Underage Alcohol Sales Operation in Dunwoody

Incident: Underage Alcohol Sales Operation
Date: June 2, 2021
Location: Dunwoody, GA

In an effort to reduce alcohol-related underage drinking problems, the Dunwoody Police Department, working with agents from the Georgia Department of Revenue, recently conducted an undercover underage alcohol sales operation.

Twenty of the twenty-four checked locations refused to sell alcohol to minors. The Dunwoody Police Department would like to commend each of these businesses for working to protect our community and keep our youth safe and sober. They are:

• Perimeter Bottle, 4719 Ashford Dunwoody Road, Suite 103
• Wild Wing Café, 4788 Ashford Dunwoody Road
• MBC Dunwoody, 4764 Ashford Dunwoody Road
• The Duke, 4685 Ashford Dunwoody Road
• Hobnob, 1221 Ashford Crossing
• Chuy’s 118 Perimeter Center West
• J Alexander’s, 4701 Ashford Dunwoody Road
• Cinco Mexican Cantina – Perimeter, 4400 Ashford Dunwoody Road, Suite 3030
• Maggiano’s, 4400 Ashford Dunwoody Road
• Mellow Mushroom, 5575 Chamblee Dunwoody Road
• Taqueria Los Hermanos, 5500 Chamblee Dunwoody Road, Suite 3
• Mini Mart Tienda, 6890 Peachtree Industrial Blvd, Suite 3B
• Coronitas Bar & Grill, 6806 Peachtree Industrial Blvd, Suite A
• Dunwoody Food Mart, 4639 N Shallowford Road, Suite A
• Gilly’s, 4343 Dunwoody Park, Suite K
• Outback Steakhouse, 1220 Ashford Dunwoody Road
• Taco Mac, 1211 Ashford Crossing
• Tin Lizzy’s, 121 Perimeter Center West
• Café Intermezzo, 4505 Ashford Dunwoody Road
• Season’s 52, 90 Perimeter Center West

Four businesses sold alcohol to minors. They are:

• Olive Garden, 4749 Ashford Dunwoody Road
• BP, 4368 North Peachtree Road
• Sage Woodfire Tavern, 4505 Ashford Dunwoody Road
• Chevron, 6900 Peachtree Industrial Blvd, Suite D

The individuals that sold alcohol to underage individuals were cited and released by officers. They also face sanctions from the Georgia Department of Revenue.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, excessive drinking contributes to more than 4,300 deaths among people below the age of 21 in the United States each year. The Dunwoody Police Department regularly uses alcohol sales compliance checks as a tool in our efforts to reduce underage drinking and the many issues that stem from it.