Craft beer lovers who can't get enough, you have another spot to get your growler filled. "The Growler" is now open in the former "Wright Wing" spot on Wilmington Pike. The same building has housed The Buckin' Donkey Grille. and Monkeez previously. Food Adventures has the scoop on the new place... This sports dive is mainly bar seating and booths, with a few dining tables inside. Outside there is one hell of a patio. Other attractions include a killer Happy Hour. Hungry? Thirsty? Step inside... Hungry Jax, The Big Ragu, and Chef House are here to tell you ... HERE'S … [Read more...] about “The Growler” Opens on Wilmington Pike
There are times, when searching for a dive bar to visit, that doing the research makes you think twice about heading there. Then you tell people where you are planning to go, and they give you questioning looks and wish you luck. Not so much for the bar, but for the neighborhood you are entering. Fortunately, the group of people assembled for the task are intrepid adventurers and really relaxed people. Driving to the Double Deuce on a Friday night, we really had no idea what to expect. What we found shocked us all! That is a good hook, right? The Double Deuce Bar and Pizza Place is an … [Read more...] about Dive Bar Thursday – Double Deuce
Endless Beer? Endless food? Bet Cash? Win Cash? Pull Tabs? Raffle Prizes? And all for charity?? YES! This is one time you are encouraged to "horse around." The Greater Dayton Apartment Association's charitable arm, "The Rent Foundation," is again hosting a "Nite at the Races" event on Friday night, November 18th. For the first time ever, this year's event is being held at the ARBOR HALL in Dayton. You will be able to bet cash and win cash on horse races shown on the BIG SCREEN and so much more. Saddle up! Are you ready? Because ...... HERE'S THE SKINNY on “NITE AT THE RACES … [Read more...] about “Nite at the Races” is Back!
Familiar food and faces, in new places, is what you can expect this Monday. Popular Centerville restaurant "Archer's Tavern" expands to a second location tomorrow, and the buzz has been very positive from training day. A new atmosphere, larger than the original restaurant, and an enclosed patio area are some of the featurea. But don't worry, you can still eat your favorites as they have kept the EXACT same menu ! Food Adventures was able to grab a table on training night, and we are pleased to announced that the food was terrific and the service was great. They have a tried and … [Read more...] about Extra! Archer’s Opens New Location Monday!
Pizza is a $30 billion industry in the United States and while Chicago and New York may get a lot of buzz for their pizza, Dayton is right up there for pizza lovers. Smart Asset compared 137 U.S. cities and determined the top 25 cities for pizza lovers by looking at "factors which would matter most to a true pizza-lover," according to its website. Dayton ranked 7th in their most recent rankings. Those factors included the cost of living, the number of pizza places per 10,000 residents, the average Yelp score for pizza places, and the percentage of pizza places on Yelp with a rating higher … [Read more...] about Monday Pizza Lovers Deals in Dayton
One legendary restaurant site, will turn into another legend this winter. The site of the new Cassano's / London Bobby Fish & Chips will be at 4029 N. Main St. in Dayton. Food Adventures has learned that the site will not only be a new Cassano's, but they are planning on offering an entire London Bobby Fish & Chips Menu. HERE'S THE SKINNY: --- The new restaurant is expected to open in the October/November time frame. --- The site is on the grounds of the recently demolished Old Hickory Restaurant at 4029 N. Main St. in Dayton. --- For you nostalgic Daytonians who … [Read more...] about Cassano’s to Open London Bobby On Old Hickory Site
Pizza! Wine! Pasta! Tiramisu! That's what is promised at the first ever, one-night-only, Food Adventure dinner at Giovanni's Italian Restaurant! FIVE DINNER COURSES, 2 WINES TO SAMPLE, 1 NIGHT ONLY ! YES ! We are opening the restaurant just for our group only - a true private party! BUY YOUR TICKET HERE - They are only available online through Dayton Most Metro The one-of-a-kind event will happen at 6:30pm on September 19th. Take your tastebuds on a tour of Italy at this legendary Miami Valley eatery. Every week, all year, the Food Adventures crew shares articles here on … [Read more...] about Join Us For A Giovanni’s Food Adventure!
***** WIN A FREE PIZZA WITH THE FOOD ADVENTURES CREW ***** JUST COMMENT BELOW FOR A CHANCE TO WIN - winner will be chosen at random on Monday For decades Daytonians have taken pizza for granted. We don't realize that Dayton, Ohio is one of the most important cities in the world when it comes to the history of pizza. And it is all because of Vic Cassano and his mother-in-law Caroline "Mom" Donisi. Now, 63 years later, The Cassano's franchise is going strong, and not just in the pizza restaurants. Cassano's headquarters on Stroop Road in Kettering is also a facility for dough … [Read more...] about Secrets of Cassano’s and The Dough Plant
On August 19, 1965, after investing his life savings, Marion Glass opened a pizza restaurant at 460 Patterson Road in Dayton Ohio called Marion’s Piazza. When Marion opened his restaurant, it was a first for pizza establishments in Dayton as he offered seating for over 200 customers in his dining room (all other pizza parlors at that time only offered carryout service with no inside dining). Marion selected the name Marion’s Piazza because he liked the idea of an outdoor cafe but realized that this concept would not be successful in Ohio’s climate. Marion therefore, successfully … [Read more...] about 1/2 Price Pizza To Celebrate 51 Years
This FRIDAY July 15th, at 5pm, 18 local food trucks will descend on the Bella Villa Hall on County Line Rd, around the corner from the Greene. If you have been to the Italian Fall Festival, then you are familiar with this venue. But Friday showcases different activities and outside vendors. It promises to be a fun filled, family friendly event and a wonderful evening. Dont miss this chance for an incredible FOOD ADVENTURE ! HERE ARE 20 REASON'S to COME TO THE FOOD TRUCK RALLY at SONS of ITALY'S BELLA VILLA HALL in Beavercreek/Kettering 1 ~ ZOMBIE DOGZ WILL INTRODUCE TWO NEW DOG … [Read more...] about 20 Reasons to Hit Friday’s Sons of Italy Food Truck Rally