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Joan Schmitt + Susan Dunlop of Joan’s in the Park on Raising a Restaurant After Raising a Family

In our second interview with some of the talented women featured in our Top 10 Mom-Owned Restaurants in America spotlight, we spoke with Joan Schmitt and Susan Dunlop, co-owners of Joan’s in the Park in St. Paul, Minnesota. Joan’s opened in late 2011, has garnered many accolades locally and nationally, including a 2013 Diners’ Choice Award for Top [...]

2012 Charlie Awards: Congratulations to the Twin Cities Honorees!

The second annual Charlie Awards were held on Sunday, November 11, 2012, in Minneapolis at the Pantages Theatre. A celebration in recognition of the exceptional contributions of the Twin Cities metro area restaurant, food and beverage industry, nearly 200 local restaurants participated in this year’s awards. The 2012 Charlie Awards honorees include: • Lifetime Achievement – [...]

On Our Plate: Best Wine Lists; SF Michelin Starred Restaurants; MSP Charlie Awards Voting; Belga Café Is Eight; Candlelight Conservation in British Columbia

Happenings on and around OpenTable… * We’re toasting the 2012 Diners’ Choice Award winners for Top 100 Wine Lists in the U.S. Find out where you can drink to that. * The stars are out in the Bay Area with the release of the MICHELIN Guide San Francisco 2013. Learn which restaurants are twinkling today! [...]

Vote to Choose the Twin Cities Charlie Awards Winner for ‘Outstanding Food Item’

Minneapolis-St. Paul diners! Help pick the best dish in the Twin Cities at this year’s Charlie Awards, a celebration that recognizes the exceptional contributions of the Twin Cities metro area restaurant, food, and drink industry. More than 150 restaurants and food trucks have entered one food item they believe is representative of their business and voting [...]