Friday, September 24, 2021

Food + Beverage

Williamsburg Winery Welcomes New Chef

JAMES CITY-Chef Jake Wechsler has been tapped as the new Chef de Cuisine at The Williamsburg Winery at Wessex Hundred. Wechsler is no stranger to the Williamsburg culinary scene. He completed Colonial Williamsburg’s apprenticeship program in culinary arts and later...

Juicing Life Bar & Café Set To Open Second Location In Williamsburg

WILLIAMSBURG-Juicing Life Bar & Café, which currently has a location on Town Center Drive in Newport News, will open a second location in Williamsburg’s new Midtown Row mixed-used development later this fall. Juicing Life Bar & Café, which first opened...

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California-Based Del Taco Chain Headed to Hampton Roads

It was announced on September 13 that Del Taco, a chain restaurant based out of California, will be making its way East, opening several locations in Virginia. Del Taco plans to open ten restaurants in Virginia, including locations on the...

Opening Of Beale’s Brewery Delayed Until 2022

YORK-The opening of Beale’s Brewery taproom in Yorktown has been delayed. The brewery was hoping to open this past summer but construction was halted temporarily due to the shortage of construction materials as well as increased costs of supplies as...

Allure Bakery Now Open In Williamsburg Premium Outlets

JAMES CITY- In early August, June Yuiska took her home-based bakery business to a kiosk at Williamsburg Premium Outlets. Allure Bakery, located in front of the Sunglass Hut in the shopping complex, specializes in European pastries, crepes, teas, coffees, and...

Rock On: The Virginia Beer Company’s Newest Beer Release Will Help Local Musicians

YORK-The Virginia Beer Company and DJ Kudlz are teaming up on a Labor Day beer release to benefit local musicians impacted by the pandemic. The beer, called "Rock On," is a crafted beer lager that will be released on Monday,...

Jersey Mike’s Opening Second Location In Williamsburg

JAMES CITY-Jersey Mike’s Subs will open a second location in the Williamsburg area in Lightfoot. “Jersey Mike’s is expected to open at 6493 Centerville Road in Williamsburg in the first half of 2022,” said Kyle Potvin with Jersey Mike’s Franchise Systems,...

1865 Brewing Company Adds A Missing Element To Phoebus

HAMPTON—The 1865 Brewing Company, which was finally able to hold its ribbon cutting ceremony on July 30, has added a missing piece to the puzzle of what makes Phoebus a destination.  Sure, Oozlefinch is right down the road on...