Get those tickets now
The ticketed restaurant craze is now hitting D.C. Washington Post looks at the places planning to operate by such a system, from The Shaw Bijou to Pineapple and Pearls. [WaPo]
By the numbers
Taste of the Nation, No Kid Hungry's annual chef-tastic fundraiser, brought in more than $210,000 in proceeds this week.
Best of the best
Restaurant Business names a "power 20" of restaurant leaders across the country. On the list: Taylor Gourmet's Casey Patten. [RB]