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Must-attend food events in May

Must-attend food events in May

Grab these exclusive flavors from King of Pops on May 4 to celebrate National Orange Juice Day. Photo Handout Whether you’re looking to improve your cooking skills or looking for a new adventure for your taste buds, May is full of events for food lovers.
Head to The General Muir for a $17 Sunday supper

Head to The General Muir for a $17 Sunday supper

Photo credit: Andrew Thomas Lee Head to The General Muir for a classic three-course Sunday supper featuring a salad, spaghetti and meatballs plus garlic knots and a special dessert from pastry chef Chris Marconi for $17.
Brewed to Serve set to open new brewpub in West Midtown

Brewed to Serve set to open new brewpub in West Midtown

Credit: Max Lager’s Brewed to Serve Restaurant Group, Inc., the restaurant company behind Atlanta’s Max Lager’s Wood-Fired Grill & Brewery, White Oak Kitchen & Cocktails and Richards’ Southern Fried, is set to open The Bold Monk, “a brewery, restaurant and beer garden to be located in a 12,000 square foot space in Third & Urban’s Complex West Midtown...
Need to escape from Atlanta traffic? Eat here

Need to escape from Atlanta traffic? Eat here

Hongos Coca at Eclipse di Luna / Ligaya Figueras Dish of the Week: Hongos Coca at Eclipse di Luna The I-85 bridge collapse.
First Look: A flavor of French at Jai Ho Indian Kitchen in Morningside

First Look: A flavor of French at Jai Ho Indian Kitchen in Morningside

Jai Ho Rack of Lamb with rice, garlic naan and mixed veggies. Photo credit- Mia Yakel. Owner Paul Nair and the team behind Atlanta’s Savi Provisions neighborhood markets opened Jai Ho Indian Kitchen & Bar in mid-March in the Morningside space most recently occupied by Madre + Mason.
Dine out for a good cause this Wednesday

Dine out for a good cause this Wednesday

Sweet tea marinated baby back ribs from Twisted Soul Cookhouse and Pours. / Photo by Mia Yakel. For the last 25 years, the dining fundraising event Dining Out for Life has made it easy for people across the country to give back to their local communities.
Wanna win $25 to Krispy Kreme? Find out how

Wanna win $25 to Krispy Kreme? Find out how

Win some fresh Krispy Kreme donuts by participating in this contest. (AP Photo/Nell Redmond, File) Our 2017 Spring Dining Guide is coming out this Thursday.
Head to this new Westside restaurant for $7 Earth Day cocktails

Head to this new Westside restaurant for $7 Earth Day cocktails

Get $7 Earth Day cocktails at Twisted Soul Cookhouse & Pours. HANDOUT / Green Olive Media. Enjoy special Earth Day cocktails for $7 each in exchange for paper or plastic recyclables tomorrow at Twisted Soul Cookhouse & Pours.
Preserving Place closing its doors in West Midtown

Preserving Place closing its doors in West Midtown

Martha McMillin is closing the Preserving Place at the end of April. / AJC file photo A popular West Midtown business that offered canning and preserving classes is closing its doors at the end of the month.
Preserving Place closing its doors in West Midtown

Preserving Place closing its doors in West Midtown

Martha McMillin is closing the Preserving Place at the end of April. / AJC file photo A popular West Midtown business that offered canning and preserving classes is closing its doors at the end of the month.
Upper Room chef gets new gig, brings pop-up with him

Upper Room chef gets new gig, brings pop-up with him

Chef Andrew Bantug at his Upper Room pop-up. Bantug will serve as sous chef at Taiyo Ramen. The creator of popular pop-up Upper Room is getting a new job, along with a new venue to showcase his skills.
A new place for light bulb tea, other ‘hip’ food coming to Buford Highway

A new place for light bulb tea, other ‘hip’ food coming to Buford Highway

Buford Highway has had no shortage of social media-friendly desserts and drinks of late — think Thai ice cream rolls, Hong Kong egg waffles and matcha lattes. Ready for the next big thing? Mist Snack Dessert Bar, which is set to open within the next few days in Orient Center on 4897 Buford Hwy NE in Chamblee, is betting you’ll be lighting up Instagram with pictures of your lightbulb tea...
A new place for light bulb tea, other ‘hip’ food coming to Buford Highway

A new place for light bulb tea, other ‘hip’ food coming to Buford Highway

Light bulb tea will be available at Mist Snack Dessert Bar. / Photo courtesy of Mist Buford Highway has had no shortage of social media-friendly desserts and drinks of late — think Thai ice cream rolls, Hong Kong egg waffles and matcha lattes.
Pan-Asian restaurant coming to Poncey-Highland

