Easter Brunch: A Fine Louisville Tradition

Way back when, Lent was much more rigorous a religious requirement than it is nowadays, but, still, feasting on Easter is a tradition many restaurants are glad to help out with.  Taking the family...

Rumplings, we hardly knew ye; Welcome, Epic Sammich Co.

Dustin Staggers and his partners have closed Rumplings, 2009 Highlands Ave., but a short run for the business had always been the plan, according to Staggers. The small, easily adaptable space was envisioned from...

Finn’s Southern Kitchen opens in Germantown

Finn’s Southern Kitchen, the new entry into the dining scene in Germantown by local restaurateur Steve Clements, is now open at 1318 McHenry St., around the corner from the new Germantown Mills Lofts apartment...

Restaurants serving Thanksgiving dinner

Boy, is it nice sometimes to go out and have someone else make Thanksgiving dinner! Here are some of the places we know right now are serving dinner on Thanksgiving. As we learn more,...

Ramiro’s Express opens today in J’ville

Ramiro Gandara, a long-time restaurateur who has been involved with Mexican restaurants on both sides of the Ohio, is opening his second restaurant today, in Jeffersonville, at 253 Spring St. Ramiro’s Cantina Express will...

HopCat now pouring in the Highlands

The long renovation of the former Spindletop Draperies building at 1064 Bardstown Rd, at the corner of Grinstead Ave., is finally done, and HopCat has opened its plethora of craft beer taps. The Michigan-based draft...

Drake’s By The River during Derby Week

The Kentucky Derby Festival’s Kroger’s Fest-a-Ville will be joined this year by a pop-up bar, “Drake’s By the River” which will be open for the entire nine-day run of Fest-a-Ville. A full-service bar will...

Fork + Bottle dinners to start at Proof on Main

It is always fun to see what new ideas restaurants come up with to give new tweaks to the always-reliable wine dinner. Starting Thursday, Feb. 26 at 6:30 p.m., Proof on Main, 702 W....

Attention, foodie tourists!

Kentucky culinary odyssey includes Seviche, Ghyslain, La Coop and others. A sign that culinary tourism has arrived here: Gwen Pratesi, the blogger behindBunkycooks (a James Beard Award-nominated food and travel blog), is hosting a tour...

The Silver Dollar gets a shout-out

The Silver Dollar, 1761 Frankfort Ave.,  has been named for a spot on the “100 Best Bars” list published by the online Drinks International. It made makes # 92 out of 100, not too shabby,...