Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Today's matchups also include Meyer's Cafe vs. Smoki's North BBQ and Outback vs. Old St. Louis Chop Suey.
This week, Florissant Patch and Hazelwood Patch launched their first-ever Patch Pick'em tournament to find the best local restaurant in the area! Patch Pick'em runs along the same lines as the much-hyped college basketball tournament, except it uses local restaurants instead of college basketball squads. How do restaurants advance? It all depends on your vote—on both Florissant and Hazelwood Patch sites, their Facebook pages and Twitter feeds. Click here to learn more about the tournament. Also vote for: Here's today's first round mathcups! Make sure you vote for all four by simply making a comment on this article. Happy voting! - - - FIRST ROUND Patch PICK'EM MATCHUPS China Wok vs. Chipotle - - - Meyer's Cafe and Lounge vs. Smoki's …
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
IHOP is Offering Free Pancakes to Honor National Pancake Day.
Monday, February 4, 2013
IHOP will give every person in America a free short stack of pancakes to celebrate National Pancake Day, but to consider helping a few children in the process.
Tuesday is National Pancake Day and to celebrate, the International House of Pancakes (IHOP) is offering every person in America a free short stack of its signature buttermilk pancakes for free, from 7 a.m. until 10 p.m. The popular breakfast restaurant has celebrated National Pancake Day since 2006 and in the past seven years has raised nearly $10 million to support charities in the communities in which it operates. The pancakes are technically free, however IHOP goers are asked to consider leaving a donation for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals and other designated local charities, IHOP's website says. Last year, its National Pancake Day efforts raised more $3 million for the hospital system, which has two hospitals in the Greater St…
Friday, November 30, 2012
And, Arby's Roast Beef on Graham Road in Florissant has a few issues.
As inspections arise, Hazelwood Patch publishes information from the St. Louis County Department of Health reports, along with the inspection grades. Here are some of the latest restaurant inspections that occurred throughout the past 90 days in the City of Hazelwood and nearby in Florissant, Maryland Heights and Creve Coeur: Tropik Sun Fruit & Nut Address: 5555 St. Louis Mills Blvd., Hazelwood Date of Inspection: Oct. 11 Type of Inspection: Routine Risk Factor: 1 Grade: 100-A Comments: No violations. Arby’s Roast Beef Address: 1275 Graham Rd., Florissant Date of Inspection: Nov. 6 Type of Inspection: Routine Risk Factor: 2 Grade: 98-A Comments: Hepatitis A documentation not maintained in a clear and concise manner. Observed damaged and …
Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Jack in the Box and Sun Restaurant were accused of pest infestation and more, but health inspectors found no problems.
Each week, Hazelwood Patch teams up with neighboring Patch sites to share information from the local restaurant inspections of St. Louis County Department of Health as well as their grade. Here are the latest restaurant inspections for the past 90 days: Jack in the Box Address: 322 Taylor Rd., Hazelwood Date of Inspection: July 5 Type of Inspection: Complaint Risk Factor: 2 Grade: 100-A Comments: Someone reported that the smoothie and shake machine were not broken down before closing, tea wasn’t changed and roaches had been spotted in the lobby area. When the inspector spoke to the manager, the manager said the tea is changed twice a day, the smoothie and shake machine was broken down and sanitized each day. The inspector did not see any …
Tuesday, February 28, 2012
IHOP will give every person in America a free short stack of pancakes to celebrate National Pancake Day.
Today is National Pancake Day and to celebrate, the International House of Pancakes is offering every person in America a free short stack of its signature buttermilk pancakes for free. The popular breakfast restaurant has celebrated National Pancake Day since 2006 and has raised nearly $8 million to support charities in the communities that it operates in. The pancakes are technically free, however IHOP goers are asked to consider leaving a donation for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals and other designated local charities, IHOP's website says. There is no IHOP in the City of Hazelwood; however neighboring Florissant has one on the road both cities share, North Lindbergh/Hwy 67 North. Not in the mood to go out but still want to …
Thursday, January 26, 2012
Group will ask the St. Louis County Council to eliminate smoking ban exemptions.
Tobacco-Free St. Louis will push the St. Louis County Council to expand the current smoking ban in the county to eliminate exemptions to the 2011 Clean Air Act. Businesses eligible for smoking bans include casinos, Lambert International Airport and bars where food makes up a small percentage of sales. The airport later went smoke-free despite its exempt status. The group made the announcement during a press conference Thursday morning at Three Kings Public House in University City. The group said there are currently 145 exemptions to the ban with the majority of those (56) coming in the North County area. There are 20 exemptions in mid-County, 41 in South County and 29 in the West County area. "The most vulnerable are the ones who are most…