Category Archives: Eater Atlanta

Scenes From Four Atlanta Bars Bringing Holiday Cheer

Source: Eater Atlanta

Miracle on Monroe, Miracle Two, S.O.S. Tiki Bar, and Yebo Ski Haus

Welcome to the photo series Eater Scenes where photographers visit a city’s restaurants and bars to capture specific moments in time during service. Today, Atlanta photographer Ryan Fleisher visits Miracle on Monroe in Midtown, Miracle Two at Shops Buckhead, Yebo Ski Haus on West Paces Ferry, and S.O.S. Tiki Bar’s “Mele Kalikimaka” in Decatur to get Atlantans into the holiday spirit.


Miracle Two

Buckhead, 306 Buckhead Avenue NE, Atlanta
Hours: Wednesday and Thursday, Sunday, 5 p.m. to 12 a.m., Friday and Saturday, 5 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.

Scenes From Four Atlanta Bars Bringing Holiday Cheer
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Atlanta Restaurant Snow Day Closures

Source: Eater Atlanta

Stay up-to-date on the latest closings and those open for business tonight

Ah, a snow day in Atlanta. Friday has brought metro Atlanta rain, snow, sleet, and everything in-between which means many restaurants are having to make the tough call on whether to stay open or close up shop early. Here’s the latest list of Atlanta restaurant closures and those braving the elements to stay open tonight.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.

Friday Closures #atlclosed

  • The Canteen closing
  • The General Muir
  • West Egg
  • Sweet Hut: Marietta – 1pm, Doraville – 2pm, Lenox – 2pm, Duluth ...

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New Realm Brewing Introduces Chef as Brewery Readies for Opening

Source: Eater Atlanta

Chef Julio Delgado provides a glimpse at brewery’s restaurant menu

New Realm Brewing, the forthcoming brewery from Mitch Steele, announced yesterday that chef Julio Delgado, formerly of JP Atlanta at the Hyatt Regency Downtown, will lead its restaurant kitchen. Doors will open at the new Poncey-Highland brewery-restaurant combo as early as the end of December.

Delgado will create his dishes for pairing with the brewery’s beers and intends to utilize ingredients from local farms to blend “global flavors and southern techniques.” Menu items thus far include a prime beef burger on brioche, beer can chicken, and a selection ...

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The 10 Most Anticipated Restaurants in Atlanta, Winter 2018

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The hottest places opening this season

The first three months of 2017 looked promising for Atlanta restaurant openings as places like Bon Ton, The Halal Guys, Mediterranea, and Revolutions Doughnuts stacked the deck early in the year. But, as the story goes so often in Atlanta, permitting and construction delays gummed up the works and brought openings to a crawl. There was a short burst of openings early in the summer, including Midtown micro-food hall The Canteen. Thankfully, the back half of the year into 2018 is looking up. Here are the 10 restaurants scheduled to ...

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The Hottest Restaurants in Atlanta Right Now, December 2017

Source: Eater Atlanta

Where to eat this month around the ATL

More often than not, tipsters, readers, friends, and family of Eater have one question: Where should I eat right now? What are the new restaurants? What haven’t I heard of? What’s everyone talking about? While the Eater 38 is a crucial resource covering old standbys and neighborhood essentials across the city, it is not a chronicle of the “it” places of the moment. Thus, there is the Eater Heatmap, which will change periodically to highlight where the food-crazed crowds are flocking. Since this is a spotlight on what’s happening right now, ...

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Sip Free Beer Tonight and Tomorrow at Hop City

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Plus openings, a closing, and food events around Atlanta

Beer and chocolate at Hop City
Xocolatl and Wild Heaven Beer are teaming up with Hop City Marietta and Krog Street Market Wednesday, December 6 (Marietta) and Thursday, December 7 (KSM) for a free beer tasting and chocolate pairing. Expect to sip on samples of the brewery’s upcoming release of their Russian imperial stout Gravitational Wave paired with the chocolatier’s latest dark chocolate bar Ripple Effect. Pairing sessions both days are from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

New Midtown lunch spot
Rose & Rye which opened in October in The Castle ...

