Category Archives: Food

Noodle Nirvana Celebrates Anniversary with New Partnership

God’s Outreach: From left, Anthony and Linda Lowery of God’s Outreach Madison County Food Bank, Noodle Nirvana co-owner Mae Suramek, and God’s Outreach Madison County Backpack Program director Mandy Agee recently celebrated a new partnership that began on July 1. On the first Tuesday of each month for the next fiscal year, Noodle Nirvana will donate 25% of its proceeds and 100% of the entire year’s tips to the backpack program, which provides food to needy children in 22 schools throughout Madison County.

Running a successful restaurant is a challenge in itself, but can that same restaurant also help feed hungry children in 22 schools across Madison County? The answer is yes if that restaurant is Berea’s Noodle Nirvana.

A year ago, Noodle Nirvana embarked on a mission to partner with local non-profits, donating a portion of the restaurant’s proceeds to charitable causes. Noodle Nirvana’s first beneficiary was the New Opportunity School for Women (NOSW). Continue reading Noodle Nirvana Celebrates Anniversary with New Partnership

FOOD SERVICE INSPECTIONS FOR WEEK ENDING 6-9/6-16, 2017

REGULAR INSPECTIONS WITH NO FOLLOW-UP DUE SCORE
Subway #25236, 2161 Lexington Rd. Richmond 100%
Redi Mart #6, 2200 Lexington Rd. Richmond 96%
McDonalds #17024, 340 Glades Rd. Berea 98%
Neon Boots, 265 N. Keeneland Dr. Richmond 100%
Sonny’s BBQ, 1001 Center Dr. Richmond 98%
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Smokin’ Jax BBQ Shop Shooting for July Opening

Smokin Jax BBQ Shop

The folks at Smokin’ Jax BBQ Shop on Richmond Road worked over the weekend to transform a Shell station into one of Berea’s newest restaurants. In a clever twist, the space that was formerly a carwash will be converted for drive-thru service. The restaurant will also have dining space for about 30-35 customers, and the Jackson family is shooting for an opening in July.