Archives: oysters

Empress gets a new owner, Metro Grill owner gets sued, and VA’s largest indoor beer fest

After closing in July, the Empress has a new owner who plans to re-open the restaurant early next year, two people file suit against a well-known restaurant, and this Saturday RVA will host the Commonwealth’s largest indoor beer fest.

Church Hill couple working to resurrect Anderson’s Neck oyster grounds

Church Hill neighbors Laura and Michael Hild have been working to conserve an undeveloped colonial plantation on the York River and are attempting to bring the once famous Anderson’s Neck oyster grounds back to life.

Three business lessons I learned from Rappahannock River Oysters

I went out to Topping, Virginia to check out the Rappahannock River Oysters farm, learn about their new RVA restaurant, and STEAL ALL OF THEIR SECRETS.

New dessert digs for a local staple, oysters galore, a new city Heritage

Lovers of oysters will soon be able to indulge in the delicacy, a new dessert spot will bring sweet joy to your taste buds, and a local coffee shop will get not one, but TWO patios.