Tag Archives: Hampton & Hudson

Where to eat on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day in Atlanta 2017

Source: Atlanta Magazine

Time to get festive with family and friends! If you don’t want to cook for Christmas or are just looking for a fun pre-holiday meal out, here’s where you can dine in Atlanta. Christmas Eve Eve (December 23) The General Muir For the second year in a row, the General Muir will serve a Chinese-inspired menu on December 22 and 23. For $35, diners can enjoy a potato scallion pancake, beef and broccoli, General Tso’s chicken, Carolina Gold rice, and almond cookies, as well as hot tea. Reservations required. 1540 Avenue Place, 678-927-9131 Christmas Eve and Christmas Day C&S Seafood ...

Read full article >>

O4W Pizza’s Anthony Spina is bringing the Grandma Pie back to Old Fourth Ward

Source: Atlanta Magazine

The Grandma Pie at O4W Pizza in DuluthPhotography by Jennifer Zyman Even though O4W Pizza closed its namesake Old Fourth Ward location more than a year ago, the sting from the pizzeria’s schlep to the suburbs never truly went away for ITP-ers. The Duluth location, which opened last September, is bigger and in many ways better than the original—owner Anthony Spina perfected his pizza-making and added pastas, appetizers, and salads to the menu. But the convenience of having the Grandma Pie in your backyard is hard to beat. Pine no longer—Spina is bringing his pizza back to Old Fourth Ward ...

Read full article >>

Numerous Atlanta chefs join better burger quest

Source: Atlanta Journal Constitution

The Green Eggs & Lamb burger at Chicken & The Egg is a double stack blended burger featuring Portobello, cremini and maitake mushrooms. / Photo by Ligaya Figueras

Numerous Atlanta chefs have joined culinarians across the country on the quest to make a better burger, a blended burger, to be precise. 

Now in its third year, the Blended Burger Project challenges chefs in the U.S. to make a healthier, more sustainable burger by blending meat with at least 25 percent mushroom. The initiative is sponsored by the James Beard Foundation.

This year’s Blended Burger Project launched May 29 and runs ...

Read full article >>

Two don’t-miss dining events for dog lovers

Source: Atlanta Journal Constitution

Dine out on Gypsy Kitchen’s patio during the Southern Gentleman Pet Soiree./Photo credit: Chris Watkins

Dining out is fun and even better when you can bring your best friend, your best furry friend, that is.

Numerous Atlanta restaurants are dog-friendly, but at a few eateries right now, it’s all about the dog.

Doggie Mingle is a new monthly pet-friendly event taking place on the patio at Hampton + Hudson. The first one will be held June 11 from 3 to 5 p.m.

As your dog gets acquainted with fellow Fidos, you can make some new friends, too. The restaurant ...

Read full article >>

Chef changes at Hampton + Hudson

Source: Atlanta Journal Constitution

Savannah Sasser. / Photo credit Matthew Wong

Savannah Sasser has been tapped as the new executive chef at Hampton + Hudson. Sasser will replace Jason Hall, who has departed from the Inman Quarter restaurant for a culinary position with Kimpton Hotels in Los Angeles.

New came earlier today that Sasser would be leaving her position as executive chef at Twain’s Brewpub & Billiard in Decatur. However, no word was available at that time about Sasser’s next move.

Hampton + Hudson owner Billy Streck praised Hall for his contributions to the neighborhood gastropub, which opened last May. He stated that ...

Read full article >>

Atlanta bartenders shake and stir for charity in all-female cocktail competition

Source: Atlanta Journal Constitution

Speed Rack, the acclaimed all-female bartending competition, is coming to Atlanta. Photo courtesy of Speed Rack

Atlanta’s best bartenders are about to show up and show off in two cocktail competitions for charity this month. You get to cheer them on while sipping the fruits of their labors.

Speed Rack Southeast Regionals, Feb. 12, 3 p.m., $25
Sorry gentlemen, this competition is all about the ladies. For the first time in the event’s six-year history, Atlanta will play host to 23 of the region’s top female bartenders for Speed Rack’s southeast regional finals on Sunday, February 12. Ten of those ...

