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News Nine months after a fire left it in ruins, Midtown Billiards is back. The highly popular South Main dive bar has set its grand opening party for Friday, June 30. This will be a ticketed event, with a happy hour party from 3 p.m. until 8 p.m., and the …

It’s likely you’re going to start seeing Hot Springs-based Superior Bathhouse Brewery around Little Rock a lot more. The brewery has signed a deal with Central and Moon Distribution to begin offering its beer to restaurants, barrooms and growler stations around Central Arkansas. Distribution has only just started, but Superior …

News For Arkansas, the most wonderful time of the food year is upon us with the return of tomato season. The last week, Little Rock restaurants and farmers markets have brought heirlooms back on the menu and in your shopping bag. There are far too many to list here, but …

News Set your cell phone alarms to just before 2 p.m. this Friday, because that’s when tickets go on sale for the first three of kBird’s nine Khantoke dinners this year. We went last year to this stunning, multicourse Thai dinner and were absolutely blown away. Richard Glasgow serves up …

The annual Atlanta Food and Wine Festival has grown to be one of the largest food and beverage festivals in the South, highlighting the food from 14 different states. Arkansas has participated before, but the level of participation has increased dramatically this year. The event started yesterday (June 1) and …

News We’re still awaiting word on what caused the fire early Tuesday morning that destroyed Cotham’s Mercantile in Scott. The restaurant was closed Monday for Memorial Day, so nobody was injured in the fire that started around midnight. The fire did remind us to check on construction progress for several …

By now many of you have heard, the famous Cotham’s Mercantile in Scott caught fire late last night and was destroyed in the fire. There were no injuries reported, but the restaurant is a total loss. This is one that hits home hard for myself as well as many of …

As a small state, it always amazes me when businesses, products, or concepts from Arkansas, that we take for granted every day, are so well respected nationally. If you had to guess where the best coffee minds come from, you might think Seattle, New York, San Francisco, or other major …

News This weekend marks the final days that Loblolly Creamery will spend in the Green Corner Store. For more than five years, Loblolly has shared the space, running the soda fountain and selling ice cream from a few freezers. Loblolly will be making the move just next door to the former …

Vegan restaurant and catering company The Veg has abruptly relocated from its location on Markham Street to West 6th Street and is now open for breakfast and lunch service. The Veg is now operating out of the space that was once home to Lulav. After spending over a year at …

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