Dining

Windy's Sukiyaki offers large variety of sushi rolls

Amy Nicholson Monday, January 7, 2013 In 1974, Steven Farnsworth opened Windy's Sukiyaki in Ogden with Don and Windy Andersen and their daughter Rhonda, who was married to Farnsworth at that time.In 1981, Farnsworth bought out the... more

Authentic Thai cuisine served at Pad Thai

Amy Nicholson Monday, December 31, 2012 In 2007, brother and sister Ap Wong and Tawn Wongsathan, opened Pad Thai in Layton with the philosophy that fresh is best."We do everything we can from scratch," Wongsathan said.Because they make... more

Chili Verde a favorite at Manuel's El Burrito

Amy Nicholson Wednesday, December 26, 2012 In 1976, Manuel Gallegos Sr. and his brother-in-law George Garcia opened Clearfield's first Mexican restaurant, Manuel's El Burrito. After developing the menu with many of his own recipes, Garcia... more

Welcome to Moon Dog's Cafe

Amy Nicholson Monday, December 17, 2012 Steve “Moon” Mullin, owner of Moon Dog’s Café & BBQ, has created a space that is as eclectic as his menu. The décor includes a palette of warm colors, a display of old coffeepots, and what Mullin... more

Inn serves up homestyle cooking

Amy Nicholson Monday, December 10, 2012 Danise Farrar had been working for the Internal Revenue Service for 26 years, and her friend Steve Monroe had been in the restaurant business for about the same amount of time. In October, the two... more

Jade Buffet features a sushi bar

Amy Nicholson Monday, December 3, 2012 Last December, Weng Ping opened Jade Buffet, after months of remodeling the location that sits near the Five Points intersection in Ogden. The interior includes comfortable booths, large pieces of... more

Now serving: A Good Life

Amy Nicholson Monday, November 26, 2012 Gloria Bartlett and Gary Greenwood were considering opening a restaurant where they lived in North Carolina. They wanted to include healthy sandwiches, homemade soups, organic smoothies and a juice... more

Daddy D's: Home of the 'Hot Mess'

Amy Nicholson Monday, November 19, 2012 Farr West residents Kurt Dandoy and Christina Cassy, owners of Daddy D's Burger & Grill in Harrisville and Sunset, asked themselves, "Since people get excited about going to the fair for the food... more

Ligori's: A flair for Italian

Amy Nicholson Monday, November 12, 2012 In 1991, business partners Ted Ligori and husband and wife Mike and Lucy Morrelli opened their first Ligori's Pizza & Pasta near McKay-Dee Hospital on Harrison Boulevard in Ogden.Eight years... more

Preserving integrity of pizza

Amy Nicholson Monday, November 5, 2012 Seven years ago, business partners Michael Brooks of Bountiful and brothers Brad and Tim Otton of Pasadena, Calif., opened the first Settebello Pizzeria Napoletana in Las Vegas. Michael Brooks'... more