Small Business Spotlight: Knox Roofs

Small Business Spotlight: Knox Roofs

What are some of the top attributes you look for when searching for a contractor? For us, honesty, reliability, and knowledge top our list for finding the perfect servicing company. When doing a home project of any sort, you want the best of the best at the most budget friendly price. Fortunately, we’ve stumbled upon Knox Services for you. Knox Services is not only a professional residential and commercial contractor for the Greater Lafayette, IN area since 1966, but they’re a corporate type, home town business. It’s really the best of both world. Big business professionalism coupled with the local friend’s finishing touches gives Knox Services the leg up in our opinion. Here are a few things Knox Services has to offer for your next home project. Knox Services: Residential / Commercial Roofing Contractor Lafayette / West Lafayette Here’s a fun tidbit from the Knox Services website. It’s from the section titled, “About Us: Our Story“, and the statement shares the heart behind the business. “Knox Roofing was founded in Lafayette, Indiana as a full-service contractor, and broke the mold from day one. We are radically different from most roofing companies in process and philosophy. We love our working relationship with every single client, and work hard to make sure that each specific roof gets the exact attention it needs. We will also work diligently to minimize the effects of doing our work on your day-to-day life. We work hard to get in and out while making sure your roof is in tip-top shape.” Knox Services specializes in roof repair and installation. They offer it for both residential and...
Small Business Spotlight: Wolfies Grill

Small Business Spotlight: Wolfies Grill

West Lafayette, IN welcomed the new face of Wolfies Grill in 2020, and we’re so excited to let you know all the details. It’s not your average grill, but what sets it apart? The interior is like no other sports grill in the area, and the menu items are what’ll keep us coming back for more. Come grab a drink, and enjoy classic menu items or unique ones with a little twist at this Indianapolis family owned restaurant! Wolfies Grill Menu “Wolfpack favorites” include fun and unique flavor combinations. Here are just a few from the menu! Click here to see the entire thing! Smokehouse Pork Nachos“Tortilla Chips, pulled pork, American white queso, roasted black bean and corn salsa, jalapeños, Wolfies dry rub, hickory BBQ”Pecan Crusted Chicken Salad“Breaded pecan chicken, spring mix, dried cranberries, candied pecans, crumbled blue cheese, mandarin oranges, raspberry vinaigrette”Blackened Tilapia Sandwich“Blackened tilapia, shredded lettuce, boom boom sauce, tomato, craft bun”Hand Breaded Tenderloin“Seasoned panko breading, shredded iceberg, tomato, red onion, pickle”Indiana Baby Back Ribs“Wolfies famous dry rub, french fries, House cole slaw, local BBQ | Served wet or dry”Nyla’s Black and Blue Burger“Nyla’s homemade blue cheese, center cut bacon, blackened seasoning, shredded iceberg, red onion, tomato” Visit Wolfies Grill to get your fix on all the cabin feels and aesthetics. Wolfies is going for a North Woods sorta vibe, and we think they did it just right with the cozy stone fireplaces, mock log decor, natural light, and inviting dining chairs. Catching the game here will be top of your list after one visit. Great food and drinks coupled with comfortable seating equals the best place away...
Small business Spotlight: Rusty Taco

Small business Spotlight: Rusty Taco

As the residential area on the South side of Lafayette, IN continues to grow and expand, we continue to welcome new businesses and store fronts there as well. One of those shiny new faces to the South side is Rusty Taco! We’re so thankful for this fun addition to the Greater Lafayette, IN community! The great reviews keep rolling in online, and let’s be honest, there is never-not a time for tacos. Bring them on! What to Expect at Rusty Taco “Tacos are the most important meal of the day.” – Rusty Well, if the quote doesn’t say enough about the Rusty Taco experience, here’s a break down of all the fixin’s happening at this new establishment! Expect a welcoming atmosphere with trendy aesthetic and interior design, beautifully appetizing food displays on your plate, a fast casual dining experience, fantastic and plentiful margarita options, fresh design and ingredients, variety and more variety in all areas of the menu, and so much more! From breakfast tacos to a late night craving answers, enjoy tacos at any time of the day. Sit out on the patio during these beautiful Indiana days! Even choose from three different kinds of queso cheese to eat with your chips. There are seriously so many great selections to make from this menu, that you’ll just need to to check it out for yourself! Rusty Taco is a franchise, but click here to view more information on the story that started it all! Rusty Taco also caters! Click here to view more information on their catering options. Rusty Taco Hours, Location, and Reviews Rusty Taco is open...
Small Business Spotlight: Almadina Restaurant

