Nationwide estimated 100,000 restaurants closed since #Pandemic began

Six months after the first shutdown of restaurants for the coronavirus pandemic, the restaurant industry is in limbo. According to a new survey released today by the National Restaurant Association, nearly one in six restaurants (representing nearly 100,000 restaurants) is closed either permanently or long-term; nearly 3 million employees are out of work; and the industry isContinue reading “Nationwide estimated 100,000 restaurants closed since #Pandemic began”

Going to be missed: Tony’s Cafe – All-Day Breakfast – shuts doors in Plano TX

The first place our family had breakfast after moving to Plano, Texas, was Tony’s Cafe. That was in the early 1990s. Since then had been trying and alternating the breakfast specials and trying the lunches. The first time was two eggs scrambled, with bacon, toast, black coffee and a side of ham. The server wasContinue reading “Going to be missed: Tony’s Cafe – All-Day Breakfast – shuts doors in Plano TX”

Plano TX: Barnes & Noble Kitchen ending short story at Legacy West

Word is Barnes & Noble Kitchen and bookstore has decided to not reopen in Legacy West. At the Kitchen, Barnes & Noble combined serving food with being a destination for books and reading material. The B&N Kitchen looked like a cool place, and the food was good on our last visit in early March forContinue reading “Plano TX: Barnes & Noble Kitchen ending short story at Legacy West”