Dayton Dining

Restaurants Open On Christmas Day


For all those folks who may not celebrate Christmas, or just don’t want to cook that day, there are indeed a few restaurants that will be open for your dining pleasure.  Of course you can always dine at Waffle House- they never close, but no matter where you dine out, please remember that the staff of these places have given up their holiday to serve you, so please tip generously, as working on a holiday is never fun, but should at least be profitable for those away from their families. As always, if you know of a place we missed, feel free to add it in the comments Amar India Restaurant  … [Read more...]

Merry Shish-mas ! Who wants a $20 gift Card to Shish Wraps?


Twas the night before Shish-mas, and all through the house, stomachs were growling, even your spouse. The stockings were hung by the chimney with care, in hopes that Shish Wraps Gift Cards, soon would be there. Food Adventures has your chance to win a $20 Gift Card to Shish Wraps, and check out their fairly new menu. All you have to do is comment on the story below to be entered in the contest. A winner will be drawn next week at random.

Tea and Scones in Belmont


CommuniTea can host about 30 people for lunch, dessert or just tea. The cozy eatery is just the right place to host a book club, bridal shower or just have high tea. They serve soups, salads and cold sandwiches and Thomas is especially proud of their homemade sconces with are served with homemade 3 berry jam and imported authentic clotted cream.

Jackie O’s Tap Takeover Wed at Fifth Street Brewpub


ifth Street Brewpub is hosting a Jackie O’s Tap Takeover starting at 4pm on Wed, Dec 17th . Join them for a night of outpouring support! The FSB community is coming together on December 17th to help the Athens community recover, and we’re going to do it one beer and raffle at a time. $1 of every Jackie O's sold will be donated to the Athens Union Street Fire Employees Relief Fund in addition to all raffle proceeds.

Beer & Dinner Event Gives Chance to Meet Brewery Owners


Ever wanted to meet the owner of your favorite local or regional brewery? December 18th may be your chance. Stone House Tavern in Waynesville is hosting the first ever IPA HOLI-DAZE Beer Tasting and Dinner Course Pairing. The ONE-NIGHT-ONLY event is an educational celebration of Ohio beer and some of the best India Pale Ales.

Dayton Dining Kicks off 12 Days of Giving


DaytonDining's holiday tradition of 12 days of giving away gift certificates to local restaurants continues in 2014. Get ready for some of the tastiest gifts in town!

Holiday 2014: Give the Gift of DAYTON FOOD !


Stumped on Christmas gifts this year? Tired of the same old same old, same old? DaytonMostMetro's Food Adventures Crew offers up some unique Holiday Gift ideas, guaranteed to please any foodie on your list.

The Long, Cold Fermentation of Beer – National Lager Day


National Lager Day is here! Craft beer has embraced the ale. Is it time to revisit an old friend, the lager?

19th Century Brewery Pouring Up History

Small-batch, unfiltered beers fermenting in oak barrels. Photo: Tom Gilliam

As you step into the brand new 10,500 square foot brewery at Carillon Park, be prepared to step back 160 years, as you are greeted by workers, dressed in costumes from the period, brewing beer using historical recipes from the 1850's. The brewhouse sits against one wall in plain view of the entire restaurant, which cost $3.5 million to build and was made possible by a lead gift from Heidelberg Distributing. The brewery highlights the historical importance beer played in the development of Dayton, often providing families an inexpensive source of calories and nutrients.

Wander The Whiskey Trail At Jungle Jim’s


Travel the Midwest and take part in the American Whiskey tradition without leaving Fairfield, Ohio. Join Jungle Jim's on February 20, 2015 in the Oscar Event Center for the first ever Whiskey Trail. Journey from distillery to distillery and sample some of the finest local whiskies around.