Hot Springs has long been my favorite place to escape. Lately the area seems to be thriving in the food and drink department, making it one of the best quick getaways in the state. I grew up in Saline County, went to school in Arkadelphia, and now live in Little …




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Hot Springs has long been my favorite place to escape. Lately the area seems to be thriving in the food and drink department, making it one of the best quick getaways in the state. I grew up in Saline County, went to school in Arkadelphia, and now live in Little …




Ever wonder what makes some of Little Rock’s food personalities tick? Food Insider takes a look at individuals who are helping change the landscape of our city’s culinary scene. Whether they’re in the kitchen, managing a storefront, farming land or running a food truck … we’ll delve into both the …




Thanks to yesterday’s icy conditions, the official soft open for Ohia Poké has been moved to today. Ohia Poké is located at 220 W 6th St, which is where Lulav and The Veg, LLC, used to operate. Diners today will get 15 percent off their order. Those who check in …




Two of my favorite breweries will have beer in the same place this Wednesday, when Flyway Brewing holds a special keg tapping from Prestonrose Farm & Brewing Company. The beer is Blue Centennial American Blue Ale, and it’s a pretty unique style. Prestonrose brewer Liz Preston uses malts from Troubadour …




New year, new round of reader’s picks. The weather outside has turned cold, so we want to know where you buy your booze. Put in your favorite liquor store, wine shop, or place to do bootleg deals in the back alley. For this one we will just have one round, …




Poke is officially in Little Rock. A couple of restaurants have introduced the Hawaiian classic dish over the last year or so, but nobody in Central Arkansas had dedicated an entire concept to poke. Now, there’s Poke Hula, a poke-only concept from the Weng family, owners of Samurai Steakhouse in …




It’s hard to believe, but Central Arkansas is finally getting an authentic African restaurant. Kontiki African Restaurant is set to hold its grand opening on Sunday, Jan. 21, in Alexander on Highway 111. Kontiki is owned by Christian Domingo, an immigrant from Sierra Leone who has lived in Arkansas for …




Hillcrest’s bar scene is getting a solid upgrade in the next couple of months with the opening of Proof Bar + Lounge. Proof is the concept of Gene Lee, longtime bar manager at The Pantry and The Pantry Crest. Lee last week completed the purchase of Next Bar and Bistro …




After some delays, Flyway Brewing’s second canned brew is now available. Free Range Brown Ale can be found in six-packs at the taproom, as well as grocery and liquor stores around Central Arkansas. The brew was supposed to be ready for Christmas, but problems at the brewery forced Flyway to …




Arkansas Fresh is one of those huge behind the scenes players in the food world producing bread and baked goods for the majority of the local restaurants. Chances are if you dined out this week and had any bread, hamburger bun, or similar product it was produced at Arkansas Fresh. …




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