My Top 10 Dishes in May

Each month, I will be recapping my favorite food from restaurants in Little Rock and around Arkansas.   Even though these dishes are listed in ranking order, I consider all of them ones I would highly recommend. With that said, here are my top 10 dishes in May. Strawberry Cheesecake Crepe at A Little Crêpesy…

Doe’s Refreshes, Reopens for Business

  Doe’s Eat Place, the iconic restaurant on the edge of downtown Little Rock, has officially reopened for dine-in business under the Phase I guidelines established for Arkansas restaurants. The entire menu is available and that includes the customer favorite three-pound Porterhouse with fries, soaked salad, new potatoes and Texas toast.   Folks who decide…

At 38, The Faded Rose Stays Strong

  The Faded Rose, the Riverdale restaurant serving up traditional New Orleans staples, recently celebrated its 38th birthday. Thirty-eight years for any business is no small feat, but in the restaurant industry, it represents a near monumental accomplishment.   The restaurant started in 1982 with the co-owners and husband-and-wife duo of Ed and Laurie David. Son,…

20 Favorite Restaurant Dishes During Quarantine

While the past several weeks have not been easy on any of us, it is nice to see many of our beloved local restaurants are still humming along, churning out some fantastic food. Below, you will find my 20 Favorite Restaurant Dishes During Quarantine. In no particular order… Chicken Parmesan Sandwich at Raduno Brick Oven…

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10 Great Spots for Takeout in Little Rock

Restaurants, coffee shops, and bakeries continue to do a fantastic job during these unsettling times. Many have changed their operations on the fly, adjusting to a new way of getting food to customers with minimal to no contact. While countless businesses continue to excel, these are 10 spots I’ve personally hit up in the past…

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Day Tripping

by Kevin Shalin Time to jump in the car for a quick food trip to one of these Arkansas towns. While the summer is a fun and exciting time, there is no denying that boredom can strike at any moment. Fortunately for us, Little Rock is surrounded by some great towns–all within an hour’s drive–that…