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April 28, 2017

Barista Alley brings specialty coffee, smoothie bar to downtown Greer

On March 21, another specialty coffee shop was welcomed into the greater Greenville area. Barista Alley, located in downtown Greer, is owned by Andrew Carter and […]
April 21, 2017

Sciortino’s brings New York-style pizza to Greenville

Located 15 minutes from  the BJU campus, Sciortino’s Trattoria & Pizzeria is a small Italian-American restaurant on Pelham Road near I-85. The restaurant features pizzas, calzones, […]
April 21, 2017

Freshman floors to expand after successful year

When the initial reports of freshman floors were confirmed last spring, no one knew what to expect. The change was an entirely new precedent for the […]
April 14, 2017

Treat your taste buds with Tropical Smoothie Café

The Greenville area now boasts its first Tropical Smoothie Café, and the café has arrived just in time to meet the energy needs of students preparing […]
April 7, 2017

BJU hosts prayer breakfast in memory of Jacobs

Bob Jones University hosted the inaugural Allen Jacobs Memorial Prayer Breakfast at 7 a.m. on March 16. More than 200 people attended the breakfast, with the […]
March 31, 2017

Farmhouse Tacos brings organic variety to Greenville restaurants

Travelers Rest welcomed a new farm-to-table restaurant, Farmhouse Tacos, to its busy Main Street in January. The restaurant’s mission is evident in their slogan, “Hand Crafted. […]
March 10, 2017

Yellow Ginger Asian Kitchen offers array of Southeast Asian cuisine

When chef Alex Wong came to the Greenville area from Malaysia 20 years ago, he had no idea what the result might be. Little did he […]
March 3, 2017

The Funnel Cake House features carnival-style food

Located on North Pleasantburg Drive across the bridge behind the women’s residence halls, the newly opened The Funnel Cake House serves a variety of traditional carnival-type […]
February 24, 2017

Sidewall: handcrafted pizza with charitable cause

Sidewall Pizza Company offers a unique, open atmosphere as an alternative to other crowded restaurants. Located at 35 S. Main St. in Travelers Rest, this modern, […]
February 17, 2017

Biscuit Head puts spin on traditional Southern biscuits

Biscuit Head, located on Church Street in Greenville, strives to serve patrons a delicious Southern breakfast under the direction of Jason and Carolyn Roy, a husband […]
February 10, 2017

M&G closes temporarily, Heritage Green permanently

On Jan. 27, Bob Jones University announced via a press release that both Museum & Gallery locations will be closing this February. While the downtown location […]
February 3, 2017

Jī-Rōz: authentic fresh Greek food

Jī-Rōz A Greek Joint, an exclusive farm to table Greek restaurant, recently opened on Jan. 4, adding yet another dimension to Greenville’s restaurant diversity. Jī-Rōz (pronounced […]
February 3, 2017

AAF connects students to local design opportunities

The American Advertising Foundation, established in 1905, promotes the functions and values of advertising through a network of advertisers, agencies, media companies, local advertising clubs and […]
January 27, 2017

Afghan Cuisine at Aryana adds downtown diversity

Located on East Coffee Street downtown, Greenville’s first and only Afghan restaurant is about a 10-minute drive from the BJU campus. Aryana Afghan Cuisine opened about […]
December 9, 2016

Chuy’s blends borders with Tex-Mex cuisine

Located on Woodruff Road in Greenville, Chuy’s is a Tex-Mex restaurant that has won the hearts of the greater Greenville area. On a Saturday night at […]
November 11, 2016

Start your day the sunny side up way: Eggs Up Grill

Want breakfast for lunch? Eggs Up Grill is a breakfast-serving, highly-rated restaurant with two locations in Greenville—one on Augusta Street and the other on Woodruff Road, […]
November 4, 2016

Market-style cafe downtown offers good eats

Caviar & Bananas is not your average restaurant name, but Caviar & Bananas is also not your average restaurant. Caviar & Bananas is a market-style café […]
October 21, 2016

Makers Market to feature and sell handcrafted art

The Museum & Gallery Makers Market will be held  Saturday during BJU’s 2016 Homecoming weekend. This is a free event that is open to everyone—students, alumni […]
October 14, 2016

The Chocolate Moose leaves tasty tracks downtown

The Chocolate Moose is not your typical bakery. Originally situated on Main Street for five years, the shop relocated to South Main Street under new ownership […]
September 30, 2016

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