Carol Deptolla, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Carol Deptolla

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Milwaukee, WI, United States

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Recent articles by Carol:

Flour Girl & Flame will open a restaurant for its wood-fired pizzas in West Allis

The National Avenue restaurant would also have appetizers and sell breads, and will use green space next door to grow produce and provide seating. → Read More

Triciclo Peru and India Palace open second locations in Milwaukee

The Peruvian restaurant is in Crossroads Collective food hall on the east side; the Indian Palace is open for weekday lunch on Wells Street downtown. → Read More

With Wisconsin's COVID-19 cases high, some bars and restaurants put themselves on lockdown

Struck by the risk of spreading COVID-19 and the uncertainly of sales, some area bars and restaurants have decided to close or go carryout only during the pandemic. → Read More

Immy's African Cuisine is open for takeout on Milwaukee's northwest side

The owner, originally from Uganda, cooked for festivals, farmers markets and catered events. Now she also serves takeout Wednesday to Sunday. → Read More

View MKE restaurant in Brewers Hill closes for the winter

The restaurant, 1818 N. Hubbard St., signaled its intent to reopen in spring. → Read More

The 2020 Holiday Folk Fair is going online to bring the world to Milwaukee

Viewers can watch cooks, musicians, dancers and artists at their convenience, with a daily program posted Nov. 20, 21 and 22. → Read More

HoneyPie, gearing up to move, is open through Sunday at its current Bay View location

The restaurant will be closed some weeks while it moves in to its new home at 2569 S. Kinnickinnic Ave., only two blocks away. → Read More

Crossroads Collective food hall will donate half of weekend sales to Hooligan's staff

Food sales on Nov. 21 and 22 will help the food hall's neighbor, which was struck by fire. → Read More

A connection brings Chicago's Michelin 3-star chef Curtis Duffy to Milwaukee for Thanksgiving to go

Curbside pickup of Chef Curtis Duffy's heat-at-home meals and sides will be at Hotel Madrid in Walker's Point. → Read More

Now with barbecue sandwiches: Milwaukee's Iron Grate expands its menu

The smoked meats and sides restaurant added sandwiches to the menu as it expands advance ordering and delivery area. → Read More

Oggie's restaurant reopens at Hotel Metro downtown with small plates and sandwiches

Food and drinks are served in the lounge at the restaurant Tuesdays through Saturdays. → Read More

Dumplings by the thousands at Phat Dumpling, a new Milwaukee pop-up restaurant for takeout

Early orders start at noon Nov. 7 for the next monthly pickup on Nov. 14 and 15. It's expected to sell out. → Read More

Milwaukee restaurants can keep streetside seating through March 15

They must apply for the Active Streets extension through the Department of Public Works, but there is no fee. → Read More

Winter farmers markets will be back Nov. 7 in Milwaukee and Oconomowoc

Precautions because of the pandemic include the Milwaukee market hosting half its vendors on alternating weeks to allow for distancing. → Read More

Some Milwaukee restaurants will close or open late on Election Day so staff can vote

Closing, opening early or offering limited services are among the Election Day approaches taken by some Milwaukee-area restaurants so workers can vote. → Read More

Bartolotta Restaurants will reopen Bacchus in downtown Milwaukee on Nov. 11

The restaurant, closed since the state lockdown in spring, will have two fixed-price menus for diners. → Read More

Thanksgiving 2020: Milwaukee restaurants that will be open or are offering takeout

Many are doing Thanksgiving for the first time, mainly offering heat-and-eat dinners with early pickup. → Read More

The World Championship Cheese Contest is postponed until 2022 because of COVID-19

The 2021 event was to be held in Milwaukee in March. It will take place in 2022 in Madison instead. → Read More

The 2020 'We Energies Cookie Book,' with recipes from professional bakers, debuts Nov. 4

The Milwaukee distribution at Miller Park will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 14. → Read More

Milwaukee-area restaurants handing out snacks near polling places during early voting as part of national Chefs for the Polls project

The World Central Kitchen initiative aims to feed anyone hungry near the polls and support restaurants, hurting during the pandemic and recession. → Read More