Fleetwood Grille chef to compete in national competition
A teen chef at the Fleetwood Grille will be competing in a national competition in Washington, D.C., according to a report from WFMZ 69 News. Kenneth Kline, who has been cooking at the restaurant for about nine months, competed in a Family Career and Community Leaders of America competition with two other teens, earning first place for Pennsylvania. The teen trio will compete in the national competition this July.
Tilted Kilt eyes late month opening
Tilted Kilt is now hiring as it plans for a late April opening of its Wyomissing location. In an April 1 Facebook post, the restaurant said its goal was to have 1,000 page likes before they “open the doors at the end of the month.” Tilted Kilt has also finished installing its exterior signs at the former Bensi Ristorante in the Shoppes at Wyomissing.
Work continues on Bistro 614
West Reading’s Bistro 614 is inching closer to its re-opening. According to recent Facebook posts, the restaurant has installed new kitchen equipment, painters have begun work on the interior, and “one hundred and thirty new napkins are washed, dried and folded.” Bistro 614 has been closed since late June when a fire destroyed the restaurant’s interior. No reopening date has been set yet.