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Homeslyce opening in former PJ's Pub space in Charles Village

Homeslyce will open a new location in Charles Village in the former home of PJ’s Pub, likely its last location in the Baltimore area as the pizzeria plots a D.C. expansion.

The Baltimore pizza bar is on track to open in December at 3333 N. Charles St., where PJ’s had operated since 1984 until it closed in August.

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Celebrity chef Mike Isabella opening restaurant in College Park

Celebrity chef Mike Isabella is bringing his Greek eats to College Park.

Isabella is opening Kapnos Taverna in the Hotel at the University of Maryland. The restaurant, which also has a location in Arlington, Va., is set to open Monday.

The new Kapnos Taverna at 7777 Baltimore Ave. will seat 143 guests within a 4,000-square-foot space.

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Food & Wine magazine: Baltimore's Ivy has the 'best hotel breakfast you can't have'

The Ivy Hotel in Mount Vernon might serve the best hotel breakfast, according to Food & Wine magazine. But unless you’re staying in the ultra-boutique, it’s not for you.

A recent article in the magazine calls the upscale hotel’s morning meal “the best breakfast you can’t have.”

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Quick transition at Chick and Ruth's after Annapolis mainstay sold to new owner

“There was a lot of crying. Not a dry eye in the house. We were all crying together,” Beth Levitt said after her husband Ted told his employees Chick and Ruth’s Delly had been sold.

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Michael's Cafe opening second location in Middle River

After searching for another location for several years, Timonium-based Michael’s Cafe will open a second restaurant in Middle River.

The restaurant is expected to open next year at 720 Concource Circle, part of the Greenleigh at Crossroads development near White Marsh, according to a press release.

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Danny Glover will make gumbo for Ida B.'s Table's grand opening

Actor Danny Glover will bring his family’s gumbo recipe to the grand opening of Baltimore’s newest soul food restaurant.

Ida B.’s Table will celebrate its grand opening Saturday with a sold-out event that includes a special appearance by Glover, who will join chef David Thomas in the kitchen to make Glover’s grandmother’s gumbo.

The restaurant is named after African-American journalist Ida B.

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