Butch Johnson

  • Blogs

    September 3, 2013

    Owner Butch Johnson and Original Chef Wayne Alcaide of 32 East Opening New Concept in Pompano Beach

    They say imitation is the highest form of flattery. If that's the case, the city of Delray Beach certainly has something to blush about; many rundown and forgotten parts of town in Broward and Palm Beach counties are trying to copy the efforts of its Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA). Oakland Pa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2013

    Chef Julien Greaves Leaves Tryst for Idaho

    South Florida is full of transplants. There are so many northern migrants that it's almost a shock to find out someone was actually born here. It's not surprising, really. Mild winters, awesome sunshine, and a relatively laid-back vibe make it hard to leave, whether you're one of the ten or so born ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2009

    Our Five Favorite New Restaurants of 2009

    ‚ÄčThis week in Dish we walk down memory lane and revisit the crazy year that was 2009. Our year-end wrap up answers the following: What notable newcomers made their way onto South Florida's eager palates? What restaurants fell victim to the stagnant economy? In 2009, restaurateurs turned to trends ... More >>

  • Dining

    May 21, 2009

    Hoppin' Glad

    Tryst turns this snarky wine snob into a baby beer buff.

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2009

    Tryst and Shout: 99 Bottles of Craft Beer on the Wall

    We had a marvelous experience at Tryst, the new Gastropub on Atlantic Avenue in Delray Beach, last Friday. The place comes out of the combined inspiration of Delray restaurateurs Rodney Mayo, Scott Frielich, Dave Robinson, and Butch Johnson. They've come up with an extensive list of craft beers fro ... More >>