Category Archives: Dining

Dining: La Scala adds wine, tapas area as part of latest update on Broad Street. Help wanted: Full-time oyster shucker at Crawdaddy’s. Hiring, construction continue at Del Taco in West Rome.

Dining: La Scala adds wine, tapas area as part of latest update on Broad Street. Help wanted: Full-time oyster shucker at Crawdaddy’s. Hiring, construction continue at Del Taco in West Rome.

La Scala Mediterranean Bistro adds tapas, wine spot: Anthony Barba’s latest update to La Scala at 413 Broad St. includes a beautiful addition of what is identified on Facebook as “our long-awaited wine and tapas expansion.” It features 48 wines by the glass as well as what’s described as a “unique approach to both tapas and… Read more

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Dining: Dos Bros Mexican Grill now open daily from 10:45 a.m. to 9 p.m. off Shorter Avenue

Dining: Dos Bros Mexican Grill now open daily from 10:45 a.m. to 9 p.m. off Shorter Avenue

Rome’s new Dos Bros Mexican Grill is now open off Shorter Avenue at Carter Avenue, next door to Mathis True Valley Hardware. This is the 10th location for the chain based in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Click here to read Hometown Headlines‘ previous interview with Kush Shah, restaurant co-founder. “Dos Bros #10 in Rome, Georgia is officially open… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Friday. 72/C for Adairsville restaurant.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Friday. 72/C for Adairsville restaurant.

FLOYD No reports BARTOW ADAIRSVILLE INN RESTAURANT 100 S MAIN ST ADAIRSVILLE, GA 30103 Last Inspection Score: 72/C Item Number OBSERVATIONS AND CORRECTIVE ACTIONS 1-2B Violation of Code: [511-6-1.03(3)(a)] Observed no certified food safety manager certification posted for public view. CA: PIC stated kitchen manager would attend a food safety manager class. Certification must be obtained within… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Thursday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Thursday.

FLOYD No reports BARTOW DOMINOS PIZZA (JFH PKWY) 851 JFH PKWY STE B CARTERSVILLE, GA 30120 Last Inspection Score: 92 TELLUS NORTHWEST GA SCIENCE MUSEUM 100 TELLUS DR WHITE, GA 30184 Last Inspection Score: 96 BARN BELLY BURGERS (MOBILE) 2536 ROME HWY ARAGON, GA 30104 Last Inspection Score: 88 GORDON No reports. POLK No reports.… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Wednesday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Wednesday.

FLOYD SHANE’S RIB SHACK 315 RIVERSIDE PKWY ROME, GA 30161 Last Inspection Score: 89 WAFFLE HOUSE- HWY 411 HWY 411 ROME, GA 30161 Last Inspection Score: 85 LITTLE CAESARS – WEST 2004 SHORTER AVE ROME, GA 30165 Last Inspection Score: 80 HARVEST MOON AT FORREST PLACE 436 BROAD ST ROME, GA 30161 Last Inspection Score:… Read more

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Dining: Little Caesar’s is ‘back and better than ever’ in East Rome. New shop offers drive-through, easier access.

Dining: Little Caesar’s is ‘back and better than ever’ in East Rome. New shop offers drive-through, easier access.

  If they didn’t sneak it in late Tuesday, you’ll see the new Little Caesar’s open for business today in East Rome. Michael Lover of Quantum Restaurants of Chattanooga said Tuesday afternoon that the store would open Tuesday or today. As late as 5:30 p.m., they still were getting everything ready. We’re pretty sure the hours will match… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Tuesday. 100 for Dos Bros off Shorter Avenue, opening soon.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Tuesday. 100 for Dos Bros off Shorter Avenue, opening soon.

FLOYD Dos Bros Fresh Mexican, Rome, 100. KFC, 92. Holiday Inn Express, breakfast, 79. La Quinta, breakfast, 78. BARTOW Cartersville High, 98. Taylorsville Elementary, 100. Firehouse Subs, Cartersville, 85. Santamaria Mini-Mart Restaurant, Cartersville, 100. GORDON No reports. POLK Russell’s, Cedartown, 88. CHATTOOGA China, Summerville, 90. El Pueblito, Summerville, 81. Wendy’s, Trion, 99. McDonald’s, Summerville, 95. Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Monday. 100 for new Little Caesar’s about to open.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Monday. 100 for new Little Caesar’s about to open.

