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Carmen Portillo, owner of Cocoa Bella Chocolates, packages chocolate truffles at Arkitchen in Little Rock.
Restaurants & Food / Small Business

Entrepreneurs Taste Dreams at Arkitchen

Jon Lamb’s Arkitchen in Little Rock gives aspiring restaurateurs and others in food-related businesses an affordable opportunity to try out their dreams of entrepreneurship. read more >
Harlem Wilson, a co-owner with Kreg and Samantha Stewart of Certified Pies in Little Rock, loves making pizza, a love that has grown into a restaurant business.
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Certified Pies Prepares to Open Dine-in Space After Years in Ghost KitchenLock Icon

Certified Pies of Little Rock will be moving from a curbside- and delivery-only restaurant to a 2,000-SF dine-in space, a culmination of a three-year plan that began during the worst of times: a pandemic. read more >
Along with homemade chocolate truffles, Cocoa Belle also sells chocolate sauces, chocolate bark and cocoa mixes.
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Sweet Dreams: Cocoa Belle Chocolates Captures AttentionLock Icon

Carmen Portillo makes and sells an appealing product — chocolate — and has an appealing story — she considers herself an artist whose medium is chocolate. read more >
An undated photo of Rocky's Pub when it was located inside the Indian Hills Shopping Center in North Little Rock.
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Rocky’s Pub Eyes Sherwood LocationLock Icon

Rocky’s Togo (pronounced “to-go”), a takeout place that succeeded Rocky’s Pub, a North Little Rock restaurant with something of a cult following attributable largely to its Philly cheesesteak sandwiches, appears poised to open a full sit-down restaurant at the former Jo Jos Bar-B-Q in Sherwood. read more >