaurant chain be getting ready to take a stand on using electronic devices in public? Applebee’s has applied to trademark the phrase “No Tech Tuesday”.

07/15/2014

Restaurant Calorie Information Makes a Difference to Diners

Restaurant Calorie Information Makes A Difference To Diners

A first-of-its kind study by the Centers for Disease Control finds that six-out-of-ten diners who are aware of calorie counts take them into consideration when placing their order.

07/11/2014

(CBS Sacramento)

Crews Contain 3-Alarm Fire At Former Restaurant Near Isleton

Firefighters from multiple agencies are battled a 3-alarm blaze at a former restaurant “Happy Harbor Marina & Trailer” near Isleton.

07/11/2014

Fire damage to the building which houses Manresa restaurant. (CBS)

Fire At Los Gatos’ Manresa Restaurant Started Outside Near Garbage Cans

A two-alarm fire that caused $240,000 worth of damage to a two-time Michelin star-winning restaurant in Los Gatos early Monday morning apparently started outside near garbage cans.

07/09/2014

Fire rages through Los Gatos' Manresa Restaurant Monday, July 7th 2014 (CBS)

2-Alarm Fire Rages Through Kitchen Of Swanky Los Gatos’ Manresa Restaurant

A two-alarm fire devastated Manresa, a two-time Michelin star-winning restaurant, dubbed as the South Bay’s most famous and one of the biggest on the West Coast.

07/07/2014

Reservationhop.com homepage shows a 'claimed' reservation at Nopa.

Website Selling Reservations At Hot SF Restaurants Sets Off A Storm Of Mad Tweets, eMails

ReservationHop.com invites you to sell your reservation, and for $5-12 you can buy someone else’s. Similar websites already exist in New York City.

07/05/2014

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2 Vallejo Businesses Take The Lead In Fundraising To Preserve 4th Of July Fireworks

Two local businesses have taken the initiative for the last five years to save the 4th of July fireworks display in Vallejo by fundraising. They’re goal this year is $15,000

07/02/2014

(Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Dog Lovers Barking Mad After Concord Restaurant’s Policy Change Bans Pets From Patio

After a history of catering to man’s best friend, a Bay Area restaurant is changing its policy that allowed dogs on their outdoor patios, and that is causing some growls from dog lovers.

06/30/2014

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