Sage Woodfire Tavern Has Filed For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

A number of entities related to Atlanta-based restaurant chain Sage Woodfire Tavern filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.  The chain, previously known as “Infinite Dining Group,” operates four Sage locations: on Haynes Bridge Road in Alpharetta, on Ashford Dunwoody Road across from Perimeter Mall, on Windy Hill Road not far from SunTrust Park, and on Peachtree […]

10 peachy keen metro Atlanta peach dishes

Read all 10 at the AJC….three are in Dunwoody/Sandy Springs 2. Peach cobbler. This summertime dessert staple makes an appearance on the menu at Il Giallo Osteria & Bar in Sandy Springs. Pastry chef Libby Muldawer created the dish, called Crostata de Pesca, which is a Southern peach cobber served warm, with vanilla gelato. Classic, simple and […]

Lunch with Lauren: Poke City and Momonoki

by Lauren Townsend for The Aha! Connection Poke city is open Publix Dunwoody Hall shopping center. If you aren’t familiar with poke, it is traditionally, a Hawaiian raw fish salad. If you love sushi, you will love poke. Choose a base (white or brown rice or salad greens), multiple proteins, veggies, dressing and toppings. I […]


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Secreto Southern Kitchen & Bar opening in Brookhaven on Wednesday

The “secret” will be out on Wednesday, July 11, when Brookhaven gets a taste of one of Alpharetta’s most beloved restaurants. Chef Boyd A. Rose and managing partner Paulo Junior are opening their second location of Secreto Southern Kitchen & Bar at 3575 Durden Drive in Brookleigh Marketplace. Continue at MDJ Online

Los Rancheros Wins Golden Spatula Award

Golden Spatula Award We found the perfect Mexican restaurant to tell you about, which is Los Rancheros on Dunwoody Club Drive in Dunwoody. They have been here for nearly 25 years. It’s family run and operated, and everything is made from scratch!  Los Rancheros received a perfect 100 on their health inspection. In fact, they’ve scored two […]

Secreto Southern Kitchen and Bar Opening in Brookhaven July 11

Chef Boyd A. Rose and Managing Partner Paulo Junior on July 11 will open their second location of Secreto Southern Kitchen and Bar.  Continue at What Now Atlanta “Rose’s Southern upbringing and the recipes his mother and grandmother made throughout his childhood inspire him to create soul-satisfying meals for his guests,” says an announcement. Continue at […]

Lunch with Lauren: King BBQ and Cousins Maine Lobster

by Lauren Townsend for The Aha! Connection I have strong opinions about BBQ. I never realized it until I left for Clemson and South Carolinians would emphatically insist that their mustard based BBQ was the best in the country. Perhaps if their insistence wasn’t so unfettered that it was the BEST in the WHOLE country […]


Buttermilk Kitchen’s “Secret” Fancy Fried Chicken Dinner

By Audra Anders for The Aha! Connection You’ve quite possibly eaten breakfast at Buttermilk Kitchen in Buckhead.   If not, you need to go…and soon….but get there early and expect to wait a little while for a table.  It is worth the wait…just ask my always hungry teenage boys. Buttermilk’s Chef, Suzanne Vizethann, is  a local […]

Lunch with Lauren: Donuts!

By Lauren Townsend for The Aha! Connection Friday is National Donut Day which is one of the few food “holidays” I honor. Luckily, in Dunwoody, we have DaVinci’s Donuts (5537 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd, Dunwoody, GA 30338 in the Walgreens shopping center). DaVinci’s offers smaller, cake-style donuts in a variety of flavors. If for some reason, […]


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