Posts Tagged ‘Donald Trump’

Trump’s D.C. Hotel Will Be the ‘Best’ With ‘Best’ Crab Cakes and Chicken, Says Chef

"Mr. Trump likes a good burger, and I love a good burger as well, so I think we have things in common."

Trump Sues Celebrity Chef Geoffrey Zakarian For Backing Out of Hotel Restaurant Deal

Trump previous sued José Andrés' ThinkFoodGroup for breach of contract.

Trump Sues ThinkFoodGroup For $10 Million For Backing Out of Hotel Restaurant Deal

Andrés said the Presidential candidate's remarks disparaging immigrants made it "impossible" for him to move forward with his planned Spanish fine dining restaurant.

José Andrés Dumps Trump Hotel Restaurant

The Trumps make legal threats in response.

José Andrés Will Open Flagship Restaurant in Donald Trump’s D.C. Hotel

Fine dining, of course.

What’s So Special About VegWeek?

Mayor Vincent C. Gray may have proclaimed it and Maryland Congresswoman Donna Edwards may have pledged it. But our vegetarian critic is nonplussed about VegWeek 2011. Compassion Over Killing, a DC-based nonprofit, works on numerous campaigns, from shaming Dunkin Donuts' egg supplier to encouraging Subway to offer fake meats. This week, though, the lobbying group […]

Quick Feeding: Does Richmond Really Need 11 Hardee’s Locations?

Useless Facts: Congrats D.C.! We didn't make the Daily Beast's list of cities with high numbers of franchise restaurants per 100,000 residents. But a number of Virginia cities did. When you crunch the numbers, Richmond is the capital of Olive Garden with three locations. (That's 1.5 locations per 100,000 residents.) Richmond is also the capital […]