Quick Bites: Shuffling Ownership, Cocktails and More
Steve Cook and Michael Solomonov are selling Xochitl. Friends Peter Leontaras and Demetri Pappas are buying the Mexican bar. This isn’t the first time the Cook+Solo have done something like this. They previously sold Marigold Kitchen to new operators. [The Insider]
The Corner has remade its cocktail list for the summer with some guidance from Chef John Taus. [Grub Street]
The National Park Service is putting City Tavern’s lease up for bids. Current operator Walter Staib says he has no plans on leaving. [KYW News Radio]
Yesterday we told you about two restaurants that received their liquor licenses. Add Gemelli on Main to that list as the Manayunk restaurant is also now serving a full liquor list.