As for whether it’s a good or bad idea to have indoor dining, or outdoor drinking areas ... what can I say? Frankly, it’s out of my hands at this point.
The Druids used to mark such events by doing arcane things at Stonehenge on Salisbury Plain. Around here, one settles for eating light lunches under umbrellas.
“As we move forward in reopening, I think it is important for people to understand the changes and culture shock some restaurants are faced with.”
When it comes to local dining spots, what you see is what you get for the foreseeable future.
When it comes to keeping restaurant employees safe and paid over the long term, Texas may have answers
“Even when we go back to work we’re not going to be back to work. I’m not going to have 35 hours at the bar right away, and people can’t sit at the bar.”
Most of them seem to be well-known spots, household names that tend to be mentioned often in the media and at times in “best-of” lists.
It may surprise some that those who argue against restaurants and bars possibly opening in June include a number of folks who are actually in the restaurant industry, but concerns abound.
And while nearly every cook, server, busser, host, and bartender is out of a job right now, thanks to these initiatives, many can still count on family meals.
"If this week goes smoothly, we’ll try to double it again for the following week, and move away from just Beth Israel and send another team to MGH or another hospital."