Small Business Spotlight: Almadina Restaurant

Adventurous, Arabian inspired dine-in and take-out meals are an essential part of Greater Lafayette, IN‘s culture. Due to the growing population and Purdue University‘s diverse reputation, we reap the benefits of amazing, authentic, ethnic meals. Now, here’s a spot for your Mediterranean palate. Hummus, lamb kabobs, shawarma, and so much more are all part of this rich, diverse, cultural food experience. In a prime location off Sagamore Pkwy, try this new joint for some fresh, delicious food! Almadina Menu Click here to view the entire menu online. We’ll rattle off a few suggestions, just in case you’re unsure where to begin. First off, they give you a bread and butter combo with a strong, garlic flavor- on the house! Raw juice and smoothies are options for drinks, along with soft drinks too. Fresh squeezed to order juices from oranges, apples, beets, and more. Here’s a fun one – even dubbed, “Cobra” – combine carrot, orange, beet, radish, and apple. Appetizers include options such a stuffed grape leaves, falafel, hummus plates, spinach pie, meat pie, and more, or start with a chopped salad, crushed lentil soup, lamb chili, or chicken lemon rice soup. Lunch wraps and sandwiches give a budget friendly option. Entrees range from shawarma to shish kabob to lamb chops. There are even shared, combo and party trays available for parties of up to 12 people. Kids are welcome with menu items like chicken fingers and cheeseburgers. The portion sizes do not disappoint. Desserts such as baklava and rice pudding wrap up the food party! As always, please call ahead for updated COVID-19 requirements and policies! This includes...
Small Business Spotlight: Wildcat Creek Winery

Small Business Spotlight: Wildcat Creek Winery

Wildcat Creek Winery changes our Greater Lafayette, IN fun night out plans forever. Established in 2007, this local winery has a wine taste for your favorite pairings. There are a few award winning wines that constantly stay on the menu, but there are plenty of seasonal treats that come and go throughout the year, too. The entire grounds invite you in with lush, beautiful Indiana greenery, and it’ll beg you to stay a little while and relax. About Wildcat Creek Winery “We’re a rustic winery with a focus on Midwestern fruit & hospitality.” The cozy quarters and open pasture land give us all the feels this mission statement describes. You’ll see once you get here, but just trust us. They know the Indiana do’s and don’ts of all things rustic, Midwestern, and hospitable. One thing we love about this local business, is their heart for other local businesses. Through the years, you’ll find Wildcat Creek Winery supporting and selling other products made and sold in the Greater Lafayette, IN area. Cheeses and pairing suggestions from Fair Oaks Farm is one of our favorites in this category. You”ll also periodically see events revolving around artists and promoting their work on the grounds, and we love love love that sort of community involvement! On a regular basis, you can monitor the Facebook and Instagram pages to find special events. Wildcat Creek Winery does a great job at planning and hosting events for things such a Valentine’s Day, Cranberry Harvest, everything Indiana Fall, and more. We recommend these great events for a change of pace! COVID-19 Regulations While inside, Wildcat Creek Winery...
Small Business Spotlight: Noble Roman’s Craft Pizza and Pub

Small Business Spotlight: Noble Roman’s Craft Pizza and Pub

Did someone say pizza? This Indianapolis, IN based company has 6 locations throughout our great state, and one is here in our neck of the woods! There are a few things that make Noble Roman’s stand out in the Greater Lafayette, IN pizza world, but overall, they are a step above because they treat pizza as an art and craft. Noble Romans has fun pizza topping combinations available for you and your taste bud’s delight. Root Beer and Cream Soda on tap add a fun, family friendly option to the pub menu! Come on in for the next game day. Noble Roman’s Craft Pizza and Pub History and Menu You might recognize the name as a gas station pizza or take and bake grocery pizza. Well, you’re not wrong. There are multiple branches of this company, and all those are Noble Roman’s Options. This branch, the craft pizza and pub, is a totally separate part with goals to cater to the “come on in and sit down” crowd. Here are a few things from the website listed as their mission statement! “Dough made from scratch in our glass-enclosed, climate-controlled dough roomUltra-premium, high protein King Arthur brand flour that is never bleached or bromatedEvery pizza is crafted to order from our selection of over 40 toppingsTraditional thinner crust or our signature Deep-Dish Sicilian crustOur famous breadsticks are scratch-made and hand-rolled fresh dailySauce from vine-ripened tomatoes, fresh veggies and filler-free meats and cheesesVariety that includes jumbo fresh salads, house pastas and baked sandwichesThe ‘Piazza Bar’ features over 29 beers and 16 wines, with many craft and local favoritesA self-serve, craft root...