50 Best Things to Do - Atlanta Magazine

Author Eli Kirshtein

  • Eli Kirshtein

    Contributing Writer

    A contestant on season six of Bravo’s Top Chef, Kirshstein is opening an American brasserie in Atlanta.


43. Eat old-school

Grab a bite at a few of Buckhead's old favorites

I come from a Buckhead family. My father’s parents live off of West Wesley and my mother’s parents reside near Chastain Park. I grew up in Garden Hills, and my first job was fry guy at Buckhead Diner; I made those blue cheese potato chips and Kevin Rathbun was in the kitchen. Read More