Bamboo Wing Restaurant is All Green

March 29, 2012 / No Comments

In case you have Vietnam on your vacation plans, try to visit this wonderful creative restaurant made mainly with bamboo. The bamboo restaurant has been erected in the city of Hanoi, and it looks akin to a half-moon encircled by water. This one is the latest creation from Vietnamese bamboo masters Vo Trong Nghia. The restaurant cum events centre is one ...

The Grey Plume is the Greenest Restaurant in America

December 21, 2010 / No Comments

The greenest restaurant in America has come up in Omaha. Christened the Grey Plume, the new green restaurant in the Midtown Crossing Development in downtown Omaha, Nebraska, has already grabbed headlines for recycling and waste reduction.

Diamond Lil Restaurant Roams Around, Stays Green

March 8, 2010 / No Comments

The Diamond Lil is a restaurant that comes to you rather than having you going to the restaurant. Created by restaurateur Kai Schoenhals, the restaurant is a 1957 GMC Greyhound bus that was salvaged and its fate turned around from rotting to becoming an eatery on wheels. Schoenhals, along with his partner Daniel Isberg thought that a little inspiration from ...

Philadelphia Has Other Green Things Besides the Eagles

October 12, 2009 / No Comments

I was born in Philadelphia and grew up eating those great Philly Cheese Steaks from Pat’s and the second best in the world from a little hole-in-the-wall sandwich shop around the corner from where I lived.  There were vegetarians back in the 50’s and 60’s, but they mainly stayed away from the steak shops, or more commonly, broke their vow ...

New York’s Del Posto Restaurant Says NO to Bottled Water

June 18, 2009 / 1 Comment

Del Posto, the famous Italian restaurant in New York, has joined the line-up of several restaurants in the city of San Francisco and the state of New York that are steering clear of bottled water. At the Del Posto, which is backed by such restauranteer celebrities as Mario Batali and Joseph Bastianich, diners can share an entree of wild branzino fish ...

Yellow Treehouse Restaurant is Really Up There, in the Tree

November 24, 2008 / 6 Comments

The Yellow Pages approached Pacific Environments Architects Ltd. Of New Zealand to construct a magical treehouse that brought all those fairy tales alive and the architects made a splendid effort in giving the company what they wanted: a Yellow Treehouse Restaurant. Yellow Pages wanted to build the treehouse in order to promote its own business ventures and what has come out ...