Wichita Restaurant Week 2016

http://wichitarestaurantweek.com/ Wichita Restaurant kicks off this Friday, January 22nd and will run through the 31st. The third annual installment finds itself largely unchanged from the previous version, except that it falls in January instead of October. The main focus remains on highlighting local restaurants and helping out charity at the same time. Each restaurant that… More Wichita Restaurant Week 2016

Po Boy Pizza

The first post of 2016 features a place that I have been meaning to visit for several years. Yes, this week after my first lunch destination turned out to be closed due to plumbing issues, I found myself pulling into Po Boy Pizza and preparing for some pizza roll action. Po Boy Pizza is a… More Po Boy Pizza

The Hungry Heart

In my opinion, parking a large, high end smoker outside the front of your restaurant is a good way to get one’s attention. So was the way we were greeted pulling up to The Hungry Heart. The sweet smell of hickory wafting out of the Yoder brand smoker was an excellent way to get the… More The Hungry Heart

Chiquita’s Corner

Mexican and Asian are my two favorite cuisines, so I was intrigued when I heard that there was a joint offering a little bit of both. Chiquita’s Corner, located in Riverside at 11th and Bitting, is probably the smallest freestanding restaurant in town, but what they lack is size is made up in taste. Chiquita’s is… More Chiquita’s Corner

Beautiful Day Cafe

In this age of industrial food it is refreshing to find a restaurant that’s focus is on wholesome meals that incorporate as much locally sourced ingredients as possible. There is a growing disconnect between food sources and ourselves, but the recently opened Beautiful Day Cafe is trying to re-establish the connection one plate at time.… More Beautiful Day Cafe

Sweet Basil 2.0

Sweet Basil  has always been a personal favorite of mine. I have many memories of birthday parties, special occasions, and family dinners that took place at this cozy Italian eatery on north Woodlawn. After suffering a major fire in early 2014, we had to wait over a year for Sweet Basil to make its comeback. This popular… More Sweet Basil 2.0