SETTING THE SCENE

People obviously go to a restaurant for the food, but its decor and atmosphere play a big role in the overall dining experience, too.

Local restaurant designer Bill Johnson put the sizzle in steakhouse at Kaiser’s Chophouse.

Bill Johnson, associate principal at hospitality design firm The Johnson Studio at Cooper Carry, explains how he approached the design of Kaiser’s Chophouse, a new steakhouse in Sandy […]

CHICKEN SALAD, ANYONE?

Set to open on Roswell Road in Buckhead this month, Chicken Salad Chick specializes in—you guessed it—chicken salad.

Chicken Salad Chick’s yummy Chick Trio.

There are 12 different flavors, in fact, with names such as Olivia’s Old South, Cranberry Kelli and Jalapeno Holly. The Classic Carol is the recipe that started it all back in 2008, when Chicken Salad Chick founder Stacy Brown was forced […]

WE’LL DRINK TO THAT

What better way to beat the heat than with a Popsicle? Make that a Popsicle cocktail.

Chill out with Whiskey Blue’s seasonal Popsicle-themed Star Spangled Martini

On Memorial Day, Whiskey Blue, the popular rooftop bar at the W Atlanta-Buckhead hotel, debuted its Boozy Poptail Series, consisting of three tasty adult beverages topped with a refreshing frozen treat on a stick. Available through June 5 is […]

FOOD NEWS – MAY 2017

Davio’s Northern Italian Steakhouse has named a new chef to helm its restaurant at Phipps Plaza.

Matthew Rosekrans (right) is executive chef and has worked previously at Pricci, Blackberry Farm, Chattahoochee Country Club and the Georgia World Congress Center. Before taking on a new role at Davio’s, Rosekrans was executive sous chef at the Georgia Dome.

Davio’s Northern Italian Steakhouse
3500 Peachtree Road
Atlanta 30326
404.844.4810
davios.com/atl

A second location of […]

SATURDAY BRUNCHING

Don’t wait until Sunday when you can have one of the city’s best brunches on Saturday

If you’re a fan of Local Three Kitchen & Bar’s Sunday brunch, get in line—literally. The much-loved brunch is served buffet style, with guests weaving through the restaurant’s 6,000-square-foot kitchen while they chat with chefs and pile on their plates. It’s been a staple on Atlantans’ Sunday schedule since it debuted […]

FROM FARMERS TO SENIORS

If you don’t already get your produce from the Peachtree Road Farmers Market, we’ve got another reason why you should.

The hugely popular market at The Cathedral of St. Philip just opened for its 11th year in April and is the largest producer-only farmers market in the state. That means everyone there grew or raised the food they sell. But what many of them can’t sell to […]

FOOD NEWS – MARCH 2017

Eclipse di Luna Buckhead celebrated 20 years in Atlanta on Jan. 29.

Eclipse di Luna
764 Miami Circle, No. 138
Atlanta 30324
404.846.0449
eclipsediluna.net

Sweet Hut Bakery & Cafe, an Asian-inspired desserts bakery, will open in April at Lenox Square’s Fashion Café.

Sweet Hut Bakery & Cafe
Lenox Square Mall
3393 Peachtree Road
Atlanta 30326
sweethutbakery.com

Hobnob Neighborhood Tavern is scheduled to open a second location in Town Brookhaven in May.

Hobnob Neighborhood Tavern

HAPPY PERSIAN NEW YEAR!

Every March, Persians around the world celebrate Nowruz, the Iranian New Year. Nowruz translates to mean “new day,” and it marks the beginning of spring. This year it falls on March 21, and what better way to honor it than by highlighting three Persian restaurants?

Divan’s doublecut lamb rib chops are by far the restaurant’s best item.

Rumi’s Kitchen

Iranian Ali Mesghali has been the chef […]

FROM FOOD TRUCK TO FOOD TABLES

Yumbii food truck fanatics will be thrilled to know they no longer have to track those tacos any longer.

We spoke with owner Carson Young (below) a few months ago, just after the doors opened to his permanent restaurant across from Piedmont Hospital, about his plans and what he’s doing next.

When did you start your first food truck?

We launched […]

LOVE AT FIRST BITE

MAKE FOOD YOUR FOREPLAY WHEN YOU DINE ON THESE APHRODISIAC DISHES

Start your night off with a shaved asparagus salad from Yebo Ski Haus

Valentine’s Day is all about celebrating you and your honey. But how can you spice up your evening and set the mood? With the right dinner. These four flirty foods are steeped with the goods to get your libidos going. So forget […]