Father’s Day Dining

Why should Mom get all the restaurant attention? Father’s Day is this Sunday, June 18. And several local restaurants are taking notice with special offerings geared to Dad tastes. All Bristol Bar & Grille locations...

The Standard Plate & Pour set to open in downtown New Albany in late...

The Standard Plate & Pour is aiming for a June 24 opening in the same downtown New Albany restaurant space that housed Gospel Bird, which closed last November. New Albanians of an older vintage will...

Louisville Chefs Compete on Chopped: One with Duck Tongue

Louisville chefs have been popping up on Food Network’s competition show “Chopped,” which is a three round competition show in which chefs have to combine unusual ingredients into interesting dishes for a chance at...
Crescent Hill Craft House

The Standard Plate & Pour opens and Sister Restaurant Crescent Hill Craft House Gets...

The Standard Plate & Pour officially opened on July 1 in New Albany, IN at the former Main Street location of Gospel Bird, joining the aforementioned Crescent Hill Craft House and 812 Pizza Company...
SOU!

Chef-driven, soul food eatery SOU! opens today

SOU! opens today at 9980 Linn Station Rd. in Plainview. It's an amazing feat given my visit earlier this week. “We said November 1st, so we’re sticking to it.” That’s what co-owner Ashley Sayler told me...

3 new pizza joints join the fray

Is Louisville’s pizza jones insatiable? At what point is market saturation a problem? The latest issue of F&D records 59 named listings of pizza purveyors, which does not account for multiple locations of many...

Exclusive: Agave & Rye Epic Tacos coming to Louisville

There's a sign in the window of the former Ward 426 announcing the February 2020 opening of Agave & Rye Epic Tacos Tequila & Bourbon Hall  Agave & Rye currently has two locations, 3535 Nicholasville...

Profile — The Manhattan Project

All in the Family Father and son duo, Kevin and Erick Strnatka, operate The Manhattan Project with help from the rest of the family. (Originally published in the Fall 2019 issue of Food & Dining) When...

Los Aztecas is moving to the former Wild Rita’s location

Los Aztecas Mexican Restaurant has been operating for 21 years on the corner at 530 West Main Street opposite the Kentucky Center for the Arts. Now there has been a plot twist; with the...

EXCLUSIVE: Havana Rumba moving into former Waylon’s Feed & Firewater space

Havana Rumba’s owner Marcos Lorenzo has big plans for the space recently vacated by Waylon’s Feed & Firewater at 3939 Shelbyville Road, which is only a half-mile from the restaurant's longtime location at 4115...