Corey Dane, Yelp’s manager of local outreach said of the event, “Yelp Community Managers in the US and Canada nominated local entrepreneurs and we wanted to meet these remarkable entrepreneurs.” Brooklyn community manager, Peter DeNat said of BeeHive Oven in his nomination, “they really knocked it of the park with the way they serve classic comfort food and treat their customers with incredible hospitality. They are one of the best places I’ve been in NYC, period d!” Says John Chadwell, co-owner of BeeHive Oven, about the nomination, “ To be recognized by Yelp this way is very exciting. We’re really honored that so many folks have taken the time to express on Yelp how much they enjoyed BeeHive Oven.”
BeeHive Oven started after the founders, Chef Treva Chadwell and her husband John served chicken and biscuits to relief workers in the Rockaways after Hurricane Sandy as a way to help where they could. So many people asked where to get the biscuits that they founded BeeHive Oven in 2013 and began serving at Smorgasburg, the popular food fair. In May 2014 BeeHive Oven opened its Biscuit Cafe restaurant. They quickly became known for their incredible comfort food and service. BeeHive Oven is garnered an impressive 208 5-star ratings out of 274 reviews on the Yelp site in this shortime.