Sunday, August 1, 2021

Ciao Italian Restaurant to open today

After a long and sometimes fraught renovation of the old Baxter Station space at 1201 Payne St., Ciao Italian Restaurant is set to open today. Ciao, at the corner of Payne and Cooper streets, will...

Special parties upcoming at 610 Magnolia

The next two weekends will see special summer parties at 610 Magnolia that make fun seasonal use of the Wine Studio and Garden across the street from the restaurant at 610 W. Magnolia Ave. Friday, June...

Bar Vetti to open Monday at 800 Apartments

As promised to those who check out this site, there is again news of a new restaurant opening, news that appeared less than 24 hours after the most recent posting of new restaurants. Ryan...

Varanese offers Lenten specials

Feeling the need of his Catholic patrons to keep to Lenten dietary restrictions, and yet to have a nice meal out, John Varanese again is offering a menu special at his namesake restaurant, Varanese,...

Fall Harvest Feast At Varanese

Thursday, Nov. 16 at 6:30 p.m., Varanese, 2106 Frankfort Ave., will host a Fall Harvest Feast, a special dinner with seasonal wine pairings chosen by sommelier John Johnson of The Wine Rack who has...

Good beer, grub and 150 booths at LIBA Buy Local Fair Saturday

Saturday’s fifth-annual Buy Local Fair is setting up to be a doozy not only for people who support local businesses, but for lovers of local foods and beer. Sponsored by the Louisville Independent Business Alliance...

NOLAFARE, a vegan restaurant, opens in Highlands

A new restaurant, NOLAFARE, serving a vegan and gluten-free menu, has opened at 2009 Highland Ave., in the space that formerly was Epic Sammich Co. Co-owners Adriena Dame and Julia Crittendon, both vegans, wanted...

Migo opens tonight, serving tacos, tacos and more tacos

Migo, the newest restaurant idea from the Hammerhead/Game/Loop 22 guys, Adam Burress and Chase Murcerino opens tonight at 5 p.m. at 2222 Dundee Rd., in the renovated and redecorated space that was their Loop...

New Restaurant Ramen Inochi Opening in Old Rumplins Spot in Highlands

A reader who wishes to remain anonymous tipped us off to a sign for a Ramen restaurant appearing on the building at 2009 Highland Ave, the former home of Rumplins (another noodle based restaurant.)...

Scholarship From Ballotin Helps Locals Keep Bourbon Tradition and Culture Alive

Ballotin Chocolate Whiskey has partnered with Apron, Inc. and Moonshine University to offer quarterly scholarships to local food and beverage professionals for admittance to the Stave & Thief Society bourbon certification class, and the...