Café Lou Lou sold; renovations expected

One of Louisville’s long-running independent restaurants will soon be under new ownership, as restauranteur Jared Matthews takes ownership of Café Lou Lou from Clay Wallace, who has operated the business for 13 years. Wallace...

Relish suddenly closes

It has been reported that Susan Seiller closed her River Road restaurant Relish Wednesday, April 9, after the lunch service Citing costs and other problems that made her "business model" with the restaurant no longer tenable. Relish opened...

Chick’n & Mi brings Asian comfort food to Clifton

A new pan-Asian restaurant, to be called Chick’n & Mi, is due to open by the end of March at 2319 Brownsboro Rd., near the Clifton Kroger’s. Jason McCollum, who has cooked at Momofuku...

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...

Restaurant reviewer joins restaurant group

Nancy Miller, the restaurant reviewer and Cook’s Corner compiler for the Louisville Courier-Journal, whose reviews run in the Velocity section on Thursdays, will leave her reviewer’s position to become director of training and restaurant...

Hot Box Eatery newest downtown lunch spot

Downtown certainly has a strong selection of places for office workers to eat lunch, but a new one, Hot Box Eatery, will open soon at 438 W. Market St., at the corner of Fifth. The...

More openings–Little Chef gets new life, Benthua is transformed, J’ville gets Comfy Cow

The churn in the restaurant scene continues apace. An old favorite in New Albany, the retro-cute Little Chef has new owners; a new favorite, Benthua Tea House and Small Bites has undergone a transformation;...

Breakfast chain, Broken Egg, looking at Louisville

Upscale breakfast chain, Broken Egg, looking at Louisville for expansion. Destin, Fla.-based Another Broken Egg, an upscale breakfast, brunch and lunch restaurant, with 23 restaurants across the southeast, is looking to expand to Louisvllle. Copia LLC,...

Kaelin’s to return, rejuvenated

The property at 1801 Newburg Rd, has been called, in standard Louisville fashion, “the old Kaelin’s” for a number of years now, even, very likely, when it was Mulligan’s Pub and Grill for a...

Clifton Pizza celebrates 25 years with a 25% discount on pies

Clifton Pizza, 2230 Frankfort Ave., has been in business for 25 years, as of March 20. The humble, but always bustling pizza and live music venue is so grateful for the tenacity of their...