(Breaking) Ward 426 is Officially Closed… and will be missed

Ward 426 has come to the end of a five-year run on Baxter Avenue yesterday with this announcement on Facebook on Sunday morning (7/7/19). "Today we have decided to close our doors for good. It...

Profile — Chad Coulter of LouVino and Biscuit Belly

From Pharm to Table A couple of young pharmacists are the entrepreneurs behind LouVino. (Originally published in the Summer 2019 issue of Food & Dining)  It’s early in the evening on a weeknight, and the sleekly contemporary,...

Pho Gone Conclusion: Ngon Appétit closes its doors (but continues catering events)

There's always a bit of turbulence in the restaurant business right around the turn of the fiscal year. This week, Ngon Appétit announced that it had not renewed its lease at 1991 Brownsboro Road,...

Waylon’s Feed & Firewater Fades Away

Over the last few years, Big Whisk Brands has developed a couple of thematic restaurant concepts designed to lure customers interested in spirits, regional cuisine - and live country music. First out of the gate,...

Profile — Jared Matthews of Lou Lou Food + Drink, Equus and Diamonds

From Bartender to Restaurateur  Entrepreneur Jared Matthews has become St. Matthews’ most prominent restaurant owner.  (Originally published in the Summer 2019 issue of Food & Dining) Everywhere he’s worked, Jared Matthews has risen into management by caring...
Diamonds Mexican Street Corn, Pork Nachos and Koren BBQ Wings

Diamond Street Grub & Hops Opens Today (6/28/19)

If you pride yourself on being street-food savvy, you should saunter (or better yet, sprint) over to St. Matthews, where Diamond Street Grub & Hops opens its doors today. What you'll discover is the sort...

Havana Nights! The Annual Bourbon Mixer fundraiser is coming up. Early bird discount ticket...

Latin jazz, Cuban cuisine, and Cuban cocktails with a Bourbon twist are on the menu for this year's Bourbon Mixer, an annual fundraiser that over the last few years has raised more than $80,000...

Five Louisville Patios to Enjoy This Summer

Spring and summer in Louisville go hand in hand with hours spent with friends at local bar and restaurant patios. Here are four local patios and one just a short drive away for a...

Bubbakoo’s Burritos will bring “Mexican food fused with American flavor” to Louisville

If you’re craving a burrito that doesn’t quite fit the Tex-Mex mold – say, one filled with hibachi steak, shrimp, white rice and spring mix, served with sriracha ranch sauce – then get ready...

Easy Entertaining — Chopped F&D Style (Recipes)

When we throw a Derby party, we think big. We have been collaborating for our Easy Entertaining parties with local chefs for over 10 years, and they have given us many great food ideas....

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