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ISABEL BINAMIRA FOR THE HOYA
Epicurean has become a popular hub for late-night socializing on the weekends since it extended its hours in May 2013, but it still draws low numbers of customers on weeknights.

Late-Night Epicurean Breaks Even

Epicurean and Company has begun to break even in its venture to remain open 24 hours a day, six days a week, during the academic year. Although the restaurant still has not made a profit since round-the-clock hours were implemented in September 2013, it has begun to attract a larger[Read More…]

by October 3, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Epicurean Owner Denies Allegations of Abuse

Epicurean and Company owner Chang Wook Chon has pledged to uphold the university’s Just Employment Policy but has not agreed to change his business practices in response to a petition delivered by student representatives Nov. 11 protesting the treatment of his employees. “It’s not something I have to change because[Read More…]

by December 6, 2013 0 comments News
GADEA: Epicurean Owner Tasteless

GADEA: Epicurean Owner Tasteless

With loud cries of war around the world, it can be easy to miss the quieter signs of social injustice close to home. However, these indecencies must be paid heed, as they affect us in a direct — albeit less headline-worthy — way. One such wrong is the abuse of[Read More…]

by September 6, 2013 0 comments Opinion

Epicurean Owner Pleads Guilty in Criminal Case

Epicurean and Co. proprietor Chang Wook Chon pled guilty to the charge of criminal contempt for violating a court order issued during a civil lawsuit in a status hearing March 7. According to the U.S. Attorney’s Office spokesperson Bill Miller, the charge carries a maximum of one year in prison, a potential[Read More…]

by March 13, 2013 0 comments News

Epicurean Criminal Case Advances

In the latest development of the criminal case against Epicurean and Co. proprietor Chang Wook Chon, a status hearing will be held March 7, as was decided in Tuesday’s hearing. Chon pled not guilty in November to the charge of criminal contempt for violating a court order issued during a[Read More…]

by February 22, 2013 0 comments City News, News

Epicurean Owner Facing Criminal Charges

The U.S. Attorney’s Office will prosecute the owner of Epicurean and Co., Chang Wook Chon, for violating a court order that was issued during a civil lawsuit which began in 2010. The U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia requested the attorney’s office to prosecute alleged criminal contempt by Chon earlier this month.[Read More…]

by October 31, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

Employees File Suit Against Epicurean and Co

Three former employees of Epicurean and Company are suing their employer for violating the Fair Labor Standards Act. Kimberly Jandrain, an attorney for Epicurean, said her client denies the allegations and plans to contest the charges. The three plaintiffs filed a civil case July 30 against Vigor Restaurant, LLC, RC CT[Read More…]

by July 31, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News