The Baowry Blog

You may know us as that cute little food cart in front of that scary looking crackhouse on Ivanhoe and Charleston that serves really tasty food. Last week we got some awesome news. We've been given the opportunity to transform that scary crackhouse into our restaurant. While we'll still be using the cart as our kitchen our plan is to use the house as an indoor seating area, expand our menu and serve beer, wine and fun champagne cocktails. In this blog we'll chronicling the construction and progress by posting photos, stories and video about the construction.

Jun 4

This weekend we tackled the basement, dismantling some shelving, scraping all the laminate off the floor and cleaning up the solid mold and bones.  Haven’t cleared all the four loko cans out of the fireplace yet but there’s only so much grossness you can deal with in one day.  Another great discovery was a clumsily erotic zine written by the previous tenant.  The style was a little bit like Johnathan Safran Foer meets somebody with no talent.  Now that it’s totally cleaned out we’ll be putting in some trusty ikea flooring to brighten up the place