Steve Occhipinti

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2010

    Free Food: Restaurants Are Giving Away the Goods to Boost Business

    ​The classic culinary loss leader is a supermarket gallon of milk, which is probably why the mondegreen "loss liter" persists. But the poor sap who settles for a sale at the dairy case isn't taking full advantage of Dallas restaurateurs' sudden inclination to discount their food. On the right ... More >>

  • Dining

    March 21, 2002

    Costly Corks

    When the cork pops out, the value of wine plummets. So why do restaurants carry expensive bottles?

  • Dining

    July 19, 2001

    We Oui Warp

    Fired Up installs a New Orleans grubbery in We Oui's old shell

  • Dining

    May 10, 2001

    Sleeps with the Fishes

    Soprano's gets squeezed out

  • Dining

    November 30, 2000

    The "P" Word

    Sitting out the rounds of musical chairs

  • Dining

    November 16, 2000

    Anzu Assumption

    Manager musical chairs