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Dua Vietnamese Noodle shop adding boba tea bar and other Atlanta food and restaurant news from the week

Here’s what to eat, drink, buy, cook and more from the past week in metro Atlanta.

Restaurant news:

Dua Vietnamese Noodle Soup in downtown Atlanta at 53 Broad St. NW, is expanding and opening a boba tea bar in the space previously occupied by Good Phellaz barber shop, according to What Now Atlanta. The expansion would add 3,000 square feet to Dua's existing space. AJC food write Wyatt Williams recently named Dua one of his favorite spots for a cheap lunch downtown.

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Restaurant openings and closings:

HOBNOB Neighborhood Tavern to open second location in Brookhaven

Madre + Mason has closed

Punch Bowl Social to open at The Battery at SunTrust Park

ChowBaby Alpharetta closed after less than a year

Baked now closed in Old Fourth Ward

Lucky's Burgers & Brew now closed in Emory Village


What to eat, cook and buy:

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Beer and cocktails

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