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EaterWire: Burger Joint Sets Date, Irvine Canned

CHINA BASIN—Just in time for baseball season, the King Street outpost of Burger Joint is ready to open, almost directly across from the ballpark at 242 King. The (bright) restaurant, originally slated for last summer, has had its fair share of delays, but now sources say that it should be open by Monday/Tuesday of next week. [EaterWire, previously]

TELEVISION WORLD—To anyone who has been following the saga of Robert Irvine, it should come as no surprise that the lying non-knight has finally been officially dumped from the Food Network. Via TMZ: "After it was discovered that Robert lied about his credentials ... Food Network honchos investigated the situation and today released a statement saying they 'have not renewed Robert's contract for future seasons' and 'will be looking for a replacement host.'" [TMZ]

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