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Weekend Lunch Dates Fit For a Quarterback

by Sarah Ryan

Photo courtesy of www.einsteinsatlanta.com/ When football season is in full swing, Matt is not available for weekend lunch dates. The nerve! So, when the off-season arrives, our favorite thing to do on a Saturday or Sunday (or both) is to take advantage of all the great restaurants in the Atlanta metro area.  While going out […]

A Weekend of Oysters On The Beach

by Krista Miller

    The weekend of November 7th – 9th, you can find us at the beach stuffing our faces with oysters and craft beer!  The annual Hangout Oyster Cook-Off returns to Gulf Shores, Alabama. And this year, Atlanta will be representing in full force. Not only will our own Steak Shapiro be a celebrity judge, […]

Lobster Fest Claws It’s Way to Atlanta

by Krista Miller

    On Sunday, November 2nd, The Atlanta Lobster Festival will be clawing it’s way to Candler Park.  From 1-6 enjoy live music, games and all the seafood you can handle. Participating restaurants include Atlanta Fish Market, The Bishop, Rosebud, Cypress Street and more. Admission includes 10 food and drink tickets and you can buy […]

Going Old School

by Mary Kennon Lewis

  I love getting to write for Atlanta Eats each week because it gives me a chance to share with y’all all of my favorite recipes and those little tips and tricks that I’m learning along the way. This past weekend, I threw a small dinner party and made a new favorite recipe for the […]

A Moonshine Celebration, Y’all!

by Krista Miller

  On Saturday, October 18th, Andrews Entertainment District will host it’s first annual Andrews Moonshine Festival. Sip on over 60 varieties of ‘shine, from Apple Pie to Peppermint. You’ll also be able to enjoy live music, seminars and meet and greets with the folks bringing moonshine to the masses.  Seminars include; ‘Taste American Craft Whiskey […]

Battling With Burgers

by Krista Miller

    Saturday, October 18th a battle will be brewing in John Howell Park to find the best burger in Atlanta. Joins scores of your fellow burger enthusiasts as you taste what local chefs and restaurants have to say in this smack down. And before devouring treats from places like Smoke Ring, Cypress Street and […]

Cajun Mike Brings Us Gumbo!

by Cajun Mike

“crawfish pie and a file’ gumbo”- Hank Williams There’s Creole and then there’s Cajun. The origins of the word are a little confused. Is it Creole, is it Cajun? Does it come from New Orleans, does it come from Acadiana? Some in Mobile claim ownership. Are the recipes West Indies slave or the exiled Acadian’s, or a […]

Bartaco

by Krista Miller
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Cajun food – REAL cajun food – right on Buford Highway? Oh yes. It’s real, and it’s spectacular. But this Cajun food comes from an unlikely source.

The One Cupcake Recipe You’ll Need For The Holidays

by Mary Kennon Lewis

  When asked to choose between savory and sweet, I’ll usually pick savory each and every time (especially if it’s salty or crunchy!). For some reason, I’ve never really had much of a sweet tooth. The one exception to this – when it comes to one of my very favorite recipes by Ina Garten, Coconut […]

The Road To Herradura

by Krista Miller

  Alma Cocina was the first restaurant in the Southeast to travel to the agave fields of Casa Herradura in Mexico to hand-select its barrels of Herradura Reposado tequila. They have now done it 12 times so far! And now, you can try all 12 barrels in one unforgettable night. Join Alma Cocina and Atlanta […]

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Afternoon In The Country

by Krista Miller

   The Atlanta Chapter of Les Dames d’ Escoffier International (LDEI), a worldwide society of women in the culinary, beverage and hospitality industries, will host the 14th celebrated Afternoon in the Country at Serenbe on Sunday, November 9, from 1 to 4 p.m. Rooted in philanthropy, the annual fundraiser event will benefit the LDEI Atlanta scholarship fund. Proceeds from Afternoon in […]

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The Best Dishes On Buford Highway | Best Things We Ate

by Krista Miller

This week, we made the most delicious journey down Buford Highway while filming our season 4 finale. We barely scratched the surface of the incredible things that this stretch of road has to offer, so stay tuned for more!

You’re Going To Want To Steal These From The Kids | Mom Thyme

by Mary Kennon Lewis

  In last week’s blog post, I talked about the top things parents can do to help their children become more adventurous eaters. One of my all-time favorite tricks (which falls under the Two Bite Rule) is to place a muffin tin full of fun dipping sauces on the table at mealtimes (I learned this […]

Shake Shack Opens Now Open in Buckhead

by Krista Miller

Danny Meyer’s acclaimed burger spot is finally heading down South! The first Atlanta location of Shake Shack will open it’s doors on Tuesday, September 30th at the new luxury development, Buckhead Atlanta. The Buckhead Shack will be two stories and will incorporate local ingredients from H&F Bread Company and Cacao Atlanta Chocolate Company. For the last 10 […]

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Tuesday’s Great Call | One Midtown Kitchen

by Krista Miller

Deciding on where to eat can be tough in a city as full of great spots as ours. That’s why, every Tuesday we’re making the call, and giving you the inside scoop. This is Tuesday’s Great Call.

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Bavarian Beer, Strolling With Wine and a Whole Mess of Hawg | Here’s What We’re Getting Into This Weekend

by Krista Miller

It’s the weekend y’all! And what a delicious one it will be. Here are our top picks for food events for the weekend of September 26th-28th. Inman Park Restaurant Week: Through Sunday, September 28th enjoy $15, $25, and $35 menus from some of the best that Inman PArk has to offer. Participating restaurants include Rathbun’s Steak, […]

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Cocktails for The Giving Kitchen

by Krista Miller

  The Giving Kitchen is a cause very close to our hearts at Atlanta Eats. So, we have teamed up with New Amsterdam and restaurants all over Atlanta to develop cocktails in support of this amazing cause. Through the end of October, when you order one of the cocktails listed, they will be met with […]

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