Nam Phuong – 01-09-2024

Thanks for the invite to dinner!  It was a great time meeting and eating with some smart, and accomplished folks in the Atlanta and D.C. AAHPI scene.  The Buford Hwy corridor definitely has so many communities and stories.  Congrats to Mayor John Park of Brookhaven for being the first Asian American mayor in all of […]

Rain Thai and Sushi Bar – Atlanta, GA

2345 Cheshire Bridge Rd NE suite 6, Atlanta, GA 30324 I’ve had the curry duck here twice!  I like it, as I’m a fan of the massaman type of sweet curry.  It might not be for everyone, but I think the pineapple and grapes really add to it.  The crispiness of the duck skin was […]

Batavia – Doraville, GA

3640 Shallowford Rd Doraville, GA 30340 Open Everyday from 10am – 11:30pm I really like Indonesian food, the flavor is very similar to our own home cooking.  Batavia is great because it’s a spin on the southern “1 meat and two veggies” plate.  I always run into a familiar face getting lunch because it’s a […]

The Halal Guys – Chamblee, GA

4929 Buford Hwy NE Chamblee, GA 30341 This place was crazy busy when it first opened.  Things have gone back to normal, and you never see lines wrapped around the building anymore.  I do like this type of food.  It’s a bit dry and plain to me though, as I really think Pita Palace is […]

Pita Palace – Atlanta, GA

1658 Lavista Rd NE Atlanta, GA 30329 Open everyday except Saturday! On the corner of Briarcliff and LaVista is Pita Palace, a great place for Israeli/Middle Eastern food.  I really like the softness of the pita bread, and the spice level of the spread.  You can definitely taste the minced jalapenos.  So if you just […]

Puras Tortas $.50 Tacos! :)

STATUS: No Longer $.50 cents!! 🙁 Plaza Fiesta Food Court 4166 Buford Hwy NE Atlanta, GA 30345 Puras Tortas is in the food court!  Get some tacos and play some classic games in the arcade! 🙂 Doing anything Wednesday? Because there’s a place that has $.50 tacos every Wednesday/Miercoles!!  The tacos are a bit smaller […]