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Posted on May 03, 2019 at 8:00:00 am by Jasmine B.

Splashin' Around in Fort Wayne, Indiana

It's finally starting to feel like spring in Fort Wayne, Indiana and so naturally, we can't stop thinking about summer! We experience the entire range of the seasons here, and we embrace them full-heartedly... including the opportunity to cool down, which there are plenty of here! 

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Posted on April 01, 2019 at 8:00:00 am by Fort Wayne Magazine

The Best Barbeque in Fort Wayne, Indiana

In many parts of the country, lines get drawn when people talk about barbecue. There are many reasons why this doesn’t happen in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

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Posted on February 27, 2019 at 8:00:00 am by Elaina R.

What's Open on Sundays in Fort Wayne? An Eater's Guide

When I first moved to Fort Wayne, Indiana in late 2015, I was surprised to find that some of my favorites restaurants around here were closed on Sundays. In fact, the only place I could find to have dinner on a Sunday was Scotty’s Brewhouse, a Midwestern chain restaurant. All my favorite local joints seemed to be taking the day off, especially the ones that served meals past brunch.

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Posted on May 03, 2018 at 12:00:00 pm by Lauren C.

Did Somebody Say Ribs??

Crazy about ribs? You're in luck. Fort Wayne is home to many establishments, where you can find a good rack 'o ribs. Here are a few options:

Ziffle's Rib Bar: Located on the northeast side of town, mouth watering ribs, wings, pizzas and rolls are just a few favorites at Ziffle’s. Locals keep

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Posted on November 13, 2015 at 5:00:00 am by Jessa C.

Best Of Indiana Winners!

Congratulations Kuenhert Dairy Farm and Shigs In Pit for being winners of Visit Indiana's Best Of Indiana Awards. As the Best U-Pick and the Best Barbecue Joint respectively, visitors to Fort Wayne are in good company to have some good food and a fun experience at a Dairy Farm! In addition,

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BBB-LogoLife is about appreciating an indulgence from time to time. After all, you gotta live once and while! If you like beer, bourbon, and bacon, you're in luck! The Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory is hosting a festival celebrating these three Bs. Join other food and drink aficionados

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Posted on January 28, 2014 at 9:00:00 am by Michelle M.

Comfort Food - Fort Wayne Style

I’m sure there’s a psychological reason for it but during the summer I crave salads and lighter fare while during the winter I crave comfort foods like warm soups, creamy potatoes, and stews that warm you from the inside out. It was certainly hard grueling work but I managed to do the

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Posted on July 31, 2013 at 5:00:56 am by Lauren C.

Get your BBQ on in the Summit City

There's something about summer that seems to evoke a craving for BBQ. Luckily for those who are crazy for this all-American fare, there are several local places to get your fix. Here are a few to start:
  • Shigs In Pit: "Shigs" offers a wide variety of smoked meats and outstanding side dishes,
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