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The Best Bites at Buford Highway’s Plaza Fiesta

If you’re an Atlanta native, there’s a good chance you’ve seen Plaza Fiesta’s pastel colored exteriors driving down Buford Highway at some point in your life. And if you are new to the City, it’s a visit worth taking. Stepping inside is like hopping on a Delta flight to South America and heading to the closest market.

Santa Teresa 1796 Cuba Libre Recipe

We love a good Cuba Libre recipe – especially when it’s made with Santa Teresa 1796 rum. The rum comes from 5 generations of distillers, and is run through the original cask from 1796. On this episode of The Mix, host Julie Smith reviews the history of the popular rum and Cola drink before host Phil Armijo digs in with an easy to make Cuba Libre recipe for your home. Plus, you’ll find out the answer to the question “What’s the difference between a Cuba Libre and a rum and Coke?”

Buford Highway Farmer’s Market is Atlanta’s Best Kept Secret

Everyone knows Buford Highway is where you want to be for hole-in-the-wall, authentic eats from all over the world. But if you’re not adding Buford Highway Farmer’s Market into your rotation, you’re missing out big time on one of Atlanta’s best food experiences. Here are some of our favorite can’t miss highlights.

Smoked ribs and sides from the Terrapin Taproom and Fox Bros BBQ at The Battery.

The Ultimate Restaurant Guide to the Battery Atlanta

Metro Atlanta’s The Battery Atlanta complex has only been around for a few years, but is already one of the City’s favorite restaurant destinations. That’s why it’s long past due for us to share our ultimate restaurant guide to the Battery. If you haven’t been yet, let us tell you – there’s nothing better than a summer or fall afternoon at the Battery with your friends and a ballgame on deck. Check out our list, prioritize your favorites and head to the Battery today!

7 Spots for a Quick, Healthy Lunch in Atlanta

If you’re like me, your hot girl summer turned into more of a “eating out a lot amd indulging a lot of cocktails” summer. And while there are #NoRagrets about that, it’s time for me to swap out french fries for a salad. Here’s a list of places around town that are always perfect when you need a meal that’s 🎵 so fresh and so green green. 🎵

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29 Ideas for Having The *Best* Bachelorette Party in Atlanta

So maybe we’re biased, but Atlanta really has got everything to offer for your destination bachelorette party. Here’s 29 ideas for having the ultimate Bachelorette party weekend in Atlanta, from which hotels and Airbnbs to stay, which restaurants to dine at, and which bars to have the most fun time with your girls.

Tortas from Carniceria Ramirez.

Atlanta’s Top Tortas

When you’re craving a sandwich with a little something…extra delicioso you can always count on a Torta. We put together our Top Torta places with a focus on the most authentically mouthwatering, hard to find spots in Atlanta.

Easy Bloody Mary Recipe, Perfect for Crowds

This tailgate Bloody Mary recipe is perfect for football season. With tailgates that can start early in the morning, there’s nothing better to get you loosened up for kickoff than a beautiful Bloody. Join our host Julie Smith and mixologist Phil Armijo for a Bloody Mary that’s brimming with flavor – and topped with your favorite garnishes. It’s all on the latest episode of The Mix.

The Ultimate Decatur Dining Guide

Decatur is a city of contrasts. It has a small-town feel but is full of big city restaurants. It’s a quiet and unassuming community yet attracts some of the most prominent names in the food scene. Whether you’re craving a perfectly-poured pint of beer on tap or authentic French fare, you don’t need to look far in Decatur to find something that will hit the spot. 

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10 Tremendous Tapas Restaurants Around Atlanta

You wouldn’t initially think “tapas” when you think Atlanta, but it seems that the city really has taken to this type of cuisine imported from Spain. It feels like everyday a new spot is opening up where you can sip on sangria and gnosh on some patatas bravas, and we’re here to guide you exactly on where you can find the most tempting tapas around town.

7 Refreshing Cocktail Recipes To Try This Summer

Have you had a chance to check out our new YouTube show, “The Mix?” We’ve had a blast exploring show stopping cocktail recipes with our hosts, Julie and Phil. In case you’ve missed it, here are some of our favorite cocktail recipes we’ve explored so far, ready for you to try at home! (Step by step recipe and ingredients can be found in the YouTube description as well as linked in the title of each drink.) 

Red Velvet Vegan cinnamon rolls from Hebrew Bakes

11 Incredible Vegan Bakeries

Vegan Bakeries are all over Atlanta for those seeking a plant based goodie. Thanks to ingredients like flax eggs and vegan butter, all the delicious cakes, brownies, and cookies from your youth can fit your modern day vegan lifestyle. Here are the best places in Atlanta to get your next Vegan treat.

Frutta - Bowl | Photo: Instagram/fruttabowls

5 Super Fresh Açai Bowl Spots Around Atlanta

Originally a Brazilian dessert, açai bowls are dangerously addictive. A creamy frozen berry base with fresh fruits topped with granola and coconut, it’s basically THE perfect blend of flavors for your palette. For breakfast, lunch or dinner, açai bowls are spectacular at any hour. If you are passionate about this superfood like we are, check out our fav açai spots in the A.

Daddy Dz BBQ Joynt | Photo: Facebook/daddydzbbq

A Guide to Atlanta’s BBQ Joints

Atlanta Eats presents our list of down and dirty neighborhood barbecue joints, from traditional to upgraded favorites, around the metro Atlanta area.

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7 Hot, New Restaurants in Atlanta

A gorgeous new cocktail bar, a new College Park brunch spot, and a burger called the “Juicy Lucy” with melty, ooey, gooey cheese cooked into the middle are some of the new things to hit the Atlanta dining scene this summer. Check it out! 

Hal's - Filet Mignon

Steak Shapiro’s Top 9 Steakhouses

Atlanta, Georgia has more outstanding steak houses than any other city in America.  There, I said it. Don’t get me wrong, we are great at BBQ, Soul Food, Asian, Italian, etc.–but it is with bold classic steak houses where we truly separate ourselves from other cities. When you’re a guy named “Steak,” you have tried a few over the years and here is my list of the 9 most perfect steak houses that totally define our city, listed below in alphabetical order. 

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