Dayton Dining

The Last Round Up – Dayton Loses a Good Man


A chefs coat hangs on a hook in the kitchen area.  A somber mood is felt in the air.  Last week, one of Dayton's most humble community supporters was lost unexpectedly.  Bob Medlin, manager of Moraine's Longhorn Steakhouse passed away.  He left a legacy of helping others in the Miami Valley who were less fortunate than him.  Last night was Bob's visitation/funeral and as the crowds came to pay their respects, the one theme was Bob's giving ways.  He had a way of making you think you were his best friend.  Bob Medlin was everybody's best friend.   MUST KNOW THINGS ABOUT BOB … [Read more...]

FUSIAN Returns Home To Open Restaurant #6


As first announced in February of 2014, a second FUSIAN location opens Thursday, May 28th in the brand new Oak Creek Crossing retail development. The quick serve sushi concept opened their first restaurant in 2010 and the Washington Township store is the 2nd Dayton location, with 3 in the Cincinnati market and 1 currently in Columbus, with 3 more scheduled to open still this year.

Brunings Wine & Spinoza’s Launch Summer Series


This debut event kicks off a summer-long wine and pizza pairing series featuring special off-menu pizzas and unique wines available exclusively at Spinoza's

Local Chef to Appear on Food Network’s “Grocery Games”


A local chef is being featured on an episode of Guy Fieri's Grocery Games, a popular evening show on TV's Food Network. Chef Aimee Saling, a Dayton native, will be on episode that airs on Sunday May 24th at 8pm.

The Top 35 Burgers of Dayton


The undeniable top 35 list of the best burgers in Dayton, Ohio. Each is a burger in a class of its own.

Chappys Social House Now Open

FullSizeRender 8

This second Chappys location has 48 beer taps, but according to owner Dave Camplin, " our original location is quite beer-centric, and that works for that location. Here we wanted to expand our drink menu with classic cocktails, like our frozen Pimm's cup, and we have a nice bourbon list and more selections on our wine list. But our food menu is the same, though we'll add some specials as we go."

Warped Wing Invites You To Get Funkdafied


- Mr. Mean Imperial IPA can release ABV:9.7% IBU: 96 - Limited edition 45 sale and release of Mr. Mean record - Limited edition/signed Mr. Mean poster for sale - Funk music by Plaid Room Records & Colemine Records - Jimmie's Streatery will be dishing out some soul food

Jackie O’s Tap Takeover At The Barrel House


We are excited to host this Tap Takover with special guest Johnny from Jackie O's. Come on out and enjoy four of their awesome beers on tap! Mandala Citra ... This double IPA is solely hopped with one hop allowing both the brewer and the consumer to fully taste and smell all the pure hop character Morning Cloak ... A true session hop delight with grainy character from munic and wheat to add lightness to the grist. Aroma is full of oranges, lemon rind, floral nuances, and touches of grapefruit pith Razz Wheat ... 40% white wheat and 60% malted two row create a nice subtle wheat ale. … [Read more...]

Big Day for Owner of Dayton Beer Company

Pete Hilgeman

It’s a huge day for the owner of The Dayton Beer Company – not only is he getting married at his new brewery today, but his “Batch 100” golden strong ale was also chosen from over 350 beers to win the Alltech Commonwealth Cup. The competition is the only professional beer competition in Kentucky and boasted 350 beers from 20 countries and five continents competing for the title.

Brews, Blues and FOOD this Friday !


Diabetes Dayton Riverscape is the place to be this Friday night.  Why?  Because a charity event for the Diabetes Dayton  is gonna rock your world, in a "bluesy" sorta way. The extravaganza is called Big Brews and Blues, and it is one of our favorite annual festivals.   The fest has over 70 beers to sample and of course they have some exceptional blues bands as well.   There is even a charitable auction at the end of the night. But this is Food Adventures, and we tend to focus on the food vendors as much as the beer selection.  So, let us give you our soulful take on this special night … [Read more...]