Intown Atlanta Restaurants Offer Serious Back-to-School Specials

Kid eating spaghettiIt’s hard to believe it’s back-to-school time in Atlanta, but it is!   And with all the clothes, notebooks, and backpacks to buy, parents are no doubt looking to save money wherever they can.   This weekend’s sales tax holiday will definitely help save on school supplies, but you’ve still gotta eat!  Take a look at these great intown Atlanta restaurants offering Kids Eat FREE deals!  What a great way to feed those ever-growing appetites!

PS – Check out P’cheen’s back-to-school deal at the end of the list for a more adult night out … Continue reading

Pool Tournament and SweetWater Events at West Midtown Corner Tavern!

Corner TavernMonday, August 5, 8:00 pm – Single-player, double-bracket elimination Pool Tournament

On Monday, August 5th, Doc Waldrop, captain of one of West Midtown Corner Tavern’s 8-ball teams, will host a single-player, double-bracket elimination tournament at the restaurant/bar.

Interested contestants can sign up to participate in the tournament all day Monday, August 5, until 7:30 pm.   The fee to participate is $10 per person.   The event begins promptly at 8:00 pm.  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

Celebrate the Fourth of July at Bone Lick BBQ!

Bone Lick BBQIf fighting the crowds to see fireworks from a parking lot isn’t your thing, have we got an event for you!  Announcing the inaugural Red, White + ‘Cue Rooftop BBQ Bonanza at Bone Lick Barbecue!

This really is the perfect way to celebrate July 4.  I mean, nothing says independence quite like a whole hog roast, giveaways, live music, kiddie pools, drink specials, and a Twinkie-eating competition, right?!  According to the Facebook event page, musical guests include Owner of the Sun and Stumbling Troubadours. Continue reading

Summer Fitness Deal Alert!

X3 SportsSummer officially begins Friday.  And if you’re like me, you’re wishing you had worked out a little harder before bathing suit season was upon us.  But, alas, we cannot turn back the hands of time.  We can, however, shift our workouts in to high gear to make up for lost time!

And good news on that front – X3 Sports, our favorite martial arts and kickboxing fitness facility, is offering a pretty fantastic Living Social deal to spice up your exercise regimen.  For just $20, you can get a month of unlimited kickboxing, boxing, and Fast Track classes!   $20!  Want even more good news?  The 55-minute sessions are suitable for participants of all abilities.  Plus, the offer is good at all three X3 locations – Inman Park at N. Highland Steel, West Midtown across the street from Apex West Midtown, and Marietta.  Continue reading