BUON APPETITO, BUCKHEAD

Dining in or out, Storico Fresco delivers a taste of Italy

Storico Fresco’s tagliatelle alla Bolognese may be one of the finest Bolognese ragus this side of the Atlantic

There is much I want to say about Storico Fresco Alimentari. Like a secret admirer, I’ve been watching it from a distance since it arrived at the Buckhead Exchange in 2016, waiting to see how it […]

FROM WAFFLE HOUSE TO WATERSHED

Chef Zeb Stevenson tells it like it is

Stevenson doesn’t own a television and has never watched Game of Thrones.

Being a chef is a lot of work,” says Zeb Stevenson, executive chef at Watershed on Peachtree, the acclaimed Buckhead eatery known for its upscale Southern cuisine. Stevenson, 42, has never been one to sugarcoat things. But his honesty is one of the reasons people […]

WHAT’S COOKING

Ever wanted to peer into your neighbors’ kitchens and check out their setups?

You’ll have that chance at The Junior League of Atlanta’s 21st Annual Tour of Kitchens March 24 and 25. You can feast your eyes on stunning, recently renovated kitchens in homes throughout Buckhead and Sandy Springs. Best of all, each home is partnered with a local chef who will perform cooking demos and serve […]

FOOD NEWS – MARCH / APRIL 2018

 Chai Yo.

This upscale Thai restaurant from the team behind Tuk Tuk Food Loft and Nan Fine Dining is now open in Two Buckhead Plaza next to Himitsu and King + Duke. On the menu you’ll find dishes such as Asian-style tapioca dumplings and duck larb salad. 

Chai Yo
3050 Peachtree Road N.W.
Atlanta 30305
404.464.7980
chaiyoatl.com

Genuine Pizza.

Folks are lining up for a slice at this Miami-based chain’s […]

LIFE IS BELLA

CHEWING THE FAT WITH BELLA CUCINA OWNER ALISA BARRY

Bella Cucina, the Italian-inspired specialty food brand, is a familiar name in Atlanta households, and it now has a new retail location at The Shops Buckhead Atlanta. Soaring industrial ceilings and concrete floors give the storefront an edgy vibe, while floral details and signs with friendly sayings keep it inviting. Several wooden tables fill the front part of […]

SPIRITED AWAY

UNIQUE INGREDIENTS MAKE EXTRAORDINARY COCKTAILS

Himitsu barman Shingo Gokan has all sorts of tricks up his sleeve, including using unusual ingredients like 80-proof Benedictine.

For years, cocktails at restaurants and bars were pretty predictable. These days, the shelves behind bartenders are lined with unique liqueurs and bittering agents for the more discerning palates of today’s cocktail drinkers. These expressive elixirs lend depth and breadth to […]

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, […]