May 8, 2014

Allergy warnings eyed at restaurants

The Consumer Affairs Agency has set up a panel on how to warn restaurant customers about ingredients that might cause allergies — a field not covered by current labeling regulations. As it stands, children with allergies cannot go to fast food restaurants with friends ...

U.S. toilet restaurant borrows from Taiwan, rides publicity wave

Oct 22, 2013

U.S. toilet restaurant borrows from Taiwan, rides publicity wave

A restaurant billed as America’s first toilet-themed eatery has just opened in a Los Angeles suburb — and is packing in diners after a wave of free publicity. The Magic Restroom Cafe, where customers sit on ceramic bathroom bowls and eat from toilet-shaped tableware, ...