Category: Atlanta visiting

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Daytripping in Alpharetta Part 2: Farmer’s Market, Shopping and Brews

A while back I spent a couple incredibly fun days tooling around Alpharetta. The first part is all about Avalon and how to spend the perfect afternoon in Avalon. Here,...

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Day Tripping: An Afternoon in Avalon, Alpharetta, GA

Avalon, the Atlantic Station of Alpharetta is finally starting to come into its own. The mixed use property has pricey apartments, condos, a Whole Foods, specialty...

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Gunshow Atlanta: 9 Plates, 7 Chefs, 5 Drinks and 3 Desserts

After hearing so-so recommendations from other trusted sources I put off visiting Gunshow, until recently. I had a colleague visiting from out of town who wanted to go....

Upscale Southern at White Oak Kitchen and Cocktails in Downtown Atlanta

Looking for a break from the ho hum chain restaurants downtown? Look no further than White Oak Kitchen and Cocktails. Though White Oak has a mix of classic cocktails and...

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Top Golf, Alpharetta, GA: Fun for Friends and Family

My hubs had a contract gig in Alpharetta that included passing by Top Golf on his daily commute. He was astounded that Top Golf was packed to the gills every single...

Marietta Food Tours: Go Around the Globe without Leaving the Square

Australian, Colombian + a Food Network Winner abound on the Marietta Food Tours. Food tours are are popping up all over Atlanta these days. I just took one of Downtown...

Krog Street Market in Inman Park: Food Stalls, Fine Dining and More

Krog Street Market offers both casual and upscale dining experiences in a beautifully refurbished space. The large open seating area quickly fills up at lunch time with...

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Atlanta Food Walks – Downtown Food Tours

What’s the difference between Southern Food and Soul Food? How is the British and Native American influence still prevalent in our food today? What does a juice...

Best Mocktails in Atlanta

I love the resurgence of the fancy cocktails. Unfortunately, booze can really pack on the calories. Not to mention they don’t do us any favors in the hydration...

Saltwood at the Loews Hotel, Midtown: First Impressions

Replacing Eleven Restaurant, Saltwood brings an edgier menu to the Midtown hotel. As far as hotel restaurants go, most play it safe. I get it, they have to cater to so...

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Catch the Stonefire Food Truck in Atlanta for Free Samples

The Stonefire Food Truck is making its way across the country and is in Atlanta for two weeks. The food truck tour is in partnership with celebrity Chef Marcel...

5 Buckhead Atlanta Restaurants: Hits and Misses

Buckhead Atlanta is at last open for business. While the stores may be quite pricey, the restaurants, on the other hand, are (thank goodness) affordable. Some are...