Collins to work toward increasing visitation to Arkansas by groups and promoting the state's appeal
Masala Grill + Teahouse opened earlier this week at 9108 N. Rodney Parham Road. The restaurant bills itself as “Pakistani fusion,” a combination of “new-age cooking techniques with age-old recipes.” The Teahouse component features rare and exotic teas from all over the world. Hours are 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.-9 p.m. Monday to Saturday and 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Sunday. The phone number is 414-0643. The restaurant has a Facebook page it updates often.
The poll for Toast of the Town, our new bars and booze poll, closes at midnight on Thursday, Nov. 19. Vote online at www.arktimes.com/toastofthetown09. We're doling out $100 for one reader whose ballot we draw at random.
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