Nearby construction forces Z’s downtown to close

Z’s Oyster Bar and Steakhouse, 115 S. Fourth St., is another casualty of the construction turmoil that has resulted from the renovation of the Kentucky International Convention Center. Disruption of traffic patterns as a result of...

St. Matthews to get two new restaurants

Though two restaurants in the St. Matthews area have closed recently, Logan’s Roadhouse and Majid’s, both sites will soon be occupied by new restaurant businesses. Louisville-based national chainTexas Roadhouse plans to build a new location...

Heine Brothers’ in Omni Hotel Grand Opening Friday

Join Mayor Greg Fischer for a ribbon cutting as Heine Brothers’ Coffee celebrates the grand opening  of their newest location at the new Omni Hotel at 400 S. 2nd Street in downtown Louisville. The...

Cena to replace The Place Downstairs

New brooms sweep clean, they say, and newly appointed executive chef at The Place Downstairs Allan Rosenberg has swept away owner Fernando Martinez's original fine dining concept, and with Martinez's blessing will inaugurate the space below...

Cocktails and Couture mixes food, fashion and fun

Get ready for a fast paced night of fun at Copper and Kings Distillery, 1121 E. Washington St.,  this Friday with “Cocktails and Couture” — a night of food, fashion, shopping, comedy and musical...

“Food for Thought” PechaKucha a great venue for those who ponder local food issues

The couple of PechaKucha presentations I have been smart enough to attend have been great fun, thought-provoking and full of energy, great ways to see what local people are doing and planning in our...

Chicken chain ousts El Camino

Is Louisville slowly losing its weirdness? News has broken that another chain restaurant is moving into the Highlands; worse, it is displacing one of Bardstown Rd.’s most popular spots, El Camino. According to a story...

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...

Special dinners offer great value

Diners in the know keep an eye peeled for any of the special dinners area restaurants periodically offer, highlighting special wines or beers, with off-the-usual-menu dishes that showcase the ingenuity of the chefs. In...