Category Archives: Dining

Dining: After just one year in business, Spice Street Grill to close Rockmart restaurant on Sept. 1.

Dining: After just one year in business, Spice Street Grill to close Rockmart restaurant on Sept. 1.

  The Spice Street Grill at 108 E. Church Street in Rockmart will be closing its doors on September 1 after just one year in business. From Spice Street Grill: The time has come to sadly announce, we will be closing the restaurant on September 1st. It was a blessing to serve our community for the… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Friday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Friday.

FLOYD ROME CRISIS STABILIZATION UNIT 1 WOODBINE AVE ROME, GA 30165 Last Inspection Score: 100 BARTOW MCDONALD’S (WEST AVE) 1130 WEST AVE CARTERSVILLE, GA 30120 Last Inspection Score: 97 MCDONALD’S (DIXIE AVE) 266 N DIXIE AVE CARTERSVILLE, GA 30120 Last Inspection Score: 95 AMERICA’S CAFE 444 JOE FRANK HARRIS PKWY CARTERSVILLE, GA 30121 Last Inspection… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Thursday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Thursday.

FLOYD Barnes & Noble, 95. BARTOW Armando’s Italian Restaurant, Cartersville, 79. Booth Western Art Museum, 96. Harris Five Forks Cafe, Kingston, 94. Taco Bell, Main Street, 99. Townsend Park Health & Rehab, Cartersville, 91. WPC Residences, Cartersville, 90. GORDON No reports. POLK Taqueria Michocana, Cedartown, 96. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Dining & Drink: WNB Factory opening soon in Cedartown, Cartersville, offering wings, burgers, fried rice. Hiring begins in 3 week at Popeye’s in Cartersville. New from Rome City Brewing: ‘When in Rome.’

Dining & Drink: WNB Factory opening soon in Cedartown, Cartersville, offering wings, burgers, fried rice. Hiring begins in 3 week at Popeye’s in Cartersville. New from Rome City Brewing: ‘When in Rome.’

  Cedartown and Cartersville are the latest locations of a growing “wing and burger joint” in metro Atlanta. WNB Factory is expected to open later this month at 1575 Rome Highway in Cedartown (near Walmart and Home Depot) while the Cartersville location is due soon at 855 Joe Frank Harris Parkway near Ingles. What’s on… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Wednesday. Score of 75/C for longtime area restaurant.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Wednesday. Score of 75/C for longtime area restaurant.

FLOYD Coosa Country Club Main kitchen, 89. Snack bar, 85. Landmark Restaurant, 75 C. Previous: 81 on Nov.13. 2-2B Violation of Code: [511-6-1.03(5)(j)1&2] Observed employee drinks without lids and straws stored improperly in kitchen area. Drinks observed on shelves over prep top coolers and over clean dishes in dishwashing area. Corrective Action: CFSM was notified. All unapproved… Read more

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Dining. The ultimate combo meal next week: Popeye’s opens on Monday, Chicken Salad Chick on Tuesday.

Dining. The ultimate combo meal next week: Popeye’s opens on Monday, Chicken Salad Chick on Tuesday.

Rome’s two newest restaurants will premiere a day apart from each others, which might provide a little bit of relief for law enforcement expected on site to handle overflow traffic. It starts Monday with the return of Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen to West Rome. The franchisees, Funky Chicken LLC, has a post on Facebook telling fans “one more week… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Tuesday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Tuesday.

FLOYD Mellow Mushroom, Broad Street, 86. Taco Bell, Shorter Avenue, 97. BARTOW Cartersville Heights Care & Rehab, 84. Sleep Inn/Main Stay, breakfast, Emerson, 85. GORDON Open Frame, Calhoun, 96. POLK WNB Factory Wings & Burgers, Cedartown, 100. CHATTOOGA Little Caesar’s, Summerville, 87. Lyerly Drive-Thru, 92. Willow Tree, Summerville, 82.   Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Monday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Monday.

