In this issue, we spotlight Ambition Bistro and the Jay Street Marketplace of Schenectady small businesses. The Mission of Taste of Schenectady® is to inspire people to support family owned and independent restaurants and gourmet food and lifestyle businesses—as well as our local community, and ALL of its people!
COVER STORY AMBITION BISTRO The Most Unknown Restaurant in Schenectady Celebrating 18 Years! BY FOOD & TRAVEL EDITOR DAVID LONG AND PHOTOGRAPHER PATRICK RAY Two guys one dream and a restaurant called Ambition. Co-owner Marc Renson says with arms wide open, “Welcome to my world, welcome to my ambition. Like attracts like and I like food, music and Hollywood...” “A gourmet who thinks of calories is like a tart who looks at her watch.” —JAMES BEARD 24 Taste of Schenectady® and Beyond • www.tasteofschenectady.com • Vol. 4 • No. 1
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