Category Archives: Downtown, NuLu and Butchertown

Fast food follies

Corn dog nuggets
How does A&W get those little dogs to roll around in corn? Photos by Robin Garr

LEO’s Eat ‘n’ Blog with Louisville HotBytes
(A&W’s corn dog nuggets, White Castle’s chicken rings; also Primo and more)

The life of a food critic is not all white tablecloths and fawning service and foie gras for breakfast. Take it from me, folks, sometimes I do these things so you won’t have to.

Occasionally it becomes necessary to follow a food trend wherever it takes us, even when it takes us down a road that I would just as soon avoid.

Let us consider, then, the corn dog nugget.

As I reported in our State Fair feature in August, I feel a once-a-year craving for corn dogs that can only be satisfied with one, annual dog-on-a-stick. OK, maybe two.

But what if these crunchy, fatty delights were available year-round, as close as a familiar fast-food spot?
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Earlier reviews of restaurants in the Downtown Louisville area (and nearby)

The links below go to our older restaurant reviews:

Artemisia
Los Aztecas
Bendoya Sushi Bar
Blu Italian Mediterranean Grille
Bristol Bar & Grille
Browning’s
Buck’s
Check’s Cafe
China Inn
Come Back Inn
Cottage Inn
Cunningham’s
Double Dragon
Dizzy Whizz Drive-In
The English Grill
Flabby’s Schnitzelburg
Fourth Street Live
Joe’s Crab House
Louisville Slugger Field
Luigi’s
Morton’s of Chicago
Mr. Z’s Kitchen
Nord’s Brown Bag
The Oakroom
Old Spaghetti Factory
Ollie’s Trolley
Omar’s Gyro
Park Place
Petrus
Rudyard Kipling
Saffron’s
610 Magnolia
Third Avenue Cafe
Vincenzo’s
Yaching’s East West Cuisine