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Red Boat Viet Fusion Restaurant to expand with new locations including Mount Vernon

The Red Boat Viet Fusion Restaurant is preparing to open several new locations in Maryland and Florida.

The restaurant, which has a location on Eutaw Street in downtown Baltimore, will open in Mount Vernon, followed by restaurants in College Park and Boca Raton, Fla.

The Red Boat offers Vietnamese fusion food including banh mi sandwiches, pho, rice bowls, tacos, steamed buns and spring rolls.

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Flaming cheese sets off sprinklers at Baltimore's Cava Mezze restaurant; video goes viral

Diners at Cava Mezze learned there is such a thing as too much cheese when four flaming cheese dishes set off the sprinkler system at the Harbor East restaurant last week.

About a dozen international colleagues from Oath, a digital media company owned by Verizon, were having dinner at Cava Mezze Tuesday night, when they were enjoying the restaurant’s saganaki (flaming cheese).

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Looney's Pub coming to Perry Hall

Looney’s Pub will soon add another bar and restaurant in Perry Hall.

The Irish Pub, which is taking over the former Harp Restaurant, Sports Bar & Catering location, is expected to open in late summer, co-owner Bill Larney announced in a Facebook post Friday.

Looney’s will take over the Harp space at 8706 Belair Road, and Larney said in an email his team is finalizing the contract on the space Friday.

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O'Flynn's Crab & Cask House will be the next in a string of Baltimore Irish pubs to close

O’Flynn’s Crab & Cask House will serve its last eats and drinks later this month.

The Brooklyn bar and restaurant will close at the end of April, owner Liam Flynn said.

O’Flynn’s opened at 3432 S. Hanover St. in May 2016, replacing the longtime Brooklyn staple O’Brady’s Crab House.

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A Baltimore restaurant is serving a $21 version of a chicken box. We tried it.

A new Baltimore restaurant is serving a riff on the chicken box — and it costs $21.

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Canners Row has closed in Canton after owners evicted

Canners Row, a waterfront restaurant in Canton that opened a year ago, has closed after its owners were evicted.

District court documents posted on the shuttered restaurant indicate that Seeb Corp., which owned the restaurant, owed $27,250 to 2760 Lighthouse Point LLC, a subsidiary of War Horse Cities. The restaurant was evicted, according to the notice.

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