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Culinary Mentor John Foster Returns to the Restaurant Biz with New Ashland Ave. EateryChefs don’t often leave the restaurant business and return to it. They gJohet [...] more

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PHOTOS BY SARAH JANE SANDERSINDI’s670 North Broadway (859) 233-7985My favorite dining experiences... more

Jul 3, 2014 6:52 PM Arts & Culture

PHOTOS BY SARAH JANE SANDERSINDI’s670 North Broadway (859) 233-7985My favorite dining experiences... more

Jul 3, 2014 3:02 PM Community

In recent years, thanks in large part to the vision of local development company Walker Properties, the district has been upgraded from a downbeat industrial zone to a thriving retail and studio district. more

Jul 2, 2014 8:13 PM Community

Smiley Pete's (Completely Subjective) Guide to Lexington's Top 5 Local BurgersFrom campus classics to gastropub delights, there’s never been a better time to feed a burger craving in the Bluegrass.The... more

Apr 4, 2014 11:38 AM Arts & Culture

Smiley Pete's (Completely Subjective) Guide to Lexington's Top 5 Local BurgersFrom campus classics to gastropub delights, there’s never been a better time to feed a burger craving in the Bluegrass.The... more

Apr 3, 2014 4:57 PM Community

Housed in the freshly remodeled former location of the Italian deli Giacamo’s, Limestone Blue, which opened this fall, provides a refreshing addition to casual downtown eatery options. The restaurant is open for lunch and dinner throughout... more

Jan 30, 2014 3:35 PM Arts & Culture

Housed in the freshly remodeled former location of the Italian deli Giacamo’s, Limestone Blue, which opened this fall, provides a refreshing addition to casual downtown eatery options. The restaurant is open for lunch and dinner throughout... more

Jan 30, 2014 3:00 PM Community

Bru Burger Bar opened rather recently in November in Beaumont Circle, and truth be told, I didn’t know much about the new restaurant other than it was the sister location for the original... more

Dec 19, 2013 3:14 PM Arts & Culture

Bru Burger Bar opened rather recently in November in Beaumont Circle, and truth be told, I didn’t know much about the new restaurant other than it was the sister location for the original... more

Dec 19, 2013 2:34 PM Community

A lot can happen in five years, just ask Rob Perez, the owner of local restaurant chain Saul Good Restaurant & Pub. Perez opened his first upscale, casual restaurant in 2008 behind the Fayette Mall, a second in 2010 in the Hamburg... more

Oct 31, 2013 3:13 PM Community

A lot can happen in five years, just ask Rob Perez, the owner of local restaurant chain Saul Good Restaurant & Pub. Perez opened his first upscale, casual restaurant in 2008 behind the Fayette Mall, a second in 2010 in the Hamburg... more

Oct 31, 2013 2:30 PM Arts & Culture

In recent years, the North Limestone neighborhood has increasingly been a magnet for small businesses that are invested in bringing a new sense of vibrancy to the community, from bars to hair salons to tattoo parlors. One of the more... more

Oct 4, 2013 3:24 PM Community

In recent years, the North Limestone neighborhood has increasingly been a magnet for small businesses that are invested in bringing a new sense of vibrancy to the community, from bars to hair salons to tattoo parlors. One of the more... more

Oct 4, 2013 2:44 PM Arts & Culture

Located in the prime (but capricious) venue on the corner of Short and Limestone streets, the new downtown eatery The Jax touts itself as “a new standard in Lexington’s social diversion.” The concept hinges on casual-yet-elegant... more

Aug 1, 2013 2:00 PM Arts & Culture

From a big-picture local culinary view, Maria’s Kitchen is a little-known, but deeply loved, North Lexington eatery serving authentic Mexican food to a loyal lunch and dinner crowd... more

May 30, 2013 2:04 PM Community

From a big-picture local culinary view, Maria’s Kitchen is a little-known, but deeply loved, North Lexington eatery serving authentic Mexican food to a loyal lunch and dinner crowd... more

May 29, 2013 4:08 PM Arts & Culture

Situated in the Lexington Green venue that formerly housed Regatta Seafood Grill, Palmers Fresh Grill imparts a new twist to a shopping area that is primarily known for more casual chain and franchise restaurants. Locally owned and featuring... more

May 1, 2013 3:51 PM Arts & Culture

Though it’s been a favorite lunch spot of mine since it first opened, Stella’s Kentucky Deli was essentially off my “dinner” radar until very recently. Perhaps it was because of the capricious nature of their dinner schedule... more

Feb 28, 2013 9:36 PM Community

Lexington, KY - Big ups to this small and comfortable authentic Caribbean restaurant, and to the person who led my guest and I down Fortune Drive in search of it.“Irie” is... more

Apr 16, 2012 2:12 PM Arts & Culture