PHOTO GALLERY: Como Smoke and Fire opens in Columbia

January 9, 2014 | 6:00 a.m. CST
For Matt and Christy Hawkins, opening Como Smoke and Fire marks their first experience in the restaurant industry. Matt's brother Patrick Hawkins, a graduate of Le Cordon Bleu in Atlanta, said he always wanted to open a restaurant. The three are partners.

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