The Park Restaurant Blog

September 22, 2017

Handy Man Economics

I have written before about our extraordinary dishwash/prep/janitor/cook duo of brothers who keep the restaurant running on their broad able shoulders. We have another gentleman by the appropriate name of Angel who also contributes mightily…


September 15, 2017

An Honest To Goodness Parable

I was watching a documentary about a musician the other day and he told a parable that resonated with me. The story is about a gold miner who set up his mine and dug and…


September 8, 2017

What’s The Difference?

Before I can write a cookbook I need to identify the purpose behind it. The world does not need another cookbook. I was talking recently with some friends who work as advocates for military veterans…


September 1, 2017

The Park Cookbook

Greetings joshua Dress Hall is coming this Saturday night! It promises to be an epic adventure and those of us who know the inside scoop are very excited. I’ve been thinking about doing a cookbook…


August 25, 2017

Just The Tasty Facts

A few announcements: Saturday September 2nd is the next Dress Hall. Don’t say I didn’t warn you: make reservations early. Saturday September 9th is the next cooking competition. Three talented cooks going head to head,…


August 18, 2017

Cooperation Within Capitalism

I watched The Founder last week and it led me to thinking about competition vs. cooperation when it comes to business; more specifically the restaurant business. Ray Kroc, the man who is credited with establishing…


August 11, 2017

The Unicorn Sandwich

Greetings joshua Thank you to everyone who came in to try the pastrami dog sandwich this week. Sold em out. Those customers who took advantage of the special will be happy to know, objectively speaking,…


July 28, 2017

Yes, Master

Greetings joshua I just finished skimming a book I already read a few years back called Mastery. It’s about mastery. I’ll save you the trouble of reading it and give you the basic premise. Mastery…


July 21, 2017

In the land of the blind

Greetings joshua We are closed Saturday night for the Top Of The Line Cooking Competition. We still have a few tickets left for Saturday night’s cooking competition if you’re looking for a true culinary adventure…


July 18, 2017

Top Of The Line Cooking Competition

Greetings joshua Let’s talk about the cooking competition coming up Saturday, July 22nd, shall we? This will be the fourth out of six first round battles before we move into the semi-finals. There have been…

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