First major restaurant chain tests no tipping; CEO says it's 'antiquated'

By: Nancy Luna, Orange County Register

The parent company of Joe’s Crab Shack is taking the controversy over federal minimum wage polices to a new level by testing a no-tipping policy at 18 of its 131 locations.

The test by Houston-based Ignite...

Dining review: Almost like having 'Cheers' in Colorado Springs

By: Robin Intemann,

I've had a tune stuck in my head since eating at The Public House. Remember "Cheers," the '80s sitcom set in a Boston bar? That's the theme song my mind has had on replay because the local pub feels like the kind...

Colorado Springs to take center stage tonight on Guy Fieri's Food Network show

By: Jennifer Mulson and Stephanie Earls The Gazette

In September, celebrity foodie Guy Fieri visited Colorado Springs and dropped in on a handful of its popular eateries.

The question that remained when Fieri and his network camera crew rolled out of town...

Colorado Springs long running chefs' gala comes to an end

By: teresa farney

The board of directors for the Colorado Springs Chorale has announced that they are bidding a fond farewell to the chefs' gala - an event the chorale hosted for 30 years.

During that 30-year history, more...

E. coli in Northwest marks Chipotle's 3rd outbreak this year

By: The Associated Press

SEATTLE — Chipotle closed 43 of its Pacific Northwest locations after the chain's third foodborne illness this year sickened about two dozen people — prompting renewed scrutiny of a company that touts its use of...

New pizza and burger chains coming to Colorado Springs

By: Rich Laden

Two restaurant chains that feature trendy, build-your-own entrées will open their first Colorado Springs locations next year.

Pie Five Pizza Co. will open in January at the eastside Citadel Crossing shopping...