All posts by TCP Staff

2019 Dining Guide Award Winners

They’re hot, and you should know them! We served up the categories, you ordered the winners. From local food supporters to producers and consumers, here’s who Toledo craves the most. PLACES | PEOPLE | POTIONS | PLATES PLACES Best Restaurant:Inexpensive Rudy’s Hot Dog Various locations. rudyshotdog.com For nearly 100 years, Rudy’s Hot Dog has been

Creative Corner: Jake Spencer and Jacob Parr

Jake Spencer Years lived in Toledo: on and off ~20 years One song lyric to describe my ideal self: “I would walk 500 miles, and I would walk 500 more. Just to be the man.” The best thing I’ve ever eaten in Toledo was: Kengo sushi. The street I drive on/walk on most often is:

2019 Beer Guide

Special Advertising Section Crafts, drafts, bottle and cans, Toledo runs on beer. Not sure who’s slinging your suds? Meet these “lager than life” beer lovers. Andrew Mancy The Stubborn Brother Pizza Bar 3115 W. Bancroft St. 419-720-1818. 11am-11pm, Monday-Thursday & Sunday 11am-midnight, Friday-Saturday Stubbornbrother.com If I don’t know what kind of beer I want, how

Toledo According to Nick Corbin

Years lived in Toledo: Approximately 28, I lived elsewhere for about five years. Occupation: Filmmaker and English instructor. My story, in one sentence: Bad kid became not so bad adult. One song lyric to describe my ideal self: “Why are you still trapped in mazes you designed?” VOLA – Inmazes. Most people know me for:

2019 Poetry & Fiction Contest Winners

Our staff carefully read the many submissions to our Poetry and Fiction contest and, while it was a difficult decision to narrow the ones we loved down to only three, these stood out to us for their perspectives on Toledo. All are about memories of our city— some that feel warm and bright from a

A Roundup of Toledo’s Favorite Patios

Summer is here and it’s time to shake off that cabin fever. What better way to do so than by taking advantage of one of Toledo’s many restaurants offering patio seating? Check out our 2019 Patio Guide, and then read our roundup for more of the Toledo Area’s best spots. Downtown The Blarney 601 Monroe St.,