Mellow Mushroom is known for more than its pizza and hoagies. Beer buyer Greg Kane makes a point to stock more than 30 beers, including as many local brews as possible. Photo: Elli Williams

Where do national chains fit in with the local beer scene?

If you put any thought at all into the food and drink you consume, chances are you think “chain restaurants” are about as good for your body as a Paula Deen cookbook. But times they are a chain-gin’. Even dollar-hungry national restaurant groups have begun to recognize that consumers appreciate well-made products. For craft beer […]