Monday, June 30, 2008

Groovy Lunch Spots around the City

Green Tomato Buffet1275 Powers Ferry Rd SE Marietta, GA 30067
(770) 618-8451

Mon - sat 11-8
Cool cheap lunch spot that has my fave southern veg..Fried green prices...

Parish Foods Fine Goods
240 North Highland, 404-681-4434
Breakfast is served as early as 7 am Mon-Fri...Order sandwiches, salad during lunch hours...Brunch is served on the weekends upstairs in the dining room from 10-3

Café Circa464 Edgewood Ave Atlanta
oh my the appetizers, entrees and desserts are absolute yum..warning you may not want to go back to work after this delicious meal...

590 Mimosa Blvd Historic Roswell, GA
(770) 650-7877

The Old Tucker Fountain2329 Main St., Tucker, GA
Phone 770-493-8880

Jake's Ice Creams & Sorbets660 Irwin StAtlanta, GA 30312
(404) 586-9972
Try the fried green tomato blt and chicken sandwich. And don’t dare miss the ice cream. My toddler loves this place!

Fuji Ya Japanese Restaurant4135 Lavista RoadTucker , GA 30084
Fun hibachi restaurant, Japanese seafood and steak, and full sushi bar. Very cheap lunch prices

Buckhead Bread Company & Corner Café3070 Piedmont RoadAtlanta, GA 30305
(404) 240-1978
Expensive but good. Great bakery!

5th Earl Market
309 E College AveDecatur, GA 30030
(404) 377-5477

205 E Ponce De Leon Ave Decatur, GA 30030
(888) 580-3672
Large portions and hip design are the highlights at this Americanized Asian noodle shop
Le Petit Marche'
Neighborhood: Kirkwood 1963 Hosea L Williams Dr Ste 108Atlanta, GA 30317(404) 371-9888

Broil Out
5975 Roswell Rd NE Atlanta, GA 30328
(404) 843-0333
Mu Lan Chinese Restaurant
824 Juniper Street Midtown 30308
(404) 877-5797

2884-B N Druid Hills Rd Atlanta, GA 30329
(404) 315-6262
Toco Hills eatery welcomes pizza lovers with wood-fired pies and creative gourmet toppings.

Havana Sandwich Shop
2905 Buford Hwy NE
(404) 636-4094
Hole-in-the-wall Buford Highway lunch spot works its main-drag mojo on Cuban sandwiches.

Just Loaf’n
313 Boulevard
This new neighborhood restaurant (right around the corner from Six Feet Under) serves up New Orleans seafood specialties, from gumbo to po’ boys.

Casa Vieja
3652 Shallowford Road, Doraville
Authentic Columbian food that has old favorites from Cuban and Puerto Rican kitchens

Solstice Cafe
562 Boulevard S.E., Atlanta
A hip, caffeine-fueled cafe in Grant Park, serving bargain breakfast, lunch and dinner every day.

Alon's1394 N Highland Ave NE Atlanta, GA 30306-3354

Food 101 Morningside
4969 Roswell Road, Suite 200 Sandy Springs, GA
1397 N. Highland, Atlanta

Chef Rob's Caribbean Cafe
5920 Roswell Rd Sandy Springs, GA 30328
(404) 250-3737

Chicago Nancy's Pizzeria
265 Ponce de Leon (Cross Street: Penn Avenue NE)Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 885-9199
Midtown pizza joint dishes up pies to those in need of a fast fix.

BLEU House Cafe108 N Cemetery St Norcross, GA 30071
Mon-fri 11-3

Oakhurst Grill350 Mead RdDecatur, GA
(404) 270-9575

The Varsity61 North Ave NWAtlanta, GA 30308-2166
(404) 881-1706
An Atlanta institution!

Las Palmeras
368 5th Street (Cross Street: Durant Place NE) Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 872-0846
Hidden in a Midtown neighborhood, this low-priced Cuban restaurant is well worth seeking out.

Fellini's Pizza2809 Peachtree Rd NEAtlanta, GA 30305-3135
(404) 266-0082 Cross Street: Rumson Road
Sit on the outdoor patio, crowdwatch and have a pie. Great atmosphere!

