Spotlight on Dusk Till Dawn Fried Chicken and Seafood

Spotlight on Dusk Till Dawn Fried Chicken and Seafood

Dusk Till Dawn Fried Chicken and Seafood has our attention with just the name! This new addition to Wabash Landing gives a fresh menu in the American cuisine department, and we think that’s cool! Are you even American if you don’t love one of these two things: fried chicken or seafood?! Anyway, check out some of the details below, and then go check out this Greater Lafayette, IN restaurant for yourself! About Dusk till Dawn Fried Chicken and Seafood Okay, so they reeled us in with the name, but now, we introduce: the menu. As you’ll see below, the menu has all sorts of things to choose from. The obvious, fried chicken and seafood, take up the majority of the menu, but there are plenty of variety of a seafood, chicken cuts, and sides to choose from. The great, seasoned breading on the chicken is amazing, so go for it! Also, check out that lobster and craw-fish boil! YUM! Here are a couple of extra things from the menu that really ticked our fancy: Haagen Dazs ice cream (WHAT?! Yes, please!) and the slight Asian flare! Check out the pot-stickers as a side or quality teas offered for beverage. If you’ve ever been out of the United States to travel, you’ll know that Americans are known for large portions. Dusk Till Dawn lives up to that American cuisine standard in this category as well! Everything comes in great, generous portion sizes, and you’ll love to feast on this goodness. We hope you get the chance to check out this piece of Lafayette, IN! Dusk Till Dawn Fried Chicken and...
Spotlight on The Whittaker Inn

Spotlight on The Whittaker Inn

Something new and exciting opens its doors this week: The Whittaker Inn. About The Whittaker Inn “With decades of hospitality experience, Elizabeth and Andrew Whittaker’s goal is to deliver the finest overnight stay and meeting venue in the Greater Lafayette Area. The Whittaker will be a one-of-a-kind destination in this area featuring personalized service, unique local fare with an international twist and instant memories.  We invite you to celebrate, educate, and collaborate, at The Whittaker.” So, what does all that mean? Practically, you can expect: 15 custom designed rooms and suites, breakfast always included in your overnight rate, and some exposure to international delicacies through food, entertainment, and more! The Whittaker conveniently sits close to 2 golf courses. We love easily accessible entertainment! They’ve got a large patio for down time, business meetings, or late night hang outs. With eyes to involve the local community, the Whittaker serves up Copper Moon coffee, and it also has tables from Purposeful Design, a company in Indianapolis. Our take: we think the Whittaker is thoughtful. They’ve thought through details and more details, all to provide you with the best night stay you can have away from home. The owners, the Whittakers, are knowledgeable and passionate about their field in Hospitailty Management, and it shows! As Purdue Alumni themselves, they’re thinking about the next generation by offering internships to students. Boiler UP! Check out this article about the Whittaker in Purdue’s Council Newsletter! Upcoming at the Whittaker Inn The Whittaker officially opened Wednesday, May 1st 2019, accepting its first guests for the night of May 2nd. “The Official Grand Opening and Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony...
Spotlight on Teays River Brewing and Public House

Spotlight on Teays River Brewing and Public House

The Teays River, the underground Greater Lafayette, IN phenomenon, finally gets it’s due attention! Well, we at least get a history lesson about it at this local Lafayette, IN restaurant. Here’s a sneak peak into Teays River Brewing and Public House! About Teays River Brewing and Public House Teays River is a brewery, taproom, and restaurant, and it’s rich in the “about” department. Here are just a few things to note about the fun, unique environment Teays River has to offer! They’re knowledgeable in their regional history, naming the company after details in the restaurant’s location. Click here to view information from their menu and here for more information on the Teays River in general. This brewery, this year, participated in the Bloomington Craft Beer Festival 2019, and they’re members of the Brewers Association and the Brewers of Indiana Guild. These guys take pride in craft beer, creating unique flavors, rooted in knowledge and passion for what they do. Teays serves water from Triton, a water purifying company right across the street from the restaurant. We think it’s pretty cool to see a local company invest into another local part of our community!The menu includes fun items such as candied pork belly, stone fired pizza, steaks, a brisket sandwich, roasted mussels, and more. Click here to view the menu for yourself!Teays welcomes and is perfect for family outings, business meetings, or just a night out with some friends! The interior design is relaxed, but industrial, making it comfortable for all! You’ll love watching your food cook through the window of the open/exposed kitchen. We hope you enjoy this local...
Spotlight on Budge’s Drive In

