Restaurants & Food Archive

Downtown Invited for Coffee @ the Corner

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/8/2017 12:00 am

Further enhancing the downtown Little Rock coffee scene will be the folks who own At the Corner, the diner at the southeast corner of East Markham and Scott streets.

El Dorado Building Its Hopes On Arts

by Kyle Massey 5/8/2017 12:00 am

In a town where an oil gusher a century ago set off one of the wildest booms in American history, transforming El Dorado into south Arkansas' richest town, Austin Barrow presides over a boom in downtown construction.

Little Rock Looks Up: 7 Downtown Projects Set to Open by Year's End

by George Waldon 5/8/2017 12:00 am

A flurry of behind-the-scenes activity indicates a restart is in the works for a key part of the Creative Corridor in downtown Little Rock.

Benton County Projects Costly, Unique

by Marty Cook 5/8/2017 12:00 am

The 8W Center was just one of seven multimillion-dollar commercial construction projects in Bentonville in 2016. It ranked as the 17th largest in the state and was fourth among the 30 projects in Washington and Benton counties.

St. Bernards Medical Center Tops Jonesboro's Construction Projects List

by Mark Friedman 5/8/2017 12:00 am

Construction projects are flourishing in Jonesboro, despite the financial woes plaguing one of its largest commercial ventures.

Gateway Retail Sale Tops $3.5 Million (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 5/8/2017 12:00 am

Gateway Village I LLC, led by Tommy Hodges, sold the 6 Bass Pro Drive project, home of David's Burgers, Hogman's Gameday Superstore and more.

Yellow Rocket to Open Big Orange in Rogers

by Jan Cottingham 5/1/2017 11:14 am

Little Rock restaurant group Yellow Rocket Concepts says it will open a Big Orange in Rogers, its first restaurant outside central Arkansas.

Burge's Restaurant Coming to Conway

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/1/2017 12:00 am

Conway will be getting a Burge's Restaurant this summer, at the southeast corner of Dave Ward and Equity drives, at the entrance to the Acxiom campus.

Chenal Commercial Attracts $4M Sale (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 5/1/2017 12:00 am

Beefam LLC and Bonerts MV LLC of Santa Ana, California, acquired the 7,457-SF project at 17701 Chenal Parkway, home to Pei Wei and Mattress Firm.

Coffee Shops On Rise in Downtown Little Rock

by Jan Cottingham 5/1/2017 12:00 am

Choices for the coffee-loving crowd are proliferating in downtown Little Rock what with the opening or scheduled opening of at least four new coffee shops within the last few months.

Heights Corner Market Gets New Chef

by Jan Cottingham 5/1/2017 12:00 am

Heights Corner Market has hired Chef Jeffrey Moore to run its prepared foods department and the Heights Corner Café.

Targeted Centers Playing Role In NWA Retail Renaissance

by Marty Cook 5/1/2017 12:00 am

The vacancy rate in the retail market in northwest Arkansas is less than 5 percent and new areas of development are showing promise.

Petit & Keet to Open May 18

by Jan Cottingham 4/25/2017 10:20 am

Petit & Keet Bar & Grill, a joint venture between veteran Arkansas restaurateurs Louis Petit and Jim Keet, is scheduled to open May 18.

Update: Tyson Foods' $4.2B AdvancePierre Deal 'About Growth'

by Lance Turner and Marty Cook 4/25/2017 07:02 am

Tyson Foods Inc. announces a $4.2 billion deal to purchase AdvancePierre Foods, a national producer of value-added, ready-to-eat sandwiches, sandwich components, entrées and snacks.

Tyson Foods Explores Sale of 3 Brands

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/24/2017 04:46 pm

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale said Monday that it is exploring the possible sale of three non-protein businesses: Sara Lee Frozen Bakery, Kettle and Van's.

SPONSORED: Cake Artist Succeeds By Sticking To Fundamentals

by 4/24/2017 07:00 am

Family ownership, attention to details make Mickey's Cakes and Sweets a mainstay.

Meadowcrest Apartments Sold; Chinese Garment Affiliate Buys Fourche Dam Property

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/24/2017 12:00 am

Apartments, an industrial project and a store in Little Rock along with a dental development in Bryant and a closed restaurant in Conway all topped the $1 million sales mark.

Texas Roadhouse Sets Stakes Deep in the Heart of Benton

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/24/2017 12:00 am

Texas Roadhouse, the steakhouse restaurant company based in Louisville, Kentucky, is opening its new Benton location on July 17.

Zin Wine Bar Set to Open WLR Location

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/24/2017 12:00 am

An opening time frame has been set for Zin Wine Bar's planned second location, at the Market Place Shopping Center at 11121 North Rodney Parham Road.

Hospitality Arrives Before Hotel at Arkansas State

by Kyle Massey 4/24/2017 12:00 am

Arkansas State University's new hospitality management program has plenty of vacancies, partly because few students know about it: Officials are waiting for a $50 million billboard to point to.

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