Food & Drink Reviews Archive

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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Wine & Wings Fundraiser at Watt’s Roost Vineyard, May 3rd

Is it impossible to pair wine with wings? Definitely not according to Watt’s Roost Vineyard, When Pigs Fly BBQ, and The Tutoring Center. This Friday, May 3rd, we invite you to make the call at this year’s “Wine & Wings Fundraiser” at Watt’s Roost Vineyard. Anyone looking for an excuse to drink excellent wines and […]

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Take a Tour at Smooth Ambler Spirits

Not only did the Scotch-Irish bring fine whiskey-making skills to our mountains but Appalachia’s water, grains, and mountain air make for ideal conditions to distill and age these spirits in Greenbrier Valley. Located just 5 miles outside downtown Lewisburg, Smooth Ambler Spirits is pleased to open their distillery to the public for free tours so […]

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Have a Good Chili Recipe? Prove it!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Food & Drink Reviews

The Irish Pub on Washington St. and IGLOO Design Workshop are hosting a chili competition for all! Individuals, teams, restaurants, and chefs are invited to cook up their best batch and put it to the test in a friendly cook-off on Saturday, March 23rd. This will be the second of what we hope will become […]

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South Mountain Grille at Snowshoe Mtn.

On top of Snowshoe Mountain, not far from the energetic village, and inside Soaring Eagle Lodge, sits a cosmopolitan restaurant called South Mountain Grille. The ambiance is nice with contemporary lighting, warm colors, and a large open bar taking center stage. The menu and wine list is quite extensive and provides something for everyone. Seafood […]

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Chocolate Bouquets by TLP & Sunday Brunch at 19th Hole, Lewisburg

On the exterior, the 19th Hole Bar & Grille sits on a beautifully manicured golf course and inside the Lewisburg Elks Country Club on 368 Brush Rd. Once inside you’ll be even more relaxed by a casual yet polished country club atmosphere overlooking the golf course. It’s charming enough to bring a date and you’re […]

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LBSPY “Mind your Business” Party, Feb 24th

You are invited to celebrate LBSPY’s One Year Birthday Bash at Del Sol Cantina Grille in downtown Lewisburg on Sunday, February 24th, 6-10pm. Come out and celebrate with us. We will have live music by The Jarmovers (Lewisburg’s Beer Tinged Bar Band! Find them at lbspy.com/band). There is a $10 admission at the door that […]

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Speakeasy Bootleggers Ball II, Feb 23

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Food & Drink Reviews, Leah Deitz, Music

The Second Annual Bootlegger’s Ball is scheduled to be held Saturday, February 23 at Carnegie Hall, 8pm till Midnight. Bootlegger’s Ball II will build on the prohibition theme from last year by adding a vaudeville and burlesque component to the speakeasy. This year’s event is packed with more entertainment acts to include music, dancers, comedy […]

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An Evening of Worldly Wines at 50 East, Feb 22

Vines & Grinds unites with 50 East to host “An evening of Worldly Wines” on Friday, February 22, at 7pm. Wines will be featured from The Country Vintner. Banks Jesser will be present to introduce each wine alongside every course. Featured wines will be available at a special discount price at Vines and Grinds, located […]

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Get Home-Made at Old Spruce Cafe & Tavern, Snowshoe Mtn

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Food & Drink, Food & Drink Reviews

Since 2009, Old Spruce Café, a privately-run Snowshoe landmark continues to please resort guests with their local feel, made-from-scratch meals, and largest beer selection on the mountain. You will also find a menu with 25% vegetarian options (the highest vegetarian choices at Snowshoe), and be greeted with warm hospitality in a stylish environment. A signature […]

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Historic Wonderland w/ Hashtag Lewisburg this July!

Historic Wonderland w/ HashtagWV this July! - This July, we feature the historic wonderland of Elmwood in Union, WV. It is also known as the Hugh Caperton House and was built in the 1830’s It is a two-story, nearly square brick dwelling with Greek Revival details. More features include Carlito’s in Lewisburg, Xander Hitizig’s concerts in the area, summer cocktail recipes, The School […]

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WONDER HOW LBSPY REMAINS FREE? - Wondering how LBSPY gets published and distributed FREE every 2 weeks in print and online? Do we have wealthy parents or did one of us seduce a millionaire? No. Are we financed by bank loans or grant money? Nope, not that either. Until we hit it BIG in the lotto, every issue of LBSPY comes […]