There's a new restaurant in Huntington, and it's on the move. Fair to Middlin' is a mobile restaurant that's the brainchild of owner/chef Nicholas Taylor.
The small barbecue shop has moved across the river from downtown Huntington to South Point, Ohio, and is now near the Big Sandy Superstore. The move was not one originally planned by owner Shawn Stowers.
HUNTINGTON - A former Sam's Hotdog Stand franchise, "Chilidog Company" is the newest hot dog stand in town.
HUNTINGTON - Established in Ontario, Canada in 1995 the Pita Pit is a quick service food chain offering a fresh alternative to sandwiches.
HUNTINGTON - The cold weather that plagued the Tri-State area in late February and early March may have been a headache for some local businesses, but one Huntington landmark took a cosmetic blow as well. Since 1959 the iconic giant root beer mug atop Frostop Drive-In has greeted motorists entering Huntington along Hal Greer, but on Feb. 19, temperatures dropped so low that paint actually fell from the mug and shattered. Restoration will start on the mug this week to get it looking like its old frosty self once again.
The self-proclaimed "Cadillac of Pizza Places," Monty's Original Pizza dates back to 1956 making it one of the oldest pizza joints in town.
BARBOURSVILLE - Whether you're looking for a healthy snack or have special diet needs because of a food allergy, there's a new dining option for you in Barboursville.
BARBOURSVILLE - In November 2012 Annette Cambell and her daughter Sassa Wilkes opened a small bakery called Sweet & Sassy on Brady Street.
The self-proclaimed "Best Joint in Town" started as a small sandwich shop, but has grown into a barbecue and catering business. Since opening, the shop has done everything from individual lunches to large-scale catering events. Though the menu may differ depending on what is on the smoker each day.
MILTON - A classic style American diner, Shonet's Country Cafe has been serving home style cooking and some of the best pie in the Tri-State.