Category Archives: Dining

Dining. The ultimate combo meal next week: Popeye’s opens on Monday, Chicken Salad Chick on Tuesday.

Dining. The ultimate combo meal next week: Popeye’s opens on Monday, Chicken Salad Chick on Tuesday.

Rome’s two newest restaurants will premiere a day apart from each others, which might provide a little bit of relief for law enforcement expected on site to handle overflow traffic. It starts Monday with the return of Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen to West Rome. The franchisees, Funky Chicken LLC, has a post on Facebook telling fans “one more week… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Tuesday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Tuesday.

FLOYD Mellow Mushroom, Broad Street, 86. Taco Bell, Shorter Avenue, 97. BARTOW Cartersville Heights Care & Rehab, 84. Sleep Inn/Main Stay, breakfast, Emerson, 85. GORDON Open Frame, Calhoun, 96. POLK WNB Factory Wings & Burgers, Cedartown, 100. CHATTOOGA Little Caesar’s, Summerville, 87. Lyerly Drive-Thru, 92. Willow Tree, Summerville, 82.   Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Monday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Monday.

FLOYD Los Potros, Silver Creek, 90. Rome Crisis Stabilization Center, 75/C. Last inspection: 91 on Dec. 6. 1-2A Violation of Code: [511-6-1.03(1)(a)-(c)1,4,5,6-14,15, 16] Observed PIC unable to demonstrate knowledge of employee health policy, reporting agreement, and food safety. CA: All food service employees will be properly trained and re-trained.  New Violation. 1-2B Violation of Code: [511-6-1-.03(3)(d)] Observed CFSM unable… Read more

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Dining & Drink: Foundry to close Aug. 26-29 for renovations. Don Neo’s Tacos & Elotes seeks beer permit, updates on Monday’s Alcohol Control commission meeting.

Dining & Drink: Foundry to close Aug. 26-29 for renovations. Don Neo’s Tacos & Elotes seeks beer permit, updates on Monday’s Alcohol Control commission meeting.

The Foundry will be closing for four days the last week of August (26-29) for some needed renovations. From The Foundry Instagram page: “Okay guys. You know how much we have added on to the Foundry since we opened. Originally it was Growlers with a few pints. Now we have expanded to package (bottles and… Read more

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Dining: Popeye’s due later this month in West Rome; hiring continues Monday.

Dining: Popeye’s due later this month in West Rome; hiring continues Monday.

  The return of Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen to West Rome is now days away. The group behind the West Rome location, Funky Chicken LLC, is posting updates on its Facebook page. Click here. One of the posts says the restaurant will reopen later this month; the other offers this about employment options: “Hiring: We are still… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Friday

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Friday

FLOYD LINDE MARIES STEAKHOUSE ON THE SQUARE, LLC 18 BROAD ST CAVE SPRING, GA 30124 Last Inspection Score: 87 SWEET P’S @ THE PALLADIUM 69 CHURCH ST ROME, GA 30161 Last Inspection Score: 92 BARTOW MCDONALD’S (CANYON PKWY) 11 CANYON PKWY CARTERSVILLE, GA 30120 Last Inspection Score: 96 SIXES TAVERN 650 HENDERSON DR CARTERSVILLE, GA… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Thursday. Two restaurants opening soon get perfect scores, Popeye’s and Chicken Salad Chick.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Thursday. Two restaurants opening soon get perfect scores, Popeye’s and Chicken Salad Chick.

  FLOYD Chicken Salad Chick, Martha Berry, 100. (Grand opening Aug. 27). La Scala, Broad Street, 77. Las Palmas, Shorter Avenue, 83. Popeye’s, Shorter Avenue, 100. (Checking opening date later today). Subway, East Rome Walmart, 85. BARTOW No reports. GORDON No reports. POLK Hibachi Express, Rockmart, 99. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Wednesday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Wednesday.

FLOYD No reports BARTOW Arby’s, West Avenue, 95. Bojangles, Main Street, 95. Fite Living Center, Cartersville, 92. Zaxby’s, Market Place, Cartersville, 96. GORDON Little Caesar’s, Calhoun, 81. POLK No reports. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Tuesday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Tuesday.

FLOYD The Foundry,  Fifth Avenue, 96. Waffle House, Martha Berry, Armuchee, 94. Waffle House, Shorter Avenue, 91. BARTOW No reports. GORDON Country Inn & Suites, Calhoun, breakfast, 100. POLK Jefferson’s, Cedartown, 86. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Dining & Drink:  Mac and cheese, already a menu item at Truett’s Chick-fil-A, now offered at other CFA locations. Shrimp boil to help Rome City Brewing kickoff college football season.

Dining & Drink: Mac and cheese, already a menu item at Truett’s Chick-fil-A, now offered at other CFA locations. Shrimp boil to help Rome City Brewing kickoff college football season.

    Rollout of mac & cheese at Chick-fil-A continues: Guests at Truett’s Chick-fil-A on Shorter Avenue have been ahead of the curve. Mac & Cheese has been available for a bit but other restaurants in the nation’s no. 3 fast-food restaurant system are adding it as a permanent menu option. It will debut at the… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Monday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Monday.

FLOYD Jeffersons, Broad Street, 82. Pasquales, Armuchee, 93. Pizza Hut, Lindale, 99. BARTOW No reports. GORDON No reports. POLK Owen’s barbecue, Cedartown, 87. Subway, Walmart, Cedartown, 81. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Friday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Friday.

FLOYD REDMOND REGIONAL COFFEE SHOP 501 REDMOND RD ROME, GA 30161 Last Inspection Score: 96 BARTOW CHEESEBURGER BOBBYS 459 E MAIN STREET CARTERSVILLE, GA 30121 Last Inspection Score: 100 GORDON No reports. POLK KNUCKLEHEAD CAFE 217 W ELM ST ROCKMART, GA 30153 Last Inspection Score: 97 CHATTOOGA PIZZA HUT 9741 ROME BLVD SUMMERVILLE, GA 30747… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Thursday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Thursday.

FLOYD China Max, the mall, 96. Japan Cafe, the mall, 91. La Michoacana, Martha Berry, 100. Milano’s, the mall, 93. BARTOW No reports. GORDON Gordon County Justice Center, 96. POLK Polk Medical Center, 82. CHATTOOGA Henry’s, Summerville, 91. Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Wednesday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores for Wednesday.

FLOYD Stanley’s on Broad, 82. La Gondola, Shorter Avenue, 89. BARTOW Barn Belly Burgers, mobile, 100. GORDON Papa John’s, Calhoun, 92. POLK Crawdaddy’s, mobile unit, 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 No reports BARTOW CiCi’s Pizza, Cartersville, 91. Countryside Cafe, Cartersville, 88. GORDON No reports. POLK Taco Bell, Cedartown, 99. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Business: Little Caesar’s in East Rome picking up speed, to complete with Domino’s barely a block away. Redmond Urgent care changes hours at both sites. OMNOVA Solutions donates to Georgia Northwestern.

Business: Little Caesar’s in East Rome picking up speed, to complete with Domino’s barely a block away. Redmond Urgent care changes hours at both sites. OMNOVA Solutions donates to Georgia Northwestern.

It took a few weeks to get beyond demolition to actual foundation work but the pace of construction at Little Caesar’s on Turner McCall has certainly picked up. The store — at the former car wash next to Krystal — replaces the drive-up edition that was adjacent to the former Kmart off Hicks Drive. On… Read more

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