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A meal at Big Bad Breakfast, which is opening a location in Little Rock
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Big Bad Breakfast Sets Opening for Little Rock Location

The chain is known for its Southern-style meals with scratch-made biscuits. read more >
Camp Taco at Lost Forty puts down stakes at the former Rebel Kettle, 822 E. Sixth St. in Little Rock.
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Camp Taco Set for September OpenLock Icon

Camp Taco at Lost Forty is the name of Lost Forty’s new restaurant and small-batch brewery in the former Rebel Kettle Brewing space at 822 E. Sixth St. read more >
Bradley Riggs, chief executive officer of Bike Rack Brewing of Bentonville, said his company has emerged from the COVID-19 pandemic stronger.
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As Sales Signal Rebound, Arkansas Brewers Discuss Lessons LearnedLock Icon

If philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche was right — if, in fact, that which does not kill us makes us stronger — then the Arkansas craft brewers who weathered the pandemic storm of 2020 appear to be tackling 2021 in good shape. read more >
Justin Hurty, general manager at The Root Cafe in Little Rock delivers a curbside order to a customer.
Business Services / Restaurants & Food / Small Business

Staley Technologies Helps Restaurants Shift Models

Restaurants have turned to technology to help them adapt and survive during the pandemic, and Staley Technologies of Little Rock has been right there with them. read more >
Ted Herget, the owner of Gearhead Outfitters of Jonesboro.
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In Coronavirus Outbreak, Arkansas Businesses Fight for Their FutureLock Icon

The voices of small-business owners in Arkansas betray their anxiety, even anguish approaching grief, as they fight for their future — and a future for their employees — in a world upended by a deadly pandemic. read more >
Little Rock Heights Taco and Tamale Plato 1947 with cheese dip
Real Estate

Yellow Rocket Concepts to Open Ark-Mex Restaurant in Bentonville

Little Rock company Yellow Rocket Concepts announced Wednesday its newest project: Bentonville Taco & Tamale Co. read more >
Little Rock restaurateurs Scott McGehee, Capi Peck and Mark Abernathy agree that plant-based menus are getting the green light from diners.
Agriculture & Poultry / Small Business

Local Chefs Prognosticate Food Trends

One food and dining trend on which almost all agree is plant-based proteins and plant-based menus in general, including vegan dishes. read more >
Scott McGehee   Executive Chef and Partner in Yellow Rocket Concepts
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Scott McGehee Makes Culinary Concepts Part of Yellow Rocket’s Science

Scott McGehee, executive chef and partner in restaurant group Yellow Rocket Concepts, reveals his guilty pleasure snack. read more >
Restaurants & Food

Restaurants in Arkansas Fight to Keep Good Workers

Finding and keeping good restaurant workers in the current tight labor market is a big problem in Arkansas as well as nationwide. read more >
The exterior of the future Big Orange Northwest at the Pinnacle Hills Promenade in Rogers.
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Big Orange Ready to Blossom in RogersLock Icon

The Big Orange restaurant in Rogers will have its soft opening — serving staff and friends and family — this week and will open to the public the week after. read more >
Agriculture & Poultry / Nonprofits / Restaurants & Food

New South Produce Cooperative Putting More on the Table

New South Produce Cooperative, based in North Little Rock, has been in business close to two years now, providing Arkansas residents another source of locally grown produce. read more >
Scott McGehee
Restaurants & Food

Yellow Rocket Concepts Eyes Northwest Arkansas, Barbecue

Scott McGehee, executive chef and partner at Yellow Rocket Concepts of Little Rock, says there are no new restaurants in the works right now, but he's looking to northwest Arkansas and barbecue as he considers growth. read more >
1311 Rebsamen Park Road in Little Rock
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Yellow Rocket Buys Rebsamen Property for New HQ

Yellow Rock Concepts of Little Rock, the powerhouse restaurant group, has bought estate sale king Roy Dudley’s property at 1311 Rebsamen Park Road in Riverdale. read more >
Heights Taco & Tamale Co.
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Local Lime 2? Heights Taco & Tamale Prospering

Heights Taco & Tamale appears to be setting records for Little Rock’s Yellow Rocket Concepts restaurant group. read more >
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They Just Eat It Up (Gwen Moritz Editor’s Note)

Restaurant news drives online business. There is no other industry that can be counted on to generate so much instantaneous online traffic. read more >
Yellow Rocket Concepts partners John Beachboard, from left, Scott McGehee and Russ McDonough.
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Yellow Rocket Partners Aim to Build Restaurant Brands

Consistently providing high-quality food in a casually hip atmosphere, Yellow Rocket’s five restaurants - Big Orange Midtown, Big Orange West, Local Lime, ZaZa (Little Rock and Conway) or Lost Forty Brewing - last year brought in over $10 million in food sales alone. read more >
Investments / Restaurants & Food

Yellow Rocket Concepts Combine Partnerships

Yellow Rocket Concepts is a brand that includes several different partnerships. read more >

Heights Taco & Tamale Co. to Open in Little Rock Heights in January

Our sister publication, Little Rock Soirée, is reporting the latest and greatest restaurant from Yellow Rocket Concepts folks is set to open in January. read more >
Sassafras Springs in Springdale is Arkansas’ newest winery.
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Wine Permit for Sassafras Springs Tops Grapevine of Beer & Wine Updates

Sassafras Springs Vineyard in Springdale, owned by Gene Long and his wife, Cheryl, has been open since April 1, but it finally received its wine manufacturing permit from the state in May, though it isn’t likely to start producing until the end of the year, Long said. read more >
The Big Orange Burger is an integral part of the restaurant’s concept. 
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Restaurant Group Yellow Rocket Launching New Corporate Home in East Little Rock

Yellow Rocket Concepts, the hot Little Rock restaurant partnership, is moving its corporate headquarters to 510 McLean in east Little Rock, the building that will house its Lost 40 Brewing Co. read more >