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Atlanta’s Eater Awards Winners 2017

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The restaurants, chefs, and bars that made the city run wild this year.

After nearly a week of intensive reader voting, today we announce the winners of the eighth annual Eater Awards, celebrating the chefs and restaurants that made the largest impact on all 24 Eater cities over the past twelve months.

Here now are the establishments — from barbecue and hip cocktail bars to pop-ups and old school diners clubs — that have taken the Atlanta food world by storm. Thank you to everyone who voted last week, and congratulations to the winners of the readers’ choice and ...

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Longtime Roswell Breakfast Spot Will Shutter on Sunday

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The Public House on the square saying goodbye after brunch service

Roswell will say goodbye to a breakfast staple on Sunday, December 10 when The Public House located across the street from the town’s historic square will close its doors following brunch service.

The popular breakfast spot opened in 1976 as Peasant Restaurant and has taken on various dining identities over its 41 years in business. This includes the latest and last iteration as The Public House under the umbrella of breakfast and lunch chain J. Christopher’s.

The following note was posted on the door and on their Facebook page ...

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Atlanta Chefs to Host Dinner Series to Highlight Gender and Racial Inequality in the Kitchen

Source: Eater Atlanta

The Cast Iron Chronicles aims to spark “long-overdue conversations”

Chefs Jennifer Hill Booker, Deborah VanTrece, and mixologist Tiffanie Barriere will highlight the challenges women and minorities face in the kitchen during a series of three dinners — and the final one will take place at the James Beard House.

They’ll kick off the series, which they’re calling The Cast Iron Chronicles, tonight at VanTrece’s Twisted Soul Cookhouse & Pours in Westside. Hill, a personal chef and graduate of Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts in Paris, contacted VanTrece and Barriere over the summer after the ...

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SweetWater Brewing Opening Restaurant ‘Last Cast’ at Hartsfield-Jackson

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Breakfast, burgers, and local beer on Concourse B

Atlanta’s SweetWater Brewing is opening a restaurant on Concourse B at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport on Saturday, December 9. Last Cast Bar & Grill will take over the space formerly occupied by Dos Equis Explorers Lounge.

‘Last Cast’ is a joint effort between Concessions International (CI) and H&H Hospitality who together represent a handful of Atlanta-based restaurants at the airport including LottaFrutta and Paschal’s.

SweetWater founder Freddy Bensch said via press release, “Hartsfield-Jackson has done an excellent job of populating the world’s busiest airport with brands that showcase the best of Atlanta.”

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Revelator’s Coffee Shop ‘The Mourning Dove’ Opens Tomorrow

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Soft opening at Shops Buckhead Atlanta Saturday

It looks like Buckhead is getting more coffee as Revelator’s newest Atlanta coffee shop ‘The Mourning Dove’ is slated to open its door Saturday morning at The Shops Buckhead Atlanta.

There are still a few finishing touches to be completed but the cafe is far enough along to soft open this weekend for coffee, tea, and non-alcoholic beverages. Food service is expected to begin Monday.

Revelator announced plans to take over the space formerly occupied by Corso Coffee when it shuttered in August. Eater Atlanta reported former Empire State South pastry chef ...

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Vote for Atlanta’s Best Restaurant Instagram

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Which Instagram grabbed the most attention in 2017?

Welcome to the final day of the 8th annual Eater Awards, honoring the most esteemed restaurants, bars, chefs, and more in cities across the world. Here’s how the Eater Awards work: All 24 Eater cities and the national site will award prizes in multiple categories, including but not limited to Restaurant of the Year, Chef of the Year, and Design of the Year. Yesterday, readers voted for Atlanta’s Bar of the Year. Today, the week closes out with Best Restaurant Instagram of the Year. As with the ...

