LOCAL TEEN WITH CANCER INSPIRES ‘WICHITA HUMMUS DAY’

A local restaurant owner has created its own holiday — Wichita Hummus Day — with charity in mind.

A local restaurant owner has created its own holiday — Wichita Hummus Day — with charity in mind.

Meddys restaurants in Wichita are giving away free hummus on Saturday, September 23, in hopes that customers will donate to help a young girl who has leukemia and others like her.

MEDDYS IN DOWNTOWN WICHITA SCHEDULED FOR FALL 2018 OPENING

While its opening has been pushed back a little, dirt work has started at the site of the new Meddys restaurant in downtown Wichita.

Businessman Alex Harb — who also owns Ribbit Computers — tells the WBJ that his planned new eatery near Douglas and Washington is on target to open in September.

WICHITA’S BEST HUMMUS: THE VERDICT IS IN

A blind taste test for the best hummus in Wichita leaves Meddys #1

(Originally from Wichita Business Journal)

Review:

It was a blind taste test. We went to the restaurants and bought fresh hummus, brought it back and numbered the containers.

NATION OF IMMIGRANTS: HOW A LEBANESE RESTAURANT CHAIN WAS BORN IN KANSAS

Alex Harb, the owner of Meddys in Wichita, has his eyes set on rolling out fast-casual Lebanese cuisine across the nation.

(Originally from Vice / Munchies)

Most, if not all, of the dozen immigrant-owned restaurants I’ve visited in the middle of the United States, were surviving day-to-day or hour-to-hour, often taking losses, gambling on a dream, gambling that their people would hold them down.