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# restaurants - Thursday 26 May, 2011

Take 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Restaurants chief calls for end to "ridiculous 1940s" style Sunday pay premium

CEO of Irish Restaurants Association says Sunday premium paid to workers is crippling industry – while employees’ union and Joan Burton fear proposal to cut it will lead to hardship for low-earners.

Peckish? Feast your eyes on Ireland's top restaurants

Industry is “optimistic” about Irish gastronomy despite fact that on average, one restaurant a day closing down in Ireland.

# restaurants - Tuesday 26 April, 2011

Two weeks looking for a chef - and not one applicant

Dingle restaurant owner says shortage of skilled kitchen staff has reached crisis point in last few years – even as recession hits.

# restaurants - Wednesday 23 February, 2011

"When people are losing their jobs, they're not eating out"

Restaurateur Paul Flynn on what it’s really like trying to run one of the country’s top restaurants in an environment where people are losing their jobs and struggling to pay the mortgage.

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