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Get Ready to “Taste The Rock” in June

Complacency is not an option when it comes to being the best. Every year, Little Rock restaurants battle it out to be named the best of the best in Taste of The Rock. Taste of The Rock will bring chamber-member restaurants, caterers and other businesses to the River Market Pavillions on Thursday, June 27, for…

SOMA Rising

Food and drink help lead the Southside of Main Street to new heights By Kevin Shalin | Photography by Jamison Mosley Take a walk down Little Rock’s South Main Street, now known as SoMa, and you will notice a change. The neighborhood, located just on the outskirts of downtown, is steeped in history, and it’s…

100 Years of Preserving Arkansas Cuisine

The venerable Franke’s Cafeteria celebrates its centennial in 2019. By Kat Robinson Eggplant casserole, anyone? A celebration is in order for the oldest cafeteria in Arkansas. Generations have adored Franke’s Cafeteria, which maintains a fine selection of Arkansas’ favorite dishes on its generously long line every day. Carolyn Franke, who married into the Franke’s third…