Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Food & Dining

Apparently, heaven will have to wait – in a line, behind several other cars at a drive-thru window. Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen apparently started – and decisively won – the Chicken Sandwich Wars of 2019 when it launched a new sandwich...
Earlier this week, I wrote about the mass extinction of the Popeyes Chicken Sandwich -- story is on newsstands and was published here at TSDMemphis.com yesterday. The latest twist on this phenomenon involves a Chattanooga man who is suing Popeyes...
By Baris Gursakal, High Ground News Ms. B’s Sub Shop at 1256 Getwell Road is less than a year old, but already its walls are covered with dozens upon dozens of photographs of smiling customers taken with the shop's namesake,...
By Latrivia Welch, Special to The New Tri-State Defender Before Sunday, October 19th, I had never been to the Mississippi River Park, even though I had driven past it a hundred times. I had the opportunity to check a visit to...
South Memphis got a significant financial boost last week when “The Works” sponsored its first ever “SoMe Nights (South Memphis Nights).” Set on the scenic grounds of downtown’s Metal Museum, the uniquely designed event was staged outside last Thursday evening,...
The Edge District, a neighborhood situated between the Medical District and Downtown core, has gained a very popular Memphis restaurant: Chef Tam’s Underground Café. Since opening in March 2017, chef and owner Tamra Eddy has been serving her creative and...
Electrolyfe Juice Bar on Elvis Presley Blvd. marked its second anniversary Saturday morning with a celebration that also kicked off 2nd Annual Whitehaven Black Restaurant Week.  Whitehaven residents packed the organic juice bar out. “Although it wasn’t a grand opening, I...
The proven greatness of dough fried, flaky and delicious – that’s the main focus at Blue’s City Donuts. Located at 5735 Raleigh Lagrange Rd., the bakery is a new addition to the Raleigh area. Local chef Rueal Braden is the...
by Najee El-Amin -- Memphis’ first Black-owned full-service vegan restaurant, Guru’s City Vegan, is set to be the newest addition to the Highland strip in late November.  If that’s too long to wait, however, the restaurant will be hosting a number...