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Sara Edwards Neal

Sara Edwards Neal
A native to Central Arkansas, Sara has been living in Little Rock for over 10 years. She attended UALR and fell in love with design and photography.

Working for a lifestyle publication gave her the opportunity to produce food and portrait photography while networking with the local chefs and foodies, ultimately becoming a foodie herself. She loves to explore new and historic local scenes, pick up insider knowledge, and expand her palate.

Tomorrow is one of Central Arkansas’ most popular fall festivals. HarvestFest in Hillcrest is celebrating its 23rd year, and the festival has more going on in 2018 than it ever has before; so much so that we decided to put together a comprehensive guide to the party. What: HarvestFest in …




Brightly colored trees and the crisp fall temps beg you to grab a chunky sweater and cozy up with a comforting cocktail from Trio’s. The new fall menu is a collaboration of a trio from Trio’s. Lauran Pollock and Bob Fureigh brought contributions addition alongside our esteemed Merrick Fagan. Take …




It’s patio season and that means one thing, it’s the perfect time to perch yourself outside with one of Little Rock’s most notable bartenders nearby. Merrick Fagan of Trio’s Restaurant doesn’t disappoint with his inspired spring cocktails, each carefully and thoughtfully crafted to achieve a perfected end result. In the …




Luiggi Uzcategui along with the rest of the bar team is shaking things up at Big Orange in Midtown by introducing a new lineup of Tiki- and tropical-themed cocktails. All six libations will be available now and served through spring and summer. Cast out any preconceived notions that Tiki drinks …




As Valentine’s Day approaches, it is an opportune time to highlight a very sweet store and even sweeter individual. Carmen Portillo is the woman behind the successful operation, Cocoa Belle Chocolates, which offers handcrafted, artisan fine chocolates and is unique to the Little Rock food scene. If you have the …




Nestled in Pavilion in the Park, Trio’s Restaurant is a local gem that has maintained a quality of service and unwavering excellence for many years. We recently sat with Bar Manager, Merrick Fagan of Trio’s Restaurant to get the skinny on the new tropical, Tiki-inspired cocktail menu, which will make …




**Editor’s Note: Shortly after this interview Ben was injured in a swimming pool accident that fractured several vertebrae, injured his spinal cord, and left him paralyzed below the chest. Ben has been a friend of Rock City since arriving in Little Rock, and after talking with him we decided to …




It’s springtime and you’re not going to want to miss the new menu at Ciao Baci. Treat yourself to one of Little Rock’s best patio spots and enjoy the colorful offerings from the refreshed lineup. Chef Jeffrey Owen describes the menu as “Globally influenced, seasonally driven and providing a little …




Delight your mom this Mother’s Day by treating her to brunch and enjoy the offerings of our local food scene. Whether your family enjoys sweet or savory, there’s something for everyone. Read on to find the perfect place to celebrate the women you love. Rebel Kettle Brewing Co. will be …




Saige Anderson, manager and baker at Honey Pies, is a welcome addition to Little Rock’s culinary scene. You may have already indulged in a delicious, gooey pie from this sweet little shop, but let’s take a moment to learn about one of the members that helps create all of those …




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