Fine dining during COVID-19 at Delmanor communities

By Chef Divakar Raju As we approach our third full “season” of COVID-19, it’s not just the infection that is impacting our population, it’s also anxiety, stress, isolation, and depression. In addition to being at higher risk of complications from the illness than other segments of the population, older adults are also vulnerable to the […]

The Fix is In: You don’t need to re-invent your patio to get the most out of dining outdoors

By Chris Hannah In Canada, patio season is very much a moving target. We are all anxious to embrace it and always want to be ready to take advantage when the good weather hits. Being ready means thinking about ever part of the patio and how to maximize the impact of each element without breaking […]

Cintas offers outdoor dining checklist to help restaurants get ready for summer

Checklist helps restaurants prepare for patio and rooftop season Press release Now that temperatures are on the rise, restaurants have opened their patio and rooftop areas, attracting customers eager for a fun dining experience. To help restaurants get ready for increased summer traffic, Cintas Corporation shares eight tips that will help restaurants gain a raving patio and […]

B.C. cuts red tape for patios

Press release British Columbia has announced changes that will allow businesses with only outdoor patio seating to apply to offer liquor service, a move that will create new opportunities for small businesses and support increased consumer choice. Previously, patios could only be licensed to serve liquor if they were attached to an indoor venue which held […]