J.C. Holdway Offers a Transportational Experience

(Photos and article provided by AppalachianGastroventures for Inside of Knoxville. This is the third installment in their monthly series of restaurant reviews, allowing for further exploration of local restaurants after their opening. Check out their blog for many more dining experiences!) There was a chill in the air as we grabbed a pair of bar seats […]

Kaizen: Great and Getting Better

(Photos and article provided by AppalachianGastroventures for Inside of Knoxville. This is the third installment in their monthly series of restaurant reviews, allowing for further exploration of local restaurants after their opening. Check out their blog for many more dining experiences!)   “Anytime I’m eating spicy noodles in a bowl, I’m happy.” Celebrity chef, author and […]

Ruby Sunshine Opens at 37 Market Square

The thirteenth location of Ruby Sunshine restaurant opened on Monday in downtown Knoxville at 37 Market Square. It becomes the second location in Tennessee (Franklin opened two months ago) for the restaurant based in New Orleans, where it is called Ruby Slipper. Food Manager Ian Shordon, who you may know from Lonesome Dove or Landing […]

Restaurant Review: Up Close and Personal at Rebel Kitchen

(Written by AppalachianGastroventures for Inside of Knoxville. This is the second installment in their monthly series of restaurant reviews, allowing for further exploration of local restaurants after their opening. Check out their blog for many more reviews!) We ended our first visit to Rebel Kitchen with a taste of the unconventional. Chef Preston Williams and […]

Is Knoxville Becoming a Food Destination?

Which cities in the U.S. do you associate with great food? I grew up taking occasional trips with my parents to Brennan’s in New Orlean’s for one of the first brunches in the country. It remains an exquisite culinary delight. We eventually explored other New Orleans restaurants like Commander’s Palace, Antoine’s and K-Paul’s. New Orleans […]