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Wear a Tacky Holiday Sweater for Brunch at Bar Mercado

Source: Eater Atlanta

Plus coffee samples, James Beard House preview dinner, and Repeal Day shenanigans

Food samples and a sneak peek
The Merchant at Krog Street Market will host chef Victoria Shore of the forthcoming food stall Recess on Saturday, December 2 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. as she share bites from her upcoming menu. Recess falls under the Castellucci Group umbrella who also own the newly-opened Bar Mercado in the market as well as Double Zero, Sugo, Iberian Pig, and Cooks & Soldiers.

Sample brand new coffees
East Pole Coffee on Ottley Drive is hosting a roaster’s ...

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Vote for Atlanta’s Bar of the Year

Source: Eater Atlanta

Which bar took it to the next level in 2017?

Welcome to day four of the 8th annual Eater Awards, honoring the most esteemed restaurants, bars, chefs, and more in cities across the world. Here’s how the Eater Awards work: All 24 Eater cities and the national site will award prizes in multiple categories, including but not limited to Restaurant of the Year, Chef of the Year, and Design of the Year. New to the Atlanta awards in 2017 is Bar of the Year. As with the previous categories this week, editors will choose an editor’s choice ...

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Henri’s Bakery Westside Set to Open Next Week

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Doughnuts, fancy cakes, and cookies coming December 5

Henri’s Bakery & Cafe’s Westside location will officially open its doors next Tuesday, December 5 at 2310 Coronet Way.

The Atlanta institution known for fancy cakes and baked goods said via press release this morning that its Westside shop will feature the same breakfast and lunch options as its shops in Sandy Springs and Buckhead. The new 5,000-square-foot retail space and kitchen will also house most of Henri’s baking operations.

Henri’s Westside has planned a holiday party on Saturday, December 9 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. to celebrate the opening of ...

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11 Atlanta Restaurants With Top-Notch Wine Lists

Source: Eater Atlanta

Where to sip wine in Atlanta right now

Wine is more than simply pleasant to drink, paired with the right dish it can enhance the flavors of a meal and even aid in digestion. Atlanta’s wine game is strong these days thanks to an uptick in interest among consumers and restaurants making solid bottle lists a priority. Here are 11 Atlanta restaurants, mapped north to south, offering outstanding wine lists and resident experts to guide the decision-making process.

Don’t see your favorite local wine list? Give it a shout-out in the comments or via the tipline.

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Thomas Hill Tapped as Executive Chef at Drift Fish House

Source: Eater Atlanta

Ch-ch-changes at Doug Turbush’s East Cobb restaurant

Drift Fish House & Oyster Bar in East Cobb announced Wednesday that Thomas Hill would be the restaurant’s new executive chef.

Hill first met chef/owner Doug Turbush in 2008 when they worked together at Atlanta’s Bluepointe, the now defunct American/Asian fusion restaurant from Buckhead Life Restaurant Group. Since that time, Hill has worked in Alaska and Oregon, including the kitchen of Portland’s Le Pigeon under James Beard award-winning chef Gabriel Rucker before moving back to Atlanta to work for Turbush at Seed Kitchen & Bar and Stem Wine Bar.

The Georgia native said ...

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Vote Now for Atlanta’s Most Gorgeous Restaurant of the Year

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Which new spot had the most jaw-dropping design in 2017?

Welcome to day three of the 8th annual Eater Awards, honoring the most esteemed restaurants, bars, chefs, and more in cities across the world. Here’s how the Eater Awards work: All 24 Eater cities and the national site will award prizes in multiple categories, including but not limited to Restaurant of the Year, Chef of the Year, and Design of the Year. In each category, editors will choose an editor’s choice winner and readers will vote for a reader’s choice winner — all to be announced ...

