Eggshells Kitchen Sold

Eggshells Kitchen Co., the longtime Heights foodie favorite, has been sold. Lindsey Gray, owner of the store for the past seven years, has sold to Beth Porter.   “When I bought Eggshells in 2013, I was following my dream to own a retail store that is rooted in community and encourages gathering around the table…

The Pantry Closing Temporarily

A favorite in the Little Rock dining scene will be temporarily closing.   The Pantry has announced that it will be shutting down after an employee tested positive for COVID-19. In a Facebook post, owner Tomas Bohm said that the restaurant will be closed and every employee tested “out of an abundance of caution.”  …

Apple Blossom Brewing Company Closing Down

One of the largest brewpubs in the state, Apple Blossom Brewing Company, will be permanently closing effective immediately.   The company is located on East Zion Road in Fayetteville and opened six years ago. Evan McDonald, one of the owners, made the announcement via Facebook Live on Tuesday, June 23.   “These last few months…

Zaffino's

Zaffino’s Closing Down Permanently

Zaffino’s by Nori, a well-known Italian restaurant in Sherwood, is shutting down permanently.   The restaurant announced via social media that it would be closing up shop. In a Facebook post, the restaurant thanked customers for “years of loyalty.”   In mid-May, Zaffino’s announced that it would be closing temporarily for renovations. Originally, the plan…

Brood & Barley Set to Open on June 25

  Brood & Barley, the much-anticipated restaurant at 411 Main Street in the heart of Argenta, is set to open this Thursday, June 25. Hours will be 4 p.m.-10 p.m. on Thursday, Friday and Saturday of this week.   During the initial “slow roll” period, diners can expect half of Brood & Barley’s menu for…