Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Durham's Magnolia Grill closing

Ben and Karen Barker will close their Durham landmark restaurant Magnolia Grill at the end of May, reports the Raleigh News & Observer here. "We have co-workers we’ve been around more than our sons - it’s time for that to change," the much-decorated cooking couple said in an email. Raleigh food writer Andrea Weigl wrote about their influence here.