Tamale Shak II opening soon. Here’s the menu.

The popular Tamale Shak on 30th Avenue in Gulfport is branching out to Buoy’s Bar and is planning a Second Saturday opening. Owner Wendy Reed has partnered with Toni Strickland to open Tamale Shak II with the same menu as the original restaurant. Think tamales and more. Toni said, “Everything is fresh made-to-order, the tamales…

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100 Men Hall for sale: Old Cuevas Bistro closes

This was posted yesterday on Old Cuevas Bistro’s Facebook page:   And in case you haven’t seen this note from Kerrie today:   I’ll have some good news tomorrow. Promise.  

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Bay Council agenda: PD public hearing, Blind Tiger, Dan B’s, noise, P&Z, DOJ, vetoes & more!

Notebook Note: Come early and dress comfortably. This one has something for everybody. Happy New Year! AGENDA BAY ST. LOUIS  CITY COUNCIL MEETING JANUARY 3, 2017 4:30 p.m. Public Hearing 5:30 p.m. Meeting PUBLIC HEARING – Bay Saint Louis Police Department Services (4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.) 1. Guests a) Rod Ward and Thomas Genin…

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Avocado’s opening in 2017. Here’s the menu.

A new Mexican restaurant named Avocado’s is coming to Bay St. Louis in the new year. The owners are completely remodeling the old Scafidi’s Wheel Inn site at 820 U.S. 90 for the restaurant which is scheduled to open in mid-February. “We’re doing the whole building – the plumbing electrical, walls, ceilings and bathrooms,” said…

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P&Z recap: Fais do no

Bay St. Louis Planning and Zoning Commissioners said no to Billy Conner Jr.’s application for a special exception to the zoning ordinance to open a lounge in the Depot District. Plans include blues, jazz and Cajun music in the evening hours. Neighbors objected to potentially more noise and other public nuisance problems in the area. Commissioners…

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It’s Second Saturday!

And, today we have added a new feature:  tours of cool homes and cottages in the Old Town Bay St. Louis District.  This is all part of the Shop Local Campaign and will tie in to benefit a local charity, the Hancock County Food Pantry.  Go to the info booth at Hancock Bank on Beach Blvd.…

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More waters open to shrimping

 The Mississippi Department of Marine Resources opened additional waters for shrimping today (Thursday, Oct. 20). Beginning at 6 a.m., all waters south and west of a line beginning at Biloxi Bay Channel Beacon “18,” running northwesterly to Biloxi Bay Channel Beacon “22” then northwesterly to Biloxi Bay Channel Beacon “26” then westerly to Beacon “34,”…

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Italian Garden opens today. Here’s the menu.

Italian Garden Restaurant at 828 U.S. 90 in Bay St. Louis opens today at 11 a.m. with a full menu featuring baked pastas and pizza. The owners are Giovanni Karelli and Merdita Sadiku. Giovanni’s father is from Palermo, Italy, and the family has been in the restaurant business for years in Oklahoma. They were looking…

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Restaurant closes, bar expands

Lil Joe’s Restaurant across from the Depot closed Sunday (Oct. 9) after three years in business. In a note taped to the door, the Dedeaux family and staff thanked their customers and said the adjacent Lil Joe’s Bar “will continue to be open and will be expanding.” (Will that sign on the roof come down,…

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