More discouraging words from the culinary front.
Josh Oakley, the talented chef who made the Smiling Bison one of the better restaurants in Central Florida
, has decided to sell his stake in the restaurant to business partner Ron Thomas.
Oakley says creative differences led to his departure, but that he's exploring a handful of opportunities both big and small.
But first, he'll be taking some much-needed time off.
"Right now, I'm going to North Carolina with my dog and not coming back for a couple of weeks."
We'll tell you all about Oakley's next venture(s), but one thing's certain — he'll be sticking around in Sanford.So many restaurants, so little time.
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