Author: Julie Niesen

Queen City Cookies: New Cafe + Downton Mania
Dave Taylor Leaves La Poste

Dave Taylor Leaves La Poste

Dave Taylor and Kelly Lough, founding partners in La Poste and Django Western Taco, are moving on to new opportunities and will be leaving the restaurants after a transition period, says Jens Rosenkrantz, owner of La Poste and Django. No word yet on Taylor’s next […]

1 Night 12 Kitchens Date Set

1 Night 12 Kitchens Date Set

1 Night 12 Kitchens, one of the best food events each year– after all, you get to sample food from the top chefs in the city, and the proceeds go to the Midwest Culinary Institute, which is helping mold the next top chefs in the […]

Yep, They Did That: Gold Star Doritos Nachos
More Openings and Closings

More Openings and Closings

It’s that time of year: Opening: Halfcut Bar, run by Andrew Gomez, will open in February or March in the former Lucy Blues Window location on 12th and Walnut, near Below Zero. Gomez runs Gomez Salsas, a catering business that specializes in build-your-own taco bars. […]

Palace + Cricket Receiving Facelift

Palace + Cricket Receiving Facelift

Oh, the rumor mill in Cincinnati. It’s a very fast moving mill. Ever since Carl Lindner’s death, people have been talking about the future of the Cincinnatian and the Palace Restaurant: will they continue? Will they continue to be 4-star and 4-diamond? Will we still […]

It’s Just Crepes closed

It’s Just Crepes closed

According to its website, It’s Just Crepes, a staple of both Court and Fourth street for the past five years, has closed. I don’t have any more information– their Facebook page and phone are both disconnected. Here is hoping a new, reasonably priced lunchtime option […]

Miss me?

Miss me?

Sometimes, you just need a break. Between gathering signatures, a new position at my company and spending only four days at home since December 16th, with trips to San Francisco, Columbus, Paris, Prague, Zurich and San Diego (where I’m flying right now), I’ve been a […]

Thanksgiving Leftovers: Turkey Sandwich at Lavomatic

Thanksgiving Leftovers: Turkey Sandwich at Lavomatic

Did you go somewhere for Thanksgiving, and you don’t have any leftovers of your own to make that coveted day-or-two-after-Thanksgiving sandwich? Are your leftovers gone already? Just don’t feel like cooking? Head to Lavomatic for one of my favorite sandwiches, simply called “Turkey”. It’s pretty […]

Happy Thanksgiving, the traditional WMDM way
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