What do we actually want from a restaurant experience? I think how you answer that depends mostly on you: your preferences, your experiences, your lot in life. Maybe you just want a good, familiar, hot meal; or maybe you want a generous portion size; or maybe you want an artistic, …




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Ever wonder what makes some of Little Rock’s food personalities tick? Rock City Eat’s latest series, Food Insider, takes a look at individuals who are helping change the landscape of our city’s culinary scene. Whether they’re in the kitchen, managing a storefront, farming land or running a food truck … …




Lately I have done a lot of thinking about customer service and the places we eat. I use the term customer service because there are a number of great food trucks, coffee shops, market booths, and others in town without a true front house staff. In food writing we tend to …




Great deals and values are all around us here in Little Rock. You just have to find them. Here are eight you won’t want to miss, all located in The Heights/Riverdale. Breakfast Sandwich at Boulevard Bread & Bakehouse McDonald’s bacon, egg and cheese biscuit costs $3.19. Boulevard’s breakfast sandwich, which …




Editor’s Note: Over the coming weeks we want to focus on how we as a food community can better serve those who do not get enough to eat. We plan to have a number of guest chefs share some of their thoughts the issue.  What would I want my children …




All of us have our guilty pleasures when it comes to food. For me it has always been mac & cheese. So when our good friend Daniel Walker threw together his second food hack involving Mac & Cheese, we were all in. The food hack is simple. Take a childhood …




Hey, just because it’s the summertime doesn’t mean you have to abandon one of the best kitchen appliances of all-time … the crock pot. Sure, we generally utilize this culinary gem during the cooler months of the year, but it can certainly serve a purpose throughout the year–like, for example …




My weekly views… My first visit to the unassuming Taqueria Karina in SWLR was a positive one. I ordered the fajitas pollo, a plate consisting of marinated strips of chicken breast resting alongside chunky refried beans and Mexican rice. While every component of the plate was delicious, the real hit …




Yesterday I put out a call to the restaurant industry to band together to encourage local eating. There are some natural economics behind the industry working together that helps these local businesses become more profitable through cooperation. But what does this mean for the other 99% of us who are …




Typically on Rock City Eats we talk about food. What food we are eating, the artistry a local is using, restaurant openings (or closings)… things like that. It is time to have a candid conversation about business however. See, when I started Rock City Eats nearly a year ago it …




Believe it or not, not everyone enjoys eating meat. Crazy, right? Well, herbivores … you’re in luck. Here are the top vegetarian dishes in Little Rock! BBQ Veggie Sandwich at Southern Salt This is just a wonderfully creative take on your typical bbq sandwich, filled with red cabbage, mushroom and …




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