EVANSVILLE, Ind. — We’re bringing you Tri-State restaurant happenings and food news you need to know. Check out this weekly feature to keep up to date on the latest.
Azzip Pizza has added the new Square Zip pizza permanently to the menu at the North Park location. It is inspired by Detroit-style pizza with a thicker, pillowy crust edged with crunchy baked-on cheese. Try one of the house suggestions, or choose your own toppings. All Azzip Pizzas will offer it by the middle of May.
Azzip Pizza North Park — 4660 N. First Ave.; 812-250-8947
Ben and Penny’s Ice Cream Shop on the Newburgh riverfront is opening next Thursday, April 15. Enjoy cones, extreme shakes, sundaes, banana splits and all your other favorite ice cream creations alongside smoothies and snacks such as chili dogs and Ms. Penny’s freshly baked cookies.
Ben and Penny’s – 20 Water St.; Newburgh; 812-858-2556
Domo Japanese Hibachi Grill, Sushi and Ramen is open on Green River Road. Enjoy a show at the hibachi tables, enjoy traditional nigiri sushi, sashimi or rolls, or go for a bento box with a selection of Japanese favorites. Don’t miss the house special ramen noodle soup, which is offered in seven varieties. Beer and wine are available.
Domo – 215 N. Green River Road; 812-491-0003
The Farmer and Frenchman has debuted a new spring menu. New items include grilled shrimp and vegetable brochette skewers on dressed greens, Salmon Provencal on rice with roasted potato wedges and vegetables, lamb chops with green herb sauce and summer vegetables, and braised beef short ribs on wide pasta with mushrooms.
Farmer and Frenchman — 12522 Highway 41 S.; Robards, KYy.; 270-748-1856
The Lawndale Supper Club is a food truck gathering every Saturday and Sunday from Saturday, April 17, through Sunday, May 9, at the Lawndale Shopping Center. The event is raising money for local community theatre groups, which have been hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic. Each weekend will benefit a different group, including the Evansville Civic Theatre, Stage Two Productions, Newburgh Community Theatre and Children’s Theatre of Evansville. Attending trucks include Jeanne’s Gelato on the Go, Jayson Munoz Caters, La Plaza Mexican, Hot Diggety Dog, Divas Cookin, Lashbrooke’s Barbeque, Queen B’s Cuisine and possibly others. On Saturdays from 4-6 p.m. there will be live entertainment from local theatre talent. Masks when not eating are strongly encouraged.
Lawndale Shopping Center – 720 S. Green River Road
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