Profile — Chad Coulter of LouVino and Biscuit Belly

From Pharm to Table A couple of young pharmacists are the entrepreneurs behind LouVino. (Originally published in the Summer 2019 issue of Food & Dining)  It’s early in the evening on a weeknight, and the sleekly contemporary,...

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...
Fernando Martinez, owner Ole Restaurant Group and El Taco Luchador

Profile — Fernando Martinez of El Taco Luchador and Olé Restaurant Group

Building an Empire Fernando Martinez has built a culinary empire in Louisville with staples like Havana Rumba, Mussel & Burger Bar and El Taco Luchador. Now he wants to expand beyond the city limits. (Originally published...

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...

Profile — Jared Matthews of Lou Lou Food + Drink, Equus and Diamonds

From Bartender to Restaurateur  Entrepreneur Jared Matthews has become St. Matthews’ most prominent restaurant owner.  (Originally published in the Summer 2019 issue of Food & Dining) Everywhere he’s worked, Jared Matthews has risen into management by caring...

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...

Mid City Mall Dunkin Donuts closes

Without explanation, the Mid City Mall Dunkin’ Donuts has closed. The space at 1250 Bardstown Road now has a sign up advertising the space for lease (by Tasco properties), and their yelp page has...
Woodford Reserve Distillery

The Woodford Reserve Distillery presents Friday Night Live, a summer celebration with tours, cocktails...

The Woodford Reserve Distillery near Versailles, KY epitomizes the hopes and dreams of Bourbon lovers everywhere. Several distilleries have operated here at various times over a span of more than two hundred years, and the...

A roof collapse has temporarily closed four St. Matthews restaurants. Here’s what we know

It was a hectic and uncertain weekend for four popular eateries in St. Matthews after a roof collapse last week forced the city to close the restaurants and other businesses in the strip mall...