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New Manchester pizza joint brings owner full circle

New Manchester pizza joint brings owner full circle

Michael Thompson April 25, 2016 2

  Hoping to capitalize on a spurt of redevelopment in his family’s old neighborhood, a local restaurant owner has set up shop in Manchester. Ironclad Pizza Grill opened April 8 at 924 McDonough St.

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Beer and pizza on tap for vacant W. Broad St. space

Beer and pizza on tap for vacant W. Broad St. space

Michael Thompson April 19, 2016 0

As parts of the Richmond food scene evolve, an out-of-town restaurant chain is betting certain American favorites will always be in demand. Pies and Pints plans to open this summer at 2035 W. Broad

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Sweet Frog founder takes new brand to Midlothian, Colonial Heights

Sweet Frog founder takes new brand to Midlothian, Colonial Heights

Michael Thompson April 14, 2016 2

Derek Cha is back in full-on expansion mode. The founder and former head of locally based frozen yogurt giant Sweet Frog is ramping up the growth plan for his new venture, a fast casual

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New brewhouse cleared for takeoff at RIC

New brewhouse cleared for takeoff at RIC

Michael Thompson April 7, 2016 0

A new beer-centric restaurant is on tap for Richmond International Airport, capping off two years of renovations and updates to RIC’s food spots and watering holes. Cross Grain Brewhouse plans to open by July

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Taco truck titan takes on former Belvidere at Broad space

Taco truck titan takes on former Belvidere at Broad space

Michael Thompson April 5, 2016 0

Having built a following with his taco-centric food trucks, Patrick Harris is trying his hand at a more upscale venture in a long vacant property at the crossroads of Broad Street’s ongoing downtown evolution.

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Italian eatery slips out of Shockoe and into the Hilton

Italian eatery slips out of Shockoe and into the Hilton

Michael Thompson March 30, 2016 0

With its new space reserved on East Broad Street, a longtime downtown restaurant is checking out of its space in Shockoe Slip. La Grotta restaurant announced Tuesday plans to vacate its space at 1218 E.

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Richmond burger chain makes expansion plan a double

Richmond burger chain makes expansion plan a double

Michael Thompson March 28, 2016 0

A local burger joint has cooked up two new locations. Burger Bach, founded in Richmond in 2012, plans to open this summer at 2050 Bond St. in Charlottesville and at 101 Heaths Way Drive

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Café chain docking at Rocketts Landing

Café chain docking at Rocketts Landing

Michael Thompson March 22, 2016 0

After closing its Church Hill location, a local chain of cafes and markets is heading even farther east for its latest storefront. Urban Farmhouse Market and Café plans to open in May at 4821

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Caveman-friendly cafe beefs up the canal

Caveman-friendly cafe beefs up the canal

Michael Thompson March 18, 2016 2

In the next step in the evolution of her local Paleo diet meal delivery service, Nancye Hunter has taken on a new partner and is up and running in a new restaurant downtown. The

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Richmond restaurateur tacking toward Hopewell

Richmond restaurateur tacking toward Hopewell

Michael Thompson March 16, 2016 1

As it embarks on redevelopment of its riverfront, the City of Hopewell has lured one of Richmond’s more prolific restaurateurs. Kevin Healy plans to open The Boathouse at City Point at 701 W. Randolph

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