El Mundo’s new Bardstown Road location is open

The original El Mundo on Frankfort Avenue in Crescent Hill observed its 25th birthday earlier in July, and to celebrate the restaurant has a gift for you: a second location, El Mundo Highlands, now...

The Pine Room launches curbside today, with full reopening on Aug. 4

The Pine Room's four-month hiatus comes to an end today with the introduction of a curbside to-go menu, available Tuesday through Sunday from 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. by calling the restaurant at 502-528-4422. The...

The doors are open at Ricky B’s Club Cafe, Rick Bartlett’s world fusion supper...

Chances are you know local musical legend Rick Bartlett from his long tenure performing the Great American Songbook at Buck's Restaurant, where Wayne Perkey interviewed him in 2013.  [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xKT4ReB6Ykg] Bartlett is stepping out with his...

Buckhead Mountain Grill (Bardstown Road) closes, citing pandemic capacity restrictions

The Louisville Courier Journal reports the closing of the Buckhead Mountain Grill in Louisville (3020 Bardstown Road) after a quarter-century in business. "Despite a strong effort from management and staff since the March 2020 shutdown,...

Coming around again soon at 301 W. Market: The Sauce and Deke’s Bar

Hemingway gave us a moveable feast; 301 W. Market in downtown Louisville is an infinitely renewable space, where eateries stay for a good while, then evolve into something similar, yet different. In the beginning there...

Comfort food casts the deciding vote as JoJo Jack’s replaces Lola’s Kitchen on Frankfort...

In the years to come we're likely to see long careers in academia launched for those psychologists and sociologists who have chosen to dive into pioneering studies-to-come of human behavior during times of pandemic. As...

Perhaps too little curiosity killed the HopCat (Louisville), which will close for good

On March 20 we reported all HopCat locations nationwide were closing temporarily amid pandemic food service and bar shutdowns. Earlier this afternoon, HopCat - Louisville (1064 Bardstown Road) took to social media to confirm...

Board and You Bistro & Wine Bar prepares to broaden the charcuterie in New...

If it's true that we eat with our eyes (these writers say yes, we do), then Zack Flanagan and Sean Lara may have devised a perfectly legal means to print money. Their Board and You...

Hotel Distil’s Repeal Oak-Fired Steakhouse and Bitters End bar to reopen on July 7

In a Facebook post on Sunday, Repeal Oak-Fired Steakhouse announced a reopening date of Tuesday, July 7. We look forward to welcoming you back to Repeal, starting July 7th. In addition to our dining room,...

Fresco Tea Bar’s grand opening is today (Saturday, June 27) in New Albany

We initially planned to have its own brick and mortar, but due to Covid, our plans changed and we took the seed and planted it in MESA's incubator program. That seed is Fresco Tea Bar...