Read full article >>

Where to eat and what to do on Valentine’s Day in Atlanta

Source: Atlanta Magazine

Dinner and a movie is so last year. Take advantage of these Valentine’s Day specials–and special activities–around Atlanta. Atkins Park Family Night Atkins Park is hosting a SPARK family night with Valentine’s Day cookie decorating from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday, February 8. Participation is free. 794 North Highland Avenue Northeast, 404-876-7249. Atlantic Station Sweethart Skate Dine at Meehan’s, Rosa Mexicano, Chick-a-Biddy, California Pizza Kitchen, Atlantic Grill or the Pig & the Pearl on February 14 and receive two complimentary sweetheart skate passes (while supplies last) with the purchase of any two entrées. Atlas Special Menu Check out the recently ...

Read full article >>

Where to eat and what to do on Valentine’s Day in Atlanta

Source: Atlanta Magazine

Dinner and a movie is so last year. Take advantage of these Valentine’s Day specials–and special activities–around Atlanta. Atkins Park Family Night Atkins Park is hosting a SPARK family night with Valentine’s Day cookie decorating from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday, February 8. Participation is free. 794 North Highland Avenue Northeast, 404-876-7249. Atlantic Station Sweethart Skate Dine at Meehan’s, Rosa Mexicano, Chick-a-Biddy, California Pizza Kitchen, Atlantic Grill or the Pig & the Pearl on February 14 and receive two complimentary sweetheart skate passes (while supplies last) with the purchase of any two entrées. Atlas Special Menu Check out the recently ...

Read full article >>

Where to eat and what to do on Valentine’s Day in Atlanta

Source: Atlanta Magazine

Dinner and a movie is so last year. Take advantage of these Valentine’s Day specials–and special activities–around Atlanta. Atkins Park Family Night Atkins Park is hosting a SPARK family night with Valentine’s Day cookie decorating from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday, February 8. Participation is free. 794 North Highland Avenue Northeast, 404-876-7249. Atlantic Station Sweethart Skate Dine at Meehan’s, Rosa Mexicano, Chick-a-Biddy, California Pizza Kitchen, Atlantic Grill or the Pig & the Pearl on February 14 and receive two complimentary sweetheart skate passes (while supplies last) with the purchase of any two entrées. Atlas Special Menu Check out the recently ...

Read full article >>

Where to Eat on Christmas Eve and Christmas in Atlanta

Source: Atlanta Magazine

If you love to eat but don’t like to step foot in the kitchen, these 25 restaurants are for you. Grab your Santa hat and get ready to feast. Christmas Eve Eve (aka December 23) The General Muir Closed December 24-25, chef Todd Ginsberg and the General Muir team are hosting a special holiday dinner on December 23. The menu include shitake mushroom and wonton chicken soup, potato scallion pancake, beef and broccoli, General Tso’s chicken, and sliced oranges with almond cookies. The cost is $35. 1540 Avenue Place, 678-927-9131 Christmas Eve Alon’s Bakery & Market Prefer to host at ...

Read full article >>

Where to Eat on Christmas Eve and Christmas in Atlanta

Source: Atlanta Magazine

If you love to eat but don’t like to step foot in the kitchen, these 25 restaurants are for you. Grab your Santa hat and get ready to feast. Christmas Eve Eve (aka December 23) The General Muir Closed December 24-25, chef Todd Ginsberg and the General Muir team are hosting a special holiday dinner on December 23. The menu include shitake mushroom and wonton chicken soup, potato scallion pancake, beef and broccoli, General Tso’s chicken, and sliced oranges with almond cookies. The cost is $35. 1540 Avenue Place, 678-927-9131 Christmas Eve Alon’s Bakery & Market Prefer to host at ...

