- Local business owners have said the indoor dining ban hurts their bottom line — especially as eateries in neighboring counties are still allowed to serve customers indoors.
- A Baltimore circuit court judge has denied the request of a Maryland trade group to allow on-premises dining in the city.
- Peter Thomas, who appeared for several seasons on BRAVO’s Real Housewives of Atlanta, is bringing Miami’s Bar ONE to the former Gordon Biersch Brewery (pictured) in Harbor East.
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- Lawyers for Baltimore and a Maryland trade group on Wednesday debated the merits of the city's restaurant shutdown as a means of controlling the spread of the coronavirus.
- This month’s biannual Howard County Restaurant Weeks & Craft Beverages event is taking place Jan. 18 to 31, held for the second time since the coronavirus pandemic took hold early last year.
- Busboys and Poets is continuing its expansion into Maryland with a new location in Baltimore, according to owner Andy Shallal.
- The Baltimore group that hosts the city’s biannual Restaurant Week has canceled the event, which usually takes place around January and July.
- A ban on indoor and outdoor dining in Baltimore amid the coronavirus pandemic will remain in place, Baltimore Mayor Brandon Scott announced Friday.
- Baltimore is entering its fourth week under an indoor and outdoor dining ban, instituted by Scott during his first week in office.
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- Foreman Wolf is taking over the Milton Inn, which shut down last year amid coronavirus difficulties. The restaurant, Foreman Wolf’s first in Baltimore County, is set to open this spring.
- Jimmy’s Restaurant in Fells Point has new owners, and the restaurant — soon to be called Denzel’s Shark Bar Grill — is poised to take on flavors from the Caribbean and the American South.
- Joe Squared’s journey reveals some of the hardships business owners and workers have faced since before the pandemic — and the long road they now face to approach anything like normalcy.
- Despite its popularity and nearly 28 years in Lutherville the restaurant’s owner Robert Wang will shut the place down permanently next month because of what he describes as a dispute with the landlord.
- Amid a rise in coronavirus cases and a ban on on-premise dining in the city, businesses are struggling to stay afloat and many workers have been laid off or seen hours cut.