Not too many things can beat a delicious grilled cheese sammie…it’s one of our crew’s quintessential comfort foods! Mara Davis recently shared some of our faves with The Bert Show, and below are some of her suggestions you absolutely must get your hands (and mouth!) on. Check out her picks & the full clip below.
Fred’s Meat and Bread Southern BLT (Krog Street Market)
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This is Mara Davis’ favorite grilled cheese sammie in all of ATL. We’re not joking…it literally makes her squeal! Created by Chef Todd Ginsberg from The General Muir & Yalla, this baby’s got pimento cheese, poblano peppers & bacon on grilled bread.
Seven Lamps Cheese Sandwich (Buckhead)
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Here’s the skinny: gruyere, avocado & egg on brioche. In case you were curious, brioche on a grilled cheese sammie is an absolute STELLAR choice! This spot is also super groovy, so go check it out, even if grilled cheese isn’t your jam.
Tom and Chee Grilled Mac & Chee (Kennesaw & Buford)
The Shark Tank success is making waves all around the country, and for good reason…it’s literally dedicated to grilled cheese & tomato soup! Choose between 15 different grilled cheese sammies or build your own if you’re feeling creative. Don’t forget about their 3 different types of tomato soup for optimal dunking!
JCT Kitchen Grown Up Grilled Cheese (West Midtown)
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A sammie with a variety of cheeses & roasted tomatoes that’s right on the money! Served on buttered semolina toast & paired with a cup of tomato soup.
Pub Ten Grilled Cheese Menu (Peachtree Corners)
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Yep, we’re not joking. There’s a whole section on the menu dedicated to grilled cheese, so take your pick! Pictured above is the Parisian with Brie, boasting pineapple-chili marmalade, tomatoes & green apple. And get this…it’s served with a blue cheese tomato bisque! Talk about dangerously cheesy.
Highland Bakery Pimento Cheese Sandwich (Old Fourth Ward, Virginia Highlands, Downtown, Midtown, Buckhead, Georgia Tech, Emory & Decatur)
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Vermont white cheddar, pimento cheese & sliced tomatoes on grilled Sourdough? Sign us up! If you’re feeling adventurous, add some bacon and/or fried chicken. Make sure you get an order of tomato soup to wash it down with.
Riverstone Corner Bistro RCB Grilled Cheese (Canton)
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This family owned and operated spot’s got a sammie worth driving the distance for! Gouda & cheddar is paired with avocado, bacon & tomatoes between 2 slices of fresh sourdough.
Buckhead Diner Grilled Cheese Menu (Buckhead)
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Another spot where you’ve got options! One even comes with only veggies & cheese if you’re trying to stay away from meat. Mara digs the Four Cheese Grilled Cheese & Tomato Soup on Parmesan crusted egg bread (pictured), and we don’t blame her…it literally melts in your mouth!
Check out more options & the full Bert Show segment here, & let us know which grilled cheese sammie your tastebuds like best.
Last Updated: July 1, 2019