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Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 11:29:00

Agāsi 7: Rooftop dining atop the Hilton Garden Inn coming soon

The day after Thanksgiving, when you’re tired of turkey, you’ll be able to gobble at a new place: Agāsi 7, the rooftop bar and kitchen atop the Hilton Garden Inn that opened in September at 322 Rock St.

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Thursday, November 9, 2017

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 10:00:54

More Core, for SoMa: Correction! Escape Room is still open!

Core Brewing & Distilling Co., headquartered in Springdale, will open its second Central Arkansas bar at 1214 Main St., in the South Main Historic District, perhaps as soon as mid-December.

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Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 11:50:00

Whimsy Cookies coming to LR, Fayetteville

A Whimsy Cookie Co. bakery and party space is coming to 401B S. Bowman Road in December — just in time for Christmas — and to Fayetteville in mid-February next year, according to the company’s owner, Pink Laurie Brands.

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Thursday, November 2, 2017

Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 16:34:00

Cathead Diner, coming to the Paint Factory in 2018

Chefs Donnie Ferneau and Kelli Marks are partnering to open Cathead's Diner, a Southern comfort food eatery, in the so-called East Village (east of Interstate 30, aka Hanger Hill) in early 2018, their PR folks have announced.

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Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 16:13:00

Pizza, sandwiches and lunch: the new Vesuvio

Vesuvio Bistro, at 1315 Breckenridge Drive, has a new look, a new menu and new hours, all with an eye to family-friendly and casual service, letting folks enjoy a good meal out without having to put on the dog.

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Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 15:31:00

Forty Two at the Clinton Center getting a redo and a numeral

Forty Two, the restaurant at the Clinton Presidential Center, is getting a redo, expanding its space, extending its meal service and changing its name to 42 bar & table, the Clinton Center announced today.

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Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 15:19:00

Crave it? Here's your favorite: The annual Food Truck Festival is Saturday

For the seventh year in a row, the Downtown Little Rock Partnership is bringing food trucks by the dozens to Main and Capitol streets. This year, the partnership is dubbing the festival, to be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 7, Crave the Culture.

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Friday, September 29, 2017

Friday, September 29, 2017 - 15:54:00

Food truck Friday lineup: Cajun, Korean, and you get eggroll

The lineup for the Sept. 29 Food Truck Fridays event at Fifth and Main streets.

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Thursday, September 28, 2017

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 15:49:00

Thea's Blue Plate: It's special, and it's for the arts

It’s not too soon to buy tickets to the Thea Foundation’s annual art-supporting feast, the Blue Plate Special, to be held Monday, Oct. 16, at the Capital Hotel. Ten chefs and two mixologists have been lined up for the wining and dining; artists, musicians and comedians will provide the evening’s cultural sustenance.

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Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 15:38:00

Opening the Vault: New restaurant for the Spa City

It’s a tall drink of water, the seven-story building housing the Vault restaurant, to open later this fall in the 1909 Citizens Building at the corner of Central Avenue and Bridge Street in Hot Springs. The restaurant gets its name from the building's original purpose: It was Citizens National Bank.

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Thursday, August 24, 2017

Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 10:04:00

Bark Bar 'Grand Opening Pawty' is Saturday

Bark Bar, the hot dog plus bar plus dog park establishment at 1201 Spring St., is hosting a ticketed "Grand Opening Pawty" starting at 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26, which happens to be National Dog Day. Live entertainment, puppy portraits, a "puppa-razzi" party, a photo booth, games, and food and drink specials should wag a few tails.

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Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 15:00:00

Ferneau for the arts: Pop Up on Saturday

Prepare for a Pop Up dining event at Wildwood Park for the Arts: Chef Donnie Ferneau is grilling up dinner, and Legacy Wine and Spirits is pairing Ferneau’s food with wine for a fundraiser for the music and arts venue at 20919 Denny Road.

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Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 14:01:00

The Southern Table is set

outhern Table, Margie Raimondo’s new “meant to be shared” eatery at 323 Cross St., the former home of Kent Walker Artisan Cheese, is open, with a limited menu of cheese and meat boards.

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Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 14:39:00

GiGi's opens with soul food and 'old school R and B vibe'

GiGi’s Soul Cafe and Lounge at 10840 Maumelle Blvd., where the Nashville Rockin Grill was located, opened July 28 and co-owner Darrell Wyrick the restaurant is “bringing back the spirit of some of the places that have gone, like Porter’s and The Afterthought” with its soul food and “old school R and B vibe.”

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Friday, August 11, 2017

Friday, August 11, 2017 - 16:03:00

Restaurant inspections now online

The state Department of Health is now posting retail food outlets inspection information on its website, and has posted a video on its Facebook page explaining its food inspection program and how to use the online search form.

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Friday, August 11, 2017 - 15:41:00

It's been long, but looks like John Daly's Steakhouse will open

John Daly’s Steakhouse in Conway has a new tee time: Sept. 1, according to the Log Cabin Democrat.

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Friday, August 4, 2017

Friday, August 4, 2017 - 11:21:00

2nd Potbelly opening benefits ACCESS schools

yan Hamra of Little Rock is officially opening Little Rock’s second Potbelly Shop, which features live music with its food, on the first floor of the Lyon Building, 401 W. Capitol, on Tuesday, Aug. 8. But first, the public is invited to an “Oven Warming Event” from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. 7, a benefit for Little Rock’s ACCESS schools for children with learning disabilities; cost is $5 for a sandwich, chips and a fountain drink.

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Friday, August 4, 2017 - 09:37:00

The Pantry Crest is everything it's cracked up to be

Swing by for happy hour and apps.

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Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 11:55:00

Celebrate Restaurant Month with today's deals

Today's featured restaurants feature a shrimp po boy from Bridges, half off entrée salads at Cafe Heifer, 15% off all entrées at Soul Fish, $2 off Blue Plates at South on Main, and a big half-off of all food orders at Skye's.

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Monday, July 31, 2017

Monday, July 31, 2017 - 15:35:00

LR Restaurant Month has begun

The 8th annual Little Rock Restaurant Month, which features weekly deals by areas of town, kicks off today, with free and reduced price items at 40 restaurants, bars and cafes downtown.

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