After visiting Burley Park, my search for the perfect park in Lexington continues.
Your chance to break out from the pedestrian pepperoni. Continue reading “Puccini’s”
Taking over the spot is a new restaurant from the owners of The Village Idiot, Pazzo’s, and Beer Trappe.
Did you know this used to be a movie theater?
Beautiful day, beautiful night, beautiful food.
Bella Notte has become a staple of the Lexington Italian food scene, providing some of the most visually appealing, color balanced dishes, that I’ve seen. Continue reading “Bella Notte”
We went last night. If you weren’t there then you were the only one. It was a blast. So many people, so many choices of food. West 6th selling Amber and IPA. Funnel cakes. BHG foods. Brats. Pizza. Gelato. The Kentucky Ale line was too long so I’m not sure which beers they have.
And thick slices of bacon with a peanut butter dipping sauce. That one, I didn’t try. You’ll have to let me know, it’s not a step I’ll be taking anytime soon… that is unless someone swears by it. Then I’ll try it… because really, how bad can it be. It’s bacon.
Gin Blossoms were last night and tonight is Fastball. There are a few live acts before so come early
Bring cash but not too much since you can get sucked into the gambling and BINGO.
Pretty please, carpool. This is in a residential neighborhood so please be good neighbors.
Where is U?
Sqecial Media has been a part of my Lexington life since high school. I could spend an entire day once upon a time browsing records at Bear’s Wax, picking out beads at Paisley Peacock, and combing the shelves at Sqecial.
Yummalicious Continue reading “Bourbon n’ Toulouse”
A new grocery has opened where Winn-Dixie vacated years ago in the shopping center at Virginia and South Broadway. Lucky’s Market is billing itself as the promise of access to organic groceries without the hefty price that makes it unaffordable for many. Continue reading “Lucky’s Market”
Inside Central Christian Church at 219 E. Short Street is the Short Street Cafe. If you are in the mood for down home cooking that is delicious, this is your place.
Sushi Blue is located in the strip of shops on the 100 block of Pasadena, right off of Nicholasville Road. The outside is trendy with the neon sign and pretty entrance. The restaurant has about 15 tables Continue reading “Sushi Blue”
Now that Kroger’s on Romany has closed, Wheeler’s is filling the needs of the neighborhood as an essentials quick-stop. Smart move Wheeler.
They said they would get it done and I doubted them.
Pleasantly surprised at the efficiency of road construction for once in my life, I traveled the newly opened Alumni Road connector between Tates Creek Road and Nicholasville Road this morning. This will be a pleasant drive of your daily commute with traffic moving steadily in a one-lane winding path with the arboretum on one side and the coliseum on the other. Continue reading “Alumni Road Miracle”
Nestled in the industrial side of Lexington is the 26-acre McConnell Springs. This oasis has been celebrated by locals and is definitely worthy of the praise. A beautiful pocket of woods and walking trails, along with some educational material, McConnell Springs is a nice break without driving far from the city center. Continue reading “McConnell Springs”