The Daily Eastern News

Mi Casa Tu Casa restaurant to relocate

Logan Raschke, Editor-in-Chief

June 30, 2019

The Mi Casa Tu Casa Mexican restaurant is moving to a new location in Charleston. Owner Javier Carrillo said he plans to relocate the restaurant to 211 Lincoln Ave., right next to Chubby’s Pizza, in July. His goal is to have the new Mi Casa Tu Casa restaurant open sometime between July 8 and July...

Alexander Briggs extends hours, updates menu

Dara McGee, Contributing Writer

September 5, 2017

he restaurant Alexander Briggs, once known for its fancy fare, is now trying to become more ‘fun.’ David Gherardini, his father and two of his uncles brought in pounds of lumber in 1985 to build a restaurant dedicated to supplying people with “affordable and good food.” Gherardini’s son, Michae...

New Thai restaurant to take spot on Lincoln Avenue

A new Thai restaurant, Saim Thai Cuisine, is expected to open by the end of September, which is located where Planet Weiner used to be.

Roberto Hodge, Multicultural Editor

September 4, 2014

Charleston residents will be welcoming a new Thai restaurant into the community by the end of September. Siam Thai Cuisine, a family-operated restaurant owned by Paul and Lily Jisook, has moved into the vacant space left by Planet Weiner. Jisook said she and her husband moved their family restaurant...

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