Alex’s Restaurant Closed

ASHLAND, Ore. — A popular restaurant and bar in Ashland is now closed. Alex’s Restaurant locked its doors Saturday after the landlords placed a lien on the property and retook possession. According to the original owner of the restaurant, Alex Reid, the restaurant had been struggling for some time. Reid, who is still the namesake … Continue reading »

Ashland Restaurant To Feature Meat Paintings

By Steven Sandberg PHOENIX, Ore. — A Southern Oregon artist and an Ashland restaurant are teaming up to give diners a chance to “meet their meat.” Artist Sara Burns was commissioned by Smithfields Restaurant to create a series of painting depicting types of meat, including a meat carcass, chickens, and a cow tongue. Burns says … Continue reading »