New Indy restaurant to use phone app to enhance service

New Indy restaurant to use phone app to enhance service

Nourish, the new restaurant at 931 S. East St., is piloting a phone app that lets diners communicate directly with their server. Called Diner’s Dream, the free app debuted this week at the National Restaurant Association show in Chicago. It lets diners scan a QR code for their table, which allows their server to add […]

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Brugge Brasserie celebrates 10th anniversary

Brugge Brasserie celebrates 10th anniversary

By Greg Kitzmiller Brugge Brasserie, located at 1011 Westfield Blvd. in Broad Ripple, celebrates its 10th anniversary Wednesday, April 22, with 10 beers and $10 mussels. Brugge is known for Belgian food, especially mussels and frites, as well as Belgian-style beers.  While a few of the 10 beers on tap this Wednesday are regulars in […]

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A few questions for Milktooth’s Jonathan Brooks on what’s next

A few questions for Milktooth’s Jonathan Brooks on what’s next

So I talked with Milktooth chef/owner Jonathan Brooks recently about being named one of Food & Wine magazine’s Best New Chefs of 2015. (You can listen to that on Eat Drink Indiana Radio here.) But we also talked about stepping out onto the national stage and what’s coming next for the 30-year-old chef. Q: Would you do […]

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Jonathan Brooks of Milktooth named one of Food & Wine’s Best New Chefs

Jonathan Brooks of Milktooth named one of Food & Wine’s Best New Chefs

Food & Wine magazine announced its list of 2015’s Best New Chefs, which includes Milktooth’s chef/owner Jonathan Brooks. The 30-year-old Brooks, who found out about the honor about a month ago, is in New York City for tonight’s party announcing the magazine’s lineup of best new chefs. “It feels good,” he said, but added, “It’s […]

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My week in food obsessions

My week in food obsessions

Cooking. Restaurants. Ingredients. Chefs. Wine and spirits. Cookbooks. Farmers’ markets. Food sites. Yeah, I pretty much think about food-and-drink-related stuff just about all the time. so here are things I’m obsessing about right now. Tasting menus. I love the idea of small portions of a lot of things, trying a collection of dishes that a […]

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Bar Rev to open in Greenwood; Penn & Palate and Nourish coming soon

Bar Rev to open in Greenwood; Penn & Palate and Nourish coming soon

Greenwood will be getting a craft cocktail bar when Bar Rev opens at Main Street & Madison Avenue in Old Town Greenwood this weekend. Adam Hayden, who you’ll recognize from the Libertine Liquor Bar, will be running Bar Rev, which is located in the six-month-old Revery restaurant. “Everybody has been really enthusiastic,” said Hayden, who […]

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