Spotlight on Budge’s Drive In

Lafayette, IN best kept secret since 1942 Well, shh.. Don’t tell anyone we told you, but we just couldn’t let this one slide under the radar. Budge’s Drive In is on our “Lafayette Favorites: Food Tour” list. So, it looks like we’ve already let the cat out of the bag! Budge’s is quaint and old fashioned but delicious, nonetheless. This secret of Greater Lafayette, IN is open for the season, and we recommend you give it a try! About Budge’s Drive In “Investing in our community for over 75 years,” Budge’s is more than a name around here. It’s a staple part of Greater Lafayette, IN. They’ve passed through different owners throughout these years, but we are thankful for this name, along with its investment, in our community. Budge’s Drive In offers everything you might need for a midnight snack or after a baseball game. We’re talking dive style, deep fried food; ice cream sundaes, cones, and shakes/malts; and all the fountain drinks with flavors you could wrap your mind around. We recommend the cheese fries and a Blue Goo on a cone. Or maybe a banana split will float your boat. YUM! Budge’s Drive In Hours, Location, and Reviews Budge’s Drive In currently opens Monday – Saturday from 10:30 A.M. – 9:00 P.M. and Sunday from 2:00 – 9:00 P.M. during season. Follow on Facebook or their website for the most up to date information on when they open and close for the season. Please note that the grill closes 45 mins before the closing time! Come in by 8:00 P.M. to make sure you get the burger...
Spotlight on Bennett’s Greenhouse

Spotlight on Bennett’s Greenhouse

Bennett’s Greenhouse is the place to be in Lafayette, IN during Spring time. This full nursery prepares you for your best Spring Time life, giving you anything and everything you need for a beautiful yard, potted indoor plants, or garden! We’re especially thoughtful about Bennett’s Greenhouse because of the upcoming holidays: Earth day is April 22nd, 2019 and Mother’s Day is May 12th, 2019. Bennett’s can provide you with a gift for your Mama or a tree to plant in doing your part for the Earth! You’ll see many things at Bennett’s, including: potted indoor plants, annuals and perennials for your landscaping, topsoil, garden starters, yard decoration, fresh cut flowers, mulch, and more! About Bennett’s Greenhouse Bennett’s is your one stop shop! There are four main parts to their business: Garden Store“Everything from the ground up to help beginners and masters maintain their lawn & garden.”Floral and Gift“Everything to decorate your lawn & home, including custom made pieces by our designers.”Nursery“Everything from the ground up for trees, shrub, perennials & more.”Greenhouse“Bennett’s grown annuals, houseplants, exotic and holiday plants.” Bennett’s opens it doors to educate any and every level of gardening personal, create with you complementary plant designs, and alleviate stress to gardening. We love Bennett’s and you’ll love it too. One other thing to note is their local delivery option. Be sure to check with employees on site when you’re there to know more about convenient delivery to your Greater Lafayette, IN home! Don’t know where to begin? Click here to view a blog on “How to Start an Herb Garden from Seed.” Bennett’s Greenhouse Hours, Location, and Reviews...
Spotlight on Dog N Suds

Spotlight on Dog N Suds

One of the sure signs of spring in Greater Lafayette, IN is Dog N Suds sweeping away their Christmas tree pine needles to prepare for their opening day. This year, Dog N Suds‘ opening day is February 25th, 2019. We’re excited to begin this season with Greater Lafayette, IN! Join the community at Dog N Suds for a coney dog sale for the first 3 days they’re open. That’s 99 cent coney dogs for all day Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday (February 25th – 27th, 2019)! Dog N Suds History According to the Dog N Suds official website, “Dog n Suds had a humble beginning back in 1953 in Champaign, IL when Don Hamacher and Jim Griggs, two music teachers from the University of Illinois, opened a hot dog and root beer stand. Rapidly, Hamacher and Griggs’ success became known in Central Illinois, which led them to forego the teaching profession and get into the fast-food franchising business full time. Dog n Suds in the 1950s, 60s, and 70s became one of the most successful fast-food franchises in the country. “ The Lafayette, IN Dog N Suds’s been rocking their location since 1956. In 2005, Dog N Suds welcomed the West Lafayette, IN location into the family. Today, ” 66 years later, Dog n Suds is still alive and well with 20 restaurant locations around the country and retail sale of its ‘World Famous’ Root Beer through a network of distributors nationwide.” Dog N Suds Menu The classic feel and style of the drive up at Dog N Suds is something we all know and love about it! However, coney...