A Slice of Europe in Inman Park



If you’re not familiar with this hidden European treasure within walking distance of the Beltline in Inman Park, you’ll want to make sure to visit Julianna’s Coffee & Crèpes as soon as you can.

This lovely little crèperie and coffee shop popped quietly into the neighborhood about three months ago and has been growing in popularity ever since.  Located at the corner of Lake and Ashland Avenues, Julianna’s is housed in the rustic basement level of a private home with its European-looking storefront facing Lake Avenue.  Continue reading

GA State students head back to the Pencil Factory’s restaurants and shops

Pencil FactoryA new school year is upon us.   There are books to buy, classes to attend, and friends to make.  But you’ve also gotta eat and look good!  Lucky for you, the Pencil Factory Flats & Shops on Decatur St. is right around the corner and can meet several of your back-to-school needs in a single trip.

Here are some of the retailers you’ll no doubt get to know this school year.  And P.S. – Lot parking is FREE when you visit any of them! Continue reading

Let Bone Lick Barbecue cater your next event!

Bone Lick BBQSummer get-togethers, birthday parties, family reunions, office events, football games…  So many great ways to spend time with family and friends, but sometimes the work to prep the food is best left to the pros.

Fortunately, Bone Lick Barbecue in West Midtown recently launched an amazing BBQ catering menu for events of all types and sizes.

The catering menu includes Bone Lick’s best starters, main dishes, sides, and drinks – structured in a way that makes it easy to plan your corporate event, party, or tailgate.   Main dishes include slow smoked pulled pork or quartered chicken, sliced brisket, house sausage, slow-smoked dry-rubbed ribs, and even a whole hog roast!  Serve it up with sides like jalapeno mac, garden salad, Brunswick stew, and Texas toast and you’ll be the talk of the town.  Continue reading

La Urbana Tequila & Mezcal Bar Coming Soon to West Midtown!

La UrbanaGet ready, West Midtown.  There’s about to be a hot new dining and drinking destination in town.  La Urbana Tequila & Mezcal Bar, a high-energy Mexican concept, is scheduled to open for lunch and dinner this fall at Apex West Midtown on Huff Rd.

Owner Jose Onate explains that the restaurant will bring the hip food, drink, and vibe of modern Mexico to Atlanta’s west side.   The atmosphere will be upscale, but not pretentious.  Patrons can expect to experience an industrial, urban interior and a stylish outdoor patio similar to what one might expect in New York’s Soho district. Continue reading

Cool down on the BeltLine with Fruttela Frozen Yogurt!

Fruttela logoNow that the BeltLine is open and connecting so many of Atlanta’s great neighborhoods, it’s time to learn about the shops and restaurants that are along the path so you can grab a bite when you need it.  And since it’s about to get pretty hot out there, we think you need to know about Fruttela Frozen Yogurt, an all-natural fro-yo shop located just off the BeltLine Eastside Trail at 701 N. Highland Ave. in Inman Park! Continue reading

So many restaurant deals, so little time…

You gotta eat.  And sometimes, you gotta eat out.  But you also gotta watch your wallet.  Fortunately, we’ve been keeping up with some great offers from a few of our favorite dining spots.   If only there were more meals in the day… thank goodness for snacks!

Fruttela logoFruttela Frozen Yogurt – Springtime is here!   That means it’s also Frozen Yogurt time!  At Fruttela Frozen Yogurt in Inman Park, students get 10% off every Monday.  Better still, the yogurt you get at Fruttela is made with real fruit and non-fat organic milk – perfect for staying cool and keeping your mind sharp over the summer break.


The Drafting TableThe Drafting Table – Come in daily at 3:00pm for 1/2 price appetizer specials until 7:00pm.  The Drafting Table will resume lunch hours in June, but for now, Sunday brunch continues weekly from 11:30-4:00 and dinner is of course served every day from 3:00pm until close.  The Drafting Table is located downtown at 349 Decatur St. Continue reading