Downtown Atlanta Restaurant Week August 2014 - August 6, 2014

Downtown Atlanta Restaurant Week runs Saturday, August 9 through Sunday, August 17, .2014, featuring a variety of restaurants and prix-fixe


Atlantic City Restaurant Week March 2014 - February 27, 2014

Atlantic City Restaurant Week runs Sunday, March 2 through Saturday, March 8, 2014, featuring a variety of restaurants.
For additional infor


Midtown Atlanta Restaurant Week September 2013 - September 4, 2013

Midtown Atlanta Restaurant Week runs Saturday, September 7 through Sunday, September 15, 2013, featuring a variety of restaurants and off…


Top 100 Best Brunch Restaurants in the U.S. - April 30, 2013

OpenTable just announced the 2013 Diners’ Choice Award winners for Top 100 Best Brunch Restaurants in the United States. These awards refle…


Walmart Steak-Over Challenge: Atlanta - April 14, 2013

On Saturday, April 20,… local Atlanta firefighters Danny Pinto and Jeff Schultz compete in the Walmart Steak-Over Challenge to determine who h


The Lawrence, Atlanta - March 2, 2013

Midtown overflows with places to get a good meal, including The Lawrence where I went on my recent Atlanta visit.
We ordered our wine while perus…


Cypress Street Pint & Plate - December 7, 2012

After walking around Midtown we stopped at Cypress Street Pint & Plate for an early afternoon snack. We were just up for enjoying a nibble wi…


Campagnolo, Midtown, Atlanta - November 29, 2012

Campagnolo in Midtown is a hidden gem at the corner of 10th and Piedmont. It’s perfect  for outdoor dining weather— other than the noi


The Optimist, Atlanta - November 25, 2012

The menu at the Optimist, one of Atlanta’s hottest new restaurants, focuses on sustainable seafood prepared in a wood-burning oven. It


Rio Balsas Taqueria, Cumming, GA - November 13, 2012

I stopped by Rio Balasa small authentic Mexican taqueria in Cumming, Georgia last month.
Having heard that their shrimp appetizer was recogni


Parish Foods & Goods, Atlanta - November 7, 2012

Parish Foods & Goods in the Inman Park area had served the foods of New Orleans, but no longer. Don’t go there wanting your basket of be…


Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse’s Forty-Six Diamonds 2009 Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon - October 30, 2012

Fleming’s has a new boutique private label wine – Forty-Six Diamonds 2009 Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon.
Forty-Six Diamonds 2009 Caber


Midtown Atlanta Restaurant Week September 2012 - August 28, 2012

Midtown Atlanta Restaurant Week runs from Saturday, September 1 to Sunday, September 9, 2012, featuring a variety of participating restaura


Rosebud, Atlanta - June 20, 2012

Earlier this year, I visited Lowcountry… in Manhattan for brunch one Sunday when guest chef Ron Eyester from Rosebud in Atlanta (Virginia-High


VERDE! Atlanta Local Food Festival - June 20, 2012


The 4th annual VERDE! event fast approaching.
On Thursday, June 28 the VERDE! carnival-themed party is all about being LOCAL … Local b…

2012 James Beard Foundation Restaurant and Chef Award Winners - May 8, 2012

2012 James Beard Foundation Restaurant and Chef Awards
Last night celebrating the 25th… anniversary of the awards, the James Beard Foundation


Lowcountry - April 6, 2012

I visited Lowcountry for brunch one Sunday recently when guest chef Ron Eyester from Rosebud in Atlanta was in the kitchen, cooking along with L


Savor Dallas 2012 - March 15, 2012

Savor Dallas 2012 — a wine and food festival  — will take place Friday, March 30 – Saturday, March 31, 2012 and feature a variety of ev


Buckhead Restaurant Week - February 27, 2012

Buckhead Restaurant Week runs through Sunday, March 4, 2012, featuring a variety of restaurants offering prix fixe menus for dinner at $2


2012 James Beard Foundation Semifinalists Announced - February 21, 2012

James Beard’s 2012 Chef and Restaurant Semifinalists Announced
The James Beard Foundation has named the  restaurant and chef award semif…


Cocktails and Canvas - February 7, 2012

We Care Academy will host Cocktails and Canvas — a wine tasting and art auction event — Thursday, February 23, 2012 from 6:00 – 10:0


Murphy’s, Atlanta - December 30, 2011

Until this evening’s visit, I had only frequented Murphy’s in the Virginia/Highland area for Sunday brunch. Loved their basket…


Holeman & Finch Public House - December 23, 2011

We started with the small pot of decadently rich chicken liver pate sealed with apple cider jelly accompanied by green tomato pickle and toast (


Park’s Edge, Atlanta - December 9, 2011

While perusing the Park’s Edge menu, we inquired about the grilled peach and burrata salad we had seen on the website. Our waitress menti


Rocking Around the Christmas Tree - December 8, 2011

Join House of Rock on Saturday, December 17, 2011 at 7:00 pm for Rocking Around the Christmas Tree (located at 731 Peachtree Street on corner of P