Melba’s Culinary Canvas hopes for a February opening downtown

Helen Porter Mitchell (1861-1931) was a global operatic singing star of the late Victorian era. Mitchell's image adorns the $100 note in her native Australia, which inspired her stage name Nellie Melba (taken from...

Goodwood Brewing takes control in Jeffersonville

If you want it done right, you may need to consider doing it yourself.  The Goodwood Brewhouse & Live Room at 134 Spring Street in Jeffersonville, Indiana is closed for a short time, slated to...

Get your (24-carat gold) wings: Sullivan’s Tap House yields to The Ainsworth

Somewhere around 100 indie restaurants opened in Louisville in 2019, while 50 or thereabouts closed. Every last one of them is (or was) someone's dream, brought to fruition by old-school blood, sweat and tears. At...

Early Edition is open for breakfast and brunch in downtown Jeffersonville

Those who recall ink smudges accompanying their morning lox likely will appreciate the arrival of Early Edition, a breakfast-oriented (and newspaper-themed) restaurant in downtown Jeffersonville. It opened today (Monday, December 30; 7:00 a.m. -...

Last call for Mr. Lee’s Lounge is Saturday evening, December 28

For a succinct sentence-long review with approval impishly implied, it's hard to touch this enticing appraisal of Mr. Lee's Lounge: "Speakeasy meets upscale cocktail bar shrouded in a cloak of darkness." From darkness to subdued...

The demise of Flat12 Bierwerks Jeffersonville is a reflection of craft beer’s growing pains

Food & Dining Magazine has learned that Flat12 Bierwerks Jeffersonville (130 W. Riverside Dr.) is closed for good after a final day of business on Friday, December 20. This news seems simple enough, although...

Hurry, February: Doc’s Bourbon Room seeks to be the “nation’s biggest whiskey bar”

In a last-minute information release from the North Pole, noted seasonal business mogul S. Claus has announced that all petitioners over the age of 21 who have submitted itemized lists that include a specific...

The original Mirin restaurant has closed its doors

On Saturday WDRB-41 reported that the Frankfort Avenue ramen specialist restaurant Mirin had abruptly been shuttered. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A popular Louisville restaurant known for its elaborate ramen noodle dishes has closed. Mirin, located...

It’s a food hall: The Village Market, coming to Paristown Pointe in 2020

The Village Market is a food hall slated to open in the spring of 2020 at 712 Brent Street in Paristown Pointe, with the current tenant of the space, The Cafe, shifting to its...

Himalayan Restaurant on Bardstown Road closes

Word arrived earlier this week that Himalayan Restaurant (1578 Bardstown Road) has closed after two years in business. The restaurant's owner, Teknath Niraula, is a native of Nepal, a country nestled in the Himalayas; his...