Joe & Larry’s Chicken Shack to feature Nashville-style hot chicken

Michael Crouch, Executive Chef at Bistro 1860, 1765 Mellwood Ave., will open Joe & Larry’s Chicken Shack later this spring in the little building behind the restaurant on the corner of Mellwood and Brownsboro...

Prospect Cast Iron Steakhouse closes

Cast Iron Steakhouse announced last week that it is closing its Prospect location at 6325 River Rd. New owners of the property and of several adjacent lots have plans for a new development, and...

Barry’s Cheesesteaks & More Expands Menu and Ministry to Old Louisville

Many restaurants have employee turnover - meaning employees coming and going, but one Louisville restaurant has a different type of employee turnover. Humans have such an emotional connection to food, it’s no wonder that...

Kentucky Taco Company Opening Store Near U of L Campus

Like a couple of college kids who got bored and started piling random delicious ingredients on tortillas, Charlie Neal and Steve Higdon of the Kentucky Taco Company have been offering the weird, the bizarre...

El Taco Luchador kicks off 2014 with overwhelming grand opening

File this under, “We’re not even remotely surprised.” Late yesterday, on New Year’s Day, this message popped up on the Facebook page for El Taco Luchador: “We are re-opening at 6. Pm. We've had a...

Two River Road restaurant properties find new owners

Two once-hot River Road restaurant locations–the riverfront Tumbleweed and Relish–have been empty for some months, but now word is that both locations will soon have new owners. Both are local restauranteurs whose businesses have...

Nashville-style hot chicken is Tony Palombino’s newest venture

Once the now-defunct 60 West Bistro is converted into a Tony BoomBozz Pizza & Taphouse at 3939 Lexington Rd. in St. Matthews owner Tony Palombino plans on turning his Boombozz Famous Pizza location at...

Two Highlands restaurants plan East End expansions

Joy Luck, the elegant little Taiwanese restaurant across from Mid-City Mall at 1285 Bardstown Rd., and Louvino, the popular wine bar and small plates restaurant at 1606 Bardstown Rd., are planning to open second...

Avalon property sells for $1.8 million, new owners to create El Camino.

It’s official: The restaurant property known for a decade as Avalon has been sold by longtime restaurateur Steve Clements, for $1.8 million, to lawyers and restaurant developers Shawn and Vanessa Cantley. If the Cantleys’ names sound familiar,...

Gary’s On Spring Closes Unexpectedly

In a shocking turn of events, Gary’s on Spring closed unexpectedly last night with a Facebook post after just celebrating their seventh Birthday on Valentine’s Day. Owner Guy Sutcliffe and Chef Harold Baker were...

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