Category: Restaurant Reviews

Column: Day trips: Where to go for ice cream

Commentary by Jennifer Ingersoll I love ice cream, and while Carmel has multiple sources for the frozen treat, there are occasions when the craving turns into a fun-filled excursion. Here are some fun places...

Mugbugs recognized for two achievemets

By Anna Skinner Mudbugs Cajun Café, 20 W Main St., was recently recognized by Fox59’s Clean Dining Approval. “We haven’t had a health code violation in over eight years, so they featured us on...

The Idyll Lounge is a cocktail lounge targeting those who desire after dinner drinks. (Submitted photo)

Idyll Lounge offers adults an escape

By Anna Skinner Those 21 and older living on Indy’s north side or in Hamilton Co. now have a closer refuge than the bar lounges placed downtown. The bar, at 8487 Union Chapel Rd.,...

Column: Try these local spring salads

Commentary by Anna Skinner Spring is a time for more than cleaning; it is for freshening and preparing our bodies for summer and all those poolside afternoons, so what better way to liven up...

Blustery day? Enjoy these soups

Commentary by Anna Skinner   Being in the throes of winter, there’s not much more comforting than sitting in a warm restaurant to get out of those winter winds and enjoying a nice, warm...

Warm your winter with local hot chocolate   

Commentary by Anna Skinner For years, I have been a self-christened coffee fiend, coffee snob, coffee addict – take your pick – and I didn’t waste time with non-caffeinated beverages. Why drink something delicious...

Dining: Where to find a fab dessert

Commentary by Steven Aldrich   With so many great places to dine in Carmel, it is nearly impossible to decide on the top spots. While many restaurants here are known for their great foods,...

Wabash Brewing Company now open for business

Commentary by Adam Schick of Indiana On Tap What happens when you put together two PhDs in chemistry, twenty combined years of homebrewing experience, and mad scientist-levels of creativity and ingenuity? Indianapolis can find...