VEGAN REVIEW: The Egg Bistro

VEGAN REVIEW: The Egg Bistro

By Betsy DiJulio Recent posts on the Vegans of Hampton Roads Facebook page had The Egg Bistro brightly lit-up on my personal “run don’t walk” radar screen.  Though they have locations with vegan options in VA Beach and Suffolk, I chose the Chesapeake location from...
5 Years of Home Republic Brewpub

5 Years of Home Republic Brewpub

By Jeff Maisey Five years ago, Barbara and Joe Curtis opened what was only the second brewpub in Hampton Roads.  Their decision proved insightful given the ever-expanding cast of breweries in the region.  At the time, nationally-known Gordon Biersch operated a...
UPDATED: Commonwealth Coastal Classic

UPDATED: Commonwealth Coastal Classic

  By Jeff Maisey (IMPORTANT NOTE: This event has been rescheduled for October 20, Noon to 5 PM, in conjunction with Town Point Virginia Wine Festival.) What do you get when you pair more than 35 chefs and oyster-harvesting watermen from across the Commonwealth with 50...