Sarah Tuttle

Customers arrived as early as 4:30 a.m. on Wednesday morning. more

Oct 5, 2016 9:31 PM Restaurants


Heather VacLav

The first 100 people to get in the doors will receive free Chick-Fil- A for a year. more

Sep 16, 2016 2:23 PM Restaurants 1 Comments

Deep Dish Pizza

Sarah Finnegan

The menu will include classic Italian and Chicago style foods, such as meatball subs, Italian beef sandwiches, stuffed crust pizzas, baked ziti and other pastas, soups, salads and sides such as prosciutto-wrapped green beans. more

Sep 15, 2016 4:19 PM Restaurants

Read about what is now open, coming soon and other happenings in Hoover. more

May 31, 2016 3:33 PM Businesses


Photo by Frank Couch.

Two longtime Ross Bridge residents said they’d felt that one of the few things their community lacked was an eatery providing a relaxed, family-friendly atmosphere. So they decided to do something about it. more

Apr 28, 2016 9:59 PM Businesses 2 Comments

California Pizza Kitchen

Courtesy of California Pizza Kitchen

Every year on Veterans Day, the California Pizza Kitchen at the Galleria offers free meals to those who have served. This year, however, the owners want to do something extra. more

Oct 8, 2015 1:43 PM Restaurants

Capers on Park Avenue

Photo by Erica Techo.

Capers on Park Avenue, a hub for “soul food with a flair,” opened its doors July 15. more

Aug 27, 2015 9:04 PM Restaurants

Capers on Park Avenue

Erica Techo

Capers on Park Avenue, a new restaurant owned by chef Jay Roberson, welcomed its first customers for a soft opening on July 15. more

Jul 15, 2015 8:53 PM Restaurants 9 Comments


Photo by Jordan Hays.

A new burger chain is coming to Inverness by the end of the year. more

Jun 17, 2015 9:08 PM Businesses

Lorna Road City Projects

Image by Keith McCoy

Los Pedros Mexican Grill will open near Little Caesars and Bargain Hunt in early March. more

Feb 25, 2015 9:54 PM Businesses

Pie Five

Photo by Matthew Allen.

Alabama’s first Pie Five location is opening Friday, Feb. 20, at 4741 Chace Landing Circle, Suite 114. more

Feb 19, 2015 9:07 PM News

Robert and Julia Loerke made their dream of opening a pizza restaurant a reality when they opened their franchises of Johnny Brusco's New York Style Pizza. more

Dec 29, 2014 5:47 PM Restaurants 1 Comments

Chicken Salad Chick

Photo courtesy of Chicken Salad Chick.

Stacy and Kevin Brown emptied out their cupboard on a mission. Their object was to think of any food they had seen restaurants pair with chicken and test it out in chicken salad. more

Nov 25, 2014 2:59 PM Restaurants


Photo by Jessa Pease.

Jack, Sue and Susan Lin’s father owned a Chinese restaurant in Georgia while they were growing up, and they never wanted to follow the family tradition. more

Oct 27, 2014 8:23 PM Restaurants

The third annual Taste of Hoover will take place Thursday from 5-8 p.m. at Aldridge Gardens. more

Sep 22, 2014 9:31 PM People

Cedar's Grille

Photos by Sydney Cromwell.

Under the soaring archways of Cedar’s Grille, Lebanese music and the savory smell of kebabs intermingle. The atmosphere at Cedar’s is as integral to the experience as the food, and that’s just the way owner Ghassan “Gus” Dib designed it. more

Sep 22, 2014 9:31 PM Restaurants 1 Comments

Edgar's Bakery 2014

Photo by Katie Turpen.

Walk into Edgar’s Bakery in the Patton Creek shopping center, and you’ll find that the word “bakery” is a limited description. more

Aug 25, 2014 6:28 PM Restaurants 1 Comments

0714 On Tap

Photo by Jessa Pease.

Now Craig Beegle and his wife, Elaine, own four locations of On Tap, a local sports pub featuring a lengthy list of American craft beers. more

Jul 28, 2014 8:52 PM Restaurants

Bistro Provare

Photo courtesy of Henry Liu Mitchell.

Provare: to try. It’s what you see advanced culinary students doing as they slide a pizza into a brick oven or top a Napoleon with fresh blackberries in the open bistro kitchen at Jeff State’s Shelby Campus. more

Jun 26, 2014 9:03 PM Restaurants

A Meal at the Tip Top Grill

Sydney Cromwell

At the top of a cliff in Bluff Park, a tiny restaurant is serving burgers, hot dogs and one of the best views in Hoover. Despite its limited space, the Tip Top Grill has become a local favorite during its 10 years in business. more

Apr 28, 2014 8:34 PM Restaurants

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