FOOD NEWS – January / February 2018

Himitsu. This posh cocktail lounge next to Umi, which was designed by Brit Tom Dixon, was named Best Bar in the World in the inaugural Surface Travel Awards. Surface, the design magazine, chose the honorees based on their thoughtfully conceived spaces and products. 

Himitsu
3050 Peachtree Road N.W.
Atlanta 30305
puraibeto.com/himitsu

Johnny’s Hideaway. Though the iconic Buckhead spot recently celebrated its 38th birthday, it’s keeping things fresh […]

FEATURED RESTAURANTS – January / February 2018

A sampling of great eats in and around Buckhead.

The ostrich—yes, ostrich— medallions from 10 Degrees South are pan seared in a red wine and rosemary sauce.

The ostrich—yes, ostrich— medallions from 10 Degrees South are pan seared in a red wine and rosemary sauce.

10 DEGREES SOUTH

After 15 years on the scene, this Roswell Road establishment is a highly original destination where food and wine […]

CHEESE PLEASE

Robin Schick takes a bite out the cheese-making biz.

EXTRA BITE “I think there is a place for all kinds of cheese. I love Rotel, Velveeta and the soupy, milky white cheese you get at Mexican restaurants.”

EXTRA BITE “I think there is a place for all kinds of cheese. I love Rotel, Velveeta and the soupy, milky white cheese you get at Mexican restaurants.”

Robin […]

WE’LL DRINK TO THAT

Katy Harrison’s vintage glassware adds classic style to your cocktail.

Some of Katy Harrison’s fondest memories growing up in West Palm Beach, Florida, are of watching her parents unwind over Manhattans poured into cut-crystal glasses. Their time of conversation and reconnection became a sacred nightly ritual. Today, the South Buckhead- based entrepreneur is hoping that the fine vintage glassware she sources through her company, Antique Your Drink, […]

THREE CHEERS FOR SPORTS BARS

WHERE TO CATCH THE SEASON’S BIG GAMES

It’s game on at Dantanna’s, where your favorite teams are on the tube and your favorite steaks are on the menu.

It’s game on at Dantanna’s, where your favorite teams are on the tube and your favorite steaks are on the menu.

Come January and February, there are countless great sporting events you’ll want to watch on the tube. […]

SO PHARR, SO GOOD

Bienvenido to Buckhead’s delish Latin newbie.

Bar none: The liveliest spot in town for a hangover-free margarita, Cabo Cantina stocks 35 different pure-agave tequilas

Bar none: The liveliest spot in town for a hangover-free margarita, Cabo Cantina stocks 35 different pure-agave tequilas

For a non-sports enthusiast, you’d think I’d be irked by the number of blaring TVs at Cabo Cantina. I’m not in the least. That’s […]

DUCK, DUCK, DOUGHNUT

Duck Donuts, the East Coast doughnut chain with a cult following, recently opened an outpost in Buckhead.

The first location sprang up in Duck on North Carolina’s Outer Banks when Russ DiGilio saw the lack of made-to-order doughnut shops in the area. The new Roswell Road sweet spot brings the original’s beachy vibes with it, but the best holdover is the custom made treats. Choose from a […]

FEATURED RESTAURANTS – NOVEMBER / DECEMBER 2017

A sampling of great eats in and around Buckhead

Peek gai tod—Thai-style chicken— and the bonus accompaniments are a must-try at Bangkok Station.

Anis’ exquisitely prepared salads are always top quality. Here, a deconstructed salade Niçoise.

ANIS CAFÉ & BISTRO

Anis is everything you’d hope to find in a French bistro, without having to buy a […]

A TRANSATLANTIC TASTE SENSATION

Savoring small plates and big flavors at Eclipse di Luna

Eclipse di Luna’s paella del día is brimming with shrimp, chicken, chorizo and authentic Calasparra rice.

It’s been several years since I’ve reflected on the days I worked the line in a restaurant, but it came to mind the other night while eating at Eclipse di Luna. The trigger was the bits of mise en […]

HOLIDAY CHEER

Take a winter staycation, even if it’s just for a few hours, and visit the Mandarin Oriental, Atlanta for its Southern Winter Wonderland celebration Dec. 19-23.

Savor the season at the Southern Winter Wonderland.

Held in the hotel’s garden, the winter village will delight guests with movie screenings of holiday classics such as Home Alone and Love Actually, as well as live music. A makeshift […]