By Sara Sybert - OCTOBER 30, 2023

Familial Influences

Chef Anthony Sitek brings his Italian Roots to Rosie’s Italian downtownIf there’s one thing Chef Anthony Sitek knows, it’s crafted multicultural dishes from scratch. Sitek, a Cincinnati transplant, has a knack for creating an eclectic menu of dishes that feel like home. One restaurant of his that’s captured hearts in the Queen City is Rosie’s Italian.
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By Braden White - Nov. 10, 2023

These 10 Restaurants Are Doing all the Thanksgiving Cooking this year

No need to worry about your cooking skills (or the clean up) this year—several local restaurants are offering dine-in and carry-out Thanksgiving meals. Here are our top picks to help keep everyone’s bellies full this Turkey Day.
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By Amanda - Baltazar Sep 15, 2023

10 Restaurant Design Mistakes to Avoid

Restaurants have one chance to make a great first impression. Small design errors can lead to a bad customer experience, no matter how stellar the food is.Here, experienced operators and designers share 10 common restaurant design mistakes.
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By CityBeat Staff Jun 9, 2023

The 27 Hottest New Restaurants in Greater Cincinnati

Over the last year, the Greater Cincinnati area welcomed a lot of new and exciting restaurant concepts to the local dining scene. From chains expanding to the Tri-State to newcomers with offerings ranging from eclectic American cuisine to authentic Cubanos and Italian dishes that remind you of home, here is just a sampling of the new restaurants that have recently opened.
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By Keith Pandolfi - April 11, 2023

3 years after pandemic closures, are restaurants back to business as usual?

It’s been more than three years since the Ohio Department of Health ordered bars and restaurants to close their doors to in-person dining as the COVID-19 pandemic ravaged the state... Read more
Cincinnati Enquirer
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By Amy Scalia - March 15, 2023

Female Founders: Haley Nutter-Sitek, Crown Restaurant Group

Some of the best ideas come from a night out with friends. That's how the concept for Crown Restaurant Group got started for Haley Nutter-Sitek.Today, Crown Restaurant Group (CRG) has five local restaurants under its umbrella
Cincinnati Refined
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By Katherine Barrier on Tue, Mar 14, 2023

Crown Restaurant Group Launches Campaign to Help Businesses After Social Media Shutdowns

CRG is collecting narratives from small businesses who were unexpectedly locked out of their social media accounts.
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Review: Rosie’s Italian Continues Crown Restaurant Group’s Thoughtful Restaurant Empire

CityBeat’s dining critic Pama Mitchell explores the menu of this revamped Italian kitchen.
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By Taylor Tobin - Dec 30, 2022

Do You Really Need To Skim Your Soup?

Experts Explain This Mysterious Step. Scum, froth — whatever you want to call it — do you really need to remove it?
The Huffington Post
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By Pama Mitchell - Thu, Dec 22, 2022

2022 Dining in Review: How Greater Cincinnati Restaurants Came Out on Top This Year

How Greater Cincinnati restaurants combatted rising costs, a workers shortage and more to find success in 2022
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By Andy Brownfield – Dec, 2022

Cincinnati saw a staggering number of new restaurants open in 2022: here's who they are

Despite continuing pressures facing the restaurant industry, from persistent staffing issues to rising costs of ingredients.
Cincinnati Business Courier
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By Molly Schramm - Dec 31, 2022

Top 9 new restaurants in the Tri-State in 2022

One thing the Tri-State offered in 2022 was an abundance of new restaurants, bars and businesses.
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By Katherine Barrier - Oct, 2022

Rosie's Italian in Downtown Cincinnati Debuts Makeover and New Menu

In September, Crown Restaurant Group reopened one of its downtown eateries after the former Rosie's Cocktails & Pies temporarily closed.
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Tips for Packing and Transporting Food for the Holidays, According to the Pros

Learn how to best pack and move casseroles, pies, and more.
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By Plate Staff - December 4 2022

What's the Best Investment You've Made at Your Restaurant(s)?

That’s an easy answer—it’s the people that we invest the most in. Everyone who works in our restaurants contributes to the success
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By Keith Pandolfi -October 18, 2022

3 new restaurants you should try ASAP

Whether you're into Italian American comfort food, Jamaican jerk chicken or even Grippo's potato chip-powdered wings, these three recently opened Cincinnati restaurants are worth the visit.
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By M. Leigh Hood -January 11, 2022

Rosie’S Cocktails & Pies is a Pop-Art Pizza Paradise

This downtown spot offers Jersey-style pizza, sandwiches, salads, gelato, and plenty of clever cocktails to wash it all down.
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Keith Pandolfi Dec. 21, 2021

The 9 best new restaurants of 2021 in Cincinnati

So here we go. My first “best new restaurants” list. My first attempt to call out the best of the best of the best. And let me tell you folks, it wasn’t easy.
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Rosie's Cocktails and Pies offers fresh take on pizzas

The Covid-19 pandemic delayed the opening of Rosie's Cocktails and Pies at Seventh and Sycamore streets, Downtown, but co-owner Haley Sitek said the pizzeria is ready to wow customers.
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By CityBeat Staff April 26, 2021

Inside Rosie's Cocktails & Pies, Cincinnati's New East Coast-Style Pizza Joint

From the team behind downtown's Crown Republic Gastropub and Over-the-Rhine's boutique steakh...
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Keith Pandolfi April 22, 2021

Trenton-style pizza joint opening Downtown. Well, what's that!?

Compared to every other kind of pizza, Trenton tomato pies are put together backwards.
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