Local restaurateur Matty O'Reilly has developed a reputation as something of a turnaround artist. His first project, seven years back, transformed the former Bean and Wine space in Excelsior into the 318 Cafe. O'Reilly upgraded the food offerings, switched from counter to table service, and cultivated a group of performers who turned the 318 into one of the west metro's best live music venues. Locally, the 318 was a pioneer of the Coffee Shop with Benefits model that has helped independent operators compete with the... More >>>