Table Talk: Seven Lamps to open in December, lunch specials at Bantam + Biddy, and more


Seven Lamps to open in December

Chef Drew Van Leuvan plans to open Seven Lamps, a new restaurant with a focus on craft food and drinks. The restaurant, located in the Shops Around Lenox, will offer lunch, dinner and a late night menu daily. Brunch service will be available in the future.

Starred reviews return at Creative Loafing

After a number of months without a critic, Creative Loafing has returned to the formal restaurant criticism game. This week, Brad Kaplan takes a three star look at the Spence.

Two Atlanta restaurants named to OpenTable’s Best American Cuisine List

Aria of Buckhead and Canoe of Vinings both made OpenTable’s top 100 list of Best American Cuisine. Not too far away, Milton’s Cuisine and Cocktails of Alpharetta also made the cut. 

Seed Kitchen & Bar celebrate anniversary 

Doug Turbush talks with Eater about Seed Kitchen & Bar‘s one year anniversary.  

Anthony Bourdain announces new CNN show

After eight seasons of No Reservations, Bourdain’s relationship with the Travel Channel has apparently soured. Hopefully, things will go better with CNN and his new show, Parts Unknown.