Category Archives: Dining

Dining: Public Health restaurant inspection scores for Wednesday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant inspection scores for Wednesday.

FLOYD Hampton Inn, breakfast, 97. M.J.’s Cafe, Shannon, 87. Shannon Dinner, 82. LongHorn, 87. Firehouse Subs, 100. BARTOW No restaurant reports. GORDON Open Frame, Calhoun, 93. America’s Best Inn, breakfast, 100. Panda Express, Calhoun, 95. POLK Meadow Lakes Golf Course, 97. CHATTOOGA Chattooga County Nutrition Center,  93. Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant inspection scores for Tuesday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant inspection scores for Tuesday.

FLOYD Almost Famous restaurant, 72. Applebee’s, 91. Dairy Queen/Shorter Avenue, 91. Evergreen Health, 91. Gardens of Rome, assisted living, Rome, 100. BARTOW No reports. GORDON Arby’s, Calhoun, 91. Dunkin Donuts, Calhoun, 96. La Quinta Inn, Calhoun, breakfast, 90. POLK Jefferson’s,  Rockmart, 95. Knucklehead Cafe, Rockmart (reopen), 100. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant inspection scores for Friday, Monday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant inspection scores for Friday, Monday.

FLOYD Don Neo food truck, 91. Spartan Smoothies, mobile, 93. SpeakCheesy food truck, 84. Zaxby’s. Shorter Avenue, 87. BARTOW No reports. GORDON Country Inn & Suites, breakfast, Calhoun, 100. POLK Vickie’s Country Kitchen, Cedartown, 96. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Dining: Long John Silver’s on Shorter Avenue now closed; apparently Calhoun as well. No changes at East Rome location on Turner McCall Boulevard.

Dining: Long John Silver’s on Shorter Avenue now closed; apparently Calhoun as well. No changes at East Rome location on Turner McCall Boulevard.

  Customers hoping to eat a quick seafood lunch after church on Sunday were surprised to find the Long John Silvers restaurant at 811 Shorter Avenue in West Rome now closed. A sign posted on doors and windows stated that owners GK Management, Inc. decided to cease business operations at the close of business on… Read more

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Dining: J-Dub’s Deli opening later this week in Six Mile area off U.S. 411 near U.S. 27

Dining: J-Dub’s Deli opening later this week in Six Mile area off U.S. 411 near U.S. 27

  The new J-Dub’s Deli will be opening later this week at 3082 Cave Spring Road, next to Dollar General in former Milano’s Pizza spot, in the Six Mile area. Owner Johnny Hann says he decided to open a restaurant to give workers in the Six Mile community another place to eat lunch. “We’ve got… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant inspection scores for Thursday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant inspection scores for Thursday.

FLOYD JANDY’S FROZEN YOGURT – MOBILE 715 TURNER MCCALL BLVD ROME, GA 30165 Last Inspection Score: 100 SUBWAY 818 TURNER MCCALL BLVD ROME, GA 30161 Last Inspection Score: 91 THE VOGUE 247 BROAD ST ROME, GA 30161 Last Inspection Score: 100 J DUBS 3082 CAVE SPRINGS RD ROME, GA 30161 Last Inspection Score: 100 A… Read more

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Dining: Little Caesars to build new East Rome location on Turner McCall Boulevard near Krystal. Barn Belly Burgers and Flea Market opens in Aragon.

Dining: Little Caesars to build new East Rome location on Turner McCall Boulevard near Krystal. Barn Belly Burgers and Flea Market opens in Aragon.

It appears Little Caesars has found a new place for its East Rome location. Plans have been filed with the Rome-Floyd Building Inspection office and with Rome-Floyd Planning Department for a new Little Caesars at 1710 Turner McCall Blvd., the site of the Magic Wand Car Wash. According to Artagus Newell, Planning Director, Quantum Restaurants… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant inspection scores for Wednesday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant inspection scores for Wednesday.

FLOYD OLIVE GARDEN 789 TURNER MCCALL BLVD NE ROME, GA 30161 Last Inspection Score: 88 BELLA ROMA GRILL 770 BRAVES BLVD ROME, GA 30165 Last Inspection Score: 97 SUBWAY 1921 SHORTER AVE ROME, GA 30165 Last Inspection Score: 91 RED LOBSTER 700 SHORTER AVE NW ROME, GA 30165 Last Inspection Score: 89 BARTOW BARNSLEY GARDEN… Read more

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Building housing O’Charley’s in Rome on the market; restaurant remains open with no changes pending.

Building housing O’Charley’s in Rome on the market; restaurant remains open with no changes pending.

  A key building is for sale on on Turner McCall — but nothing is changing when it comes to the business it houses. The home of O’Charley’s at 737 Turner McCall Blvd. is priced at $2,825,000. Built in 2007, it covers around 7,000 square feet with frontage along Turner McCall Boulevard. It opened as… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant inspection scores for Tuesday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant inspection scores for Tuesday.

FLOYD Almost Famous at Kellogg’s, 74. Subway, Lindale, 88. Sonic, Shorter Avenue, 84. BARTOW City Cellar & Loft, 100. GORDON Fairfield Inn & Suites, Calhoun, breakfast, 97. POLK Barn Belly Burgers, Aragon, 100. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant inspection scores for Monday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant inspection scores for Monday.

FLOYD Bojangles, Martha Berry Highway, 91. BARTOW Capri, Cartersville, 91. GORDON No reports. POLK No reports. CHATTOOGA No reports. Read more

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Dining: The craft beers are great — but be sure to try the expanding menus at Rome City Brewing Co., the Foundry Growler Bar as well.

Dining: The craft beers are great — but be sure to try the expanding menus at Rome City Brewing Co., the Foundry Growler Bar as well.

  They had us at beer cheese. And now ever-growing menus at two of Rome’s premiere craft beer experiences are drawing us back for more (the beers are great, too). Rome City Brewing Co.’s Tap Room above the craft brewing system at 333 Broad St. continues to dazzle with some of the most unique chicken… Read more

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Dining: Rockmart becoming a restaurant hub; Spice Street Grill opens Tuesday.

Dining: Rockmart becoming a restaurant hub; Spice Street Grill opens Tuesday.

So what’s with all the restaurant movement in Rockmart? In recent days, we’ve heard that: –Knucklehead Cafe is reopening later this month under new ownership at 217 W. Elm St. Eric Tant, a talented chef who was the director of food services at the previous establishment, is the new owner. Click Knucklehead -The former Sonic… Read more

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Dining: Del Taco plans restaurant in Calhoun, seeks bids for $750,000 project.

Dining: Del Taco plans restaurant in Calhoun, seeks bids for $750,000 project.

Del Taco next up for Calhoun: Rumored to be looking at Northwest Georgia for several years, bids for a Del Taco restaurant in Calhoun are sought through Aug. 14. The project value is listed at $750,000, according to bid records. Del Taco representatives says the restaurant will open late December or early 2019. The nearest… Read more

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