Dawnland / Prius Hazards Blinking / Red Sky at Morning, Personalized History Tour Conductors Take Warning — November 27, 2022

A psychic medium who dined at the restaurant claimed she had observed the spirit of Mayor Roger Sherman in the upstairs coat room: sitting on a chair, beside the replica of his life-size portrait. While conducting a personalized history tour with Yale students, I shared another observation from the same psychic medium: "The portal to the spirit world is the mirror in the Sherman Room, and the doorway is open."

Saved by the Black Napkin — July 9 and 12, 2022

ULC Logbook, Saturday, July 9th, 2022: We started with 122 covers (79 inside, 43 outside — the total does not include the 40 guests from the Ballroom party). Twelve parties cancelled, for a total of 29 covers. We were joined by the following walk-in parties: 4 at 5:40PM (a couple who is getting married at… Continue reading Saved by the Black Napkin — July 9 and 12, 2022

Closing Procedures for the Patio — June 19 – 20, 2022

Breaking down the patio:  The server station should be completely emptied, as any items left outside may be exposed to dust / unsanitary conditions. The following get brought back inside the restaurant: Point-of-Sale (POS) terminal. POS printer. iPad. Cordless phone. Wine books. Tall drink menus. Check presenters. Tablecloths. Roll-ups. To-go supplies. Miscellaneous. Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday,… Continue reading Closing Procedures for the Patio — June 19 – 20, 2022