Tag: italian

Grano Emporio closing in Hampden at end of June

Grano Emporio Hampden closing
Photo by Ethan McLeod

Grano Emporio, the traditional Italian restaurant tucked into a Hampden rowhouse and known for its simple and delicious fare, will close down on June 30, its owners announced Thursday night.

Petit Louis’s Columbia Location to Close, Reopen as Roman-Style Concept

Photo via Foreman Wolf

Petit Louis Bistro on the Lake in Columbia is shutting down at the end of next weekend, to be replaced by a Roman-style trattoria dubbed Lupa.

As Cinghiale Turns 10, Owner Tony Foreman Reminisces


In 2007, when Cinghiale opened, Baltimore was a very different city. The restaurant scene was just beginning to blossom and local diners weren’t nearly as knowledgeable about food as they are today. Cinghiale’s new neighborhood, Harbor East, was in the early stages of development, with the Four Seasons Hotel a brand new construction project (the hotel, which anchors the neighborhood today, opened in 2011).

Italian Leather Goods Merchant Comes to Green Spring Station

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Towson may be losing Barnes & Noble and Williams Sonoma, but Green Spring Station has gained Maledetti Toscani.

In Close Vote, City Council Decides to Keep Columbus Day



In one of the last votes of the 2016 City Council term last night, lawmakers decided to keep Columbus Day the way it is.