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Five Guys Burgers & Fries seeks to open in former dance-club lounge 
 A former nightclub and dance bar that shut down a year ago following a 14-year run appears headed for a complete transformation into a relocated Five Guys Burgers and Fries restaurant. The former VUE Ultra Lounge at 1004 Miamisburg-Centerville Road (Ohio 725) in Washington Twp. closed its doors on New Year’s weekend in January...

Posted: 9 hours ago

A former nightclub and dance bar that shut down a year ago following a 14-year run appears headed for a complete transformation into a relocated Five Guys Burgers and Fries restaurant. The former VUE Ultra Lounge at 1004 Miamisburg-Centerville Road (Ohio 725) in Washington Twp. closed its doors on New Year’s weekend in January...
JUST IN: New Dayton bakery St. Anne the Tart sets opening date
 The long-awaited St. Anne the Tart bakery and coffee shop coming to 1500 E. Fifth St. in the St. Anne’s Hill neighborhood east of downtown Dayton has set an opening date. The new business will open at 7 a.m. Friday, March 1, and will be open from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Saturday going forward, founder Megan Smith said today...

Posted: 2 days ago

The long-awaited St. Anne the Tart bakery and coffee shop coming to 1500 E. Fifth St. in the St. Anne’s Hill neighborhood east of downtown Dayton has set an opening date. The new business will open at 7 a.m. Friday, March 1, and will be open from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Saturday going forward, founder Megan Smith said today...
4 places to grab a delicious deep-dish pizza in Dayton
 With the opening of the highly anticipated Chicago-based Giordano’s in Beavercreek, deep-dish is top of mind.  It’s in the name, but deep-dish is an art of pizza thickness that is not mastered by all. From experience, however, Dayton seems to do deep-dish pizza right nearly every time. Starting with the newest member of this...

Posted: 2 days ago

With the opening of the highly anticipated Chicago-based Giordano’s in Beavercreek, deep-dish is top of mind.  It’s in the name, but deep-dish is an art of pizza thickness that is not mastered by all. From experience, however, Dayton seems to do deep-dish pizza right nearly every time. Starting with the newest member of this...
JUST IN: New seafood restaurant & market in the works in Clayton
 A seafood restaurant with a retail fish market is in the works in the Meadowbrook Crossing retail center in Clayton. The new business, Neighborhood Fish & More, faces a regulatory hurdle tonight, Feb. 19, when its request for a conditional use is considered by the city of Clayton’s Board of Zoning Appeals. But if that approval is granted...

Posted: 3 days ago

A seafood restaurant with a retail fish market is in the works in the Meadowbrook Crossing retail center in Clayton. The new business, Neighborhood Fish & More, faces a regulatory hurdle tonight, Feb. 19, when its request for a conditional use is considered by the city of Clayton’s Board of Zoning Appeals. But if that approval is granted...
NEW DETAILS: Seafood restaurant gets zoning approval to open in Clayton
 The owner of Neighborhood Fish & More won unanimous approval from the Clayton Board of Zoning Appeals to move ahead with plans to open a seafood restaurant and retail fish market at 6556 N. Union Road in the Meadowbrook Crossing retail center in Clayton. The zoning appeals board added a couple of requirements for the restaurant&rsquo...

Posted: 3 days ago

The owner of Neighborhood Fish & More won unanimous approval from the Clayton Board of Zoning Appeals to move ahead with plans to open a seafood restaurant and retail fish market at 6556 N. Union Road in the Meadowbrook Crossing retail center in Clayton. The zoning appeals board added a couple of requirements for the restaurant&rsquo...
Local rowing group’s beer-and-wine event will float your boat
 The Dayton Boat Club’s annual beer and wine tasting will spotlight an eclectic collection of fermented beverages, including some rarities. The event raises funds to replace the Dayton Boat Club’s temporary fabric building with a permanent boathouse. It will be held from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, at Canopy Creek Farm...

Posted: 3 days ago

The Dayton Boat Club’s annual beer and wine tasting will spotlight an eclectic collection of fermented beverages, including some rarities. The event raises funds to replace the Dayton Boat Club’s temporary fabric building with a permanent boathouse. It will be held from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, at Canopy Creek Farm...
Rally’s looking to expand its restaurant footprint across Dayton area
 Rally’s is seeking to double its footprint across the Dayton region, the restaurant chain’s franchise director says.  “Ohio is really good to us,” Bruce Kim, director of franchise development for Rally’s and its companion brand Checkers, told this news outlet. There are 67 Rally’s locations in Ohio...

Posted: 4 days ago

Rally’s is seeking to double its footprint across the Dayton region, the restaurant chain’s franchise director says.  “Ohio is really good to us,” Bruce Kim, director of franchise development for Rally’s and its companion brand Checkers, told this news outlet. There are 67 Rally’s locations in Ohio...
Which local restaurants are affected by the water advisory on this Valentine’s Day?
 Dayton-area restaurants were scrambling today to determine how the Dayton water crisis will impact their lunch and dinner plans.  A revised boil-advisory map released by Montgomery County officials mid-morning showed a significantly reduced boil-advisory area that no longer included downtown Dayton, the Oregon District, the UD area,...

Posted: 8 days ago

Dayton-area restaurants were scrambling today to determine how the Dayton water crisis will impact their lunch and dinner plans.  A revised boil-advisory map released by Montgomery County officials mid-morning showed a significantly reduced boil-advisory area that no longer included downtown Dayton, the Oregon District, the UD area,...