New restaurant serves Somali food

Imanka restaurant, newly opened in the International Mall on S. Eighth St., near York St., serves food drawn from the cuisine of Somalia, a new option for adventurous Louisville diners happy to see a...

La Chasse Announces Kristina Dyer as New Executive Chef

La Chasse announced on their Facebook last night, June 12, that they have appointed Chef Kristina Dyer as their new Executive Chef. Chef Dyer was previously Chef De Cuisine at Butchertown Grocery and has...

At Caffe Classico, it’s time for some futbol

In the ten years that Caffe Classico, 2144 Frankfort Ave.,  has been in operation, it has never had TV screens anywhere on the premises, owner Tommy Mudd proudly said. But now he has rented...

Enjoy soups by Louisville chefs; help end homelessness

It’s the holiday season, and there are plenty of opportunities to include the less fortunate in your flurry of giving. Coalition for the Homeless will host the seventh annual “Give a Jam for Homelessness”...

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...

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...

Seasonal special events at 610 Magnolia

610 Magnolia’s monthly Pasta Party will be Saturday Nov. 8 at 6:30 p.m. in The Wine Studio, across the street from the restaurant at 610 W. Magnolia Ave. The theme will be the hearty...

Dave & Buster’s to become anchor tenant at Mall St. Matthews

Dave & Buster’s, the family entertainment, gaming and fun complex that incidentally serves food, is planning a major renovation of space at Mall St. Matthews to accommodate all the planned fun. According to a story...

English Grill offers Italian wine dinner Aug. 18

The English Grill, 335 W. Broadway, in the Brown Hotel, will host a four-course dinner paired with Italian wines on Thursday, Aug. 18 at 6:30 p.m. Chef de cuisine Andrew Welenken and sommelier Troy...

Looking into the future: more restaurants planned

We recently posted about several new restaurants that have opened in recent weeks. Several other new restaurant announcements have been circulating as well, but about businesses planned for the near future. Aware that, as...