Joy Luck opens second restaurant in East End

Joy Luck, the popular Highlands restaurant featuring Taiwanese-style Chinese cuisine, is opening its second Louisville location at 9850 Von Allmen Ct., off the Gene Snyder Expressway and Brownsboro Rd. The first Joy Luck is...

Quills NuLu now serves food

Quills Coffee, the ambitious local coffeehouse that now has three locations in Louisville, one in New Albany and one in in Indianapolis, is expanding its food service at its newest local store, called The...

Smo-keee! A hog call to Butchertown for its first Porktoberfest Oct. 11

File this under “Logically Overdue” or “Happy it’s Scheduled,” your choice. Butchertown—whose main business is pork processor Swift—is hosting Porktoberfest, a cooking competition and festival, on Friday, Oct. 11. The event will be held from...

Artesano Tapas Vino Y Mas opens today in Westport Village

The latest restaurant concept from Fernando Martinez, an upscale Spanish restaurant called Artesano Tapas Vino Y Mas, will open this evening in Westport Village, on Herr Ln., in the spot that briefly was AP...

Holiday Champagne dinner at Brasserie Provence

Brasserie Provence, 150 N.Hurstbourne Pkwy., will host its fourth annual 5-course Holiday Champagne Dinner on Thursday, December 7 at 6:30 p.m. Advanced Level Sommelier Julie DeFriend from Vintner Select will be on hand to...

New restaurants open faster than we can note them

There has been a flurry of new restaurants additions in town and across the river in southern Indiana. The summer surge of additions to the food and drink scene has been as hot as...

Chef Harold Baker meets Bobby Flay

But whether he beat Bobby Flay, we will have to wait to November to find out. Last Thursday, Harold Baker, Executive Chef at Gary’s on Spring, competed on the Food Network show “Beat Bobby Flay.”...

Palombino looking to Middletown for second Joella’s Chicken store

“We’ve been amazed  by the response to Joella’s,” Tony Palombino said in a phone interview. “It’s been terrific, and given us a lot of encouragement to open a second restaurant.” That second Joella’s Hot Chicken...

Flat 12 Bierwerks first of several new breweries to open

Indianapolis-based Flat 12 Bierwerks plans to open its new location in Jeffersonville, Ind., on Saturday, Dec. 6.  Since Red Yeti Brewery, right across the Big Four bridge, opened a few months ago, Flat 12...

Wine Spectator’s new WineRatings+ app now available in iTunes store

Want the quickest and easiest guide available to Wine Spectator’s rankings? The check out its WineRatings+ app at the iTunes store. It enables users to: • Explore Vintage Charts covering 55 of the world’s principal wine regions...

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