Asian Supermarket

We’ve been dying for an excuse to run into this market (opened in early Feb.). Finally, we needed a new batch of jasmine tea. This location was quick and easy. And, we were beyond thrilled with the assortment. The market might be a touch on the small side. But, the […]

Pearl Lian

Pearl Lian

Tuna Nicoise?

These tuna slices hide a mountain of baby greens, grated carrots, and cherry tomato halves tossed in some form Asian spiced vinaigrette. Tuna Nicoise? No. This isn’t Tuna Nicoise… not in any world. But, the tuna […]

Chaat Ka Chaska Street Food

Chaat Ka Chaska Indian Street Food

Huge Murals…

…And, Food Carts Decorate The Space

Plain Dosa (With Sambar (or, Sambhar) And Cilantro Chutney)

Samosa Chat

May 23rd, 2016 | Category: Atlanta, Atlanta Food, Cocktails & Beverages, Fast Food, First Glimpse, Food, food atlanta, In & Around Atlanta, Off The Beaten Path, Restaurants, Review, Snacks, Tea | Leave a comment

BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir

BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir

Hidden In The ‘Burbs

Everyone Is Welcome

Turkish limestone, Italian marble, and Indian pink sandstone become one huge work of art.

Beauty, peace, and tranquility lies […]

Dai Nam Vietnamese Restaurant

Lots…

…and lots of fresh herbs get us off to a great start

Bánh Khọt

Crispy rice pancakes with shrimp and herbs…

Crispy on the outside, tender in the middle

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Com Mai — Duck Noodle Soup

Com Mai’s Duck Noodle Soup (Mì Vịt Tiềm)

Tender duck, rich broth, bright green herbs, mushroom, and chewy egg noodles

It’s one delicious bowl of goodness working in harmony.

February 26th, 2016 | Category: Atlanta, Atlanta Food, Best Soups, Coffee, Food, food atlanta, In & Around Atlanta, Restaurants, Review, Snacks, Tea | Leave a comment

Aladdin’s Mediterranean Grill

Aladdin’s Schwarma Platter

Chicken & Beef

Aladdin’s Kabob Sampler

Lamb, Beef, & Chicken

The lamb was beautifully tender, delicious, and properly cooked.

Again…

January 29th, 2016 | Category: All-Time Favorites, Atlanta, Atlanta Food, Cocktails & Beverages, Food, food atlanta, In & Around Atlanta, Restaurants, Review, Snacks, Specialty Shops, Tea | Leave a comment

La Mei Zi — Another Great Meal

Braised Beef Scallion Rolls

Crispy wrappers were generously stuffed with beef, chives, and cilantro.

For two people to share, this was a generous serving.

Spicy Deep Fried Chicken Sichuan

Crispy […]

VN Tofu

VN Tofu’s Special Combination Banh Mi (about $3)

The Special

Lined up and ready to go, it just doesn’t get any quicker than this. You can grab this and be on the road in just a couple minutes (That is, if you can […]

Mizumi Ramen

Mizumi Ramen Japanese Noodle House

Ebiyaki

Tonkotsu Ramen

It’s an all-time favorite.

Spicy Ramen

Silky rich broth and meltingly tender pork. Yes, again.

January 14th, 2016 | Category: All-Time Favorites, Atlanta, Atlanta Food, Best Soups, Food, food atlanta, In & Around Atlanta, Ramen, Restaurants, Review, Snacks, Tea | Leave a comment