Mediavore: Food Fight in Lincoln Park

• Two men were arrested for throwing burritos at employees of a Lincoln Park taco stand after they won an arcade game and realized there was no cash prize. [S-T]

• Big chain restaurants oppose efforts by Congress to mandate posting calorie information nationwide, and instead propose to display nutritional information “in plain sight” but not necessarily on the menu. [Tribune]

• After 22 years of being open only from April to October, famed Spanish restaurant El Bulli will switch to a June-December schedule this year. [EaterNY]

• Most chain restaurants are faring poorly in the recession, but PF Chang’s is thriving. [Slate]

• Gordon Ramsay’s alleged mistress appeared on the Hell’s Kitchen season finale. [EMD]


Mediavore: Food Fight in Lincoln Park