Here’s a new twist on the “food truck finds bricks ‘n’ mortar home” in which the Smokeasy Mobile Cigar Lounge is staking a claim on the former Pesto’s space downtown and inaugurating its own members-only club: Smokeasy The Private Lounge. Given the many recent public discussions about the future of downtown Louisville, any mention of 566 S. Fifth St. is likely to cause observers to fondly recall Pesto’s, which enjoyed a lengthy run from 1988 through 2020 (the pandemic put paid to Pesto’s), but it bears a footnote that just before P ......Read more