Category: Retailing and Restaurants

Eight new locations have been added to the popular Delaware on Tap mobile application. The app is available for free download in the App Store and from Google Play. Additions since the app launched in October 2017 are: Wilmington Brew Works, Wilmington Stitch House Brewery, Wilmington Midnight Oil Brewing Company, Newark Volunteer Brewing Company, Middletown…

Walter’s Steakhouse celebrates 25 years of classic dining

By DAN METZ Special to Delaware Business Times John Walter Constantinou is celebrating Walter’s Steakhouse’s 25th anniversary with the same thing that brought him into the business in the first place: good quality beef. For the celebration, he’s cooking up classic cuts of his signature prime rib. After a quarter-century in the business, he has…

Bardea Food & Drink, the long-planned Italian restaurant by Scott Stein and Chef Antimo DiMeo, will open this Friday, September 14 at 620 N. Market Street. The 5,000-square-foot eatery boasts 120 seats and a rectangular bar with 20 stools and outdoor seating. The refurbished building looms over the corner of 7th and Market streets, inside…

Le Creuset, the global maker of premium cookware, is opening its newest store at Tanger Outlets Rehoboth Beach in Delaware. The firm will celebrate the opening Friday, September 21 through September 30 with special savings and a free tote bag with any purchase. “While we’re known for our legendary enameled cast iron cookware, Le Creuset…

By Ken Alan David Steiger is a veteran restaurateur with a background that includes time at Stephen Starr’s Buddakan in Center City Philadelphia. More recently, he served as director of operations for Harvest Seasonal Grill & Wine Bar. La Piña Valley Cantina is the 42-year-old’s first solo venture, and it celebrates the vibrant, pepper-flecked flavors…

Comcast this week announced the opening of its second New Castle County Xfinity Store at the Christiana Mall. This is the first Xfinity Store in Delaware to employ the company’s interactive customer model. The 4,000-square-foot center allows customers to learn about and interact with the latest Xfinity product and services. Xfinity stores are organized by…

Did your heart sink last month when you drove through Fairfax Shopping Center and noticed that the La Tolteca was closed? Luckily, the local Mexican restaurant didn’t close for good—it was merely preparing for a move down Concord Pike! The restaurant officially opened July 26 at its new location in Concord Square Shopping Center in…

McDonald’s franchisees are investing $14 million in Delaware throughout 2018 and 2019 on the construction and modernization of 20 restaurants. The local investment comes as franchisees across the country invest $6 billion to modernize U.S. restaurants by 2020. Improvements include modernized dining rooms and refreshed exterior designs, some of which will reflect local styles. The…