Pan-Asian restaurant coming to Poncey-Highland

Pan-Asian restaurant concept CO is opening in Poncey-Highland. Look for Malaysian curry laksa (pictured) on the menu.
First Look: Beer, barbecue and baseball at Terrapin Taproom at SunTrust Park

First Look: Beer, barbecue and baseball at Terrapin Taproom at SunTrust Park

Terrapin Taproom serves Fox Bros. Bar-B-Q favorites. Photo credit- Mia Yakel. Judging from the opening weekend crowds elbowing through every corner of the new Terrapin Taproom at The Battery Atlanta adjacent to SunTrust Park, the combination restaurant, bar and brewery is already a popular destination.
Another beer-related project is headed for the Beltline

Another beer-related project is headed for the Beltline

If you’re a fan of beer, chances are you’ll be spending a lot of time on the Beltline in the near future. Atlanta Business Chronicle reports that yet another beer-focused concept is headed for the Westside Beltline Trail. Banyan Roots Brewing Co.is set to open an 18,000-square-foot brewpub at the Lee + White development along Lee and White streets south of I-20. Dallas–based Stream...
Hookah lounge and bar planned for downtown Atlanta

Hookah lounge and bar planned for downtown Atlanta

B142 is bringing hookah to downtown Atlanta. / We’re not blowing smoke — downtown Atlanta is set to get another hookah bar.
This Atlanta brewery wants to know how you enjoy your beer

This Atlanta brewery wants to know how you enjoy your beer

Brewmaster Jason Pellett of Orpheus Brewing. Photo Credit: Christopher Watkins In celebration of their third anniversary, Orpheus Brewing is running a photo contest from April 19 to May 3 where participants show how they enjoy their Orpheus beer.
Taking MARTA? Here’s where to eat and drink at the busiest stops

Taking MARTA? Here’s where to eat and drink at the busiest stops

Whether you’re one of the many commuters compelled to use MARTA because of the recent I-85 bridge collapse or you’re a public transit user on the regular, we have you covered if you’re looking for the best places to eat and drink within walking distance of your favorite MARTA station.
Healthier dining options coming to Georgia Tech

Healthier dining options coming to Georgia Tech

Handcrafted smoothies from Nectar Cafe. Contributed photo. At Georgia Tech, students and faculty will have healthier dining options offered by Nectar, an Atlanta-based healthy lifestyle cafe.
Bacchanalia now open in new location

Bacchanalia now open in new location

Anne Quatrano, the James Beard Award-winning chef and restaurateur behind Bacchanalia, Star Provisions, Floataway Cafe and W.

East coast donut chain announces 3rd Atlanta location

Donut connoisseurs will have another opportunity to create their own donuts at Duck Donuts in Druid Hills, reported Tomorrow’s News Today.
Get ready for Passover with these recipes

Get ready for Passover with these recipes

Get your matzoh on this Passover. (AP Photo/Mike Derer) Are you Seder ready? Passover, starts Monday, April 10, which means who should armed with plenty of (grain free) recipes.
From the Earth Brewing Co. coming to Roswell

From the Earth Brewing Co. coming to Roswell

Credit: From The Earth Brewing Co. Atlanta restaurant veteran Tim Stevens, formerly of Cook Hall in Buckhead and the Buckhead Life Restaurant Group, is set to open From the Earth Brewing Co.

This is not your average mushroom pizza

The maitake pizza, aka No. 6, at Vero Pizzeria. / Photo courtesy of Word of Mouth Restaurant Group Dish of the Week: Maitake mushroom pizza at Vero Pizzeria It’s spring and mushrooms are on our mind.
A new restaurant is coming to a Hartsfield-Jackson area hotel

A new restaurant is coming to a Hartsfield-Jackson area hotel

Rendering of Hickory & Hazel. / Photo handout Travelers through Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport and south Atlanta dwellers will soon have a new spot to eat and drink.
Sorry, Atlanta — that ‘In-N-Out Burger coming soon’ sign is almost certainly a prank

Sorry, Atlanta — that ‘In-N-Out Burger coming soon’ sign is almost certainly a prank

In-N-Out burgers aren’t coming to Atlanta — at least not right now. / Photo from Austin American-Statesman It seems almost too good to be true — beloved West Coast burger chain announces its first Atlanta location with a sign asking potential employees to submit applications.
5 must-attend April events for food lovers

5 must-attend April events for food lovers

Chris Edwards of Restaurant Eugene. / Handout photo Whether you want to improve your cooking skills or just find ways to appreciate the skills of professionals, there are plenty of ways for food lovers to enjoy themselves in April.
Oysters are $1 today at this Midtown hotspot

Oysters are $1 today at this Midtown hotspot

As part of its Shucks Yeah! Party, oysters are $1 today at STK Atlanta. HANDOUT / Caren West PR. Oh, shucks!
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