Bocado Burger Bar aims for a mid-October opening in Avalon
Bocado owner Brian Lewis is capitalizing on the attention his famous burger has brought to the small Westside restaurant. He’ll be opening Bocado Burger Bar in Alpharetta’s Avalon complex mid-October and is working on negotiating a lease for a new beverage concept in Inman Park, tentatively scheduled to open in January 2015.Read more
While the metro area is still tops for sprawl, pockets of walkability are projected to grow.
It often seems that every week brings a new report underscoring metro Atlanta’s woeful sprawl and its host of associated ills. Well, here’s a bit of better news. A report to be released today ranks the growth of walkable areas in the country’s 30 largest areas, and here’s the stunner: Atlanta comes in eighth place.Read more
Bocado Burger Bar aims for a mid October opening in Avalon
Bocado owner Brian Lewis is capitalizing on the attention his famous burger has brought to the small Westside restaurant. He’ll be opening Bocado Burger Bar in Alpharetta’s Avalon complex mid October and is working on negotiating a lease for a new beverage concept in Inman Park.Read more
Plus a look at where the dining scene is headed in the near future
Forks up, y’all: We’ll soon witness an unprecedented surge of restaurant openings in Atlanta. It’s about time.Read more
Fast-casual concept joins Antico Pizza and Ford Fry’s El Felix at Avalon
Between Ford Fry’s Tex-Mex joint El Felix and Giovanni di Palma’s Antico Pizza outpost, big names have generated a great deal of buzz around the new Avalon mixed-use development in Alpharetta.Read more
How has the North Carolina-based furniture line outlasted the competition? Comfort is key.
Mitchell Gold and Bob Williams, founders of the North Carolina–based furniture line, were in town Thursday to celebrate their business’s twenty-fifth anniversary. We spoke with the duo just before a big party at their Atlanta store, as Legendary Event staff in black T-shirts hustled about setting up bars and appetizer spreads. You might remember the store’s early bashes, when RuPaul’s pal Lady Bunny spun tunes in the full-length glass windows fronting Peachtree Road.Read more