Read full article >>

Where to Eat on Christmas Eve and Christmas in Atlanta

Source: Atlanta Magazine

If you love to eat but don’t like to step foot in the kitchen, these 25 restaurants are for you. Grab your Santa hat and get ready to feast. Christmas Eve Eve (aka December 23) The General Muir Closed December 24-25, chef Todd Ginsberg and the General Muir team are hosting a special holiday dinner on December 23. The menu include shitake mushroom and wonton chicken soup, potato scallion pancake, beef and broccoli, General Tso’s chicken, and sliced oranges with almond cookies. The cost is $35. 1540 Avenue Place, 678-927-9131 Christmas Eve Alon’s Bakery & Market Prefer to host at ...

Read full article >>

Where to Eat on Christmas Eve and Christmas in Atlanta

Source: Atlanta Magazine

If you love to eat but don’t like to step foot in the kitchen, these 25 restaurants are for you. Grab your Santa hat and get ready to feast. Christmas Eve Eve (aka December 23) The General Muir Closed December 24-25, chef Todd Ginsberg and the General Muir team are hosting a special holiday dinner on December 23. The menu include shitake mushroom and wonton chicken soup, potato scallion pancake, beef and broccoli, General Tso’s chicken, and sliced oranges with almond cookies. The cost is $35. 1540 Avenue Place, 678-927-9131 Christmas Eve Alon’s Bakery & Market Prefer to host at ...

Read full article >>

Where to Eat on Christmas Eve and Christmas in Atlanta

Source: Atlanta Magazine

If you love to eat but don’t like to step foot in the kitchen, these 25 restaurants are for you. Grab your Santa hat and get ready to feast. Christmas Eve Eve (aka December 23) The General Muir Closed December 24-25, chef Todd Ginsberg and the General Muir team are hosting a special holiday dinner on December 23. The menu include shitake mushroom and wonton chicken soup, potato scallion pancake, beef and broccoli, General Tso’s chicken, and sliced oranges with almond cookies. The cost is $35. 1540 Avenue Place, 678-927-9131 Christmas Eve Alon’s Bakery & Market Prefer to host at ...

Read full article >>

Where to Eat on Christmas Eve and Christmas in Atlanta

Source: Atlanta Magazine

If you love to eat but don’t like to step foot in the kitchen, these 25 restaurants are for you. Grab your Santa hat and get ready to feast. Christmas Eve Eve (aka December 23) The General Muir Closed December 24-25, chef Todd Ginsberg and the General Muir team are hosting a special holiday dinner on December 23. The menu include shitake mushroom and wonton chicken soup, potato scallion pancake, beef and broccoli, General Tso’s chicken, and sliced oranges with almond cookies. The cost is $35. 1540 Avenue Place, 678-927-9131 Christmas Eve Alon’s Bakery & Market Prefer to host at ...

Read full article >>

Fresh on the Scene: Noble Fin, Communion, Storico Fresco, and Hampton + Hudson

Source: Atlanta Magazine

Communion Laid out with long picnic tables, royal-blue benches, and Adirondack chairs, Kevin Gillespie’s new biergarten behind Revival in Decatur is where you want to be on a sunny Saturday. Visitors pay with tokens valued at $5 each and can play cornhole or horseshoes while sipping on Munich-brewed lagers and Hefeweitzen (we’re told there’s a three-token boot). Find wursts, krauts, beef fat fries, sliders with fried bologna, and housemade pretzels with Bavarian cheese at the food truck parked out back (skip the flabby currywurst). 129 Church Street, Decatur, 470-225-6770. Noble FinPhotograph by Caroline C. Kilgore Noble Fin Those who’ve never ...

Read full article >>

Fresh on the Scene: Noble Fin, Communion, Storico Fresco, and Hampton + Hudson

Source: Atlanta Magazine

Communion Laid out with long picnic tables, royal-blue benches, and Adirondack chairs, Kevin Gillespie’s new biergarten behind Revival in Decatur is where you want to be on a sunny Saturday. Visitors pay with tokens valued at $5 each and can play cornhole or horseshoes while sipping on Munich-brewed lagers and Hefeweitzen (we’re told there’s a three-token boot). Find wursts, krauts, beef fat fries, sliders with fried bologna, and housemade pretzels with Bavarian cheese at the food truck parked out back (skip the flabby currywurst). 129 Church Street, Decatur, 470-225-6770. Noble FinPhotograph by Caroline C. Kilgore Noble Fin Those who’ve never ...

