Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Taco Cantina Opening in Former Baked in Old Fourth Ward

A new location of Taco Cantina is coming soon to the Old Fourth Ward.  The Mexican eatery from "acclaimed chef" Adolfo Gonzales will open in place of Baked Comfort Foods, which closed this past January at the Tribute Lofts near the intersection of John Wesley Dobbs Avenue and Boulevard.

McDonald's Looks to Bring "Modern" Restaurant to Chamblee

McDonald's recently submitted plans to the City of Chamblee to construct a new restaurant on Clairmont Road in Chamblee.  The "new" restaurant would actually replace an existing location, but would be rebuilt larger.  The Oakbrook, Illinois-based burger chain wants to demolish their existing 2,331 square foot restaurant at Clairmont Road and 1-85 and replace it with a new 3,800 square foot restaurant.  
The new McDonald's will likely look similar to this 

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Former 120 Tavern to Reopen as Hoyle's This Fall

A new restaurant called Hoyle's Kitchen + Bar is to open next month in Marietta.  The restaurant, located at 1440 Roswell Road, not far from The Big Chicken, will be familiar to some as having most recently been known as the 120 Tavern & Music Hall.  

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Bits & Bites

Newk's Eatery will open their newest Atlanta area location next week in Tucker.  The new restaurant will open Monday September 24, at the new Tucker Meridian shopping center at the corner of Northlake Parkway and LaVista Road.   

[REPORT] Toys "R" Us May Soon Become Toys Were Us

Wayne, New Jersey-based Toys "R" Us filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy late this past Monday night.  The retailer, which has been hit hard by both Amazon.com and Walmart, hopes to restructure about $5 billion in long term debt so that it can continue as a going concern.