There is a lot of drama going on in NYC and it all seems to revolve around a guy named Peter Guimaraes. Just like the Peter we have in Atlanta, this Peter also desperately craves an apple of his own and also has several closed restaurants in his past. I believe we first met Peter when he was supposedly going into business with Ramona Singer. They were in a bar called AOA Bar & Grill and the story goes that Ramona is a partner/investor in the restaurant. I know of at least two other restaurants of Peter’s who have gone belly up. Dolce a restaurant in Connecticut where Peter is from, and Bice New York, a high end Italian place in NYC. I think Bice may have still been open when Ramona jumped in.
Ramona was supposedly dating Peter as well as being his business partner. I understand that she is no longer involved with the restaurant or with Peter. Continue reading