Category Archives: Dining

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Monday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Monday.

FLOYD Zaxby’s, Turner McCall, 100. BARTOW No reports. GORDON No reports. POLK Jefferson’s, Rockmart, 86. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Friday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Friday.

FLOYD A & B CREEKSIDE, LLC 23 OLD CEDARTOWN RD CAVE SPRING, GA 30124 Last Inspection Score: 91 BARTOW MARTIN’S (WEST AVE) 1214 W AVE AVE CARTERSVILLE, GA 30120 Last Inspection Score: 92 HIGH HARBOUR CONFERENCE CENTER 40 OLD SANDTOWN RD CARTERSVILLE, GA 30121 Last Inspection Score: 100 CHEESEBURGER BOBBYS 459 E MAIN STREET CARTERSVILLE,… Read more

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Dining: WNB Factory opens Cartersville restaurant after successful debut in Cedartown; chain nearing 50 locations.

Dining: WNB Factory opens Cartersville restaurant after successful debut in Cedartown; chain nearing 50 locations.

    WNB Factory opens second restaurant here, this time in Cartersville. A growing “wing and burger joint” had picked Cartersville for its second location in Northwest Georgia after opening at 1575 Rome Highway in Cedartown (near Walmart and Home Depot). With health inspections in hand, WNB Factory is in business at 855 Joe Frank… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Thursday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Thursday.

FLOYD No reports BARTOW Appalachian Grill, 100. Hong Kong, Cartersville, 96. McDonald’s, Ga. 20, 95. Sage Cottage, Adairsville, 96. GORDON No reports. POLK No reports. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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The Druck Report: Can we fill 2,000 seats in one block of restaurants in downtown Rome?

The Druck Report: Can we fill 2,000 seats in one block of restaurants in downtown Rome?

In context: Below please find Wednesday’s Rant of the Day from our podcast edition. We’re experimenting a bit with the podcast format now through Thanksgiving, bypassing the headlines section and getting to the Rant of the Day right from the start. We’re likewise adding a “print” version of the rant on our website. The first… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores Wednesday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores Wednesday.

FLOYD Brewhouse Music & Grill, 90. Checker’s, Broad Street, 91. Hardee’s, Cedartown Highway, 88. McDonald’s, Martha Berry, 91. Zaxby’s, Turner McCall, 77, BARTOW Tarasco’s, Cartersville, 87 WNB Factory, Joe Frank Harris Parkway, 99. GORDON No reports. POLK No reports. CHATTOOGA Tootsie’s, Trion, 94. Read more

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Updated: Sammy’s American Grill about 10 days away on Shorter Avenue. First bites at Lyrikz: It’s all about the onion rings (and Pennsylvania pretzels).

Updated: Sammy’s American Grill about 10 days away on Shorter Avenue. First bites at Lyrikz: It’s all about the onion rings (and Pennsylvania pretzels).

  Alto Plaza’s newest tenant is Sammy’s American Grill, featuring Phillies,wings, seafood and burgers. It is one of the two restaurants we mentioned recently looking at to specialize in Philly Cheesesteaks. Sammy Jaser is behind the new restaurant and ran a similar one in Chicago years ago. Look for Philly Cheesesteaks, burgers, veggie burgers, Chicago-style hot… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores Tuesday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores Tuesday.

FLOYD No reports BARTOW Maine Street, 95. Red Lobster, Cartersville, 97. Waffle House, Adairsville, 85. GORDON No reports. POLK No reports. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Dining: Aventine due Nov. 26; already booked for opening night.

Dining: Aventine due Nov. 26; already booked for opening night.

  Aventine to open a a week from tonight: Rome’s newest restaurant is scheduled to open Tuesday, Nov. 26, and based on a Facebook post, “we are currently booked for Opening Night, and other evenings are filling quickly.” The restaurant is at 401 W. Third St. adjacent to the tennis courts just about a block off Fifth… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Monday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Monday.

FLOYD Shrimp Boat, 82. Renaissance Marquis, 100. Log Cabin Smokehouse, 80. BARTOW Water Tower Grill, Legacy Way, Adairsville, 96. GORDON No reports. POLK No reports. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Dining: Buffalo Luke’s opening Tuesday in Calhoun, job fair on Monday. Barn Belly Burgers in Aragon expanding hours, menu options.

Dining: Buffalo Luke’s opening Tuesday in Calhoun, job fair on Monday. Barn Belly Burgers in Aragon expanding hours, menu options.

  Buffalo Luke’s, the new restaurant coming to the former Cheeseburger Bobby’s location at 273 Highway 53 in Calhoun, is slated to open on Tuesday, Nov. 19. The menu is focused on wings, burgers and tenders. Manager Clint Carter says he still needs to hire about 10 more employees and will be having a job fair… Read more

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Dining: New ‘Brunch Bill’ in effect today. Local restaurants eager to offer liquor sales at 11 a.m. with brunch menu.

Dining: New ‘Brunch Bill’ in effect today. Local restaurants eager to offer liquor sales at 11 a.m. with brunch menu.

  The new ‘Brunch Bill’ goes into effect today now allowing Sunday liquor sales at restaurants beginning at 11 a.m. (it was previously 12:30 p.m.). The bill passed by almost two-thirds of the vote: 1,925 people voted yes vs. 1,019 voting no. Local restaurants are excited to serve alcoholic beverages with their brunch service today.… Read more

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Dining: Duke’s Wings & Seafood’s second try on Broad Street appears closed.

Dining: Duke’s Wings & Seafood’s second try on Broad Street appears closed.

    It appears Duke’s Wings & Seafood’s second attempt on Broad Street in downtown Rome is closed. The lights were out Friday morning and during the lunch rush at 315 Broad St. A call to the restaurant’s main number went straight to a recording about the number being changed and a new number not… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Friday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Friday.

FLOYD COUNTRY INN & SUITES – CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST 231 HIGHWAY 411 ROME, GA 30161 Last Inspection Score: 91 FUDDRUCKERS – MOBILE 595 RIVERSIDE PKWY ROME, GA 30161 Last Inspection Score: 83 FUDDRUCKERS-BASE 595 RIVERSIDE PKWY ROME, GA 30161 Last Inspection Score: 92 BARTOW ADAIRSVILLE INN RESTAURANT 100 S MAIN ST ADAIRSVILLE, GA 30103 Last Inspection… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Thursday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Thursday.

FLOYD Jandy’s Turner McCall, 100. Mobile unit, 100. BARTOW Wendy’s, West Avenue, Cartersville: 100. GORDON No reports. POLK No reports. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Dining: Sage Cottage in Adairsville begins Sunday brunch service (with Facebook coupon). O’Charley’s restaurant, land for sale; no change in hours or operations. Updates on Sunday restaurant alcohol sales.

Dining: Sage Cottage in Adairsville begins Sunday brunch service (with Facebook coupon). O’Charley’s restaurant, land for sale; no change in hours or operations. Updates on Sunday restaurant alcohol sales.

Sage Cottage’s new ownership starts brunch service this Sunday. “For our first Sunday Brunch on 11/17/19, our main course selection will be as follows: Homemade Meatloaf with a sweet and spicy ketchup glaze; Pecan Crusted Chicken paired with a delicious mustard sauce, Roasted Red Potatoes perfectly seasoned, Green Beans cooked to perfection and as a vegetarian… Read more

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