Dining & Drink

Healthy Vending Spreading In NWA

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Healthy Vending

Staff Report Fresh Healthy Vending has launched in Northwest Arkansas through franchise owners Dennis and Carla Laing. The Laings currently have 20 Fresh Healthy Vending machines installed throughout the area, and wish to expand by installing additional machines, which offer the option of healthy, natural snacks and beverages such as smoothies, soymilk, fruit, vegetables, yogurt,…

Slow Food? Chances Are You’re Already A Fan!

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Slow Food

By Quinn Montana ’Tis the season for … food! The winter holidays of every sort are upon us. Did you eat a traditional family meal at Thanksgiving with grandma’s family-legacy stuffing or Auntie Mame’s made-from-scratch chocolate cream pie? Would it just not be the holidays without Uncle Joe’s famous gumbo? If you’re like most Americans,…

The Finest & Funkiest Of NWA

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Time to Vote! Tell us about your favorites in The Free Weekly’s annual “Finest & Funkiest” poll. A bit of a disclaimer: Here in Fayetteville, funky is good. In fact we want to “Keep Fayetteville Funky,” so when you see the Funkiest category, we’re talking about what best captures the spirit of Fayetteville or what…

Bar Review: Fresco Cafe

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Fresco Cafe 112 West Center Street #100  Fayetteville, AR 72701 479 455 555 Atmosphere: Casual yet classy The interior of the Fresco Café gives the impression of a well loved (and well decorated) home. The couches, the drapes and the tablecloths are colorful and warm, much like the staff and the owners. The restaurant, which is…

Happy Hour Review

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THEO’S BAR & RESTAURANT 318 Campbell Ave Fayetteville, AR 72701 (479) 527-0086 ATMOSPHERE The bar is dark and airy. It’s pretty darn swanky, and the staff means business. Don’t be intimidated. Under the dark decor, there is a welcoming personality. QUALITY The trick to this Happy Hour is that it’s a short-lived two hours (Monday…

Bar Review: 21st Amendment

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Library of Liquor By Blair Jackson TFW Editor ATMOSPHERE With dozens of shelves and a floor-to-ceiling ladder behind the bar, there is a sense that 21st Amendment is a library of liquor, and with a knowledgeable staff and the largest liquor selection on Dickson, the association is pretty accurate. Dark wood, leather sofas and mounted…