Mark Fisher

Latest from Mark Fisher

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: 3 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,...
New Mexican restaurant & market coming to Huber Heights
 La Michoacana Mexican Market & Restaurant is expanding in the Dayton area, adding a new location in Huber Heights. The new market is under construction at 6220 Chambersburg Road in the Huber Plaza, in the same retail strip where Alematic Artisan Ales opened to the public last week. The Columbus-based chain operates a market at 748 Troy St...

Posted: 4 days ago

La Michoacana Mexican Market & Restaurant is expanding in the Dayton area, adding a new location in Huber Heights. The new market is under construction at 6220 Chambersburg Road in the Huber Plaza, in the same retail strip where Alematic Artisan Ales opened to the public last week. The Columbus-based chain operates a market at 748 Troy St...
CONFIRMED: McDonald’s Donut Sticks are coming to Dayton. 
 McDonald’s may not be re-branding as a full-fledged doughnut shop anytime soon, but the fast-food giant is unveiling a little something next week that will clearly compete with the Dunkin’ and Tim Hortons of the world. McCafé Donut Sticks are being billed by company officials as “ the first sweet treat we&rsquo...

Posted: 4 days ago

McDonald’s may not be re-branding as a full-fledged doughnut shop anytime soon, but the fast-food giant is unveiling a little something next week that will clearly compete with the Dunkin’ and Tim Hortons of the world. McCafé Donut Sticks are being billed by company officials as “ the first sweet treat we&rsquo...
Butter Cafe ‘devastated’ by death of co-founder, remains open, owner says
 Amy Beaver, the co-founder of Butter Cafe restaurant at 1106 Brown St. in Dayton, released a statement today, Feb. 12, two days after finding her business partner and Butter Cafe co-founder Sarah Dudley dead of a suspected overdose in a room above the restaurant Sunday morning. David Duncan, a former employee of Butter Cafe, also was...

Posted: 6 days ago

Amy Beaver, the co-founder of Butter Cafe restaurant at 1106 Brown St. in Dayton, released a statement today, Feb. 12, two days after finding her business partner and Butter Cafe co-founder Sarah Dudley dead of a suspected overdose in a room above the restaurant Sunday morning. David Duncan, a former employee of Butter Cafe, also was...
Butter Cafe co-founder found dead in restaurant office; OD suspected
 The co-founder of Butter Cafe was found dead from a suspected overdose in an office above the restaurant Sunday morning, according to a Dayton police incident report.  Police and medics responded to the Brown Street restaurant around 10 a.m. after co-founder Amy Beaver found two people unresponsive in an office, one of which was her...

Posted: 6 days ago

The co-founder of Butter Cafe was found dead from a suspected overdose in an office above the restaurant Sunday morning, according to a Dayton police incident report.  Police and medics responded to the Brown Street restaurant around 10 a.m. after co-founder Amy Beaver found two people unresponsive in an office, one of which was her...
New Kettering restaurant serves up authentic Chinese dishes 
 A restaurant that specializes in noodle dishes from northern China is now open at 2801 S. Dixie Drive in Kettering. Kung Fu Noodle is located on the north end of a building that once held the Colony Club, a former nightclub and restaurant that enjoyed its heyday in the 1960s and 1970s, bringing in big-band musical acts that drew large crowds...

Posted: 6 days ago

A restaurant that specializes in noodle dishes from northern China is now open at 2801 S. Dixie Drive in Kettering. Kung Fu Noodle is located on the north end of a building that once held the Colony Club, a former nightclub and restaurant that enjoyed its heyday in the 1960s and 1970s, bringing in big-band musical acts that drew large crowds...
Jag’s Steak & Seafood named among 100 Most Romantic Restaurants in America 
 Love — and seafood — are in the air.  Jag’s Steak & Seafood has been honored as one of the top 100 Most Romantic Restaurants in America, according to the annual list published by  the restaurant-reservation website, OpenTable.  The West Chester restaurant was named the best steakhouse in Ohio by Business...

Posted: 9 days ago

Love — and seafood — are in the air.  Jag’s Steak & Seafood has been honored as one of the top 100 Most Romantic Restaurants in America, according to the annual list published by  the restaurant-reservation website, OpenTable.  The West Chester restaurant was named the best steakhouse in Ohio by Business...