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Longtime local truck stop sticks to its roots

Once a staple of the American road, they are a dying breed.

November 11, 2018 1:00 am


Exquisite Asian fare found off beaten path

When two people recommended the little Malaysian and Burmese gem on Decatur Road, I knew I had to go.

November 4, 2018 1:00 am


Area dining ratcheted up at ex-hardware store

It was something Auburn needed, and something soaked in history that turned out to be a fabulous addition to the courthouse square.

October 28, 2018 1:00 am


Wells eatery offers more than sweet treats

I had been there dozens of times before, and it was sort of a favorite place for my family.

October 21, 2018 1:00 am


Hicksville brewery anything but mundane

I couldn't help but be excited when one of Hicksville, Ohio's, native sons filled me in on the new brewery there, which he says is the...

October 14, 2018 1:00 am


Italian beef steals show at former Rib Room

When I first heard about Sweet Lou's Pizza, I was skeptical.

October 7, 2018 1:00 am


Chinese restaurant fits upscale description

The promise of “Fine Chinese Cuisine” in an upscale setting was enticing in a time when fast-casual is all the rage, especially...

September 30, 2018 1:00 am


Excellence extends beyond popular burgers

It's hard to not be impressed with the rise Bo Gonzalez has had in the Fort Wayne restaurant scene.

September 23, 2018 1:00 am


Glory days back again at Waynedale tavern

As the saying goes, what's old is new again.

September 16, 2018 1:00 am


Cheese toastie-vs.-grilled cheese debate rages

So now that the dust has settled over my ranting column from Aug. 12, it is time to share some of the feedback I received.

September 9, 2018 1:00 am


Welcomed with open arms at Laketon diner

Often the reason we frequent restaurants has little to do with the food.

September 2, 2018 1:00 am


New Skyline tenant's steaks stand above rest

I am not ready to call Ruth's Chris the best steakhouse because there were some flaws that were as shocking as they were disappointing.

August 26, 2018 1:00 am


Fries, pies aren't taking a back seat to pizza

When I was told there was a place in Angola that specialized in pizzas and pies, I was pretty sure I would like the place.

August 19, 2018 1:00 am