Katie Button

'Scared Of Losing Everything'

Apr 22, 2020
Evan Sung Photography

Asheville’s celebrity chef Katie Button describes the challenges and stark realities facing her industry and business since closing her renown restaurants Cúrate and Button & Co. Bagels on March 16.

By Katie Button as told to Sally Kestin, AVL Watchdog


As restaurants shutter their dining rooms, a few local chefs and business owners are devising new ways to support laid off line cooks, servers, and kitchen staff. 

Cass Herrington / BPR News

Local chefs and restaurant owners were the ones getting a free meal at Haywood Street Congregation today.