Blog Profile / Omnivore Atlanta


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Archived Since:August 19, 2009

Blog Post Archive

El Burro Pollo pop-up this Saturday

Chef Hector Santiago's sorely missed El Burro Pollo burritos are making a cameo appearance at Urban Cannibals this weekend. Head over to the East Atlanta Village eatery Sat., March 28th to grab one of Santiago's burritos stuffed with braised chicken barbacoa, bandarita sauces, and crunchy slaw in a charred tortilla.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Quick Bites: Boxcar Grocer updates, L5P Corner Tavern reopens, and more

After four years at 249 Peters St. in Castleberry Hill and an early 2015 closure, the Boxcar Grocer will soon reboot with a bigger presence than ever. As owner Alphonzo Cross says he plans to open as many as 20 locations of the hip convenience store across the Atlanta metro — and hundreds nationwide.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Atlanta weekend food events, Mar. 27-29

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BaconFest returns to Masquerade Music Park this weekend

On Sat., March 28 bacon lovers can gather at Masquerade Music Park from 1-6 p.m. for the 2015 BaconFest. The annual Dad's Garage fundraiser will go through about 2,250 pounds of bacon.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

2015 Ramen Fest recap

In Japan, ramen is treated with reverence similar to barbecue-worship in the South. Flavors and styles vary by region.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Former Atlanta creative chasing NYC culinary dreams

The name Fadia Kader already rings bells in certain local circles — particular among the eclectic hip-hop scene she helped season as former promoter of her Broke $ Boujee lifestyle parties in Atlanta. Since decamping to NYC, where she...Show More Summary

Gu's Dumplings makes its Krog Street Market debut

The much-anticipated Sichuan food stall Gu's Dumplings opened at Krog Street Market Tuesday. The stall's debut comes less than two weeks after the Gu's team decided to shutter its successful Buford Highway Sichuan restaurant Gu's Bistro to better focus on the impending Krog Street launch.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Brewpubs out, distilleries in with beer bill House amendments

On the heels of an impassioned blog post from Creature Comforts Brewing Co. published Monday morning and a last-minute call to action from the Georgia Craft Brewers Guild, Senate Bill 63 began its journey through the Georgia House of Representatives with a Regulated Industries committee hearing Monday afternoon. Show More Summary

Three Taverns announces two bottle releases, and a forthcoming sour

Last week, representatives from Three Taverns Brewery did an AMA (Ask Me Anything) Q&A session with Atlanta beer subreddit, ATLbeer. As fans peppered them with questions about homebrewing, churches, and the Clermont Lounge, Three Taverns...Show More Summary

Atlanta Food Events, Mar. 23-29

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Quick Bites: Bartaco Buckhead, new Condesa Coffee open and more

The second Atlanta location of Bartaco opened at 3802 Roswell Road in Buckhead March 15. The first opened at 969 Marietta St. in July, and a third will follow at Inman Quarter (280 Elizabeth St.) this summer.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Atlanta Weekend Food Events, Mar. 20-22

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Ramen Fest competition returns next week

An ideal bowl of ramen is not too salty, not too fatty. Made with chewy noodles and accoutrements like scallions, soft-boiled egg, mushrooms, sweet corn, sliced pork belly, or a fish cake (that white circle thingie with a swirly pink...Show More Summary

Sierra Nevada invites 4 Georgia breweries to inaugural Burly Beers & Barleywines Festival

On March 28, Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. and the North Carolina Craft Brewers Guild are inviting nearly 50 breweries from all over the country to Sierra Nevada's new east coast location in Mills River, NC for the first Burly Beers & Barleywines Festival. Show More Summary

Atlanta Food Events, Mar. 16-22

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Quick Bites: More Jim Stacy restaurants, Obama visits Manuel's, and more

Fifth Group is significantly expanding its restaurant presence, beginning with a South City Kitchen location in Buckhead (and its third in the metro). The first step in its five-year plan will include the new eatery on the first floor...Show More Summary

Beer Job Bill passes Senate floor vote

The Beer Jobs Bill's Senate run ended on a positive note Friday morning, when it passed through the Senate floor vote (51 yeas, 5 nays) with amendments. Narrowly making today's Crossover Day cutoff, SB 63 is now off to the Georgia House of Representatives to start the whole process again.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Atlanta St. Patrick's Day food events and more

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Buford Highway Sichuan restaurant Gu's Bistro has closed

Chef/owner Yiquan Gu's popular Buford Highway Sichuan restaurant Gu's Bistro has closed. The restaurant, which first opened in December 2010, announced the news Friday morning.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this stor...

Hired Guns chef series return to Gunshow

Kevin Gillespie's Glenwood Park hotspot Gunshow kicks off another round of its Hired Guns series this month and welcomes to town Chef Jason Alley of Richmond's Comfort and Pasture. … [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

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