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Rumbles: Arturo Solis Leaves Capital Bar & Grill, Refined Ale Expands Hours, Dunbar Garden Holds First Market

News Little Rock mainstay Capital Bar and Grill is now in the market for a new chef. Former chef Arturo Solis has left the restaurant to be a sous chef at the new 21C Hotel in Oklahoma City. Solis worked at the Capital Hotel for several years, studying under One Eleven chef Joel Antunes before taking …

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Rumbles: Wild Wines Moves to War Memorial, Ben Bell Returning Home, Mickey's Opens at Station 801

News One of the state’s largest food and drink parties has been relocated. Wild Wines is moving from the Little Rock Zoo to War Memorial Stadium due to the threat of inclement weather. The massive food and wine festival features food from more than 50 restaurants and more than 200 wines on hand to sample. …

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Rumbles: Eat My Catfish Expands to Little Rock, El Cubano Loco Closes, Bell's Brewing Comes to the Rock, and more

News Benton based Eat My Catfish is adding a Little Rock location. The new spot will be at 10301 N Rodney Parham Rd, the former location of Barbara Graves, directly in front of the Breckenridge Theatre. Eat My Catfish started off as a food truck in 2008. In January of 2012 owner Travis Hester opened their first brick & …

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Rumbles: Three Sams Keeps Cooking, Tales From the South Hits Rock Town, Bruno's Deli Delayed

News It should come as no surprise that the Mabelvale community is rallying around Three Sams BBQ Joint in a big way. The restaurant was destroyed in a fire two weeks ago, and to keep the business going, Three Sams has begun serving its barbecue out of food trucks in front of the business. So …

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Rumbles: Rock Town Distillery Wins Gold, Wee Betty's Stays in Business, Strawberry Shortcake Back at Trio's

News Congratulations to Rock Town Distillery, which continues piling up both national and international awards for its products. The latest winner is its Arkansas Rye Whiskey, which won the gold medal at the 2016 San Francisco World Spirits Competition. All of the rye and corn in this award-winning whiskey is grown right here in Arkansas. …

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Rumbles: Three Sams Fire Update, Farmers Markets Ready to Open, New Southern Gourmasian Hours

News There is no official word on whether Three Sams BBQ Joint will be rebuilt after a fire destroyed the building Monday, but owner Annette Jones does appear to be keeping that possibility open. The Three Sams Facebook page shared a link Tuesday to a GoFundMe page that is raising money to help Three Sams …

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Rumbles: Rock City Monthly Food Truck Meet, Rebel Kettle Open Friday, Stoby's Fire Update, Jerky's Back in Business

News Rock City Eats Monthly Food Truck meet up. For the past two years we have held an annual food truck festival in Bryant at the First United Methodist Church. Starting April 21st we will move to a monthly meetup every third Thursday. We are still finalizing trucks, if you want to be involved give …

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Rumbles: David's Burgers Cabot Coming in April, Raduno Lays Out Patio Plans, The Root Expansion Begins

News David’s Burgers is making moves with its two new locations. Owner Alan Bubbus tells me that his Cabot restaurant is just a few weeks from its April grand opening. It will be the seventh David’s Burgers location in Central Arkansas when it opens. Bubbus says he is still looking to hire staff for the …

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Rumbles: Jerky's Temporarily Closes, Greek Food Festival Date, Westover Wednesday Delayed

News Jerky’s Spicy Chicken and More has had a rough few months getting the new Center Street location open. Several problems with the building delayed the restaurant’s opening significantly, and now Jerky’s is closed again. Owner John Walker Jr. posted on Facebook that Jerky’s is in a dispute with Rental Realty, which owns the building, …

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Rumbles: Rick's Beignets to Open Restaurant, Brown Sugar Open in Park Hill, Blue Canoe Goes Statewide

News Popular Sherwood food truck Rick’s Beignets has announced it will be opening a permanent restaurant and closing down the truck. Owner Richard Rogers confirmed to me the new restaurant would be called Rick’s Beignets and Cajun. Rogers says the expanded operation will allow him to make other New Orleans favorites, including jambalaya, po’boys and …

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