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Here it is, two days before Valentine’s day and you do not have a reservation yet. You are completely screwed right? Maybe not. There are still tons of spots to have dinner at around town, especially if you are willing to roll the dice on a restaurant that is not …




Most Arkansas restaurants have that one dish that they’re known by. It’s the dish that you crave, the one that puts the restaurant on the map. It’s the signature dish. This series tells the stories behind some of Little Rock’s most iconic plates and explores what makes them so memorable. …




I feel like we say it every time we see a local place close, but everyone who writes here hates a day that a local place closes. With the closing of Southern Gourmasian earlier this week, it got me to thinking about ways we can be more proactive about local …




There are lot of reasons to indulge on some sweets in February, but pie month may be the best. One of the best is over at The Pizzeria where they offer up a different pie every day that they are open for the whole month. They are not the only …




What goes into keeping a place going for 30+ years? Adapting to new challenges and changing customers is a hard hill to climb, that is why so few make it that long. The the past six months I have spent a good portion of my free time working on a book …




New year, new round of reader’s picks. The weather outside has turned cold, so we want to know where you buy your booze. We took the votes, and the winner was clear. Colonial Wine & Spirits is the favorite liquor store in a landslide. They captured over 45% of the …




The holidays are over, which means a change in season for West Little Rock’s Honey Pies. After months of frantically filling pie and dessert orders for Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day, the Honey Pies team now turns its focus to keeping clientele coming in during the down months. Owner …




From refined to rustic, from brand new dishes to longtime staples, this year’s list of 20 best plates is a representation of where Little Rock’s food scene is right now. It’s a hodgepodge of regional influences, Southern history and even some international input. Fortunately for all of us, a lot …




We in Central Arkansas are completely spoiled when it comes to our drink scene. We have several first-class breweries, one of the best distilleries in the country, and an emerging coffee and tea scene that is making large strides every year. Our beverages are so far above average, that we …




We at Rock City Eats eat quite a lot around town. But in comparing notes for this week’s Best of 2017 series, we found that maybe we aren’t consuming as many desserts as we are drinks and savory dishes. That’s a shame, and something we will be doing better at …




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