We've heard a lot about restaurant closings this year, but there are some great new eats on the Asheville scene, and Stu's on it.
Also, the Freez (formerly Tastee Freez) on Patton Avenue has announced plans to reopen on Friday, May 1, and more.
Also, a new baker's collaborative in Asheville is planning its first pop-up even on Wednesday at Fleetwood's in West Asheville, and more.
Also, Chef Steven Goff of AUX Bar in Asheville was recently named the North Carolina Restaurant and Lodging Association's "chef of the year" following a cook-off competition.
Also, MG Road is closing and morphing into a new lobby bar for Chai Pani restaurant, and more.
Renovation work is continuing on the location of the new Riverside Rhapsody Beer Co. in Woodfin, and more.
Also, Asheville artist Jenna E. Jaffe will celebrate the opening of her new art exhibition with a Friday reception, and more.
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Also, the new Save Me The Waltz Bar in the basement of the S&W Building is planning to open later this month, and more.
Also, Blue Ridge Public Radio has launched a new podcast that examines social issues through a sports lens, and more.
Also, a new pizza joint called Driftless Kitchen is opening up in the Asheville Food Park, and more.
Also, tickets are on sale
Frank's first opened in Innsbruck Mall on Tunnel Road.
Also, the new City Centre complex celebrates its grand opening, and much more.
Jules appeared unannounced at Asheville Pizza and Brewing and sang "Mad World" before two showings of the cult classic "Donnie Darko."
The fast-growing chain known for its "chef-driven menu" is opening in Gerber Village.
Also, Favilla's and Spellbound Children's Bookshop are both opening in Merrimon Square in North Asheville, and more.
Also, the Asheville Convention and Visitors Bureau revises hotel occupancy numbers for October, and much more.
Also, Stu wants to know if you're a local, independent restaurant and you have a "kid's eat free" policy.
Stu also reviews the food at Carolina Cinemas. As usual, beware the liberal use of four-letter words.
Look for Neapolitan-style pizzas at the Depot Street joint.
Favilla's, one of Asheville's beloved pizza joints, is expanding.
Pizza Pura should be open by April.