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Quest for the Best: masterfully spun milkshakes

Quest for the Best: masterfully spun milkshakes

The Southerner

May 24, 2017

Filed under Dining, Quest for the Best

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...

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

The Southerner

November 10, 2016

Filed under A&E, Dining, Quest for the Best

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 entered the restaurant, I wa...

Rockin’ Ritos Quest for the Best Burritos

Rockin’ Ritos Quest for the Best Burritos

August 23, 2016

Rather than heatedly debate over presidential candidates, students incessantly argue over the leading burrito joint in Atlanta, each presenting their ...

QFTB: Jack’s Pizza and Wings slices the competition

QFTB: Jack’s Pizza and Wings slices the competition

March 22, 2016

First created in Naples, Italy during the 18th and 19th centuries, pizza has since become an American favorite. Pizza, which is traditionally comprised of ...

Quest For The Best: BBQ

Jared Steckl

February 25, 2016

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By: Harrison Thweatt Nothing is more of a Southern staple than barbeque, so to honor my heritage, I set out on a quest for the best BBQ.  To find the best pork I visited Fox Brothers’ BBQ, Fat Matt’s, Community Q and Sweet Auburn. Each restaurant had its own unique flare on the “king of meats.” Upon entering Sweet Auburn in Poncey Highlands, I was struck by the...

Quest for the Best: Lee’s Bakery pho the win

Quest for the Best: Lee’s Bakery pho the win

December 1, 2015

Inspired by the growing popularity of international street food, we decided to stray from  typical ethnic cuisines in our search to find the most authen...

Quest for the Best: Octane Coffee Bar and Lounge worth the buzz

Quest for the Best: Octane Coffee Bar and Lounge worth the buzz

Mei Nathan

November 3, 2015

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Crisp temperatures and colorful leaves are quickly replacing summer’s sweltering heat — fall has once again arrived. For this month’s Quest for t...

Quest for the Best: Croissing into new territory; Little Tart Bake Shop savory, sweet

Quest for the Best: Croissing into new territory; Little Tart Bake Shop savory, sweet

Mei Nathan

October 10, 2015

Filed under Dining, Quest for the Best

The croissant, a French pastry known for its rich layers, flaky goodness and traditional crescent shape, is a delicacy favored by many. On our latest ...

Quest for the Best: Tacos turn staffers into Sol men

Quest for the Best: Tacos turn staffers into Sol men

October 29, 2014

By Chris Brown and Ike Hammond Tacos have been a staple of American cuisine since the early 1900s when the delicious snacks were first popularized in Sa...

Quest for the Best: No Waffling on this; West Egg it is

Quest for the Best: No Waffling on this; West Egg it is

October 29, 2014

By Lucy Lombardo The story of Southern food is teeming with generations of visionary chefs who have spent their lives refining their craft. Thou...

Holy crepe! Family-owned restaurant takes the crepe, eats it, too

Holy crepe! Family-owned restaurant takes the crepe, eats it, too

May 12, 2014

[slideshow_deploy id='28640']   When it comes to food, we can thank Paris for many of our favorite dishes. Without France, there would be no...

Say cheese: quest yields wide variety of cheese dips

Say cheese: quest yields wide variety of cheese dips

March 21, 2014

Spring Break is just around the corner, and what better way to spend yours than lounging poolside, getting your tan on and eating chips and queso? With t...

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