Category Archives: Dining

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores from Thursday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores from Thursday.

FLOYD SUBWAY  1921 SHORTER AVE ROME, GA 30165 Last Inspection Score: 87 SUBWAY 818 TURNER MCCALL BLVD ROME, GA 30161 Last Inspection Score: 97 BARTOW PAPA JOHN’S PIZZA 7 S DIXIE AVE CARTERSVILLE, GA 30120 Last Inspection Score: 96 STARBUCKS COFFEE COMPANY 605 E MAIN ST CARTERSVILLE, GA 30120 Last Inspection Score: 100 HARDEE’S 104… Read more

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Insisting on cafe dining during the pandemic? It doesn’t get much better than Appalachian Grill in Cartersville.

Insisting on cafe dining during the pandemic? It doesn’t get much better than Appalachian Grill in Cartersville.

  What to know: The situation: Around 2 p.m. Saturday, 73 degrees, a 7-mph breeze and the natural sun screen provided by the bridge above Church Street. The requirement: Outdoor dining (cafe style if you prefer). Plus not looking for a particularly heavy meal at that hour. The solution: Another great meal at Appalachian Grill… Read more

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Dining: Last call at Brewhouse tonight; remodel, new name on the way. Nails Studio just about ready in Rome Center (former Jandy’s).

Dining: Last call at Brewhouse tonight; remodel, new name on the way. Nails Studio just about ready in Rome Center (former Jandy’s).

Tonight apparently is last call for Brewhouse Music & Grill in downtown Rome. The restaurant, bar and music venue is closing after tonight and will reopen following a remodel — and with a new name, according to signage on the door at 325 Broad St. We’re not sure exactly what is on the way. Eric… Read more

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Dining: Truett’s Chick-fil-A, mall restaurant add curbside service (app required). Updated menu adds brownie (thumbs up), Mocha Cream cold brew and another cup of coffee.

Dining: Truett’s Chick-fil-A, mall restaurant add curbside service (app required). Updated menu adds brownie (thumbs up), Mocha Cream cold brew and another cup of coffee.

  Truett’s Chick-fil-A on Shorter Avenue has added another safety and convenience step for customers. With the “sit down” portions of the restaurant still closed, Truett’s has expanded another service: Curbside pickup is now available. Using the Chick-fil-A app, customers can order and pay, and then arrive at designated spaces for their ready-to-go order. The… Read more

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Dining & Drink: Legends coming to Shorter Avenue; Speakcheesy goes mobile again — perhaps really mobile. Brewhouse changes; and Rome City Brewing to have a 333 feel.

Dining & Drink: Legends coming to Shorter Avenue; Speakcheesy goes mobile again — perhaps really mobile. Brewhouse changes; and Rome City Brewing to have a 333 feel.

Due next month, Legends Cafe & Grill is moving into the former of M&J Home Cooking location at 2214 Shorter Ave. just below the Redmond intersection. The early Facebook page advertises “whole wings” as well as regular wings and a lot of TVs. As for M&J: Regulars have been watching the restaurant and the Facebook… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores from Friday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores from Friday.

FLOYD No new reports. BARTOW COURTYARD 5400 HWY 20 CARTERSVILLE, GA 30121 Last Inspection Score: 100 GORDON AMERICA’S BEST INN BREAKFAST 1438 HWY 41 N CALHOUN, GA 30701 Last Inspection Score: 100 GEORGIA CUMBERLAND ACADEMY 397 ACADEMY DR CALHOUN, GA 30701 Last Inspection Score: 95 POLK THE HAPPY NUTRITION 206 N MAIN ST CEDARTOWN, GA… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Thursday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Thursday.

FLOYD Stanley’s on Broad, 100. Troy’s, 87. Georgia Highlands, Aladdin, 83.   BARTOW McDonald’s, West Avenue, 92. Subway, Emerson, 93. Johnny Mitchell’s Smokehouse, 99. Hampton Inn, Adairsville, breakfast,  94. GORDON Dub’s High on the Hog, 96. Tokyo Steakhouse, 82. POLK Rudy’s, Cedartown, 100. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Wednesday. 73 for Rome sandwich shop.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Wednesday. 73 for Rome sandwich shop.