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We Love BuHi Buford Highway Fundraiser and Food Crawl

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Plus biscuits, ramen, and okonomiyaki pop-ups

Beni’s Cubano opens Downtown
The ITP outpost of East Cobb’s Beni’s Cubano is now open inside the The Hub at Peachtree Center Downtown. Expect fast casual Cuban classics like pressed sandwiches, picadillo (a sort of hash), pork asada, and Cuban coffee on the lunch menu. A vast majority of the dishes also happen to be gluten free. [Official]

Clay’s Sports Cafe wings are back
Atlanta Magazine restaurant critic Jennifer Zyman reported Tuesday that beloved OTP wings spot Clay’s Sports Cafe has reopened for business after closing a year ago. Clay’s had been in business ...

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Still No Arrests in Deadly Robbery at Barcelona Wine Bar

Source: Eater Atlanta

Reward for information stands at $20,000

Barcelona Wine Bar at Westside Ironworks reopened on Saturday, November 25, a week after the violent robbery which resulted in the death of manager Chelsea Beller. The reward for information leading to the arrest and indictment of three individuals involved in the crime now stands at $20,000. It was previously $7,000.

Police released surveillance video from the robbery last week asking the public for help in identifying the three suspects. On Monday, Atlanta police said via Facebook that they believe one suspect may have suffered lacerations from a barbed wire fence after fleeing the ...

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Vote for Atlanta’s Chef of the Year

Source: Eater Atlanta

Which Atlanta chef changed the game in 2017?

Welcome to day two of the 8th annual Eater Awards, honoring the most talented restaurant and bar industry gurus in cities across the world. Here’s how the Eater Awards work: All 24 Eater cities and the national site will award prizes in multiple categories, including but not limited to Restaurant of the Year, Chef of the Year, and Design of the Year. In each category, editors will choose an editor’s choice winner and readers will vote for a reader’s choice winner — all to be announced on December ...

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Eat Tacos with Chef Hugh Acheson on Thursday

Source: Eater Atlanta

Plus more Atlanta brewery, coffee, and doughnut news

Grab a bite of lunch and catch up on the latest Atlanta food news and upcoming events.

Henri’s Bakery doughnuts are back
That’s right, Atlanta. Henri’s is bringing back their original recipe doughnuts starting November 27. The doughnuts will be available at both the East Andrews and Sandy Spring’s locations. [Facebook]

An ITP Sarah Donuts opening in 2018
Speaking of doughnuts, Decatur will be getting the first ITP Sarah Donuts shop next year, according to Tomorrow’s News Today. The shop will take over the old Little Caesars Pizza space at North ...

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Vote for Atlanta’s Restaurant of the Year

Source: Eater Atlanta

Which restaurant made Atlanta run wild in 2017?

Welcome to the 8th annual Eater Awards, honoring the most talented restaurant and bar industry gurus in cities across the world. Here’s how the Eater Awards work: All 24 Eater cities and the national site will grant prizes in multiple categories, including but not limited to Restaurant of the Year, Chef of the Year, and Design of the Year.

Each category will dole out an editor’s choice winner and a reader’s choice winner — all to be announced on December 5, 2017. The reader’s choice winner gets ...

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Where to Eat Sushi in Atlanta

Source: Eater Atlanta

Atlanta loves sushi. This is a fact not lost on the many talented sushi chefs around town. Atlantans have come to expect authentic ingredients, serious knife skills, and fresh fish imported straight from Japan. Nothing else will do. Here, now, are 17 restaurants serving Atlanta’s best sushi.

Don’t see your favorite sushi spot. Give it some love in the comments or via the tipline.

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Where to Eat Sushi in Atlanta

Source: Eater Atlanta

Destinations for raw fish

Atlanta loves sushi. This is a fact not lost on the many talented sushi chefs around town. Atlantans have come to expect authentic ingredients, serious knife skills, and fresh fish imported straight from Japan. Nothing else will do. Here, now, are 17 restaurants serving Atlanta’s best sushi.

Don’t see your favorite sushi spot. Give it some love in the comments or via the tipline.

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