Tagged: 1620 savoy

Restaurant Vets Jim Keet, Louis Petit to Open Petit & Keet Bar & Grill

by Jan Cottingham 9/20/2016 2:25 pm

Little Rock restaurateur Jim Keet is joining forces with restaurant industry veteran Louis Petit to open Petit & Keet Bar & Grill in the former 1620 Savoy at 1620 Market St. in west Little Rock. Keet expects renovations to take a couple of months and hopes to be open for business by mid-November.

1620 Savoy Closes, RH Cuisine Takes Over

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/14/2016 10:14 am

1620 Savoy announced Tuesday that it had closed on Saturday, Jan. 9 after 25 years in Little Rock.

1620 Savoy Closes Its Doors

by Jess Ardrey 1/14/2016 8:45 am

1620 Savoy, one of the best-known fine dining locations in Little Rock, recently announced it’s closing its 1620 Market St. doors to the public immediately.

14 Best Brunch Spots for Mother's Day

by Sandra McGrew 5/8/2015 9:00 am

To the women who gave us life, you deserve a drink for breakfast. We've rounded up 14 of our favorite brunch spots, some of which are offering special Mother's Day surprises this weekend. Enjoy!

Join Chef Tim Morton from 1620 Savoy at Colonial's Tasting Bar

by Sandra McGrew 9/24/2014 7:59 am

Let's celebrate making it to Wednesday with a special happy hour at Colonial Wine and Spirits tonight.

Mixology Class at Savoy Tonight

by Sandra McGrew 7/31/2014 8:00 am

Tonight, 1620 Savoy will host a special night out offering a mixology class by Savoy bartender Courtney Cowing. In addition to the hands-on demonstration, guests will enjoy live music and be among the first to taste the restaurant's new summer menu.

Toast with Soirée at 1620 Savoy

by Soirée Staff 7/24/2014 7:03 am

Next Thursday (July 31), 1620 Savoy will host a special night out offering a hands-on demonstration of a specialty cocktail from Savoy's bartender and guests may also be the first to have a taste of the restaurant's new summer menu.

Taste of Tuesday: 1620 Savoy's Watermelon & Shrimp Salad

by Lee Hogan 7/8/2014 8:30 am

There are some dishes that give you a little bit of everything you're looking for and the watermelon and shrimp salad at 1620 Savoy is one of them. It's a refreshing and tasty summertime dish.

Veteran Restaurateur Denis Seyer Recharged After 4-Year Hiatus

by Jan Cottingham 3/10/2014 12:00 am

The chef and businessman behind a string of legendary Little Rock restaurants — Alouette’s, Graffiti’s, to name a couple — takes on a new project four years after a stroke ended his “semi-retirement” in the Cayman Islands. This time he brings his love for great food prepared simply to 1620 Savoy.

Famed Restaurateur Denis Seyer to Join 1620 Savoy, Cache

by Jan Cottingham 2/26/2014 11:50 am

Denis Seyer, a famed Little Rock restaurateur, has been named "chief consultant" for RH Cuisine, which owns the 1620 Savoy and the new Cache Restaurant in the River Market District.

True Romance: Little Rock's Valentine's Day Dinner Guide

by Sandra McGrew 2/14/2014 8:00 am

For those of you looking to spend a special evening out with your main man or leading lady on Valentine’s Day, we have a few suggestions. From formal and elegant to casual and relaxed, Little Rock is full of great date night dining establishments. Here are a few of the best places to celebrate the most romantic day of the year.

Hardings' Cache Restaurant a Clarion Call for Good Times in River Market

by Jan Cottingham 12/16/2013 12:00 am

Cache co-owners Rush Harding and his son Payne are determined to be ready for their restaurant's opening in the River Market, housed in the nearly-completed Arcade Building.

Rock the Runway

by Staff 8/1/2013 3:16 pm

The first-ever Rock the Runway fashion show was held at Savoy 1620 and kicked off a partnership between the UAMS Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute and Little Rock-based nonprofit Fighting Fancy. Funds raised from the show were divided evenly between the two and will benefit patient support services for women battling various forms of cancer. Sponsored by Little Rock Soiree magazine and co-chaired by Allyson Pittman and Heather Owens, the show featured professional models and cancer survivor models strutting the runway wearing looks from a number of local boutiques, including B. Barnett, Beyond Cotton II, Dillard's, Indigo, Lavender, Proposals Boutique, Robersonís Fine Jewelry, Scarlet, The Independent and Vestaís. Anthony Lucas and Beth Hunt emceed the event, which included a reception with a silent auction, hors doeuvres and cocktails, a live auction, the fashion show and an exciting after-party.

7 Outstanding Arkansas Restaurants for Your Rehearsal Dinner (Special Promotion)

by Arkansas Bride Staff 7/31/2013 12:00 am

Your bride has intricately planned the big day — from the color story and flowers down to the last grain of rice for the getaway. Fortunately, your job planning the rehearsal dinner is a lot easier, or at least it can be if you choose a venue experienced in hosting rehearsal dinners of all sizes and budgets — like these seven. Whether yours is formal, casual or something in between, consider these venues for an unforgettable night.

Perfect Pairs

by Staff 7/1/2013 12:01 am

Easter Seals and IberiaBank teamed up to host a dinner and wine pairings event at 1620 Savoy to benefit the missions of Easter Seals.

Cancer Survivor Stacy Sells Rocks Runway in Fashion Fundraiser

by Jennifer Pyron 6/1/2013 12:00 am

Stacy Sells knows from personal experience that a successful treatment of cancer not only pushes back the disease but also heals the spirit. It's with that spirit that Rock the Runway was born, a fashion event that will raise funds for the UAMS Rockefeller Cancer Institute Foundation.

Nicole McCain Gathers Culinary Talent To Be a Part of Arkansas à la Carte for Arkansas Children's Hospital

by Jennifer Pyron 4/1/2013 12:00 am

Nicole Bush McCain is an expert in helping the medically fragile. As a clinical science specialist for Sanofi Renal, the busy mother of two travels the state trying to improve the lives of patients on dialysis. In her spare time, she’s managed to plan the annual Arkansas à la Carte event to benefit the children and families served by Arkansas Children’s Hospital.

Video: 3 Cocktails to Try Around Town

by Lauren James 2/15/2013 8:00 am

Go "Behind the Bar" with Little Rock Soiree as they highlight three yummy concoctions at three local hot spots in the capital city.

AMDPA Un-Wined Donor Reception

by Staff 1/1/2013 12:00 am

1620 Savoy was the site of a reception held in honor of Arkansas Medical Dental & Pharmaceutical Association (AMDPA) donors. Susan and Dr. Alonzo Williams were the event’s hosts; Michael Eubanks provided entertainment.

Little Rock Soiree Dining Review: 1620 Savoy in West Little Rock

by Karen Martin 11/14/2012 5:53 am

A welcome addition to the west Little Rock restaurant lineup, 1620 Savoy draws its inspiration from the Savoy Ballroom, a landmark 1930s-era integrated dance and music venue in Harlem.