Gelato case repair temporarily shuts down Yum

Jun. 21, 2014 @ 11:11 PM

Hillsborough’s Yum temporarily closes: Yum, the new crepe and gelato shop in Hillsborough, has closed temporarily.

The owners closed the shop June 7 to get their gelato case fixed. The owners were having issues with the temperature of the case, affecting the texture of the product.

They are working on replacing the equipment and are also looking to add to their menu. They plan to re-open at the end of June.

In addition to Yum, Mick and Kate Carroll also own Radius Pizzeria & Pub in Hillsborough. For information on Radius, go to the website The Yum website is still under construction at


B-Side Lounge in Carrboro: Venable Rotisserie Bistro’s Drew Moore is opening a bar called The B-Side Lounge in the former DSI Comedy space behind Venable in Carr Mill Mall in Carrboro.

The bar will share a kitchen with Venable, but will offer a different menu with a focus on small plates.

The lounge will be open for late-night fare, and will also be available for private parties and events.

Renovations are underway. The opening is targeted for late summer.


Food truck rodeo in Pittsboro: A food truck rodeo will be held Saturday in Pittsboro in a parking lot across from the Pittsboro Roadhouse.

The rodeo will be from 6 to 9 p.m. on Saturday. For information, go to the website


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