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Category: Dining

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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Taco Cowboy serves up flavorful and affordable dishes. Pictured here are the Carnitas and Nashville tacos.

‘Taco Cowboy’ lassoes in new, refreshing take on Tex-Mex

By Parker Killenberg and Max Nevins Review With an inviting atmosphere and noteworthy cuisine, the new Virginia-Highland restaurant Taco Cowboy offers an interesting alternative to a run-of-the-mill Tex-Mex dining experience. An exciting spin on classic Tex-Mex and Baja cuisine, Taco Cowboy also offers hearty steaks and seasonal desserts in addition to its signature tacos. We were some of the new […]

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Quest for the Best Burger: ‘Five Guys’ reigns victorious

By Cory Dillard Review The burger is a well loved American classic so I took the initiative to discover the greatest burger in Atlanta, which led me to Grindhouse Killer Burgers, Yeah! Burger, George’s Bar and Restaurant, and Five Guys Burgers and Fries. The first stop on my quest for the best burger was George’s Bar and Restaurant. When I […]

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Kiri restaurant doesn’t go unnoticed

By: Anya Lomsadze In the Harry Potter books, Platform Nine and Three Quarters, the train station that takes students to Hogwarts is hidden from the magicless population by spells that draw your eyes from platform nine to ten. Similarly, the magically affordable but good quality Kiri Rice Bar escapes from sight as your eyes drag over from the Starbucks to […]

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Students Choose Chick-fil-A

By Lea Davis Review If you prefer recommendable customer service and an optimal food choice, you’ve come to the right place.  Chick-fil-A is the number one choice for students. Chick-fil-A has spent their last couple of years expanding across the globe and adding healthier options to the menu. Despite being closed on Sundays, they still hold the rank for satisfying […]

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