Taste of Atlanta Blog
Taste of Atlanta: Stage Programming Line-up
15 October 2019
This year's stage programming line-up will surely be a treat for all! Attendees will be able to enjoy professional presentations by local Atlanta chefs, hands-on cooking classes...
New to Taste of Atlanta: Food Districts
10 October 2019
We've added something extra special to our festival this year - food districts! There will be several themed areas spread out throughout the main festival on Saturday, October...
Sukoshi Now Open at Colony Square!
3 October 2019
Sukoshi is now open at Colony Square, and our team did some pre-Taste of Atlanta "research" by taste testing its delicious menu! We couldn't be more excited to have...
10 Of The Best Kept Secrets About Taste Of Atlanta
25 September 2019
There’s no doubt that Taste of Atlanta gives attendees the best and most affordable way to taste sips and bites from some of the top restaurants around Atlanta, but there is so...
Bulla Gastrobar Celebrates Second Anniversary
19 September 2019
Contemporary Spanish-style restaurant Bulla Gastrobar invites guests to celebrate their second-year anniversary on Wednesday, September 25th! Located in the heart of...
9 Must-Try Dessert Spots in Atlanta
11 September 2019
Looking for something to satisfy that sweet tooth? Check out a few of our participating restaurants that offer delicious desserts at Taste of Atlanta this year!
Joella's Hot Chicken Opening in Atlanta!
5 September 2019
The Taste of Atlanta team was able to check out Joella's Hot Chicken this past week before their opening in Cumberland (minutes away from Suntrust Park!) on Friday, September 6!...
Springer Mountain Farms Southern Wing Showdown 2019 Recap
29 August 2019
This past Sunday over 28 restaurants from all over the southeast came together for the 4th Springer Mountain Farms Southern Wing Showdown at The Fairmont in West Midtown. Guests...
Unique Treats in Doraville: Sweet Spot
28 August 2019
The newest hotspot for snacks, sweets, and teas is in Doraville at Sweet Spot! Sweet Spot redesigns authentic Asian desserts with a modern touch. Their unique restaurant is not...
New Creative Southern Cuisine: Bogartz Food Artz
30 May 2019
Sandy Springs has a new neighborhood go-to that has a very catchy name: Bogartz Food Artz. Its creative name is reflective of the eclectic southern cuisine coming out of Chef Bruce Bogartz's kitchen. The food is a mash-up of the south's best flavors that are so unique, most menu items cannot be found in another restaurant, only Bogartz.
Sandy Springs' Newest Sushi Spot: District M
3 May 2019
District M opened in Sandy Springs just a few short weeks ago, but the restaurant is already making its mark on Sandy Springs' culinary scene. The restaurant prides itself on sushi, but there is more to the restaurant's menu than one would expect.
Sandy Springs Is Almost All Set for The Select
18 April 2019
At Food That Rocks 2018, The Select served tastes of crab ceviche, which won them the title of "Best Taste" of the event. This year, The Select is returning to Food That Rocks (Saturday, June 8) to defend the title. Learn more about The Select before it opens in City Springs later this year.
More Than Movies at Springs Cinema & Taphouse
5 April 2019
Food That Rocks and Springs Cinema & Taphouse are hosting a screening of “A Fine Line”, exclusive discount on Food That Rocks tickets, popcorn and a “Food That Rocks Fizz” Tito’s cocktail! Buy your tickets for Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at 7pm.
An Atlanta Staple: Nakato Japanese Restaurant
21 March 2019
If you like sushi, hibachi or Atlanta, chances are, you have eaten at Nakato Japanese Restaurant! This restaurant has been a staple in the Atlanta food community for the past 46 years, thanks to Sachi Nakato Takahara, her mother and her grandmother. The restaurant has been passed down from generation to generation and now Sachi is taking charge as the third generation female owner.
6 Key Orders from Casi Cielo
7 March 2019
The true testament to the rise of great restaurants in Sandy Springs is Casi Cielo. Casi Cielo just opened in the heart of Sandy Springs on Roswell Road and has elevated the space to a level that could be considered "sky" high.
Southern Bistro Wine Dinner
7 March 2019
Eat and Drink like an Italian at Southern Bistro on Tuesday, March 26th! Taste a special four- course menu, paired with Italian wines and meet the importer of these wines who will share personal stories from the wineries.
Atlanta's Newest 'Que: City Barbeque
22 February 2019
Our standards are high, which only works in our favor and attracts more delicious BBQ restaurants to join the Atlanta food scene. One of the newest BBQ spots on the block is City Barbeque. The restaurant has opened in Decatur and Johns Creek and they smoke low and slow just as we expect.
5 Must-Try Valentine's Treats at Amelie's French Bakery & Cafe
7 February 2019
Remember the cute pop-up dessert display at Taste of Atlanta 2018? That was Amelie's! This eclectic French Cafe & Bakery combines a traditional skillset of pastry with artistic expression and seasonal items.
Taste of the NFL- Saturday, February 2nd
31 January 2019
Over 32 of the country’s most notable chefs are heading to the Party With A Purpose with Taste of the NFL - join them for a night of food, football and fun!
24 January 2019
We know how you #tasteofatlanta every October, but what is the #tasteofmyatl that keeps you going throughout the year? Tag us in your (Facebook & Instagram) food photos all-year long and use the #tasteofmyatl in your caption to enter to win gift cards, prizes and even a chance to be featured on @TasteofAtlanta social media!
5 Ways to Eat Healthy This Year at Public School 404
10 January 2019
In the second week of 2019, healthy resolutions are starting to feel more challenging. Two weeks into cooking and eating at home, you may be feeling more fatigued than energized from prioritizing fresh, balanced meals. Let Public School 404 help you out! There are 5 dishes, in particular, that are totally crave-worthy.
It's Never Too Cold for Revolution Gelato!
13 December 2018
Revolution Gelato may be known for 3 consecutive “Best Dessert” wins at Taste of Atlanta, but our annual event is not the only time you can taste this delicious gelato. As you'd expect with a company named "Revolution", owners Leah and Jared Olkin are always getting creative in the kitchen.
Award-Winning Fried Lobster from Noble Fin
28 November 2018
Many ITP establishments tout the best seafood specialities, but Noble Fin just brought home the "Best Taste- Friday" trophy of Taste of Atlanta for their Crispy Tamarind Glazed Lobster!
Best Taste Lives Up to The Hype!
15 November 2018
Simon's Restaurant in Midtown has been open less than a year and already has a big-time trophy under their belt. The restaurant won "Best Taste" of Sunday at Taste of Atlanta on Sunday, October 21st.