How does a hole in the wall like Cosmic Cantina thrive?

In high school I obsessed over finding hole-in-the-wall restaurants in Chapel Hill – Joe’s Joint, Caffe Driade, this one cupcake shop that used to sit behind the building Kipos now occupies. Thinking back on it, though, I never magically stumbled upon these places (as much as I’d like to say I did). Someone always referred […]

The Root Cellar: A new brand rooted in an old mission

For whatever reason, one of my strongest memories as a child is the interior of what used to be Foster’s Market. Its tall yellow walls are forever ingrained into my mind and along with them, the name Foster’s Market. Although the cafe rebranded in 2014 under the name The Root Cellar Cafe & Catering, I […]