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GOOD EATS: GET COMMITTED AT THE ASYLUM. BY COY A. FLOWERS

As the temperature drops in the Greenbrier Valley and most creatures, even the human ones, prepare for months of hibernation, local residents Colin Rose and Paula Thomas have decided to rage against our seasonal lull by debuting a new eatery and bar – The Asylum. Located in downtown Lewisburg at the site of the old […]

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GOOD EATS: GET TURNED ON W/ TURNOVERS! BY COY A. FLOWERS

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Coy A. Flowers

Twenty-one years, four months, and a handful of days. This is precisely why April’s Pizzeria in White Sulphur Springs is a local culinary institution in the Greenbrier Valley. Opening on Jan 1, 1993, April’s has severed delicious pizza, sandwiches, pasta, and salads to an unthinkable number of customers. Even during the derecho and other natural […]

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GOOD EATS: SCHOOLED IN CHOCOLATE. BY COY A. FLOWERS

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Coy A. Flowers, Good Eats

At heart, I’m a perpetual student. If I could grab a backpack and head to class every day while providing for my family, I would be deeply happy to spend my days soaking up new and exciting information. So, when Gina Lang at the Greenbrier Valley Baking Company, or GVBC, agreed to open her kitchen […]

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GOOD EATS: WELCOME TO THE SPRING. BY COY A. FLOWERS

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Coy A. Flowers, Good Eats

Who could have possibly imagined it? In the midst of these cold winter months of late, the Greenbrier Valley has pleasantly witnessed the beginning of The Spring. The restaurant that is. Located in the former Fort Savannah in downtown Lewisburg, The Spring is a farm-to-table culinary venture that is run as a nonprofit organization, owned […]

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GOOD EATS: A FOOD STAYCATION. BY COY A. FLOWERS

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Coy A. Flowers, Good Eats

To beat the cold weather of late and find local good eats, there’s no better way to combine dreams of summer with a fantastic meal than to visit Fujiyama Japanese Steakhouse in Lewisburg to enjoy the Beach Roll. As I entered the restaurant, I noticed a large award that the hostess was more than pleased […]

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Take Food to a Higher Altitude w/ Hashtag Lewisburg!

Take Food to a Higher Altitude w/ Hashtag Lewisburg WV this April! - This April, take food to a higher altitude with Hashtag Lewisburg! This month, we feature one of Lewisburg’s newest restaurants, Landings, a farm-to-table experience located at Greenbrier Valley Airport. This issue also features Bennett Wales & The Relief, Greenbrier Valley Brewing Company’s 3-year anniversary celebration, the Legendary 12th Lewisburg Chocolate Festival, a Patsy Cline Tribute, […]

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