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Quick Bites: Hampton & Hudson opens, Bacchanalia and Star Provisions relocate, and more

Atlanta’s first Wahlburgers, which was rumored a few months ago, will open at SunTrust Park in time for the Braves’ 2017 home opener. Wahlburgers will open alongside restaurant concepts from Ford Fry and Linton Hopkins. Hampton & Hudson,...Show More Summary

Drink Local: Old Fourth Distillery Vodka

Have you found it hard to stay on top of all the new spirits being distilled here in Atlanta and its surrounding counties? Welcome to Drink Local, a semi-regular series in which we'll feature and taste a range of local products, starting...Show More Summary

Quick Bites: Atlanta Candy Bar opens, Jinya Ramen Bar slated for June, and more

Filo’s, a Greek counter service restaurant, will open in June in Buckhead’s Chastain Square shopping center in the former Café Ago space. The new resto will be a casual neighborhood diner with patio service offering pitas stuffed with...Show More Summary

Why cultural appropriation could be the best (and worst) thing for soul food's survival

Most people don’t ruminate about soul food half as much as they salivate over it. Adrian Miller is the rare exception.…

Quick Bites: Revolution Gelato moves into East Atlanta, One Rooster replaces The Real Chow Baby, and more

Mediterranean concept Kipos Hellenic Kitchen will take over the vacant space left after the January closure of American Food and Beverage at The Shops Buckhead Atlanta. Expect “fresh and robust Greek village foods” modeled after owner Giorgios Bakatsias’s childhood, such as lamb youvetsi, moussaka, grilled octopus, and souvlaki.…

Chef Ali Mesghali of Rumi's Kitchen talks Persian cuisine

Rumi's Kitchen in Sandy Springs has been a beacon of Persian cuisine on the Atlanta dining scene for the past ten years now, but chef/owner Ali Mesghali has gotten some recent attention beyond our city - he was invited to cook at the...Show More Summary

Higher (and tastier) education at Atlanta Food & Wine

The first thing most folks think of when they hear “food festival” is TASTING TENTS! Sure, the tasting tents may be the most gluttonous aspect of the upcoming Atlanta Food & Wine Festival (June 2 – 5), but the real value that sets this...Show More Summary

Quick Bites: Fellini's in Buckhead expands, East Georgia-style 'cue replaces One Star Ranch, and more

Atlanta’s first Whole Foods 365 store will open at the forthcoming North Decatur Square shopping plaza that is slated to open in spring of 2018. The “more sensibly priced” Whole Foods will also feature "several other chef-driven andShow More Summary

Atlanta weekend food events: May 13-15

Friday Ray's at Killer Creek Fri., May 13, 5-8 p.m. A Toast for Tails The dinner features live music and dishes by chef Mike Fuller on the Big Green Egg. Details Petite Auberge Fri., May 13, 6:30-8:30 Fundraiser for Staff Member Help...Show More Summary

Quick Bites: Corner Tavern moves out of East Point, Bludso's becomes a food truck, and more

Chef RJ Cooper, the James Beard Foundation’s 2007 Best Chef (Mid-Atlantic) winner, has been named opening chef at 5Church. The Charlotte-based restaurant is slated to open this spring in the former Shout space at 1197 Peachtree St. N.E. Show More Summary

Get In Ma Mouth: Chili Slaw Dog Edition

Atlanta has the Varsity, Macon has Nu-Way Weiners, and Marietta has Brandi's World Famous Hot Dogs. They all sell variations on the South's claim to hot dog fame - the chili slaw dog - but if I had to stick to one nuclear-red, chili-drenched, slaw-chilled dog for the rest of my days, it would be Brandi's.…

Quick Bites: Joy Cafe plans to leave Buckhead, Pittsburgh gets a new restaurant, and more

The team behind Kaleidoscope Bistro & Pub plans to open Jefe's Tacos & Tequila, at TOWN Brookhaven, according to Tomorrow’s News Today. The new resto will focus on authentic Mexican cuisine and is slated to open this fall in the former...Show More Summary

Atlanta Mother's Day food events 2016

Mom's probably spent much of her life preparing lunches and dinners and meals for special occasions. This time, let her rest and treat her to a great meal at an Atlanta-area restaurant.…

Quick Bites: Sublime Doughnuts opens in Druid Hills, The Pecan closes, and more

A local feline enthusiast will partner with PAWS Atlanta and The Gathering Industries to develop Atlanta’s second cat café. The proposed concept, which could open by fall 2016, involves patrons paying a fee to enter the "cat lounge,"...Show More Summary

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