Duck's Cosmic Kitchen111-D New St.,
East Decatur Station,
Decatur GA

111 MLK
111 Martin Luther King Jr DrAtlanta, GA 30303 404-523-0109
Atlanta’s best hidden secret!

Zocalo Taqueria
465 Boulevard

Carver's Country Kitchen
1118 W Marietta St NWAtlanta, GA
(404) 794-4410

768 Marietta St. Suite A (Cross Street: Bankhead Highway NW) Atlanta, GA 30318
(404) 522-5655
Hip Thai eatery cooks up curries and more on the Westside.

Souper Jenny
56 E Andrews Dr NWAtlanta, GA 30305-1316
(404) 239-9023
In spite of the East Andrews street address, it's easiest to park in the lot off Cains Hill Place. Traveling north on Roswell Road, turn left onto Irby, right again onto Cains Hill, left into lot opposite Churchill Arms.

Ann’s Snack Bar
1615 Memorial Drive S.E. Atlanta, GA 30317 - 2001 Phone: (404) 687-9207
Ann Price has been making her special brand of burger at this humble cafe for almost 30 years: hand-slung patties of ground beef cooked over onions and stacked with cheese, bacon, chili or all the works (aka the ghetto burger!). Her dressed-up hot dogs, such as the chili cheese split, also get heaps of praise

The Rusty Nail Pub
2900 Buford Hwy NE (Cross Street: N Druid Hills NE)Atlanta, GA 30329
(404) 325-3326
This comfortable neighborhood hangout does all the pub-style faves--BBQ, burgers, wings and plenty of beer choices.

Oz Pizza
2805 Main Street (Cross Street: White Way) East Point
(404) 761-7006 A Funky little pizza joint that serves some of the bes pies in town – hands down!

Caffè Antico
Michael C. Carlos Museum of Emory
University 571 South Kilgo Circle Atlanta, GA 30322
Located on the third floor of Emory's Michael C. Carlos Musuem; Offers seasonal menus of salads, sandwiches, and entrées as well as healthful grab-and-go options. Killer dill chicken salad, serves Starbucks coffee.

Sun in My Belly
2161 College Avenue Atlanta, GA 30317
Little 5 Points/Candler park
Phone: (404) 370-1088

Chanterelle's646 Evans St. (West End)404-758-0909

Taqueria Del Sol1200B Howell Mill Rd NWAtlanta, GA 30318
(404) 352-5811

Taqueria Sundown Café2165 Cheshire Bridge Rd NEAtlanta, GA 30324
(404) 321-1118

Rhea's Take Out Foods
1210 Canton StRoswell, GA 30075-3619
(770) 992-8638
One of the best and cheapest hamburgers in the city!

The Loop Pizza Grill
3537 Chamblee Tucker Road Atlanta, GA 30341
(770) 220-2666
Embry Hills Shopping Center

Bombay Grill2165 Savoy Dr Chamblee, GA 30341
(678) 530-9555
Tip: Indian Buffett-$9.95

Cafe Bombay2615 Briarcliff Rd NEAtlanta, GA 30329
(404) 320-0229

Southern Sweets186 Rio Cir Decatur, GA 30030-2229
(404) 373-8752
One of the best bakeries in the city! Serves lunch in the quaint cafe

314 E Howard AveDecatur, GA 30030
(404) 377-2000

Zesto Drive-In Burgers544 Ponce De Leon Ave NE (Cross Street: Ponce de Leon Court NE)Atlanta, GA
(404) 607-1118

2625 Piedmont RdAtlanta, GA 30324
(404) 844-0444

Muss & Turners1675 Cumberland Pkwy Ste 309Smyrna, GA 30080
(770) 434-1114 Cross Street: South Atlanta Road
One of the best Deli’s in Atlanta

Blue Ribbon Grill4006 Lavista RdTucker, GA 30084
(770) 491-1570

Camille's Sidewalk Café
3499 Chamblee Tucker RdAtlanta, GA 30341
(770) 455-0500

Bellini's Pasta & Pizza5525 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd Dunwoody, GA 30338
(770) 668-0558

Belly General Store
772 N. Highland Ave

Six Feet Under415 Memorial Dr SEAtlanta, GA 30312-2264 (404) 523-6664
2nd Location
685 11th Street (off of Northside Drive);Opens 3/26

La Fonda Latina (Cuban)
923 Ponce De Leon Ave NE Atlanta, GA 30306-4211
(404) 607-0665