8th Annual Chilly, Blues, & Brews

GR’s most competitive pro-am chili cook-off is back! The BOB is hosting its 8th Annual Chilly, Blues, & Brews (East) event on Saturday, March 21, and the competition is hotter than ever! This year’s chili cook-off will feature 40 teams of professional chefs and amateurs alike, all competing for the golden ladle trophy. This is a family-friendly event featuring an […]

8th Annual Chilly, Blues, and Brews

GR’s most competitive pro-am chili cook-off is back! The BOB is hosting its 8th Annual Chilly, Blues, & Brews (East) event on Saturday, March 21, and the competition is hotter than ever! This year’s chili cook-off will feature 40 teams of professional chefs and amateurs alike, all competing for the golden ladle trophy. This is a family-friendly event featuring an […]

Food/Beer Pairing Tour

Join us for our first Food/Beer Pairing Tour! You’ve heard of progressive dinners, well this is a progressive pairing experience! The food will be selected to match the specific beer you will be drinking which will be unique to each brewery. You’ll not only leave this tour with a deeper knowledge of how craft beer is made & how to […]

Eklectico Greek Kouzina Nominated for Several Neighborhood Business Awards

Photo courtesy of Yelp One way that the diversity in Grand Rapids shows is through its cuisine, and when thinking of Greek and Mediterranean options the Eklectico Greek Kouzina is definitely one restaurant that shines through. That is why it’s no wonder it has been nominated for a number of Neighborhood Business Awards. Find out more about this establishment, its […]

Waverly Stone Gastropub to Open in the Place of 8th St. Grille

Photo courtesy of Holland Sentinel Fans of the 8th St. Grille can look forward to exciting new developments in the area. Although some may be saddened by the news that the grille will be closing on September 29, it has been announced that its owners will be embarking on a new venture, the Waverly Stone Gastropub, which will be taking […]

Rise Authentic Bakery to Open a Store Front in West Grand Rapids

Photo courtesy of Rise Authentic Facebook Page Rise Authentic Bakery has long been supplying Grand Rapid’s coffee shops, markets, and cafes with their delicious baked goods. Recently they announced the exciting news that they will now be opening a storefront. The storefront will be located on the west side of Grand Rapids and will be a partnership in conjunction with Squibb […]

Danzon Cubano to Open in Grand Rapids’ Eastown

Photo courtesy of Danzon Cubano Facebook Page In the last ten years, Grand Rapids has grown in both size and diversity. As the community continues to expand in these directions, a new restaurant will be opening in the area, bringing the culture and flavor of Cuba to West Michigan residents. Read on to find out more about the highly anticipated […]