Salem space eating places opening: Pasta Boss, Hen Shanti
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Pasta Boss, the customizable pasta restaurant, is now open in Salem.
The fast-casual restaurant idea was dropped at life by co-owners and mates Jared Baumgartner and Kevin Ziebart.
The 2 didn’t anticipate delays in allow approvals, gear set up, and so forth., since that is their first challenge. Baumgartner mentioned that they had hoped to open the restaurant in the summertime, however ultimately now could be the proper season for consolation meals.
Pasta Boss was made for folks to “be their very own pasta boss,” Baumgartner mentioned. At Pasta Boss, you may select from over 30 toppings so as to add to your pasta.
Pasta choices embody spaghetti, fettuccine, gluten-free pasta, and spaghetti. Costs are based mostly on the scale of the noodle bowl, ranging from Trainee/Youngsters, Supervisor/Medium, Supervisor/Senior, and Company/Household. There are 4 sauces: cheese, spaghetti with meat, Alfredo and basil pesto. Drinks and sides are an extra value.
The restaurant gives take-out and take-out orders. Baumgartner mentioned they plan so as to add on-line ordering, third-party supply providers and catering after they turn into extra established.
“It is emotional and thrilling to be open,” Baumgartner mentioned. “This was only a dream at first and now we’re right here.”
For extra about Pasta Boss, go to the web site, Pastaboss.com, and the Fb and Instagram web page @pasta.boss.
hours: 11am – 9pm Sunday to Thursday, 11am – 10pm Friday and Saturday
Title: 2927 Broadway Ave., Suite NE 180, Salem
Lou’s Kitchen is now positioned within the former Glockenspiel restaurant house in Angel Mountain. The restaurant began on the backside of the constructing on Charles Avenue, however outgrew its house and moved in April, mentioned co-owner Scott Stockley. He runs the restaurant together with his spouse, Christy Stockley.
The small café and sandwich store began with a makeshift kitchen, however now features a full kitchen and eating room. It is usually a household operation with the couple’s kids working in the back and front of the home as nicely.
A part of the significance of getting a bigger kitchen was having the ability to convey again the dishes that Christy’s mother and father’ German restaurant Angel’s Desk served when it was open from 1976 to 1989. Objects included the Angel burger, farmers breakfast and specialty pancakes, which had been skinny in comparison with the normal skinny pancakes.
The restaurant’s identify is a tribute to Christy’s mother and father, Lou and Elna Beneke. The brand can also be a top level view of her father. Patrons can see household images to the left of the door within the restaurant.
The restaurant gives breakfast, lunch and dinner service. Home made soups, salads and sandwiches are nonetheless out there, in addition to bigger objects. You may as well discover nightly dinner specials like clam chowder on Fridays and prime rib dishes on Saturdays. A cocktail menu may even be supplied for the autumn and winter seasons.
The inside design of the restaurant has modified, with extra cozy dwelling decor items nestled among the many wood furnishings. Flyers for native occasions are pinned to poles close to the doorway, and native magazines, enterprise playing cards and extra flyers are positioned all through the entrance ready space.
The restaurant has additionally designed merchandise together with baseball caps, t-shirts and embroidered hoodies which can be out there out entrance for buy.
Stockley mentioned he appreciated the nice and cozy reception and encouragement the neighborhood supplied, particularly throughout Oktoberfest.
He mentioned they hope to have extra night actions together with a paint night time.
hours: 11am – 8pm Wednesday to Friday; 8am – 8pm Saturday and Sunday
Title: 190 E. Charles St., Mount Angel
Looney’s lunch cart
Lonney’s Lunch Wagon in Independence closed on the finish of September. The cart served dishes of Hawaiian meals throughout the road from Parallel 45 Brewery.
Proprietor Leon Abreu posted on the meals truck’s social media pages that he was returning to Maui.
The Hen Shanty opened its first location in Salem on October 19 with a grand opening.
The hen wing franchise restaurant has places throughout the state together with Corvallis, Bend, and Medford. Out-of-state places embody Boise, Idaho, and Minden, Nevada. The restaurant chain started in Medford.
Hen Shanti says its chickens comply with all plant-based diets, are cage-free, and will not be given antibiotics, hormones or steroids.
The restaurant is understood for its fried hen wings, a lot of sauces, and fried hen meals together with wraps and sandwiches.
For extra details about Hen Shanty, go to thechickenshanty.com and the Fb and Instagram web page @thechickenshanty.
hours: 11am – 11pm every day
Title: 1253 twenty third Avenue SE, Salem
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