We now know the six finalists who will challenge next spring for the 2019 Diamond Chef crown. On Monday evening, the 10 semifinalists competed at Pulaski Tech to narrow the field down to six. The finalists are: Jordan Davis – Chenal Country Club Brandon Douglas – Greenleaf Grill Amanda Ivy …




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Far East Asian Cuisine is closed. Honestly, I’m not sure when this all went down, but we were informed by a reader of its demise, and a phone call to the former restaurant kicked back a “this number is no longer in service.” Not to hit a place when it’s down, …




When 109 & Co. made the transition from cigar bar (Maduro) to a cocktail bar late last year, it filled a void in the vision to make Main Street a night time destination for locals. Now people could grab great food from new places like Three Fold, Natchez, Bruno’s Little …




Few would disagree that Lee Richardson has been one of the most influential chefs within the Little Rock food scene over the last decade. The New Orleans-trained chef transformed the dining program at Ashley’s and The Capital Hotel into a world-class destination and brought more critical acclaim to the state than …




I’ve had my eye on the storefront space where the Hop Diner used to sit, on the corner of Markham and Scott Streets for some time now. Now dubbed At The Corner, the new southern styled diner is a family affair worth noting. About a year ago the King family …




This week in food blogs highlights recipes and beer, an upcoming Kombucha class, and even a restaurant review with hints of a new restaurant coming to the scene in late Spring. Read on for more details. Julie of Real Food in Little Rock reviews a cookbook this week. “All About …




There’s been plenty of news and notes of late in the Little Rock food scene. Let’s get right to it… Tamalittle (102 Markham Park Drive) is closing tomorrow. This from the restaurant: “It is with deep regret that we announce February 14, 2015 as our last day of service. We …




Over the past couple of weeks we have given you several looks and information about the upcoming Whole Foods on Bowman. Today we finally get approval to reveal the full picture. When you walk in you will notice an expanded produce department, much larger than before. Included in that are …




There comes a time in which every food lover laments the limited availability of restaurant delivery. All too often the daylight hours slip by, making delivery the prime option for last-minute palate bliss. Luckily for Little Rockians there are a fair number of restaurants and services which understand this need …




Valentine’s Day is coming up and a few of us like to “spend a little extra time” picking out the right gift. Thankfully we get it, that is why we partnered with Chef Shuttle to deliver the best Valentine’s surprise ever. Start off with a dozen roses, then pick your …




If you need another reason to cram more pie into your face, you’re in luck…it’s National Pie Month! Which means it’s totally acceptable to consume a satisfyingly sweet slice of pie every day of this month if you so please. Luckily, one establishment has made it possible to do just …




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