Thursday, August 13, 2020

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...

Korean BBQ dinner at 610 Magnolia

Friday, July 8 and Saturday, July 9, at 6:30 p.m., 610 Magnolia will serve a special Korean BBQ dinner. This event has become a summer tradition, which, the restaurant warns, usually sells out early. The...

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...

Louisville Native Progressing Through MasterChef Season 9 on Fox

If you watch MasterChef on Fox (a show where home chefs compete for $250,000, their own cookbook and other honors), you might want to tune in to season nine, which premiered May 30,  to...

Chef Harold Baker meets Bobby Flay

But whether he beat Bobby Flay, we will have to wait to November to find out. Last Thursday, Harold Baker, Executive Chef at Gary’s on Spring, competed on the Food Network show “Beat Bobby Flay.”...

Last call: Bussmann’s Bakery is closing on September 28

According to Bussmann's Bakery owner Nancy Sanford, the 52-year-old business at 1906 Frankfort Avenue will close on September 28. https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=3055955227752387&id=160234750657797&__xts__=68.ARBoVDZFb1NIxRxMZ2wIwp-LIdKmG05PqTKXnJRp60rlTFYoAkn8_YCgpQD840hiwpYL5HwdYiJSBUdjjZkECEflNPhAao5ZTbkBipRqMqlA0XqC2pQMPhLF_G3UZMAyhlnVdWkM6XHTq9g8UOmVUtPhjziK72SJebx6vk_1mFv9wNMjJ1vxNAMdnMtsheGeJE1lP1n5ADoqz9mphLhAnEJA4jDUDvs7gS9Jv7ZTqQlnbdB7H3Uykz93cZUC5SQ0fNepHy8jTaCmkN7Uys27dh07ZjCnCRpA-trMSt1EAAhIjDAjlLEk6ZlLioBq3BZoQNtTd9kvzyya8LFFi7pvog&__tn__=-R "It is with deep sadness that I am announcing the bakery will be closing as of...

French Cuisine Featured at Dinner with Chef Andrew Welenken

Recently seen on Chopped, La Chasse executive chef Andrew Welenken will be hosting a French dinner night at Mesa Collaborative Kitchen, 216 Pearl Street, New Albany,  on Friday, January 12. Cocktails are from 6...

USA Today cites Butchertown Grocery

A recent on-line poll of USA Today readers, scrutinized by a “panel of experts,” has named Louisville’s Butchertown Grocery, 1076 E. Washington St., as the second best new restaurant in the country. Here is the...

Somewhere Restaurant to join Nowhere Bar

Nowhere Bar, set back from the streetscape at 1133 Bardstown Rd., will soon be joined by a new restaurant that Nowhere owner will naturally be called Somewhere. The new restaurant and sports bar will...

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...