Sunday, August 1, 2021

Buy Christmas cookies; help educate a chef

Saturday, Dec. 2, from 1-5 p.m.,  Les Dames d’Escoffier Kentucky will host the organization's third annual holiday bake sale at Ramsi’s Café, 1293 Bardstown Rd. All proceeds from the sale, which will offer both sweet...

“Cheap Eats” visits 4 Louisville restaurants

The Cooking Channel’s “Cheap Eats” show, which visits less-expensive restaurants around the country to highlight their cuisine, will broadcast this Thursday, Jan. 26 at 10 p.m. the results of their recent visit to Louisville,...

Brown Hotel offers two options for Thanksgiving dinner

For some families, going out to eat for Thanksgiving has been a happy tradition: good food; pleasant, emotionally neutral surroundings; people waiting on you and no cleaning up. (Usually no leftovers either, but you...

National Geographic gives shout-out to Moonshine U.

National Geographic has a long reputation of hyperbole in headlining its stories, but hyperbole is part of marketing, right? And whether or not the wording is a bit exaggerated, it is always fun to...

Ryan’s Steakhouse Buffet closes

Ryan’s Family Steakhouse, 5338 Bardstown Rd., has closed, a casualty of the bankruptcy filing of Buffets LLC, which operates Ryan's Buffet, HomeTown Buffet, Country Buffet, Fire Mountain Buffet and Old Country Buffet. The company...

Recent restaurant nostalgia

An outbreak of restaurant nostalgia seems to have broken out recently, if a couple of posts that sprang up on my news feeds recently is any indication. Various social media posts mooned over once-popular...

Grocery stores open Christmas Day, Christmas Eve

It’s probably best to make sure you’ve finished all of your food shopping by the end of tomorrow, or you’re going to be stuck with Walgreens or Liquor Barn.  Well, that’s not entirely true....

What could be better with an Asiatique dinner than Bourbon and cigars?

And that is what you can have Saturday, June 21, 6:30 p.m.,  when Asiatique, 1767 Bardstown Rd., hosts a bourbon and cigar dinner on the outdoor patio, weather permitting.  Willet Distillery’s bourbons will be...

Science Hill Inn Is officially closed

Science Hill Inn, the iconic Southern dining spot in Shelbyville, at 525 Washington St., has closed, due to the continuing illness of his chef and co-owner Ellen Gill McCarty.The Gill family has owned and...

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...