Current BeltLine Rules and Restrictions

Amber Randhawa What's Happening Around Atlanta

There has been a lot of talk over the past few weeks about whether or not public spaces used for recreation should stay open, and Georgia’s State Parks and the Atlanta BeltLine are often mentioned specifically. Community activists have even started a petition lobbying for the closure of these locations. Yesterday Governor Brian Kemp and Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms reiterated …

Closed….For a Good Cause

Amber Randhawa Giving Back, What's Happening Around Atlanta

Restaurants around Atlanta are handling the current social distancing measures in different ways. While their dining rooms are closed to patrons, many have converted to a bustling carry-out and delivery business, while others have closed temporarily, hoping to reopen when the current social distancing measures are no longer needed. Still others have shifted their kitchens to a noble cause, and …

Little Five Points and Candler Park Restaurants to Order From this Weekend

Amber Randhawa What's Happening Around Atlanta

If you’re located in the area of Little Five Points or Candler Park, we have some great suggestions for you on where to order food from this weekend. The restaurants below are open and ready to accept your orders for carry out, curbside delivery, or through you preferred food delivery app. But remember – check and see if they deliver …

What Exactly are the Current Rules for Alcohol Carryout and Delivery?

Amber Randhawa What's Happening Around Atlanta

Our constant refrain over the past few weeks is “shop local” and “support your local restaurants and breweries,” but many of you may still be unsure of what the law is in Georgia surrounding alcohol to-go and delivery sales. After all, it’s only been in the past decade that local municipalities in our state have rescinded their “blue laws” allowing …

Drive-In Concerts, and Other Creative Ways to Social Distance

Amber Randhawa What's Happening Around Atlanta

Take-out, delivery and curbside service at restaurants and even breweries is the new normal in Atlanta, where social distancing measures are preventing us from dining and drinking in our favorite establishments. Keeping as many employees working as possible and finding ways to keep regulars and new patrons coming in has become the main focus of restaurant and bar owners across …

How to Help Atlanta Restaurants Right Now

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Ordering delivery and carryout from your favorite Atlanta restaurant is not just your only option for enjoying their delicious meals right now, it’s also the best way you can help them stay afloat during the COVID-19 pandemic and required social distancing measures. We cannot urge our readers enough to continue supporting local businesses, but there are additional things you can …

What’s That Sound in Midtown?

Amber Randhawa What's Happening Around Atlanta

You can hear it every night at 8pm. It started with just a few neighbors, and now it has taken over an entire section of the city. Residents of apartments and condos throughout Midtown come out onto their balconies to cheer and applaud for the healthcare workers at nearby Emory University Hospital Midtown, who are working tirelessly amidst the COVID-19 …

Atlanta’s West Side Restaurants Need YOU!

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This week, Eater Magazine posted a list of West Side restaurants who are are open for delivery and take-out orders, even though dine-in service is currently suspended by the City of Atlanta. While this list is in no way comprehensive, it’s a great starting point for finding out who may be open in your area if you are a resident …