Yes, Myers Park's Providence Cafe is closed, and yes, it's going to be something new from Charlotte Prime, which is the Ruth's Chris franchisee in Charlotte - details to come after some finalizing of details. Stay tuned.
Blue offers a food and wine pairing Aug. 15 focusing on Landmark Vineyards. Among the fare: rabbit ragu with ricotta gnocchi and 2010 Overlook Chardonnay; whole roasted salmon with 2009 Grand Detour Pinot Noir; and lacquered squab breast with pancetta, black currants and Robiola polenta and 2009 Kanzler Pinot Noir. $49; reservations required: 704-927-2583; Hearst Plaza uptown.