Read full article >>

Here’s a sneak peak at Hampton & Hudson’s menu, opening Wednesday in Inman Park

Source: Atlanta Magazine

Pending final approval of their liquor license, Billy and Jenn Streck hope to open their latest restaurant tomorrow in Inman Park. Located in the Inman Quarter development across from MF Sushi, Hampton & Hudson is slated to fill a few gaps in the area’s growing restaurant scene. “What you see a lot of in Inman Park is restaurants that are a little higher end,” Billy says. “We want to offer somewhere where people can just come in and hang out, have a business lunch, or just have a drink before going to BarTaco or Beetlecat.”

The kitchen, lead by executive chef ...

Read full article >>

Here’s a sneak peak at Hampton & Hudson’s menu, opening Wednesday in Inman Park

Source: Atlanta Magazine

Pending final approval of their liquor license, Billy and Jenn Streck hope to open their latest restaurant tomorrow in Inman Park. Located in the Inman Quarter development across from MF Sushi, Hampton & Hudson is slated to fill a few gaps in the area’s growing restaurant scene. “What you see a lot of in Inman Park is restaurants that are a little higher end,” Billy says. “We want to offer somewhere where people can just come in and hang out, have a business lunch, or just have a drink before going to BarTaco or Beetlecat.”

The kitchen, lead by executive chef ...

Read full article >>

Here’s a sneak peak at Hampton & Hudson’s menu, opening Wednesday in Inman Park

Source: Atlanta Magazine

Pending final approval of their liquor license, Billy and Jenn Streck hope to open their latest restaurant tomorrow in Inman Park. Located in the Inman Quarter development across from MF Sushi, Hampton & Hudson is slated to fill a few gaps in the area’s growing restaurant scene. “What you see a lot of in Inman Park is restaurants that are a little higher end,” Billy says. “We want to offer somewhere where people can just come in and hang out, have a business lunch, or just have a drink before going to BarTaco or Beetlecat.”

The kitchen, lead by executive chef ...

Read full article >>

Here’s a sneak peak at Hampton & Hudson’s menu, opening Wednesday in Inman Park

Source: Atlanta Magazine

Pending final approval of their liquor license, Billy and Jenn Streck hope to open their latest restaurant tomorrow in Inman Park. Located in the Inman Quarter development across from MF Sushi, Hampton & Hudson is slated to fill a few gaps in the area’s growing restaurant scene. “What you see a lot of in Inman Park is restaurants that are a little higher end,” Billy says. “We want to offer somewhere where people can just come in and hang out, have a business lunch, or just have a drink before going to BarTaco or Beetlecat.” The kitchen, lead by executive chef Jason ...

Read full article >>

Hampton & Hudson to complement Inman Park’s high-end restaurants

Source: Atlanta Magazine

Billy and Jenn Streck’s latest restaurant is finally ready to open in Inman Park. They hope to open the doors of Hampton & Hudson on May 25, pending final approval of their liquor license. Streck hopes that the restaurant, located in Inman Quarter across from MF Sushi, will fill a few gaps in the area’s growing restaurant scene. “What you see a lot of in Inman Park is restaurants that are a little higher end,” Billy says. “We want to offer somewhere where people can just come in and hang out, have a business lunch, or just have a drink ...

Read full article >>

The most anticipated Atlanta restaurant openings for 2016

Source: Atlanta Magazine

Can Atlanta one-up a landmark year in 2015 that included Krog Street Market, Ponce City Market, and Staplehouse? Unlikely, based on what’s been announced, though there will be plenty that’s new to eat and drink in the coming months. Hot openings include more stalls in Ponce City Market’s food hall, as well as Tom Catherall’s triumphant return to Atlanta dining.

Just Opened

Beetlecat
Described as the “little sister to the Optimist,” Ford Fry’s Inman Park oyster bar will have Andrew Isabella at the helm.

JP Atlanta
JP Atlanta in the Hotel Indigo Downtown marks the return of renowned architect John C. Portman Jr. Julio Delgado will lead ...

Read full article >>