FLOYD Los Potros, Silver Creek, 90. Rome Crisis Stabilization Center, 75/C. Last inspection: 91 on Dec. 6. 1-2A Violation of Code: [511-6-1.03(1)(a)-(c)1,4,5,6-14,15, 16] Observed PIC unable to demonstrate knowledge of employee health policy, reporting agreement, and food safety. CA: All food service employees will be properly trained and re-trained.  New Violation. 1-2B Violation of Code: [511-6-1-.03(3)(d)] Observed CFSM unable… Read more

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Dining & Drink: Foundry to close Aug. 26-29 for renovations. Don Neo’s Tacos & Elotes seeks beer permit, updates on Monday’s Alcohol Control commission meeting.

Dining & Drink: Foundry to close Aug. 26-29 for renovations. Don Neo’s Tacos & Elotes seeks beer permit, updates on Monday’s Alcohol Control commission meeting.

The Foundry will be closing for four days the last week of August (26-29) for some needed renovations. From The Foundry Instagram page: “Okay guys. You know how much we have added on to the Foundry since we opened. Originally it was Growlers with a few pints. Now we have expanded to package (bottles and… Read more

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Dining: Popeye’s due later this month in West Rome; hiring continues Monday.

Dining: Popeye’s due later this month in West Rome; hiring continues Monday.

  The return of Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen to West Rome is now days away. The group behind the West Rome location, Funky Chicken LLC, is posting updates on its Facebook page. Click here. One of the posts says the restaurant will reopen later this month; the other offers this about employment options: “Hiring: We are still… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Friday

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Friday

FLOYD LINDE MARIES STEAKHOUSE ON THE SQUARE, LLC 18 BROAD ST CAVE SPRING, GA 30124 Last Inspection Score: 87 SWEET P’S @ THE PALLADIUM 69 CHURCH ST ROME, GA 30161 Last Inspection Score: 92 BARTOW MCDONALD’S (CANYON PKWY) 11 CANYON PKWY CARTERSVILLE, GA 30120 Last Inspection Score: 96 SIXES TAVERN 650 HENDERSON DR CARTERSVILLE, GA… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Thursday. Two restaurants opening soon get perfect scores, Popeye’s and Chicken Salad Chick.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Thursday. Two restaurants opening soon get perfect scores, Popeye’s and Chicken Salad Chick.

  FLOYD Chicken Salad Chick, Martha Berry, 100. (Grand opening Aug. 27). La Scala, Broad Street, 77. Las Palmas, Shorter Avenue, 83. Popeye’s, Shorter Avenue, 100. (Checking opening date later today). Subway, East Rome Walmart, 85. BARTOW No reports. GORDON No reports. POLK Hibachi Express, Rockmart, 99. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Wednesday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Wednesday.

FLOYD No reports BARTOW Arby’s, West Avenue, 95. Bojangles, Main Street, 95. Fite Living Center, Cartersville, 92. Zaxby’s, Market Place, Cartersville, 96. GORDON Little Caesar’s, Calhoun, 81. POLK No reports. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Tuesday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Tuesday.

FLOYD The Foundry,  Fifth Avenue, 96. Waffle House, Martha Berry, Armuchee, 94. Waffle House, Shorter Avenue, 91. BARTOW No reports. GORDON Country Inn & Suites, Calhoun, breakfast, 100. POLK Jefferson’s, Cedartown, 86. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Dining & Drink:  Mac and cheese, already a menu item at Truett’s Chick-fil-A, now offered at other CFA locations. Shrimp boil to help Rome City Brewing kickoff college football season.

Dining & Drink: Mac and cheese, already a menu item at Truett’s Chick-fil-A, now offered at other CFA locations. Shrimp boil to help Rome City Brewing kickoff college football season.

    Rollout of mac & cheese at Chick-fil-A continues: Guests at Truett’s Chick-fil-A on Shorter Avenue have been ahead of the curve. Mac & Cheese has been available for a bit but other restaurants in the nation’s no. 3 fast-food restaurant system are adding it as a permanent menu option. It will debut at the… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Monday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Monday.

FLOYD Jeffersons, Broad Street, 82. Pasquales, Armuchee, 93. Pizza Hut, Lindale, 99. BARTOW No reports. GORDON No reports. POLK Owen’s barbecue, Cedartown, 87. Subway, Walmart, Cedartown, 81. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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