FLOYD Little Caesar’s, Turner McCall, 100. Panera, 83. Ru San’s, 92. BARTOW Rancho Alegre, Cartersville, 88. Cartersville Elementary, 100. Southern Muggs, Cartersville, 81. Popeye’s, Martin Luther King Jr., 100. GORDON No reports. POLK Pirkle’s, Cedartown, 96. The Border, Cedartown, 87. CHATTOOGA Burger King,  Summerville, 91 Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Friday. U/54 for Summerville barbecue spot.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Friday. U/54 for Summerville barbecue spot.

FLOYD KRYSTAL – SHORTER 519 SHORTER AVE ROME, GA 30165 Last Inspection Score: 96 STARBUCKS – KROGER 1476 TURNER MCCALL BLVD ROME, GA 30161 Last Inspection Score: 96 MICHELLE’S HEALTHY MEALS ON WHEELS – BASE 715 CHARLTON ST ROME, GA 30165 Last Inspection Score: 100 MICHELLE’S HEALTHY MEALS ON WHEELS – MOBILE 715 CHARLTON ST… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Thursday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Thursday.

FLOYD Hardee’s, Turner McCal, 92. Krystal, Turner McCall, 89. Lumina Coffee, 91. BARTOW Cartersville Center for Nursing and Healing, 100. Fire it Up barbecue, mobile, 96. North Georgia Mercantile, White, 100. Pupuseria Dona Veronica, mobile, 87. GORDON No reports. POLK Subway on Piedmont, Rockmart, 81. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Wednesday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Wednesday.

FLOYD Burger King, Turner McCall, 96. Stonebridge Grill, 81. BARTOW Clear Creek Elementary,  Adairsville, 96. Country Pride, Cartersville, 91. Los Arcos, Cartersville, 91. Fire it Up BBQ, Cartersville, base and mobile, each 96. GORDON Pizza Hut, Calhoun, 99. POLK The Steak House, Rockmart, 88. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Business: Rome, Adairsville and Calhoun hotels join OYO chain of budget accommodations. Buffalo Luke’s almost ready in Calhoun.

Business: Rome, Adairsville and Calhoun hotels join OYO chain of budget accommodations. Buffalo Luke’s almost ready in Calhoun.

  OYO, a fast-growing chain in the states and no. 1 in India, is coming to Northwest Georgia. You’ve seen the signs off Turner McCall for several weeks anouncing “OYO coming soon.” A quick check shows the one-time Ramada/Country Hearth/Rodeway Inn is converting to OYO where rooms on Tuesday were renting for $28 per night.… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Tuesday. 69/U for Turner McCall restaurant.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Tuesday. 69/U for Turner McCall restaurant.

FLOYD Georgia Highlands College, Rome, 93. Hot Wings,  Etc., Maple Avenue, 94. La Parrilla, Rome, 96. Provino’s, 87. State Line Tavern, 85. Subway, Old Calhoun Road, 91. Krystal, Turner McCall, 69. Previous score: 86 on April 8. 2-2B Violation of Code: [511-6-1.03(5)(j)1&2] Observed personal drinks with no lid on ice machine and food in back. CA: discussed… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Monday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Monday.

FLOYD Arby’s, Martha Berry Highway, 86. Fuddruckers, 92. IHOP, 95. McDonald’s, Turner McCall, 86. Red Lobster, 90. Subway, Calhoun Road, 85. BARTOW Adairsville High, 100. Dragon Garden, Cartersville, 95. GORDON Calhoun Complex, 100. POLK KFC/Taco Bell, Rockmart, 93. CHATTOOGA Lyerly School, 96. Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Friday. A 53/U for Cartersville fast-food restaurant.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Friday. A 53/U for Cartersville fast-food restaurant.

FLOYD No reports BARTOW TALLATOONA EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT CENTER 15 FELTON PL CARTERSVILLE, GA 30120 Last Inspection Score: 100 CARTERSVILLE CITY SCHOOLS KIDS & COMPANY 323 S ERWIN ST CARTERSVILLE, GA 30120 Last Inspection Score: 100 POPEYES LOUISIANA KITCHEN 603 MARTIN LUTHER KING JR DR CARTERSVILLE, GA 30121 Last Inspection Score: 53/U  Report Number OBSERVATIONS… Read more

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