FLOYD Huddle House, Sunset Drive, 90. Subway, Walmart in East Rome, 73. Previous score: 96 on Feb. 10. 2-2B Violation of Code: [511-6-1.03(5)(j)1&2] Observed personal drinks in unapproved containers (cans, reusable cups) and in improper areas of the kitchen (food prep areas). CA: Drinks were discarded/moved. Discussed the appropriate areas to store employee drinks and the requirement… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Tuesday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Tuesday.

FLOYD Berry, Java City, 100. Coosa Country Club Kitchen, 96. Snack bar, 97. Regional Youth Detention Center, 100. BARTOW Booth Museum, 100. Tallatoona Childhood Development, 100. GORDON Great Wall Restaurant, 96. POLK Van Wert Elementary, Rockmart, 99. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Monday,

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Monday,

FLOYD Coosa Middle, 100. Coosa High, 100. Pepperell Primary, 100. Courtyard, 98. Dos Bros., 86. BARTOW Dairy Queen, Joe Frank Harris Parkway, 96. Freddy’s Frozen Custard, 83. GORDON Taco House, 91. Frosty Kreme, 89. POLK Vickie’s Country Kitchen, Cedartown, 99. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Dining: Rome City Brewing Co. to permanently close brewery this week and transition to dining/lounge operation. Plenty of their crafted brews in stock for next few months.

Dining: Rome City Brewing Co. to permanently close brewery this week and transition to dining/lounge operation. Plenty of their crafted brews in stock for next few months.

By Natalie Simms nsimmshh@att.net Within the next month, Rome City Brewing Co. will close the brewery at 331 and 333 Broad St. with plans to transition to a dining and lounge operation until the property sells. Jay Shell says the pandemic hit the brewery hard that he co-owns with Dr. Trent Prault. So without taking on… Read more

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Updated: Cod Tail open in West Rome. Lumina Coffee Shop continues with drive-through service.

Updated: Cod Tail open in West Rome. Lumina Coffee Shop continues with drive-through service.

  Cod Tail of Roma enters a third week of service in West Rome in the former home of Sonny’s and, briefly, West End Grill. Extensive signing is now up as well as flags and banners announcing the site is open for business. You’ll find photos of the menu and other updates on the restaurant’s… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Friday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Friday.

FLOYD PEPPERELL MIDDLE SCHOOL 100 MCHENRY DR ROME, GA 30161 Last Inspection Score: 100 REDMOND REGIONAL COFFEE SHOP 501 REDMOND RD ROME, GA 30161 Last Inspection Score: 99 BARTOW ARBY’S 5655 HWY 20 NE CARTERSVILLE, GA 30120 Last Inspection Score: 96 BOJANGLES 459 E MAIN ST CARTERSVILLE, GA 30120 Last Inspection Score: 87 GORDON FAIRMOUNT… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Thursday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Thursday.

FLOYD Pepperell Elementary, 100. Pepperell High, 100. BARTOW Euharlee Elementary, 100. Woodland Middle, 100. Taco Bell, Main Street, 93. GORDON Fairmount Elementary, 100. POLK No reports. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Wednesday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Wednesday.

FLOYD Rome High, 100. Rome Middle, 96. Tallatoona, 96. BARTOW Burger King, Ga. 20, 96. Cass High School, 100. Emerson Elementary, 100. Red Top Middle School, 100. White Elementary, 100. GORDON Calhoun Complex, 100. Calhoun Middle/High schools, 97. POLK Eastside School, 100. Bull Dawgs Hot Dogs Mobile, 100. Base, 100. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Tuesday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Tuesday.

FLOYD Main Elementary, 97. Model Elementary, 100. West End Elementary, 100. Crawdaddy’s, 100. Taco Bell, Shorter Avenue, 100. BARTOW No reports. GORDON W.L. Swain School, 100. POLK No reports. CHATTOOGA Jim’s Place, 86. Little Caesar’s, 93. Thatcher’s barbecue, 97. Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Monday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Monday.

FLOYD Elm Street Elementary, 100. Johnson Elementary, 100. West Central Elementary, 97. Waffle House, Martha Berry, 82. Waffle House, Shorter Avenue, 91. BARTOW No reports. GORDON Max Tolbert School, 97. Duke’s, 93. Trackside Pizza, 92. POLK The West Theatre, 100. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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