Posts byJames Norton

Farewell, Merchant; Hello Spoon and Stable

Gavin Kaysen’s upcoming restaurant has changed its name from Merchant to Spoon and Stable.

Prairie Dogs Kickstarter, Curious Goat, and More

Prairie Dogs is taking to Kickstarter to fund its bricks-and-mortar location, Chef Ian Gray’s Curious Goat is on the streets, and more.

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Brewfarm for Sale, New Pizzeria Lola and More

Pizzeria Lola is expanding into Northeast, Dave’s Brewfarm in Wilson, WI, is for sale, Lift Bridge is expanding, and more.

Becca Dilley / Heavy Table

Saguaro in Minneapolis

The Arizonan/Mexican food at Saguaro is cooked with love, and the overall concept is clean and simple.


Betty Danger’s Update, Ballot Question 2 and More

The Tap digs into support for reform of restaurant food-to-alcohol sales ratios and a new flavored salt company called Superior Salt.