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Category: Dining

Despite its higher price, we rated Five Guys the highest

Quest for the Best: masterfully spun milkshakes

By Jack Rafferty and Lauren Van Atta As school draws to a close and temperatures rise, it is the perfect time to search for the Grady area’s most appetizing milkshake.  Our journey for the most mouthwatering frosty treat led us to Grindhouse Killer Burgers, Five Guys Burgers and Fries and Cookout. The first stop on our tour was Grindhouse Killer […]

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Award-winning restaurant fulfills owner’s dreams

By Parker Killenberg Starting with the complimentary valet, the overwhelming hospitality of Staplehouse was apparent. Jen Hidinger and her late husband Ryan had the idea for Staplehouse many years ago, but it took a horrible tragedy and creative minds to turn their dreams into reality. With the overflow of positive energy when you enter the restaurant, it is obvious that […]

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Insomnia Cookies

Ever since the creation of Insomnia cookies company, the midnight snackers and sweet tooth lovers of the world have been divulging in warm deserts delivered right to your door. Insomnia cookies delivers freshly made desserts from 9 am-3am and also has numerous locations around the midtown area where pickup is available. Insomnia cookie currently has ninety locations across America and […]

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Grand Champion BBQ makes a slam dunk

Grand Champion BBQ makes a slam dunk

By Kassidy Kelley and Frankie Clarke Krog Street Market has always been a go-to location for restaurant owners of trendy and multicultural eateries to settle down and open up shop. Since its opening in 2014, the market has seen many businesses come and go. Within the past four months, The Cockentrice, Craft Izakaya, Frankly, and The Spotted Trotter were all […]

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Java Jive

By Maddie McDaniel When you first walk into Java Jive, it takes you back in time. Decorated like a diner from the 1950’s, Java Jive is complete with retro decor and vintage furniture, giving you the feeling that this will be a good, classic breakfast place.  The low-key diner is cash only and closes at 2 p.m. on weekdays and […]

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Nick’s Food To Go

Nestled in the outskirts of downtown Atlanta, Nick’s Food To Go stands as a small inconspicuous building embellished painted with local artist’s murals. “Best gyro” is advertised in the front and a small outdoor eating area with flowers and umbrellas offer an intimate space to enjoy your food. When you order your food owner Nick Poulos takes your order. Nick […]

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Char Korean sizzles in popular Inman Park development

By Jared Steckl and Allie Krasinski Inman Park seems to constantly have a new restaurant or boutique popping up, and the newest addition is Char Korean Bar & Grill. Since it was one of the most crowded restaurants on the strip, we had to give it a try. After hearing rave reviews from many friends and local critics, we were […]

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Local hot chocolate impresses as competition heats up

By Carolyn Capelouto As winter approaches, the chilly weather makes everyone want to stay inside, curled up with a nice cup of hot chocolate. While homemade hot chocolate is an easy way to satisfy this craving, if you brave the cold and venture outside, here are some of the best places in Atlanta to get hot chocolate. I tested four […]

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Mac and Cheese festival is successful, gives back to community

The first annual Atlanta Mac and Cheese festival in Edgewood was held on Saturday, October 8th. Each ticket sold covered five, four ounce portions of mac and cheese of your choosing. The festival was a blow out, selling all 1,650 tickets weeks before it took place..  The festival was in the works for about a year, finally getting the permits […]

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‘Java Vino’ revamped for a day to honor ‘Gilmore Girls’

By Kaitlyn Carroll and Tabby Hatem Review The typically relaxed environment of the North Highland Java Vino has been replaced with a loud, anxious crowd of Netflix-lovers. On October 5th, Java Vinos all across the United States and Canada transformed their looks to mimic Luke’s Diner, a small diner from the popular TV show Gilmore Girls. To promote a four […]

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