East Student-Operated RYCE Restaurant – News Coverage


The grand opening of the new restaurant Rochester Youth Culinary Experience (RYCE) was held Tuesday, March 7, 2017 in Village Gate. The restaurant is completely run by students—and even a few recent graduates—from the culinary program at East High School, and features a fusion of Caribbean cuisine and soul food.
 
Local news coverage of RYCE includes:
 
WXXI-TV (March 27), Homework Hotline - RYCE: http://www.homeworkhotline.org/careers/ryce

WHEC-TV (March 26), Rochester In Focus - RYCE: http://www.whec.com/news/rochester-in-focus-march-26-2017/4434331/?cat=10882

Spectrum News/Time Warner Cable News (March 7), Grand Opening of Student-Operated Restaurant Stirs Up Success for City Youth: http://www.twcnews.com/nys/rochester/news/2017/03/8/grand-opening-student-operated-restaurant-stirs-success-story-city-youth.html
 
13WHAM-TV (March 7), Grand Opening for Restaurant Run by East HS Studentshttp://13wham.com/news/local/grand-opening-for-restaurant-run-by-east-hs-students
 
WHEC-TV (March 7), Grand Opening of Student-Run Restaurant in Rochester: http://www.whec.com/news/student-run-restaurant-opens-rochester/4418472/
 
WXXI-TV (March 7), Need to Know - RYCE Restaurant: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NtVfOZv6B54&feature=youtu.be
 
WROC-TV (March 7), Student-Run Restaurant Opens in Village Gate: http://www.rochesterfirst.com/news/local-news/student-run-restaurant-opens-in-village-gate/668229478
 
Democrat & Chronicle (March 2), Thumbs Up for the Opening of RYCE: 
http://www.democratandchronicle.com/story/opinion/2017/03/02/thumbs-thumbs/98664876/
 
13WHAM-TV (Feb. 27), New Rochester Restaurant Designed and Run by Students: http://13wham.com/news/local/new-rochester-restaurant-designed-and-run-by-students

Democrat & Chronicle (Feb. 27), Student-Run Eatery Serves Up Caribbean Fare in Village Gate: 
http://www.democratandchronicle.com/story/lifestyle/rocflavors/2017/02/27/rochester-city-school-district-students-open-restaurant/98325408/
 
City Newspaper (Feb. 22), Catching Up with RYCE:
 http://www.rochestercitynewspaper.com/rochester/catching-up-with-ryce/Content?oid=3028079
 
WHEC-TV (Feb. 3), Students Running New Restaurant in Village Gate:
 http://www.whec.com/news/village-gate-student-ran-restaurant/4390870/

Tags: East, RYCE