Restaurants Weeks 2021 Celebrates Festival’s 10th Anniversary

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda — Bermuda’s distinct food culture, and the harvest heroes behind it, will be front and centre starting Thursday, when an extended version of the island’s annual Restaurant Weeks kicks off the festival’s 10th anniversary. Stretching four weeks instead of th... Read more

Food-Harvest Heroes The Focus Of Bermuda Restaurant Weeks’ 10th Anniversary

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - The island’s food-harvest heroes will star in the 10th anniversary of Bermuda Restaurant Weeks, beginning January 14, 2021, the Bermuda Tourism Authority announced today. Local restaurants are encouraged to register for next year’s promotion which, for the firs... Read more

Mixed Views On The Impact Of COVID-19 On Bermuda’s Restaurant Industry

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Mixed views on the impact of the global COVID-19 pandemic on Bermuda's restaurant sector, with predictions that up to 30 percent of the restaurants in operation, won't make it through to the next tourism season. When asked by Bermuda Real at the height of the lockdown period earlier this year, re... Read more

Jamaica To Increase Shipment Of Mangoes To USA & Other Countries

Foodies   | Floyd Green, Jamaica’s Minister of Agriculture, recently announced the government’s plans to establish several mango orchards on the island to take advantage of the high demand in the United States for Jamaican mangoes. According to Green, the project will be undertaken in par... Read more

City Of Hamilton Is Seeking New Food Concession Vendors

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - In an effort to enhance the vibrancy of the City and to continue to cater to the working public, the City of Hamilton is seeking new food concession vendors for several City parks and other areas. Interested vendors may obtain the RFP document by emailing events... Read more

Alfresco Festival Fort Dinner Serves Up Health & Safety Message

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda — A signature dinner staged atop the panoramic ramparts of Fort St Catherine proved a successful highlight of this week’s Alfresco Dining Festival and underscored Bermuda’s ability to hold events in line with current health and safety protocols. 'Dinner in W... Read more

De Blasio: NYC To Extend Popular Outdoor Dining Program Permanently

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New York Daily News: MANHATTAN, NY - The city’s COVID-era outdoor dining initiative, which allows restaurants to use sidewalk and street space to serve customers, will become permanent, Mayor de Blasio announced Friday. “We will make the Open Restaurants initiative, permanent — an... Read more

SPOT Restaurant Up For Sale By Owner

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Established in 1941 on Burnaby Street in the City of Hamilton, after 75 years of "goodwill with local trade", the popular Spot Restaurant Limited is up for sale. The asking price is not listed in the ad published in today's daily, but for further information there is an email address and telephon... Read more

Bermuda Alfresco Dining Festival Launches Today At Three Dozen Restaurants

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Bermuda's first Alfresco Dining Festival kicks off today at three dozen local restaurants island wide. According to the Bermuda Tourism Authority (BTA) the event includes "two spectacular open-air events playing up Bermuda's desirable fall temperatures". The 10-day festival runs through to Sep... Read more

BTA: Bermuda Alfresco Dining Festival Kick-Off Event Postponed

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - Due to Hurricane Paulette, Dinner-in-White, the kick-off event for the Bermuda Alfresco Dining Festival has been rescheduled from September 17 to September 24.  While it’s expected the Fort St. Catherine venue will be ready in time for the original date, sour... Read more