Cafe Lou Lou and Oak Street Po’ Boy Festival

cafe-lou-lou-cheeseburger-po-boy-300x200The Oak Street Po’ Boy Festival in New Orleans, Louisiana is in its 8th year. One of our favorite local restaurants, Cafe Lou Lou, with two Louisville locations, is once again throwing their own Po’ Boy party all weekend long as a tribute! A recent menu change at this Louisville restaurant brought one of these creatively delicious, historic New Orleans sandwiches to a permanent spot on Cafe Lou Lou’s menu with the addition of the cheeseburger po’ boy. To celebrate the Oak Street Po’ Boy Festival, they will add a number of special po’ boys to the menu for the weekend of November 21 – 23. Continue reading “Cafe Lou Lou and Oak Street Po’ Boy Festival”

Louisville Restaurants Changing Menus

Variety is a good thing. As I have said before, variety in a restaurant is absolutely necessary to keep your patrons interested and happy. Of course, there’s a fine line that Louisville chefs and restaurant owners walk when they decide to revamp a menu. You have to mix it up, but you don’t want to cause any riots by removing everyone’s favorite menu item. It’s not an easy task. As a chef and restaurant owner you have to act in the best interest of the business, and that often times means that a few people will get ticked off so that the rest of the world will be happy. These decisions are based on consumer feedback as well as statistics and sales data. Following suit nicely in line with the seasonal change, here are a few Louisville restaurants that have recently changed their menus. Continue reading “Louisville Restaurants Changing Menus”