• James Beard Award Winner Karen Akunowicz to Open Her Own Restaurant

    4 monthes ago - By Boston Restaurant

    By Marc Hurwitz
    A local chef who is a recent James Beard award winner is going to be opening her very own restaurant.
    Boston Magazine is reporting that Karen Akunowicz of Myers + Chang in Boston's South End is leaving the Washington Street dining spot June 30 to open a new restaurant, with the Executive Chef and partner of Joanne Chang and Christopher Myers' eatery saying that "The timing just coincided" with her receiving Best Chef: Northeast last month and that "This is a culmination, for me, of 21 years in the industry." Neither a location nor a name has been mentioned as of yet, as...
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